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Mechanic - Maintenance Tech - 2nd Shift
Department: MFG Maintenance
Position Type: Employee
Position Reports To: MFG Maintenance Resource Leader
Position Supervises: N/A
Pay Level: Hourly
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
Perform tasks related to preventative maintenance, mechanical machine repairs, inspection and testing of equipment, building maintenance and specific projects. Perform all jobs safely, efficiently and accurately to maintain and improve the performance of the entire plant in the areas of Safety, Quality, Reliability (SQR) and our Customer 1st strategy. Provide leadership that embodies our 7 Kroger Manufacturing High Performance Work System principles. Demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.
Essential Job Functions:
Install, maintain and repair machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems in the facility.
Set up and use of machine tools such as lathe, grinder, drill press and milling machine to repair or fabricate parts.
Troubleshoot issues, repair failures of production and facility equipment to ensure maximum efficiency and effectiveness.
Complete assigned work orders.
Maintain maintenance area in a clean and orderly fashion.
Utilize maintenance systems as necessary to complete daily, weekly, monthly duties.
Operate material handling equipment safely.
Enter information in the systems to document work order completion.
Provide support to team in the predictive and preventative maintenance program.
Participate and actively support all plant initiatives.
Organize and define tasks with minimal supervision.
Follow established programs, policies and practices to produce safe quality foods that meet regulatory and company requirements.
Support the development, implementation, maintenance, and ongoing improvement of the SQF 2000 Systems.
Accountable to the Kroger Manufacturing Food Safety and Quality Principles.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Minimum Position Qualifications:
Must be at least 18 years of age
High School Diploma or GED
Proficient knowledge and ability in welding, as well as electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems
Strong attention to detail with high degree of accuracy and precision
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Strong planning, prioritization, and organizational skills
Ability to meet deadlines with limited supervision
Basic computer use knowledge and skills
Self-motivated and self-directed
Flexible to work any shift as needed
Desired Previous Job Experience:
2+ years maintenance mechanic experience
Leadership Behaviors: Achieves Results through Teamwork, Coaches and Develops Others, Communicates Effectively and Candidly, Executes with Excellence, Leads Change and Innovation, Leads through Positive Influence, Provides Clear and Strategic Direction, Puts the Customer First. For more information on the Kroger Leadership Behavior model, click here.
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Nearest Major Market: Paducah
About the company
Kroger, one of the world’s largest retailers, employs more than 339,000 associates who serve customers in 2,425 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 31 states under two dozen local banner names including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smith's. The company also operates 789 convenience stores, 337 fine jewelry stores, 1,109 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food processing plants in the U.S. Kroger also operates over 80 “The Little Clinic” retail healthcare sites inside select Kroger, King Sooper and Fry’s stores.
Recognized by Forbes as the most generous company in America, Kroger supports hunger relief, breast cancer awareness, the military and their families, and more than 30,000 schools and grassroots organizations in the communities it serves. Kroger contributes food and funds equal to 160 million meals a year through more than 80 Feeding America food bank partners. For more information please visit Kroger.com.