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Maintenance Technician – 2nd Shift in Elk Grove Village, IL at ITW Medical - Filtertek

Date Posted: 5/26/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsible for all technical aspects of the injection molding and assembly operations. Work to maximize production by focusing on uptime and minimizing scrap. (Examples: monitoring molding processes; minimize intermittent equipment issues by taking action on root causes; communicate all tooling related issues, replacing worn parts/electrical switches, etc.)

Set-up, Maintain, troubleshoot and repair all equipment required for the processes related to automation and molding

Work closely with operators to ensure proper operation of equipment

Responsible for assigned preventive maintenance tasks

Maintenance of building and grounds as directed

Document work performed in the appropriate format according to the quality system

Improve efficiency while ensuring quality standards, individually as and part of a team

Assist Quality with finding and implementing corrective actions from customer rejections

Communicate with other shifts, operators, and technicians to give and receive updates on equipment status

Ability to accommodate occasional flexible schedule when required; base hours for this position are 2pm-10pm Monday-Friday

Job Requirements


Minimum 5 years of experience with plastic injection molding

Working knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and electric system

Familiarity with automated assembly and sonic welding preferred

Experience with tool and die (maintenance and repair) beneficial

Able to read and interpret blueprints

Willingness/ability to attend formal training courses to learn PLC troubleshooting if needed

Must possess good communication (both written and verbal) and interpersonal skills

Physical Requirements

Must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

Able to walk and stand for long periods of time

Must be able to safely operate required equipment for performing job functions

ITW Specialty Products
ITW’s Specialty Products segment is composed of diverse businesses whose differentiated and proprietary technology meets the needs of large customers with specific solution requirements. Specialty Products businesses include consumer packaging solutions like zippers on resealable bags and multi-packaging carriers (six-pack rings), software, and equipment for warehouse automation, single-use products for the medical industry, aircraft ground support equipment, and coating and metalizing businesses for the branding and security markets. These diverse businesses all operate in global, high-value, niche markets where ITW expertise and technology provide value-added, differentiated solutions for customers.