About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing

Department: 06 - 00 Manufacturing

Date Published: 12-Oct-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

PURPOSE – The Maintenance Tech position will be responsible for maintaining- troubleshooting and repairing plant equipment to help ensure continuous plant operations and production requirements.

  • Has ability to troubleshoot and repair electrical controls- circuits- mechanical and pneumatic components and systems.
  • Has demonstrated knowledge of AC and DC electrical theory and functional understanding of 3 phase motor control circuits.
  • Has demonstrated ability and understanding of Allen Bradley PLCs- remote sensor interfaces- HMI- VFDs and other automated controls and can troubleshoot same.
  • Performs maintenance and repairs to all manufacturing and facility equipment and systems
  • Performs preventive maintenance activities on production- processing and plant equipment and systems.
  • Has knowledge of predictive practices such as thermography- vibration analysis- and acoustical analysis. 
  • Order parts as necessary.
  • Able to follow directions and work unsupervised at times.
  • Experience with fork lift- boom lift and scissor lift operation.
  • Familiar with Microsoft office programs such as Word- Excel and Outlook.
  • Accurately fills out all required paperwork.
  • Ability to work scheduled and unscheduled overtime and shift flexibility.
  • Operates equipment and works safely- follows all GMP guidelines and keeps work area clean.
  •  Participates in meetings and trains others
  •  Can operate simple shop equipment. (i.e.- drills- saws- grinders- and sanders)
  •  Fills in for other positions as necessary.
  • Supports the Jacksonville plant FSQ and QRMP initiatives on any and all procedures/programs pertaining to product safety.
  • Additional responsibilities of this position include assisting in the creation of a culture of safety and health by performing work safely in accordance with all company safety procedures. Operates equipment safely and reports any unsafe work conditions or practice to supervisor.  Occupational safety and health performance is measured in this position
  • Other duties as assigned

ABILITY /EXPERIENCE/COMPETENCIES-

  • A minimum of 1 year experience in a manufacturing/production environment
  • High School or GED required- Technical Certificate or Associate degree preferred
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must have own hand tools to perform all job duties

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity