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Maintenance II

Company: Cargill
Location: Lake Odessa
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job Level: HourlyJob Type: Hourly Full TimeWant to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.

Job Location: Lake Odessa, MI
Job Type: Full Time
Shift: 2nd
Compensation: $24 - $29.10/h
Sign-On Bonus: $3000


  • $2 shift differential from 2:00pm - 6:00am
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Insurance
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 401(k) with Cargill matching contributions
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Short-Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Discounts
    Principal Accountabilities
    • Troubleshoot equipment with minimal supervision and communicate the status of the equipment to maintenance management and other departments
    • Utilize parts in inventory to repair equipment and follow procedures in documenting what is issued out
    • Using hand tools to perform maintenance on production machinery
    • Ensuring food safety and quality
    • Cleanliness and housekeeping
    • Responding to radio calls from other departments (production, food safety, safety, etc) for maintenance related actions
    • Communicating with other departments and other maintenance shifts to ensure proper pass down of maintenance related issues to the next shift.
    • Documenting daily work assigned on paper and also in the maintenance management system (SAP)
    • All job duties may be revised by the supervisor when necessary to accommodate business needs. The descriptions are general guidelines of expectations but may not include all responsibilities of the position.
      Required Qualifications
      • Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship
      • Must be 18 years or older
      • Ability to read, write, and speak English.
      • Good communication skills - reading, verbal, and written.
      • 2 years of Maintenance experience or completion of technical college degree in related field.
      • Ability to read & interpret detail blueprints and other technical documents
      • Basic understanding of electrical Fundamentals
      • Basic computer skills including being proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
      • Able to lift 50 lbs at a time
      • Ability to operate and set up machines using manuals
      • Ability to troubleshoot and isolate malfunctions on production equipment and show mechanical aptitude
      • Ability to work in a cold environment (40 degrees or less), for up to eight (8) hours per day
        Preferred Qualifications
        • Food Safety in a manufacturing environment
        • Previous leadership experience
        • 5+ years of Maintenance experience or completion of technical college degree in related field.
        • Familiarity with SAP and maintenance scheduling software
        • Ability to rebuild and repair pump valve cylinders, gear reducers, self-aligning bearings, and other related components
        • Continuous work history in the last 12 months
          Considered candidates will receive a phone call from a (952) area code. Please note that this position does not include relocation reimbursement.

          US COVID-19 Vaccination Update: Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate them. Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status. Employees may be required to wear masks, depending on requirements of the business and public health requirements based on the spread of COVID in the community.

          Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

Keywords: Cargill, Grand Rapids , Maintenance II, Professions , Lake Odessa, Michigan

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