2nd Shift Maintenance Technician

Hoffman Estates, IL 60195

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Technician Job Number: Dj362124628 Compensation: $70000-73000 / year

Job Description

Title:  Maintenance Technician
Location:  Hoffman Estates, IL
Hire Type:  Direct Hire, Onsite
Target Pay Rate:  $35.00/hour, plus overtime
Work Schedule:  Monday – Friday, 2:30pm – 11:00pm (2nd shift)
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Job Summary:
The Maintenance Technician is responsible for equipment performance in the manufacturing plant.  This person will work closely with the maintenance team to meet quality expectations, production rates, and customer needs. 
Job Duties:
  • Perform preventative maintenance, changeovers, breakdowns and project work as prioritized by the Lead Maintenance Technician.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair basic mechanical systems, tooling, PLC’s, and basic machine controls, as well as electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic components.
  • Troubleshoot and support fully automated & integrated production systems.
  • Troubleshooting and repair of robots involving electrical and pneumatic components.
  • Troubleshoot and support complex electrical failures such as servos, drives, amplifiers, linear motors, etc.
  • Effectively utilize computerized maintenance and parts inventory programs.
  • Tear down equipment, rebuild and replace defective parts and component units as needed, reassemble and make final equipment adjustments.
  • Perform machine setup changes and make diagnostic checks on production and equipment as needed.
  • Use machine tools and other fabrication practices to produce parts for repair and improvement of machinery.
  • Request necessary parts, supplies, and tooling as required.
  • Monitor equipment to ensure quality standards met and production cycle time maintained.
  • Troubleshoot production or quality problems and make necessary adjustments to materials or equipment settings and notify Manufacturing Management of situation.
  • Setup automated machinery for production: change tooling and fixtures, adjust machine settings, speeds and feeds, and enter necessary parameters of operational controls.
  • Troubleshoot and repair operational and setup problems with vision systems.
  • Work on project teams to install and upgrade equipment.
  • Interact and communicate effectively with all maintenance, engineering, and production personnel.
  • Assist in training of other maintenance personnel.
  • Transition repairs and projects on the production floor between incoming and outgoing shifts.
  • Follow safety and hygienic rules and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • High school diploma or equivalent; college degree/certifications desired but not required
  • Minimum 3 years of machine maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment is required.
  • Electrical experience that includes the utilization of lock out/tag out and NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
  • Must be able to read mechanical blueprints and wiring diagrams
  • Basic computer proficiency with Microsoft Office, with Excel skills
  • Experience with injection molding, packaging, filling and mixing environments is desired
  • High-speed equipment experience in an automated assembly (including PLCs) is preferred
  • Experience in electrical troubleshooting up to 480 Volts including motors and/or pumps is desired
  • Must be able to bend, reach, kneel, stand for extended periods of time, as well as lift heavy objects up to 75 lbs., as needed.
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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