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Maintenance Technician-2nd Shift

Requisition ID 1154
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Engineering and Maintenance 
Recruiter
Posting Type DNI
Career Builder CB 
 

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

 

About Kerry:
A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.
 

Where you'll work:
Our Elk Grove Village, IL location is part of our cereal and sweet division and creates cakes, batters, and similar products for Kerry customers and brands. We are looking for someone to help us keep things running! We have an immediate opening for a 2nd shift Maintenance Technician. The schedule for this role is Monday-Friday 1:00pm-9:30pm.
 

What you’ll do:
You’ll work with the Maintenance Manager to complete building repairs, equipment installation, troubleshooting and installation, fulfillment of assigned work orders and unforeseen repairs in a timely fashion. You’ll follow good manufacturing practices to maintain inventory, preventative maintenance, good housekeeping and ensure compliance with all safety and environmental laws and regulations. Attention to detail is neccessary for completing inventory and shift notes. We strongly believe in “Safety First, Quality Always” for our employees, products, and customers. If this is something you’re passionate about also, this could be your next great opportunity!

 

Important areas of operations you’ll work on (but are not limited to):

  • Clean and lubricate shafts, bearing, gears, and other parts of machinery
  • Install and maintain pipe systems, hydraulic steam, pneumatic equipment
  • Repair and replace gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and other related equipment
  • Building maintenance including minor plumbing, welding, and general upkeep


What you’ll need to be successful in this role:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent – Technical degree in maintenance related field preferred
  • 3 years minimum experience as a maintenance mechanic in food/beverage/pharmaceutical manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices, Sanitation and Safety standards for food manufacturing
  • PLC experience preferred
  • Experience with and ability to use all types of welding, cutting, machine, and hand tools
  • Experience in high speed packaging, welding, refrigeration (ammonia) and mechanical power transmission

1301 Mark Street, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                            

Kerry is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to KAcareers@Kerry.com and let us know the nature of your request. 

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