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Chief Engineer (Stationary Engineer)

The Jericho Group Consultants Chicago, IL
  • Expired: 24 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


Chief (Stationary) Engineer- Chicago IL

Our client is looking for Chief Engineer for their production plant located in Chicago IL .

Our client is part of the largest group of commercial hospitality laundry service providers.

Chief Engineer


  • Chief Engineer is responsible for managing the service, operation, installation and maintenance of equipment, machinery and facilities of the company. Also responsible for planning, budgeting and scheduling facility modifications - including estimates on equipment, labor materials and other related costs.

Essential Functions

  • Schedule maintenance team to provide coverage during all laundry production operations
  • Coordinate engineering duties in the prevention and control of environmental and safety hazards.
  • Ensure company is in compliance with and abreast of all OSHA regulations. Active participation in the organizational safety program.
  • Plan, budget, and schedule equipment and facility modifications, including cost estimates and repairs.
  • Responsible for implementing and monitoring the preventive maintenance of the plant/processing equipment.
  • Monitor training of company safety program, especially Lockout/Tagout procedures.
  • Coordinate the procurement of major parts and develop a centralized purchasing program.
  • Provide technical expertise and troubleshooting as needed.
  • Provide familiarity with operations of all laundry wash, dry, sort and finishing equipment contained in a commercial laundry facility
  • Work with the laundry chemical vendor(s) to monitor quality and cost effectiveness
  • Manage a monthly maintenance budget centered around repairs, labor, and parts inventory

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Supervision of the maintenance associates as needed for projects or vacations.
  • Ensure proper training of new and assigned maintenance associates as it relates to their essential job functions. This is to include training, reviewing, and auditing of the preventive maintenance program as well as extensive safety requirements.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent along with 5+ years of industrial maintenance/management experience required in a commercial laundry facility.
  • This position requires the knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical, electronics (PLC), hydraulics, heating ventilation, air conditioning, carpentry, welding, machining and fabricating. The position also requires proficiency in troubleshooting the before listed categories.
  • Technical knowledge of maintenance equipment and capital project activities and experience leading associates of various skill levels required.
  • Must have well developed communication and basic math skills, organizational, analytical, and decision-making skills, efficient multi-tasking abilities, ability to supervise multiple workers in an often fast-paced environment, organizational skills, and able to foster a positive team working environment.
  • Stationary Engineer License a must

The Jericho Group Consultants

The Jericho Group Consultants We provide Strategic Recruiting and consulting expertise for Engineering, Manufacturing, Marketing, Management, Human Resources, and more! Unlike other companies who put the square peg in the round hole. We partner with our clients to truly understand the challenges they face and what types of professionals can help them improve their processes and end user experiences. Hiring the right talent is an Integral part of your business. Whether your need an electrical or mechanical engineer, manufacturing engineer, or other specialized talent, The Jericho Group Consultants can find that person for you. We have a team of seasoned recruiters who not only have worked in the industry and have also worked in the staffing industry. We understand that finding the right resources for your team is important to making your business successful. If you're a job-seeker, contact us. You'll realize right away that we're not like other recruiting companies and we truly take an interest in who you are, and what your skills are. We love it when our candidates say, "You're not like other recruiters," and we're proud of that. Find out why!


Chicago, IL