Maintenance Electrician (First Shift) in Elk Grove Village, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 5/15/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ITW Shakeproof serves major automotive OEMs and their tier suppliers with metal, cold-headed fasteners totaling approximately $160m in revenue. In addition to ITW's industry leading research and development capabilities, ITW Shakeproof enhances our customers' competitive advantage by: 

  • Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in North America.

  • Exchanging product, process, and benchmarking information with sister units worldwide.

  • Continually improving processes, material and designs to ensure every product exceeds customer specifications while providing unparalleled value.

ITW Shakeproof's Elk Grove Village facility is responsible for large diameter and specialized fasteners for the division's OEM and Tier/Distribution customers.

We are looking for a Maintenance Electrician to join our team! This experienced maintenance electrician will be responsible for installing, repairing, and maintaining facility equipment, electrical, electronic components of industrial machinery, and equipment. This is a first shift position; shift time 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM Monday through Friday.

Essential Functions

  • Install up to 480 voltage power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed production machines and equipment
  • Connect power supply wiring to machines, equipment, and building and grounds
  • Connect cables and wiring between machines and equipment
  • Diagnose malfunctioning Items such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures, and replaces damaged component
  • Test and repair malfunctioning production equipment/machinery and notifies appropriate personnel
  • Use welding skills/equipment (TIG, Stick, Torch) to fabricate and repair chutes, conveyors, hoppers, etc.
  • Read and interpret hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical blueprints
  • Replace faulty electrical components such as relays, switches and motors, and positions sensing devices
  • Troubleshoot and repair faulty electronic and electromechanical components, such as printed circuit boards (solder component level wiring and/or component)
  • Plan layout of wiring and installs wiring, conduit, and electrical components in building
  • Diagnose and replace faulty mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components and equipment
  • Maintain current knowledge and actively addresses safety, environmental, and OSHA regulations
  • Other duties may include: janitorial, plumbing, pipefitting, painting, security, carpentry
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned
  • High School diploma & electrician certification, or associate’s degree from a Technical College required, or equivalent experience
  • Ability to read and understand electrical blueprints
  • Apprenticeship or Journeyman experience preferred
  • Ability to complete basic mathematical calculations
  • Forklift Truck Experience preferred
  • 3-5+ years maintenance and electrical experience
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating, and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to complete routine production and quality reports.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Understanding and compliance with OSHA safety rules and regulations including lock out, tag out procedures and PPE use
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

ITW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.