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Maintenance Mechanic – 1st shift

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00
Date: 12/21/2017
Job ID: 02537597
Job Description
Maintenance Mechanic – 1st shift  
  • Top quality meat manufacturer recently expanded and is adding a 1st shift Maintenance Mechanic to the team. 
  • This role will be responsible for maintaining all the packaging equipment and supporting equipment in the facility
  • They are a family run facility that has been in business for 30 years.
  • They recently added 2 new packaging lines due to an increase in business. 
  • People who we have placed at this company describe them as family oriented, offers great benefits and place that cares about their employees
  • Local candidates only and sponsorship is not available 
Position Responsibilities
  • Repair, maintain, and troubleshoot high-speed multivac packaging machinery to ensure continuous production operations
  • Assist with installing new machinery and capital equipment projects
  • Preform PM’s as scheduled
  • Preform efficient troubleshooting and maintenance repair to maximize efficiencies and limit downtime 
  • Maintain and repair equipment in operation, which includes packaging equipment, pumps, motors, conveyors, presses, PLC’s, VFD’s and similar equipment.
  • Maintain and repair electrical and mechanical issues
  • 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
  • Must have experience working with multivac and similar packaging equipment
  • Equally qualified with electrical and mechanical troubleshooting
  • Experience troubleshooting motors, conveyors, pumps, hydraulics, pneumatics and HVAC is preferred
  • Must have 2+ years of maintenance manufacturing experience required. 
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude and punctual


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