Maintenance Mechanic - South Elgin, IL

Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic
  • Our client is a well-known food manufacturer that is expanding its operation and is looking for mechanics that can grow their skills and advance their career
  • They are part of a larger organization that offers fantastic benefits, a lot of overtime, growth potential, a clean environment and a great team
  • The facility is expanding and a mechanic to their operation; this jobs will be on 3rd shift
  • People who we have placed at this company describe them as fast paced, family oriented and place that cares about their employees successes
  • Local candidates required and sponsorship is not available

Position Responsibilities
  • Repair, maintain, and troubleshoot machinery to ensure continuous production operations
  • Provide scheduled PM's
  • Provide technical support for efficient troubleshooting / problem solving activities and maintenance repair to maximize efficiencies and limit downtime
  • Maintain and repair packaging and processing equipment in operation.
  • Problem solve issues by maintaining and repairing electrical and mechanical issues
  • Preform daily preventative maintenance; 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:
  • Associates or other technical discipline is a plus or an equivalent combination of training and experience
  • 1-10 years of maintenance experience within in a manufacturing or military environment required.
  • Prior military maintenance experience is a plus (no manufacturing experience is required if former military)
  • Experience with troubleshooting any of the following (not all is required): conveyors, pumps, motors, hydraulics, pneumatics, packaging equipment, mixers, blenders, fillers, case erectors, gaskets, valves, flanges, pressures, boilers, HVAC, pipefitting, welding, greasing, changing hoses, PLC’s, and VFD’s.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience with Allen Bradley PLC controllers and variance frequency drives (VFD’s) is a plus.
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude, able to problem solve, learn new skills and be punctual
South Elgin, IL
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