LISTING: Maintenance Technician
My client in Mt. Prospect , IL is searching for a direct hire Maintenance Technician . if you or anyone you know of is interested please email your resume to us ASAP
Our Mt. Prospect facility has an immediate opening for an experienced maintenance technician. The client offers paid vacation, paid holidays, a 401k with a company match along with comprehensive health insurance. The pay rates are highly competitive with a shift differential of $0.90 an hour for off shift hours worked.
As a Maintenance technician, you will be responsible for the repair and upkeep of the equipment and facility. Activities include both planned and predictive maintenance and breakdown repair. This is a Monday through Friday day shift position but may require periodic overtime, weekend, and call in hours.
Some of your responsibilities will include:
Locating and diagnosing failures, replacing defective components and performing basic troubleshooting using standard equipment, detailed drawings, diagrams, sketches, specifications, prints, manuals and verbal and / or written instructions.
Repairing and maintaining machinery and mechanical equipment, such as pneumatic tools, motors, production machines and equipment using testing instruments, hand and power tools and precision-measuring instruments.
Performing a wide variety of functions, such as: installation, maintenance and repair of equipment for distributing and utilizing electrical energy. Using instruments to test circuits and replacing or installing new power, light, electronic and control circuits.
Troubleshooting electrical malfunctions, inspecting circuits and wiring for shielding and grounding. Testing electrical equipment for safety and efficiency.
Repairing complex electrical equipment, including: motors, switches, switchboards, electrical mechanisms, automated machines, controls, panels, relays, circuit breakers, communication systems and alarms.
Working from schematics, drawings, layouts and other specifications to locate and diagnose trouble in the electrical system or equipment.
Improvising acceptable fixes to get equipment running promptly.
Assisting engineers in diagnosing problems and suggesting corrective action.
Properly inspecting and maintaining shop equipment, in accordance with OSHA regulations.
Preparing new machines and production equipment for operation.
Following a strict preventive maintenance schedule to lessen exposure to downtime related to repairs and maintenance.
Repairing, assisting in repairing and overseeing contracted personnel on heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.
Performing or supervising janitorial services and grounds maintenance, such as: landscaping, lawn care and snow removal.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
3+ years previous experience required.
Certifications in specialty area required, as applicable (or acquire within specified timing any licensures necessary to perform the job).