Maintenance Technician

Location: Elk Grove, IL, United States
  •  Listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction and discusses machine operation variations with supervisors, operators or other maintenance workers to diagnose problem or repair machine.
  • Inspects and tests machinery, and equipment.
  • Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts.
  • Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearing, gears, and other parts of machinery.
  • Installs, and maintains pipe systems and related hydraulic steam, and pneumatic equipment, and repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment.
  • Repairs and maintains physical structure of establishment.
  • Basic electrical troubleshooting and repair
  • Sets up and operates machine tools such a grinder, and drill to repair or fabricate machine parts, jigs and fixtures, and tools.
  • Operates cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts.
  • Fabricates and repairs counters, benches, partitions, and other metal structures.
  • Troubleshoots all problems with building and performs preventative maintenance.
  • Initiates purchase order for parts and machines. 
  • Mechanical and basic electrical ability as defined.
  • HS diploma or GED.
  • Demonstrated work experience in a food manufacturing environment.
  • Technical school training in the form of certified courses, technical degree or related experience.
  • Ten years experience as a full-time maintenance mechanic or in a related field.
  • Able to maintain presence of mind und stressful conditions; accept change.
  • Ability to use all types of welding, cutting, machine, and hand tools.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Two year technical degree in a maintenance related field.
  • Food related maintenance related experience.
  • High speed packaging, welding, and mechanical power transmission.
  • Facility and facility support equipment training or experience.
  • Refrigeration and/or ammonia refrigeration experience or training.
April A. Estes
Senior Recruiter
720-439-2609 Direct 

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