Rich Products Corporation Maintenance Technician in Crest Hill, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Rich's has been able to pull off something rare in the business world: a culture that successfully blends the latest business practices with family values. That means our associates are able to work for a great company while also benefiting from a work environment that fosters world class professionalism combined with family intimacy. Our benefit offerings are reflective of this unique blend of Life, Work and Family .nPURPOSE STATEMENTnThe Line Maintenance Technician's responsiblity is to perform basic mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electronic repair and preventive maintenance on all plant equipment, and structure of the facility.nKEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/OUTCOMESnObserves all OSHA and facility safety rules and regulations including use of personal protective equipment.nFollows all established Good Manufacturing Practices, including maintaining an orderly and clean work area.nTrouble shooting and diagnosis and repair of mechanical and electrical failures.nAssures preventive maintenance program is conducted on all plant equipment.nProvides emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment in a timely manner to minimize downtime.nPerform welding, cutting and soldering using electric and gas equipment.nReads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.nDuties may involve: pipe fitting; boiler making; insulating; welding; machining; carpentry; installing, aligning and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, freezers or stairs.nEmployee regularly required standing, reaching, bending, and moving about the facility.nVision abilities include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.nHearing ability to meet manufacturing facility safety requirements.nKNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/EXPERIENCEnHigh school diploma or GED required. Technical School graduate preferred.nThree or more years of experience in manufacturing maintenance environment.nMust read, write and speak English.nA high degree of judgment is required for this job.nKnowledge of power and hand tools.nMust be able to lift 50 pounds.nMust be able to communicate in a professional manner with all employee levels at the plant as mechanics may perform training for newly acquired equipment.nRich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Rich's"), are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity, and maintain employment statistics on applicants.nApplicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Rich's. Please contact Rich's Human Resources department if you need assistance completing this application or to otherwise participate in the application process.