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Maintenance Technician Manufacturing

Creation Technologies Wheeling, IL

  • Salary $17 to $25 Hourly
  • Employment Type Full-Time

Creation Technologies is an Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) Provider known for our world-class customer service and for providing innovative solutions for both companies who are leaders in their industry, as well as those who are blazing a new path. We are looking for a Maintenance Technician who embodies our core values--entrepreneurship, integrity, preparedness, respect, boldness, and openness--to join our team! The Maintenance Technician will be responsible for performing jobs involving the service and repair of production machinery and supporting systems, working both independently and on a team. He or she will be a part of the Process Engineering Team and will report to the Process Engineering Leader.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

· Troubleshoot, diagnose, repair, and rebuild malfunctioning production machinery, supporting systems (electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic), and building structures and communicate actions taken to the rest of the team

· Install, service, maintain, upgrade, and modify machine tools and process equipment.

· Order and return parts for assigned jobs in a timely manner

· Ability to perform preventive maintenance service and recommend countermeasures according to factory guidelines

· Participates in TPM team while taking on small improvement projects to assist in improving the factory

· Work with Process Engineering and other cross-functional groups to improve equipment reliability, review procedures, and minimize equipment downtime

· Work with Management, Engineering, equipment manufacturers, and other organizations to analyze problems and make recommendations on facility and equipment repairs and improvements

· Follows all aspects of Maintenance Safety protocol (LOTO, 5-S, Arc Flash, etc.), to ensure that the maintenance team operates safely, always leading by example

· Utilize various types of computing systems or electronic/electrical test equipment to test accuracy of electronic/electrical components/systems or to determine accuracy of equipment


· AS Degree in Industrial/Mechanical/Electrical Technology is preferred. 3+ years of experience maintaining industrial equipment and automation, or relevant technical experience in lieu of Degree

· Minimum 5 years electrical and electronic troubleshooting experience

· Requires general knowledge of electrical, electronic, mechanical, pneumatic systems and components; digital circuits, analog circuits, computers, microprocessors, network, and systems

· Knowledge of electrical systems including National Electrical Code, basic relay logic and high voltage systems

· Able to read and interpret basic mechanical drawings and electrical schematics

· Utilize service information systems and manufacturing systems effectively (MES, Spares Inventory, Issue Tracking)

· Skilled with common workplace software (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

· Willing to work overtime and weekends as required

· Able to work and communicate effectively with a team and outside vendors

Physical Demands

· Push, pull, lift, and carry heavy items (up to 50 pounds)

· Reach and use arms within a full range of motion to retrieve stocked parts

· Endure prolonged standing, sitting, kneeling, crouching, twisting, and squatting while performing mechanical operations; Enter small, confined spaces

· Capable of working on a ladder at heights greater than four feet when required

· Ability to operate a scissor lift

· Required to utilize hand/arm protection (gloves) and hearing protection (earmuffs and hard hats) as needed

Creation Technologies

Why Work Here?

Creation offers an excellent work environment and the opportunity for career growth!

The Creation Difference -- The People! We are an Electronic Manufacturing Service (EMS) Provider. We provide high-mix, high-complexity, start-to-finish manufacturing and supply chain solutions to companies in the Industrial Controls, Instrumentation, Medical, Communications, Transportation, Military/Aerospace and Safety & Security industries. Our culture of excellence has attracted leading talent, working together as part of multi-disciplinary, Customer-Focused Teams. Professionals from engineering, program management, supply chain management, test, quality assurance and production provide end-to-end value excellence. Create your future with us! If your goal is to be part of a bold, entrepreneurial and diverse team, where you are empowered to make a difference and your hard work is recognized and rewarded, then Creation Technologies is looking to invest in you. We place high value on maintaining and recruiting a core of highly skilled and positive people who thrive in a fast-paced and stimulating workplace. Come and develop your career while enjoying our fantastic culture that promotes mutual respect, integrity and teamwork. At Creation, we know it is our people who make us a leading global Electronics Manufacturing Services provider and one of the top 50 Technology Companies in Canada. We believe in working hard and playing hard! Working together to build the future-


1475 S Wheeling Road, Wheeling, IL 60090
Wheeling, IL
Posted: over a month ago