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Posted: Wednesday, January 4, 2017 12:09 AM


Company Name: ConAgra Brands

Location: Russellville, AR
Employment type: Full Time

Our Russellville AR manufacturing facility has immediate openings for Team Leaders in the Maintenance Department. We are looking for both seasoned professionals and new college grads that want a career. We offer outstanding benefits and competitive salaries.

Job Summary
Team Leaders identify, manage and execute the plants process improvement opportunities. They lead the production and/or maintenance team members to attain production and quality goals. Team Leaders identify problems or bottlenecks in production processes and resolve issues. All team members support one another for continuous improvement in safety, quality, cost, increased uptime and customer service. We believe in servant leadership, treating people fairly and working together toward a common goal.

Position Responsibilities
• Work closely with cross functional teams to plan, implement, lead and execute actions that will assist in the ConAgra Performance System implementation and improvements
• Work closely with the Maintenance and Production Teams to create an Autonomous Maintenance work culture and run to target
• Provide employee coaching and training to ensure team members understand and perform to expectations
• Execute the daily work schedule
• Attend and/or lead production daily direction setting meetings
• Respond to team members needs before they reach the point of a grievance or complaint
• Function with limited direct supervision

Position Qualifications
• A four year degree in Business, Food Science, Agricultural Sciences or Engineering. Other degrees will be considered along with lifetime achievement experience (in management)
• For seasoned professionals we require a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a maintenance role in food-processing, New graduates must have a strong desire to succeed in the food industry.
• Mechanical Aptitude to understand the operation and troubleshooting of manufacturing equipment.
• Flexible work schedules including nights and weekends
• Must be self-motivated and successful in mentoring and training others
• Excellent communication, interpersonal, problem solving, organization and follow through skills.
• Strong PC skills with MS office programs (SAP and LEDS a plus)
• Ability to function in a highly demanding environment, multitask and set priorities
• If you meet our requirements and are looking for an exciting career with growth opportunities we would like review your resume.

Qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter to: or

**ConAgra is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

• Location: Fort Smith, Russellville, AR

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