Service Technician in Elk Grove Village, IL at ITW Food Equipment Group

Date Posted: 3/12/2020

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Food Equipment Service Technician – Chicago IL
Due to continued growth, Hobart Service is looking for an experienced Food Equipment Service Technician to join their team.
This position is based in Chicago, IL under broad direction of a Branch Manager. The selected candidate will be responsible for all areas of field services repair.  The candidate will leave from  home each day and travel from site to site maintaining and repairing equipment, making sure the overall needs of each customer are met, and representing Hobart Service in a professional and experienced manner. 
As a Food Equipment Service Tech, you'll enjoy being the site expert for your customers. The individual will consistently achieve or surpass weekly productivity and service labor revenue goals assigned by management, while maintaining a high level of customer service skills. 
About the opportunity:
  • You will work with customers to electrically/mechanically troubleshoot, diagnose, repair, and maintain a variety of commercial food equipment to include cooking, food preparation, ware washers, weigh wrap, baking and refrigeration.
  • You will typically leave from home each morning and work with minimal direct supervision at customer sites.
  • You will meet or surpass weekly productivity and customer-oriented goals while maintaining a high level of customer service.
What you’ll bring to the table:
  • You must have an accredited High School Diploma or GED
  • You must have 0-2 years of similar electrical/mechanical experience
  • You must have a valid Driver’s License and ability to drive multiple hours daily
  • You should be able to work Overtime and On-Call as required
  • You must be able to attend our industry leading training at our corporate headquarters in Troy, OH
Physical Requirements:
  • Lifting 50-75 lbs. with or without assistance
  • Climbing up to 8 ft. with ladder
  • Occasional roof access may be necessary
  • Extensive walking up to 3-5 miles/day
  • Extensive driving up to 5-6 hours/day
  • Kneeling, squatting, bending, pushing/pulling
  • Exposure to noise, heat, cold, slippery, wet, dirty conditions
Why work for us?
  • Competitive pay
  • Great insurance options with low premiums
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401K with company match
  • Extensive on-the-job, online, and classroom training
  • Service vehicle, uniforms, and safety equipment provided
  • Safety-conscious work environment

Hobart Service is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ITW and Hobart Service are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for all employees. To demonstrate this commitment, Hobart Service is tobacco-free (including e-cigarettes) on campuses and within company vehicles and maintains a drug-free workplace.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system process due to your disability, please contact Human Resources at service.hr@hobartservice.com to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.