Kraft Heinz Powerhouse Operator in Columbia, Missouri

The Kraft Heinz Company is revolutionizing the food industry – we will be the most profitable food company powered by the most talented people with unwavering commitment to our communities, leading brands and highest product quality in every category in which we compete. As a global powerhouse, Kraft Heinz represents over $26 billion in revenue and is the 5th largest food and beverage company in the world. At Kraft Heinz, to be the BEST food company, growing a BETTER world is more than a dream – it is our GLOBAL VISION. To be the best, we want the best – best brands, best practices and, most importantly, the best people.

Job Description

Under the direction of the Powerhouse Lead, the powerhouse operator is responsible for the safe, efficient and reliable maintenance and monitoring of the steam generating boilers and related equipment, hot water systems, ammonia refrigeration compressors and related equipment, compressed air equipment, plant vacuum pumps and fire alarm system.

Familiarity with basic and advanced hand and power tools including tubing benders, welders, grinders, and sheet metal. Requires maintaining constant compliance of emergency equipment, including the ability to properly wear respiratory equipment (For FIT Test), and maintenance of PPE which requires passing a yearly medical physical. The job expectations are to work from brief verbal as well as moderately complex written instructions.

Position Highlights:

  • Utility log rounds and meter readings

  • Operation of Boilers, Ammonia system, Water system, Compressed air system

  • Facility repairs and maintenance including doors, drains, exhaust fans etc. and PM’s

  • Required to be a HAZWOPER team member

  • Maintain good Housekeeping without direction

  • General Plumbing skills including PVC, black iron, copper and stainless steel

  • Assist with energy savings and plant improvements

  • Preferred experience with pipefitting, plumbing, rebuilding pumps, gearboxes, welding, layout and fabrication, mechanical drawings

Position Qualifications:

  • 2 years’ experience or technical training in the following areas (Refrigeration, Boiler operation, water treatment)

  • Must take cardio pulmonary test

  • Good communication/teamwork skills

  • Willing to train on overtime

  • Willing to work holidays

EEO Statement

Kraft Heinz is an EO employer – Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled and other protected categories

Location(s)Columbia Plant

The Kraft Heinz Company is revolutionizing the food industry – we will be the most profitable food company powered by the most talented people with unwavering commitment to our communities, leading brands and highest product quality in every category in which we compete. As a global powerhouse, Kraft Heinz represents over $26 billion in revenue and is the 5th largest food and beverage company in the world. At Kraft Heinz, to be the BEST food company, growing a BETTER world is more than a dream – it is our GLOBAL VISION. To be the best, we want the best – best brands, best practices and, most importantly, the best people.