Job Description

Industrial Maintenance Technician

We are currently seeking candidates for the position of Industrial Maintenance Technician for full-time hourly production roles at our brand new brass foundry. The ideal applicant should possess at least four years of verifiable experience in the field of maintenance. Available shifts include the second shift from Monday to Friday, 2:30 PM to 11:00 PM, and the third shift from Sunday to Thursday, 10:30 PM to 7:00 AM. The compensation offered is $32.32 per hour, with additional shift differentials. Moreover, successful candidates will be eligible for a $10,000 signing bonus, disbursed in two installments: $5,000 after 60 working days and the remaining $5,000 upon completion of one year of service.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Executing tasks related to the installation, repair, dismantlement, and reconstruction of all plant machinery, material handling equipment, vehicles, and facility infrastructures.
  • Operating independently with minimal supervision.
  • Undertaking the relining of furnaces as required.
  • Interpreting and applying information from blueprints, layouts, and diagrams; creating preliminary sketches and blueprints when necessary.
  • Utilizing various machine tools and performing necessary repairs.
  • Executing tasks involving acetylene or electric welding and cutting as required.
  • Installing, repairing, and maintaining hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Conducting predictive and preventative maintenance, including lubrication tasks.
  • Training and instructing junior staff as needed.
  • Employing precision instruments and machinists’ tools; maintaining and sharpening tools.
  • Modifying and fabricating machinery and equipment as necessary.
  • Managing the containment, cleanup, and disposal of hazardous materials.
  • Ordering parts and materials as required.
  • Documenting maintenance activities and reporting on predictive and preventive measures.
  • Preparing and painting plant machinery, equipment, and facilities as necessary.
  • Performing plumbing and boiler repairs.
  • Adapting to new methodologies and procedures.
  • Assisting other skilled trades as necessary.
  • Engaging in further training relevant to job functions.
  • Ensuring efficient and high-quality execution of all tasks.
  • Operating various equipment and tools related to both production and non-production activities.

Additional Requirements:

  • Candidates must have a minimum of four years of verifiable experience in manufacturing maintenance.
  • Availability for second or third shift work, including mandatory overtime, is required.

Benefits: We offer a comprehensive salary and benefits package, which includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, a 401(k) plan with company match, an Employee Stock Purchase Program, disability benefits, vacation time, life insurance, group-rate supplemental insurance, and more. We uphold the principle of equal opportunity employment, ensuring all qualified applicants receive fair consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category.

We invite you to join our team and enjoy the benefits of working for a dynamic and inclusive organization. Our benefits package includes medical, dental, and vision coverage, a 5% contribution 401(k) retirement plan, 11 paid holidays, a tuition reimbursement program, referral bonuses, and other available benefits. We are committed to equal opportunity and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.


Decatur IL
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