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Maintenace Mechanic - 3rd shift -Racine in Chicago, IL at OSI Group

Date Posted: 3/20/2019

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Job Description


Responsible for troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of production machines and plant facilities and for the proper preventative maintenance of the plant and production equipment assigned.

(i.e., Policies, procedures, etc. for which you are responsible.)

• Diagnose and repair malfunctioning production and plant equipment
• Perform scheduled preventative maintenance on production equipment
• Lubricate the production equipment on a daily basis
• Replace broken belts, bearings, motors, electrical systems on the production equipment as necessary
• Monitor and correct the oil levels and oil condition on the production equipment on a weekly basis
• Calibrate production equipment to ensure that all parts are running in synch
• Build machine modifications or system improvements as requested by management
• Troubleshoot and repair electrical systems and controls for production equipment and throughout plant
• Perform related duties as assigned
• Keep area clean


• 1 year on the job training by other maintenance mechanics
• 3-5 years experience in the troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of plant production machinery
• experience in the repair of Tiromat Packaging Machinery a plus

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have own hand tools.

OSI Industries is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that believes everyone has the right to be treated with dignity and respect. OSI  does not discriminate on the basis of national origin, gender, race, color, religion, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment based on merit, qualifications and business needs. OSI participates in the E-Verify program.

Job Requirements

  • working knowledge of mechanical inspection and repairs
  • demonstrated mechanical and electrical equipment maintenance abilities
  • experience in 3 phase electric and AC/DC control circuitry skills are essential
  • ability to read diagrams a plus
  • repair high speed packaging machinery, PLC's, welding and machine shop skills are a plus
  • experience in the repair of Tiromat Packaging Machinery a plus

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have own hand tools.