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Maintenance Mechanic

Location: Bensenville, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $50,000.00 - $75,000.00
Hourly: $24.00 - $28.00
Date: 11/17/2017
Job ID: 02510202
Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic

  • Our client is a $10 billion food manufacturing facility located in Bensenville, IL
  • They are part of a larger organization that offers great benefits, a lot of overtime, and a great team environment
  • The facility is in the process of adding 2 mechanics to their operation due to increasing the footprint of the facility and adding 2 automated facilities
  • These jobs will be on 2nd or 3rd shift
  • People who we have placed at this company describe them as fast paced, good challenge, respectful and place that cares about their employees successes
  • Local candidates required and sponsorship is not available

Position Responsibilities
  • Provide technical support for efficient troubleshooting to maximize efficiencies and limit downtime 
  • Maintain and repair equipment in operation, which includes packaging equipment, extruders, pumps, motors, conveyors, presses, PLC’s, VFD’s and similar equipment.
  • Repair, maintain, and troubleshoot machinery to ensure continuous production operations
  • Perform electrical and mechanical troubleshooting
  • Provide scheduled PM's
  • Be proactive and run projects to ensure operation runs smoothly.  
  • Work with a highly skilled, well tenured team of 20+ mechanics and electricians 
Job Qualifications:
  • Prefer Associates or other technical discipline or an equivalent combination of training and experience
  • 1-10 years of maintenance experience within in a manufacturing environment.  Food experience is preferred but not required
  • Equally qualified with electrical and mechanical troubleshooting
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience with Allen Bradley PLC controllers and variance frequency drives (VFD’s) is a plus. 
  • Programming experience is a plus
  • Experience troubleshooting motors, conveyors, packaging equipment, pumps, VFD's, robotics, hydraulics and pneumatics
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude and punctual


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