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Maintenance Team Lead - 3rd Shift

Company: Eagle Foods, LLC
Location: Waukegan
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Eagle Foodsis a leading producer and marketer of canned sweetened condensed milk (SCM), evaporated milk (EVAP) products, and snack foods. Eagle was established in 2015 as a carve-out from The J.M. Smucker Company and subsequently has completed three key acquisitions:Eagle Foods represents a unique scale platform with both Branded and Private Label offerings and is currently the largest independent player of scale in its categories.Current brands include:Eagle Brands: Since 1856, Eagle Brand has been a strong player in the condensed milk space. Currently, the sweetened condensed milk comes in regular and fat-free. Eagle is the 1 brand in SCM with a premium price and high-level brand awareness. Other canned milks brands include Magnolia, PET, and Milnot.Cretors: Cretors produces popcorn using real, simple high-quality ingredients. The unique artisanal process had been passed down for the past 130 years. Products include: Cheese & Caramel Mix, Cheese Lovers Mix, Buffalo Ranch Mix, Honey Butter Kettle Corn, Organic Chile Jalapeno White Cheddar, Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Organic White Cheddar, Organic Dill Pickle, Cheddar Cheese Corn, Caramel Corn and more.Popcorn Indiana: Popcorn, Indiana is an innovator of popcorn and whole grain snacks. All Popcorn, Indiana products are made from non-GMO corn and contain whole grains. Products include a line of flavored classic popcorn as well as Drizzlecorn (Kettle Corn drizzled with milk chocolate). Popcorn Indiana has a strong brand heritage and consumer awareness.Monster Pop:Monster Pop is a healthy, delicious and fun treat for kids to enjoy. It is healthy, natural, gluten-free. It comes in flavors like: Finger lickin Pizza, Big-Time Butter, Cheeserific Cheese and Kooky Kettle.Crispy Fries:Crispy Fries are restaurant inspired, crispy, crunchy fries that you can enjoy at home. Made from 100% potato they are the perfect snack to enjoy at any time during the day. Crispy Fries come in 5 delicious flavors: Sea Salt, Hot, Bacon Cheddar, Salt & Vinegar and Ketchup.Skinny Sticks (formerly Hi Im Skinny):Skinny Sticks are branded snacks that use only the highest quality ingredients for better taste and quality; without cholesterol, trans fats, and artificial flavors and preservatives. All snacks are vegan, certified gluten-free, and are certified Kosher.Eagle foods has a Private Label business and is currently the 1 Private Label manufacturer in both SCM and EVAP and 3 manufacturer of RTE popcorn. Eagle Foods markets and distributes through many U.S. retail channels, which include grocery stores, club stores and mass merchandisers, as well as foodservice and export, U.S. military, and private label business.To date, total net sales are $325-$350 million with projected next 12 months EBITDA of over $50 million.Sign on bonus is subject to a 2-year repayment agreenment. Payments will be made after being employed for 90 Days and 1 year.Ensure that all team members of the maintenance department are properly trained by providing guidance and coaching, evaluation and foster development for team members (i.e Onboarding & training)Participate and collaborate on special projects with production and engineering Works with maintenance storeroom coordinator to ensure proper kitting for scheduled jobsActively manages the onsite work of all third-party repairs for facilityIdentifies scenarios where repairs, parts, or equipment failure should be covered under warrantyAssess daily line performance in conjunction with supervisor utilizing RedZone Train, motivate and direct employees to adhere to safe work methods and standardsLeads daily inter shift communication meetingsAssume ownership of preventive maintenance activitiesContinuously evaluate PM activities and frequencies to ensure optimum use of manpower and resources in maximizing equipment reliability.Identify departmental work requirements and communicates to the team what is upcoming Documents the details of work performed and the completion of all work orders in asset management system (ManagerPlus) Assist and execute capital projects and machine rebuildsContribute to and generate breakdown analysis documents to prevent repeat problems Improve problem solving and breakdown analysis techniques of maintenance staff via specialized trainingSuggest changes to PMs accordingly with recommendations for improvementReview and contribute to the success of plant assests min/max programCross train leads within the maintenance departmentRecommend strategies for efficient operation of maintenance department, including development and implementation of projectsAbility to read and interpret safety documentation, blueprints, instruction manuals, schematics, operating and maintenance instructions, and mechanical drawingsAbility to write routine reports and correspondenceRework and rebuild mechanical pneumatic and hydraulic systemsPerform the proper electrical and mechanical troubleshooting on all plant equipment and machinerySafely operate high-lift equipment for overhead workSafely operate machine tools such as lathes, mills, saws, grinders and welding equipmentTrain, preform and comply with LOTOOther duties as assignedHigh School Diploma or GED Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite in addition to knowledge of manufacturing processes and procedures.4-6 years of mechanical/electrical technician experience. Supervisory experience preferred.Fluency in English and Spanish preferredFork-lift operation experience preferred.Ability to work overtime as requiredWorking knowledge of electricity

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