Maintenance Technician (3rd shift)

Chicago, IL 60639

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Technician Job Number: Rd5849415 Compensation: $54080-66560 / year

Job Description

Title: Maintenance Technician- 3rd Shift

Location: Chicago, IL 60639


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Hire Type:  Direct hire


Job Summary

This position primarily is responsible for performing preventive maintenance for a three shift manufacturing operation. In addition, this role provides assistance or takes on sole responsibility of machine troubleshooting and repairing problems.


Job Duties:

  •  Performs repairs, services and maintains the plant and plant equipment. Ensures that production runs at a maximum efficiency while reducing costs.
  • This is a plant level maintenance position
  • Troubleshoot and correct equipment.
  • Perform electrical, plumbing, pneumatic and hydraulic tasks.
  • Perform preventive maintenance on plant equipment in a thorough and safe manner.
  • Communicate effectively with team members and management
  • Train production employees as well as other mechanics and be willing to be trained by other mechanics.
  • Work weekends or overtime with short notice on a daily basis if needed.


  •  Minimum two years of experience in a manufacturing setting Must have general knowledge of maintenance functions such as electrical, plumbing, conveyors, motors/gearboxes, read schematics/blue prints
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Electrical - troubleshooting knowledge of 3 phase 480VAC, control circuits of 110VAC and 24DC, AB PLCs
  • Welding – able to weld with TIG and stick
  • Cutting - torch, band saw, grinder, plasma cutter.
  • Fabricating – able to fabricate simple guards, covers, catch pans, etc.
  • Drilling/ Milling – knowledge of use: power drills, dill press, mill and lathe machines



Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information 

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Ric Delgado
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