Maintenance Technician

Requisition ID:  24121
Job Location(s): 

Freeport, IL, US

Job Description

We have an immediate opportunity for a ​2nd Shift Machine Repair Electrician Technician ​to join us at our diverse team in Freeport, IL. Must be a team player responsible for performing mid to expert level repairs, preventative maintenance (PM), fabrication, rearrangement and installation of equipment and systems. 

Job Responsibilities

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

  • Observing devices in operation to diagnose the root cause of a problem, disassembling devices to gain access to and replace defective parts, examining parts to detect failure modes, adjustment of assemblies and controls.
  • Perform tests and repair of electrical circuitry and controls utilizing schematics, manuals and written documentation.
  • Identifies and assists in sourcing of repair parts. Complies with all Safety and 5S requirements.
  • Situational awareness and ability to identify unsafe conditions and behaviors. Updates all records and work-order history.
  • Provides assistance to lower-level technicians. Completes on the job and technical training for career development.
  • Ability to work alone or on a cross functional team. Leads small teams in root cause problem solving activities.
  • Must be able to work overtime as required. Other duties may be assigned.

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent. 3-5 years’ experience.
  • Knowledge of Hydraulics & Pneumatic and Machine Repair a must.  Equivalent experience and education will be considered.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret blue prints and schematics.   Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. 
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, customers & service technicians is required.

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.