Maintenance Technician-Night Shift

Cicero, IL 60804

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Technician Job Number: JS9539843223 Compensation: $70720-104000 / year

Job Description

Title: Maintenance Technician

Location: Cicero, IL



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Hire Type:  Direct hire


Job Summary

The maintenance technician will construct, install maintain and repair any plant mechanical, structural, hydraulic, or pneumatic equipment according to accepted codes and safety standards. Experience in the corrugating, folding carton and printing industries a plus. 


Job Duties:

  • Offer technical/ mechanical support across departments in offering definition and positioning. 
  • Suggest alternative technical/mechanical solutions to meet company & customer requirements more efficiently, and/or with greater reusability, and / or longer life. 
  • Promote and coordinate technical knowledge harvesting within the organization. 
  • Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions. 
  • Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance. 
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs. 
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. 
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. 
  • Thoroughly test equipment and the solution to problems to ensure equipment always meets production and quality standards. 
  • Define, communicate, and enforce all safety requirements. 
  • Track and identify new opportunities to improve our methodology and training offerings in the maintenance department. 
  • Assist in strategic sales efforts from a technical/mechanical perspective. 


  • Minimum 10 or more years’ experience working as a Maintenance Technician in a manufacturing environment 
  • Must be able to make mechanical repairs on industrial drive trains such as gear boxes, gear trains, sprockets, chains, belts and pulleys and be able to properly replace bearings 
  • A basic knowledge of bearings, machine parts and electrical pneumatic components, proper usage and installation 
  • Must have knowledge of 3 phase electrical systems 
  • Must be able to troubleshoot electrical systems from 24 volts DC to 480 volts AC 
  • Experience with servo-driven equipment a plus 
  • Have working knowledge of industrial motor controls 
  • Must be able to understand mechanical drawings and possess good reading comprehension of technical manuals 
  • Pipe fitting, welding, and brazing skills a plus 

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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