Lemont, Illinois

Requisition Number: 5636 Location: Lemont, IL Functional Area: Division: FAC-Facilities Division Employment Category: Regular Shift: 7:00 - 3:30 Level (Grade): 019300

Position Description

Our Facilities Division (FAC) has a great opportunity for a Maintenance Mechanic I position. Under general supervision of the Foreman, you will perform preventative maintenance, operational functions, and repairs to building systems; structures and utilities in strict accordance with established safety practices & procedures.

We expect you should possess a high degree of proficiency in the repair, calibration/adjustment diagnosis, defective component replacement, functional test performance, disassembly and overhauling of at least two major systems listed below:

  • HVAC systems
  • Building automation systems; Johnson Controls Metasys
  • Compressed air systems
  • Steam systems
  • Plumbing systems
  • Electrical systems up to and including 480 volt
  • Emergency generators 
  • Pumps

Position Requirements

Two years of technical school training and 3+ years of experience, including computer literacy, or 5+ years professional experience in preventative maintenance and repair of two or more of the following major systems:

  • HVAC systems
  • Building automation systems; Johnson Controls Metasys
  • Compressed air systems
  • Steam systems
  • Plumbing systems
  • Electrical systems up to and including 480 volt
  • Emergency generators Pumps
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
Although most of our Maintenance personnel work the day shift some off shift coverage may be required.

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Lemont, Illinois

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