Maintenance Mechanic in Des Plaines at Crown Services, Inc

Date Posted: 7/16/2020

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Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic

Des Plaines, IL

1st Shift


Crown Services has an immediate need for a Maintenance Mechanic for large manufacturer of retail displays. 

This is a first shift position, 8 hours per day with overtime opportunities are available.

Job Requirements

Main responsibilities will include conforming to all safety rules, troubleshooting,

diagnosing, and repairing manufacturing equipment such as punch presses, roll

form machines, resistance welders and other manufacturing equipment related to


You will need to have experience in the following:

  • Rotating shafts, bearings, bushings, gears, sprockets, & pulleys.
  • Clutches, brakes, linkages and other mechanical equipment.
  • Basic understanding of hydraulic systems; pump and hose replacement.
  • Electro-mechanical; some electrical knowledge, capable of using a DVM along with a basic understanding of control systems, sensors, and relays.
  • Replacing motors and gearboxes.
  • Pneumatic systems; install piping, replacing valves, dis-mantle, and the rebuilding of air cylinders.
  • Assist with the installation of new equipment.
  • Performing preventative maintenance.
  • Use of basic hand tools including measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers, and rules.
  • General building maintenance

**Use of lathe, knee mill, and MIG welder a plus.

**Knowledge of HVAC and building systems also a plus.

No less than 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing setting with some metal

working exposure.