Lead Industrial Mechanic

Up to $28.00 per hour plus full company-sponsored benefits and OT!

Oak Lawn Area

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Service / Maintenance / Repair
Lead Industrial Mechanic
Up to $28.00 per hour to start plus full company-sponsored benefits and OT!
Near South Suburbs of Chicago - Oak Lawn Area

As Lead Industrial Mechanic in the Maintenance and Repair Department, you will:

- Lead and oversee the Maintenance and Repair Department
- Take a hands-on leadership approach
- Provide guidance, training and support to team members
- Administer maintenance schedules in support of manufacturing operations
- Monitor all routine preventative maintenance activity
- Maintain mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment and machinery
- Troubleshoot and diagnose issues as they arise
- Handle escalated equipment repairs as necessary
- Order replacement parts as necessary
- Keep and update maintenance and repair logs
- Enter information into the database
- Prioritize Department activities according to business needs
- Be a subject matter expert for maintenance and repair issues

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- At least 3 years of similar / related / relevant mechanical maintenance and repair experience
- The willingness and ability to work paid OT as required [approximately 5-10 hours of OT per week]
- Forklift experience


- Advanced mechanical and electrical aptitude
- Troubleshooting and diagnostic skills
- The ability to follow instruction
- Leadership and oversight skills
- Organization and attention to detail

JobGiraffe's client is an established manufacturer of metal products.

Enhanced health safety policies, protocols and measures are in place within the facility.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done by phone, FaceTime or Skype from 7AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays.

JG ID #20-1382 - Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Construction/Trades/Skilled Labor/Repair, Manufacturing, Processing, Refining

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