Handyman

Requisition ID:  24122
Job Location(s): 

Freeport, IL, US

Job Description

We have an immediate opportunity for a 1st Shift Handyman Technician ​to join us at our diverse team in Freeport, IL.   As assigned by Team Leader/Facilitator, performs duties relating to routine maintenance and housekeeping in manufacturing and office areas. 

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

  • Use of computer systems are required for managing work load and communication.
  • Operates evaporator system managing the dump stations and evaporators.
  • Coordinates with Plant site Safety Leader the disposal of hazardous material; solvents and sludge. 
  • Responsible for managing mop dump stations and floor soap dispensing areas.
  • Performs minor mechanical repairs and preventative maintenance
  • Assists higher classifications as needed
  • Maintaining Aercology/Torit/Smog Hog systems.  This may involve filter changes, unit cleaning, or belt replacement.  Also taking air-flow readings in the ducts to balance the system, which requires sheave replacement.
  • Maintain paint booth for cleanliness and organization.
  • Weld and fabricate support.
  • Support cleaning of shop aisles with the use of rider and manual scrubbers.
  • Using forklift to remove dumpster, perform janitorial duties.
  • Performs general grounds care; trash pick-up, parking lot cleaning, snow shoveling, etc.
  • Supporting Fluid Managed recycling program which may involve coolant recycling, tank moving and cleaning, sump pump-outs etc. 

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • High school diploma/equivalent (GED) or equivalent experience.  General knowledge of housekeeping and maintenance is required.
  •  Ability to read, analyze, and schematics.   Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from Leadership, customers & service technicians is required.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume are required.  Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry are required.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.  Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship.

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.