Senior Maintenance Mechanic

Location: Lombard, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $100,000.00
Hourly: $35.00 - $45.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 11/21/2018
Job ID: 02565557
Job Description
Senior Maintenance Mechanic
  • Chemical manufacturer is hiring for 2 Maintenance Mechanics to join their operation.  They recently invested millions of dollars in new equipment and are looking for highly skilled mechanics to maintain the equipment properly  
  • 2 roles open: 1 on 2nd shift and 1 on  3rd shift (your preference)
  • These are newly created roles so if you are interested in working for a stable, growing organization that pays well, offers fantastic benefits and growth potential then send us your resume
  • Local candidates only and sponsorship is not available 
Position Responsibilities
  • Troubleshoot and diagnoses mechanical maintenance failures.
  • Troubleshoot equipment failures, diagnose problems, replace and repair, detect and replace defective items, test and make final adjustments
  • Dismantle, rebuild and reassemble machinery using hand and power tools.
  • Repair and replace pipes and equipment with pipe fitting tools
  • Repair and troubleshoot motors, switches, lighting and other electrical equipment
  • Be able to use some machine shop, and other metal working tools including drill presses, saws, and grinders to fabricate and repair parts.
  • Perform in depth PM services to company standards on various pieces of equipment: packaging equipment, mixers, blenders, ovens, baggers, wrappers, case erectors, sealers, conveyors, etc.
  • Provide technical support for efficient troubleshooting / problem solving activities and maintenance repair to maximize efficiencies and limit downtime
  • Meet plant objectives in safety, quality, cost and customer care
  • Follow safety rules and regulations, participate in safety meetings and suggest ways for continual improvement.
Job Qualifications:
  • Prefer Associates or other technical discipline or an equivalent combination of maintenance training and maintenance experience
  • Must have 5+ years of maintenance mechanical manufacturing experience.   Chemical, food, automotive, plastics, metals or similar industry is preferred but open to any industry as long as its manufacturing
  • Experience with mechanical troubleshooting: hydraulics, pneumatics, electric motors, pumps, valves, belts, chains, sprockets, bearings, pulley’s, gearboxes, conveyors, and various processing and packaging equipment troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of Welding is a plus; Mig Tig, Oxy, Acc, Brazing and SMAW (Stick Welding).
  • Able to read blueprints and schematics is preferred
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude, energetic, punctual, hard-working, and eager to improve processes/ streamline the equipment
  • Experience with using a preventative maintenance system, SAP or CMMS is preferred