Maintenance Technician I

Posted 29 January 2024
Salary Up to US$29 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineLife Science Recruitment
Contact NameRonan Brady

Job description

Location: North Chicago, IL

Contract Length: 6 months

Pay: $29 (with healthcare and 401K)

Work Schedule: M-F Second Shift 2:30pm - 11pm

Maintenance Technician I


  • Provide leadership, oversight, training, and guidance to Operations Packaging technicians while performing set up activities and achieve vertical start-up. Focus on efficient quality driven Mechanical setups.
  • Provide leadership, Training and guidance while performing set up activities
  • Provide Intermediate frontline troubleshooting while coming out of setups and during schedule operations
  • Intermediate level Antares and other vision systems
  • Participates in major asset rebuilds with Maintenance and Vendors
  • Independently perform low level Maintenance PM's Assist with Maintenance tasks including but not limited to; PM's, troubleshooting, repair, and rebuilds of tooling, Capper chucks, HAPA and other packaging equipment
  • Participates during Root Cause Analysis (RCA), and Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) analysis.
  • Accurately documents all work hours and all Maintenance/Setup activities in CMMS. (Maximo)
  • Conforms with requirements outlined in the MEP program
  • Ability to complete full setups and train others on Multiple value streams (Blister, bottle, or syringe

Knowledge, Skills, Experience:

  • Two years of experience in industry related field
  • Mechanical certificate preferred
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Basic to intermediate understanding of proper hand tool use and application
  • Basic to intermediate skills with Microsoft Office
  • Proficient in Maximo and POMS
  • Knowledge of packaging equipment and set up tooling
  • Knowledge of related cGMP requirements and applicable safety regulations
  • Ability to accurately use measuring tools (calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, scales)
  • Leadership qualities with emphasis on motivating others on a cross functional team
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • We need someone who is willing to learn the Mechanical Maintenance trade while we supply all the tools to get them there. Set up production, set up Production Mechanic, cross train with Maintenance Technician

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.