Maintenance Mechanic in Chicago, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 10/26/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic

Job Summary:

Responsible for making repairs and corrections to machinery to insure the smooth running of bakery equipment.

Job Specifics:

Performs in preventative maintenance as scheduled to keep machinery in optimal condition

Performs repairs and corrections to machines as directed by the Head Maintenance Mechanic including welding

Promptly responds to calls from Production managers assistance

Knowledgeable in measuring devices

Perform diagnostic work

Knowledgeable in the bakery process including timing issues

Notifies Head Maintenance Mechanic when outside vendor assistance is necessary

Possess understanding and fundamentals of electrical diagnosis, general concepts of hydraulics and pneumatics

Informs Head Maintenance Mechanic of timing issues when extensive repairs required


High School graduate or equivalence in training or experience


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear as defined below:

• Able to stand for up to 12 hours while working with & around machinery in an assembly line process

• Able to work in temperatures from 90-110 degrees Fahrenheit and humidity levels as high as 98%

• Able to stoop, bend and crouch on a regular basis to check equipment or supplies in low-lying areas

• Able to lift 60 pounds once an hour and 10 to 50 pounds repeatedly


Knowledge of proper parts needed in various machines

Assist in keeping proper inventory of parts

Notify Supervisor of any deviations, difficulties and inventory issues

Abide by all GMPs, Personal and Food Safety Rules

Other duties as assigned

Chicago, IL


Mon-Fri plus weekend work


Permanent position