Maintenance/Repair Technician - 3rd Shift - Itasca (2683) in Itasca, IL at ITW Construction Products

Date Posted: 10/5/2018

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Job Description

ITW Commercial Construction is a leading manufacturer with a proven history of creating innovative fastening solutions used by the professional commercial contractor in concrete anchoring and flooring, drywall, metal building, fire protection, plumbing, electrical, and HVAC applications. We take pride in our commitment to being a customer-centric organization with operational excellence, superior service, and new product development that has guided the company through decades of growth by meeting the ever-changing needs of the commercial construction industry. Focusing on the needs of our end-users enables us to customize our product offering and service based on their requirements. ITW Commercial Construction encompasses the leading brands of Buildex® (Teks®, Sammys®), Red Head (TruBolt®, Tapcon®), Ramset (Trakfast®), and PNA (Diamond Dowel®) with an overall history dating back to 1910.

ITW offers its employees a path for advancement, a competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package designed to help employees care for themselves, their families, and their futures.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and perform major repairs, overhauls and rebuilds on production and auxiliary machinery (e.g. mechanical, electrical, PLC, hydraulic, pneumatic) in high-volume manufacturing environment  
  • Proficiently maintain machinery through preventive maintenance; lubrication, cleaning/replacement of parts with the use of wrenches, tools, calipers, and gauges
  • Keep all manufacturing lines operational and assist manufacturing teams with problems relating to product quality and machine safety including lock-out/tag-out procedures
  • Ensure facilities maintenance/security including maintaining water and fire systems
  • Follow all prescribed safety/housekeeping practices and procedures
  • Perform 5-S activities and improvements as required
  • Identify and tag all safety hazards on machinery and in work areas
  • Track machine downtime per shift
  • Work with other team members and participates in team events and meetings
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • HS Diploma or GED, required
  • Associate degree with emphasis in electrical/electronic and/or automation, preferred
  • At least 3 years’ experience in manufacturing and/or warehouse setting in related role
  • Must possess working knowledge of electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical systems and equipment
  • Able to read/understand operating instructions and to interpret complex instructions, sketches, blueprints and electrical schematics
  • Ability to work 10:00 PM – 6:30 AM
  • Ability to work mandatory overtime including some Saturdays
  • Prior experience working with metal fabrication equipment and PLC control/ automation a plus
  • Related licenses/certifications a plus
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds 

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.

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