Maintenance Mechanic - IBM

Itasca, IL 60143

Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Technician Job Number: Hd325480625 Compensation: $27.75-36.35 / hour

Job Description

Title: Maintenance Mechanic 
Location: Itasca, IL
Hire Type: Contract
Salary: $27-36 an hour 
Must have: Maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
Shift: 1st Shift M-F 6:55AM-3:00PM
Job Duties:
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge of mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic theories and procedures in maintaining and repairing blow mold, injection, auxiliary, and support equipment.
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge of machines and processes for blow mold, injection, drying systems, mechanical systems, and construction to analyze, set up, and maintain equipment for safe and continuous operation. Read electrical schematics, identify symbols, and understand control circuits with a reasonable degree of competency, including troubleshooting PLC program logic.
  • Competently troubleshoot electrical circuits with reasonable accuracy.
  • Install PLCs, change motors, install relays and starters, and install control circuits.
  • Experience in designing and/or assembling electrical panels and circuits.
  • Rewire and ensure proper placement of power and thermocouple wires to base-mounted connections with speed and accuracy, avoiding damage to any components of the manifold assembly.
  • Read hydraulic schematics, identify symbols, and understand control circuits with a reasonable degree of competency.
  • Competently troubleshoot hydraulic circuits with reasonable accuracy.
  • Repair, change, or upgrade the status of equipment.

  • Education and Experience:
    1. High school diploma or graduate of vocational-tech program preferred.
    2. Completed all requirements of Maintenance Mechanic I
  • Physical Requirements: This is a heavy physical demand job
    1. This job has heavy physical demands.
    2. Lift, push, or pull up to 1000 pounds 50 feet using a hydraulic hand jack (equivalent to a static push/pull of approximately 70 pounds).
    3. Frequently lift a maximum weight of 35 pounds from the ground to 6 feet overhead.
    4. Occasionally lift up to 45 pounds from the ground to 6 feet overhead.
    5. Frequently carry up to 60 pounds for 10 feet.
    6. Stand and walk for up to 11 hours per shift on a concrete floor.
    7. Work 12-hour shifts, day or night, including weekends and holidays.
    8. Bend, turn/twist, kneel, squat, crawl, climb, reach out and up, turn wrist, grasp, pinch, and perform finger manipulations.

Meet Your Recruiter

Alyssa Ford

Alyssa Ford is a dedicated Technical Recruiter, driven by her commitment to establishing meaningful connections with individuals and assisting them in navigating the complexities of career transitions.

With one year of dedicated service at Sterling and a total of 2 years in the recruiting field, Alyssa has already significantly impacted talent acquisition.

Alyssa's innate ability to connect with people and understand their unique career aspirations has been instrumental in her success as a Technical Recruiter. She finds great joy in forging professional relationships and participating in candidates' journeys as they navigate the tough decisions associated with job changes.

Having experienced the challenges of job hunting firsthand, Alyssa empathizes with candidates facing similar struggles. She encourages job seekers not to lose hope and to stay persistent throughout their search. Alyssa believes that the right role will come along at the right time, and maintaining a positive attitude and determination can make all the difference in finding the perfect fit.

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