Job Description

Job Title: Maintenance Specialist

Location: Hillside, IL

Compensation: $79,000-$98,000 + comprehensive benefits package included

Shift: 1st Shift

About Us:

We are seeking a skilled Maintenance Specialist to join our team! We are looking for an experienced maintenance technician with 2-5 years of experience in CNC maintenance who will also provide direction to maintenance technicians and lead preventative maintenance initiatives.


  • An Engaging Work Environment
  • Opportunities for Advancement
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Competitive Pay (we pay weekly!)
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package & 401(k) Match
  • Generous Paid Time Off, and more!

Core Responsibilities:

  • Create, maintain, communicate, and follow preventive maintenance schedules for equipment at assigned facilities.
  • Provide work direction to maintenance technicians.
  • Use hand tools and power tools to install, set up, troubleshoot, maintain, and repair production equipment, material handling equipment, and building systems.
  • Perform emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment.
  • Conduct scheduled maintenance of production equipment.
  • Perform repair and maintenance tasks, including mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic repair and maintenance of production machines.
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Read and interpret blueprints and/or schematics for assigned equipment.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable environmental and safety laws, regulations, and policies.
  • Determine, specify, and communicate complete instructions for custom fabrication of tooling, as well as equipment modifications.
  • Source tooling, parts, supplies, and/or equipment from outside vendors with management approval.
  • Prepare and set up machinery for scheduled production runs.
  • Assist in maintenance of facility systems and utilities.


  • 7 - 15 years of experience in industrial maintenance with at least 2 years in CNC machine maintenance.
  • Ability to perform basic shop mathematics (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division).
  • Capability to correctly measure and record dimensions of equipment and parts.
  • Competence in completely and correctly sketching custom parts and tools.
  • Ability to diagnose mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment malfunctions.
  • Proficiency in using powered and non-powered hand tools.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills for memos, emails, and correspondence.
  • Capability to enter, edit, read, and interpret maintenance records and preventive maintenance schedules.
  • Valid Class C Driver's License or equivalent.
  • Ability to read technical documentation pertaining to assigned equipment to be maintained and/or repaired.

Physical Job Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Capability to work in a standing position for up to 8 hours.
  • Ability to work in a sitting, kneeling, or crouching position continuously for up to 2 hours.
  • Proficiency in using non-powered tools to tighten or loosen fasteners.
  • Willingness to work around cleaning chemicals as well as parts containing or covered in oil.
  • Capability to climb, descend, and stand on ladders and stairs.

Join our team and contribute to our commitment to excellence in maintenance. Apply now to become part of our dedicated workforce.


Hillside IL
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