Maintenance Lead in Elgin, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 7/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Elgin, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/30/2018

Job Description

ITW Description:

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) is a diversified manufacturing company that delivers specialized expertise, innovative thinking and value-added products to meet critical customer needs in a variety of industries. ITW, with approximately 18 billion dollars
in global revenues, operates 8 major segments with businesses in 56 countries that employ approximately 51,000 women and men. These talented individuals, many of whom have specialized engineering or scientific expertise, contribute to our global leadership
in innovation. We are proud of our broad portfolio of more than 10,000 active patents. 



Division Description:

Shakeproof Automotive Products (SAP) serves all the major OEMs and their tier suppliers with metal/cold headed fasteners totaling approximately $175M in revenues. Units include: Bedford, OH, Elk Grove, Elgin, Machesney Park, IL, and Darlington, WI. The metals
division drives profitability by leveraging its innovative solutions and application engineering. In addition to ITW’s industry leading research and development capabilities, Shakeproof Automotive Products (SAP) enhance our customers’ competitive advantage
by… 


  • Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in NA.  
  • 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.



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Tests and repairs malfunctioning production equipment/machinery and notifies appropriate personnel
  • Install equipment, machines, or programs to meet specifications
  • Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determine what maintenance is needed
  • Align machines and equipment using hoists, jacks, hand tools, and micrometers
  • Assemble and install equipment using hand and power tools
  • Uses welding skills/equipment (TIG, Stick, Torch) to fabricate and repair chutes, conveyors, hoppers, etc.
  • Basic knowledge to use, Milling Machine, Brake press, Drill press, and general machine shop equipment to modify dies, reels, Metal parts.
  • Repair machinery a lathe, mill, drill press, and other tools as required.
  • Maintains current knowledge and actively addresses safety and environmental issues.
  • Other duties may include: janitorial, plumbing, pipefitting, painting, security, carpentry.
  • Responsible for updating the daily huddle board and providing updates to the team.
  • Monitors maintenance schedules to ensure tasks are performed in a timely manner.
  • Assists in training other staff in various maintenance tasks.
  • Maintains maintenance inventory records.
  • Ensures that buildings and equipment are maintained in a safe, clean and orderly condition in accordance with health and fire regulations.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma required
  • Associates degree from a Technical College preferred
  • Apprenticeship or Journeyman experience preferred
  • Ability to complete basic mathematical calculations
  • Forklift Truck Experience required
  • 3-5+ years maintenance 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 safety rules and regulations