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Maintenance Mechanic

Location: South Elgin, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $60,000.00 - $85,000.00
Hourly: $24.00 - $28.00
Date: 12/21/2017
Job ID: 02497060
Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic

  • Foods manufacturer is presently searching for a Maintenance Mechanic to join their state of the art facility.  
  • They have multiple locations throughout the Chicago area and across the US.  This role is located in the western suburbs plant.
  • This facility is over 1 million square feet and is full automated with brand new equipment including: high-speed packaging, ovens, blast freezers, mixers, blenders, conveyors, robotics, palletizers and similar
  • Our client is expanding and is adding 2 Maintenance Mechanics, one on 1st shift and one on 3rd shift 
Position Responsibilities
  • Meet plant objectives in safety, quality, cost and customer care
  • Run projects to ensure equipment is running properly
  • Provide technical support for efficient troubleshooting / problem solving activities and maintenance repair to maximize efficiencies and limit downtime
  • Maintain and repair all equipment in operation which includes pumps, motors, conveyors, presses, processing equipment, PLC’s, VFD’s, robotics, palletizers, case erectors and much more
  • Troubleshoot PLC’s
  • Maintain and repair electrical and mechanical issues
  • Pipefitting, and other general maintenance duties
Job Qualifications:
  • Prefer Associates or other technical discipline or an equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Must have 3+ years of maintenance manufacturing experience required.   Open to any industry as long as its manufacturing
  • Strong mechanical and electrical skills
  • Experience with mechanical, hydraulics, pipefitting and pneumatics
  • Able to troubleshoot PLC’s, servo’s and VFD’s is a plus
  • Experience with fabrication or welding is desired
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude, moldable, energetic and punctual


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