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Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Manufacturing
Years Experience: 2-4 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: June 23, 2022
Job Location:

Richmond, BC
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Job Description

Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. We have a rich heritage of making great food, and a team that’s passionate about innovation and growth. Conagra offers choices for every occasion through iconic brands, such as Hunts, Aylmer, Marie Callender's, Healthy Choice, Slim Jim, VH Sauces, Pogo and Vlasic, and emerging brands, including Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP, Duke's, Earth Balance, Gardein, and Frontera.

We pride ourselves on having the most impactful, energized and inclusive culture in the food industry. For more information, visit

Conagra Brands est une des principales entreprises d’aliments de marque en Amérique du Nord. Son histoire est jalonnée de grands succès alimentaires qui sont le fruit du travail d’une équipe passionnée par l’innovation et la croissance. Conagra offre des choix pour toute occasion grâce a des marques réputées comme Hunt’s, Aylmer, Marie Callender's, Healthy Choice, Slim Jim, les sauces VH, Pogo, Vlasic et des marques émergentes, dont Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP, Duke's, Earth Balance, Gardein et Frontera.

Nous sommes très fiers d’avoir la culture la plus influente, la plus dynamique et la plus inclusive du secteur alimentaire. Pour en savoir plus, visitez

Conagra Brands is oneofNorth America'sleadingbranded food companies with an established presence in Canada.We have a rich heritage of making great food, and a team in Richmond, British Columbia that’s passionate about innovation and growth.Conagra offers choices for every occasion through iconic and emerging brands like Gardein (made in Richmond, British Columbia), Healthy Choice, Hunt's, Aylmer, Snack Pack, Orville Redenbacher’s, Chef Boyardee and Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP.

Our Canadian manufacturing facilities are in Richmond, British Columbia, Boisbriand, Quebec, and Dresden, Ontario. We also have Canadian offices in Mississauga, Ontario and Boisbriand, Quebec.

Conagra is proud to have the most impactful, energized and inclusive culture in food. To find your next job in Canada, visit For more information about our Gardein plant-based food products in Canada, visit

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Millwright shares the responsibility for the timely and quality repair and preventative maintenance of plant machinery and equipment to minimize downtime, maintain the life of equipment and ensure safe and efficient operations.

This position is night shift of 12 hours and rotation.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot/ diagnose equipment failure and carryout repairs
  • Work around and in close proximity of rotating (operating) equipment in order to diagnose suspected probable failures
  • Conduct regular preventive maintenance to reduce down time
  • Install and dismantle machinery and equipment according to plans which involves working at heights, climbing ladders and using mobile equipment.
  • Determining parts required for repairs and replacement
  • Operate mobile equipment used in the repair, installation or fabrication of equipment including but not limited to lathes, welders, milling machine, drills, grinders, hammers, wrenches, blow torches and other variety of power tools.
  • Report any food safety and/or quality issues to the Lead Hand and or Supervisor to ensure appropriate resolution
  • Participate in improving operations through effective planning and scheduling of building and equipment maintenance activities and resources
  • Prepared all aspect of the maintenance department to ensure that equipment and building are operating effectively
  • Complete assigned and schedules work orders and carry out preventive maintenance
  • Manage capital and operating expenses for maintenance within budgets and forecasts
  • Follow all maintenance procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory codes while maintaining a safe workplace environment
  • Request for procurement and arrange for direct building and equipment maintenance/repair, parts and services
  • Comply with and follow all safety regulations including Work Safe BC regulations and Garden Protein International plant rules and regulations
  • Follow all company policies and procedures, including: GMP, SQF, HACCP, Health & Safety, Attendance, etc.
  • Work in varying conditions (hot/cold) environment and enclosed rooms during night and day shifts.
  • Move machinery and equipment using hoists, dollies, rollers, pallet jacks and forklifts.
  • Cleaning, lubricating and performing other duties as assigned.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years’ experience in an industrial/food processing environment an asset.
  • Red Seal Ticket
  • Industrial mechanics and electrical background (PLC knowledge an asset).

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to identify and solve problems
  • Product and production process knowledge
  • Knowledge of facility equipment and machinery
  • Able to perform physical tasks that require frequent bending and twisting throughout the shift
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize workload and effectively meet deadlines
  • Able to perform repetitive hand movements
  • Strong time management skills, and ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Highly organized, efficient and detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently and in teams
  • Able to perform some keyboarding functions
  • Able to communicate and maintain working relationship with coworkers

Working Hours:

  • 6:00am to 6:00pm; or
  • 6:00pm to 6:00am

We care about your total well-being and will support you with the following:

  • Health: Company paid Health & Dental Benefits, Accident and Disability insurance, Health Spending account and Wellness Spending Account
  • Wealth: Great compensation, Wealth Accumulation Program
  • Growth: Onsite training, individual development plans for employees
  • Balance: Paid-time off, Confidential Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Best Doctors referral service

Conagra Brands 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, or any other protected factor.

A titre d'employeur souscrivant au principe de l'égalité d'accès a l'emploi, Conagra Brand considère les candidats qui sont qualifiés pour les offres d'emplois sans égard a la race, la couleur, les croyances religieuses, l'origine, le sexe, l'orientation sexuelle, l'identité de genre, la langue parlée, l'âge, le handicap ou tout autre facteur discriminatoire.


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