Maintenance Mechanic - Bedford Park, IL

Bedford Park / Illinois / United States

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Maintenance Mechanic - Bedford Park, IL


6131 West 74th St
Bedford Park, Illinois, 60638
United States  

 

SUMMARY: 

WestRock is seeking a skilled Maintenance Mechanic / Electrical Technician to perform routine and extensive preventative maintenance and repair procedures on electrical and mechanical systems involving production equipment and plant systems, including the plant’s main power supply system.

 

Location:  WestRock – Bedford Park             
Duration:  Full Time – Must be willing to work any shift and available for overtime
Pay:          Up to $33/hr  (based on experience & qualifications)

Benefits:   Eligible after 30 days (Medical, Dental, Vision and more)


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

 

 

  • Performs skilled and semi-skilled maintenance activities depending upon area of assignment including performing basic trade activities.
  • Performs minor and major repair of all buildings and equipment as required.
  • Repairs electrical equipment/systems and control circuits; and replaces faulty electrical equipment as needed.
  • Must have a strong understanding of NFPA 70E standards and be capable of applying these standards in the work situation.
  • Installs electrical wiring and equipment; new electrical services; and replaces and repairs wiring as needed (including computer cable).
  • Consults with Maintenance Manager, as needed, on electrical system issues; and, as assigned, serves in a project coordination role monitoring the activities of outside contractors.
  • Maintains and repairs a variety of hand and power tools ensuring they are in safe and efficient working order.
  • Performs preventive maintenance procedures on mechanical equipment on a scheduled basis; inspects belts, checks fluid levels, replaces filters, greases bearings, seals, etc.; repairs or replaces broken parts as required.
  • May operate a computer which controls and monitors mechanical equipment and utility systems.
  • Calibrates and repairs pneumatic systems and other mechanical systems on production equipment to assure optimum performance of that production process.
  • Completes daily, weekly and monthly checklists on building equipment maintenance procedures and maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures.
  • Maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager or another member of the leadership team.
  • Demonstrates strong basic computer skills to utilize the maintenance work order and inventory system.
  • Must have good communication skills to engage other employees, management and outside vendors while troubleshooting and distributing necessary information to others.
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