Maintenance Technician

East Saint Louis, United States

Job title: Maintenance Technician 

Job location: East Saint Louis, IL 62205

Work week: 8:00am to 4:30pm + OT, occasional call-ins.  

Pay: Starting pay is $30-33/hour + 3% bonus on an annual basis.  

Benefits: Eligible to enroll after 30 days of employment. Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k + 100% match up to 6%, tuition reimbursement for approved education and profit sharing bonuses paid out yearly directly into 401k account (Track record is the past 5 years bonuses paid out) 

Education / Certifications:  High School Diploma or GED 

Required Experience: 3-7 years experience of relatable experience in maintenance within a chemical, manufacturing, or related industry. 

Job Description: 

We are looking for an experienced Maintenance Technician with good problem-solving and strong interpersonal skills to join our team. You will be responsible for providing service and repairing equipment in our industry.
If you have a high level of initiative to recognize, analyze and solve problems, then we are waiting for your application.


  • Support, coordinate and control of all aspects of engineering projects
  • Conduct detailed root cause analysis on failures to prevent reoccurrence  
  • Repair equipment to ensure equipment integrity and production availability while minimizing cost
  • Support Mechanical Integrity program and ensure compliance with all regulatory activities
  • Plan and coordinate activities related to emergency equipment breakdown or failure
  • Manage the use of contract service providers for maintenance activities on-site as needed
  • Effectively manage plant shutdowns with detailed plans
  • Evaluate outside contractors/vendors. Make optimal decisions on when to outsource
  • Participate in or lead small capital project execution teams in partnership with Engineering
  • Evaluate and negotiate supplier quotes

Required skills and experience

  • 3-7 years of experience in chemical, manufacturing or related industry
  • Experience with local technical standards related to process piping, heat exchangers, pressure vessels and storage tanks
  • Ability to prepare clear and accurate documentation and instructions for others
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines on a multitude of tasks
  • Ability to quickly assess problems and able to process workable solutions


  • High School graduate with Associate degree in electronics, electrical, electro-mechanical technologies or equivalent technical training

Maintenance Technician

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Maintenance Technician

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