Skilled Craftsman, Mechanic

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. Kankakee , IL 60901

Posted 3 weeks ago

How youll contribute to the team:

Under the general guidance of the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for providing direct production line support by working closely with production operators to understand and reduce equipment maintenance issues. This position will help to identify and evaluate projects to support maintenance goals such as reducing operational downtime and overall maintenance costs. Additionally, this position will troubleshoot and evaluate equipment performance and reliability, recommend changes in equipment or installation specifications to simplify assembly and maintenance.

(2nd & 3rd shift)

Location: 1401 N. Hobbie Avenue, Kankakee, IL 60901
Skilled Craftsman Mechanic Salary: $26.00/hour

Requirements

What you'll bring to the table:

  • At least three years of demonstrated industrial maintenance mechanic experience in a manufacturing setting.
  • Must be able to work 2nd or 3rd shift hours (depending on shift availability at time of hire) and weekends. Must be available to work overtime on any shift.
  • Experience reading and understanding mechanical drawings.
  • Intermediate math skills which include using addition, subtraction, decimals, geometry, and volume.
  • Ability to complete a written maintenance skills assessment prior to hire.
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude.
  • Self-starter who can function in a semi-autonomous environment.
  • Ability to climb ladders and walk catwalks, etc., in order to monitor, direct and validate equipment and installations.

We'll be excited if you have:

  • Three or more years of demonstrated industrial maintenance mechanic or millwright experience in a manufacturing setting.
  • Experience working on capital projects and equipment installations.
  • Familiarity with preventive and predictive maintenance scheduling.
  • Skill with using SAP for work orders.
  • Past practice of interacting with and taking feedback from production operators to ensure equipment issues are addressed.

Benefits

Youll see it in the vibrant colors of your school hallway, doctors and nurses will walk it while caring for your loved ones, your family will gather on it while creating everlasting memories. We are North Americas #1 producer of resilient flooring products and our mission is to inspire great spaces.

Thats us. Thats Armstrong Flooring.

Community & Philanthropy: We have a heritage of investing millions of dollars in programs that enhance the neighborhoods where we live and work. Additionally, were proud that our employees regularly and willingly give of their time and talents to support the efforts of local organizations

Sustainability: Armstrong Flooring has a long-standing reputation for sustainable innovation, starting with using cork waste to make linoleum floors over 100 years ago. We continue to develop products that have lower environmental footprints, and in some cases, reduce the environmental footprints of the buildings where they are installed.

DEVELOPMENT
At Armstrong Flooring, every employee has a development plan and discussions around career growth. We have many employees with diverse backgrounds and career paths. We offer the following opportunities which promote a growth culture:

  • Certifications
  • On-the-Job training
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Instructor-led & online courses
  • Job shadowing
  • Cross-functional team projects

BENEFITS

  • Choice of competitive Medical, Dental and Vision plans - effective Day 1 of employment
  • Prescription plan with mail-order options
  • Health Savings & Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Paid vacation with graduated schedule & option to purchase more
  • Paid holidays
  • Product discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program

LIFESTYLE

  • Company celebrations & department gatherings
  • Recognition program
  • Service awards
  • Casual work environment

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer: Armstrong Flooring provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

We strongly encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Diesel Mechanic Apprentice

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc.

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 10/11/2020 12:00:00 AM 2021-01-09T00:00 Address: 3407 South State Road 45/52 Kankakee, IL, 60901 Diesel Mechanic Apprentice - Truck Care Welcome to Love's! Earn while you learn as a Diesel Mechanic Apprentice! At Love's, our values go beyond our name. We look for those same values in our people. Our network of travel stops is growing at a tremendous rate as we continue to be the leader in highway hospitality. The Love's Truck Care and Speedco Diesel Mechanic Apprentice program is a company paid training program designed to provide apprentices with classroom, on the job training (OJT) and computer based training opportunities while working towards certification as a Love's/Speedco diesel mechanic. In the apprentice program, you can expect to learn about: * <li>Electrical diagnostics and repairs * Air conditioning &amp; heating diagnostics and repairs * Wheel end assembly diagnostics and repairs * Air system diagnostics and repairs * Air brakes diagnostics and repairs * Charging system diagnostics and repairs * Basic computer diagnostics and auxiliary component replacement * Parts look up and acquisition How You'll Fit In: The diesel mechanic apprentice will work closely with our Diesel Mechanics to get our customers back on the road quickly. In this role you will: * Assist customers with roadside services * Learn preventative maintenance services * Assist in keeping our locations clean You must have the following: * Ability to work a flexible schedule to include some nights, weekends or holidays * Possess a valid driver's license and pass a drug screen * Capability to lift minimum of 50 pounds, working in close quarters * Always put the safety and satisfaction of your customers first, complying with company safety policies &amp; procedures We offer benefits that can't be beat! * 100% of the training is covered by the company * Complete set of tools and toolbox that are yours to keep after completing the program * Opportunity to learn a skilled trade while earning a paycheck! * Competitive pay (paid weekly) * Medical/Dental/Vision and Life Insurance Plans * Flexible Scheduling * Holiday pay * Opportunity to earn additional commission * 401(k) with matching contributions * Company provided uniforms Get started today by filling out an application! Job Function(s): Truck Tire Care Love's Travel Stops &amp; Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we've provided customers with highway hospitality and "Clean Places, Friendly Faces." We're passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love's Family of Companies includes: * Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry's safest trucking fleets * Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists * Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader * Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc. Kankakee IL

Skilled Craftsman, Mechanic

Armstrong Flooring, Inc.