Maintenance Mechanic

Location: Countryside, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $75,000.00
Date: 8/31/2018
Job ID: 02562294
Job Description
Maintenance Mechanic  
 
Description:
  • Top quality food packaging manufacturer recently expanded and is adding a Maintenance Mechanic to the team. 
  • This role will be responsible for maintaining all electrical and mechanical issues related to the packaging and processing equipment 
  • They invested over $15 million into the operation to add state of the art equipment.  The new lines are fully automated and need top notch electricians to maintain them
  • 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 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 2+ years of manufacturing maintenance or military maintenance experience.  Prefer food manufacturing but open to any related industry
  • Equally qualified with electrical and mechanical troubleshooting
  • Experience troubleshooting motors, conveyors, pumps, hydraulics, pneumatics and HVAC is preferred
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude and punctual