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Maintenance Mechanic - Packaging Department *Sign On Bonus!*

Company: Carl Buddig & Company
Location: South Holland
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Carl Buddig & Company is actively hiring Maintenance Mechanics who want to join our talented/dedicated maintenance team at our facility located in South Holland, IL. #Buddig #HiringNow #JoinOurTeam


Carl Buddig & Company is the parent company of great-tasting Buddig lunchmeat, Old Wisconsin hardwood-smoked sausage brand snack products and pre-cooked ribs and barbecue entrees under the Kingsford brand. Family owned and operated since 1943, we have been feeding family traditions for over 75 years with the very best in taste, variety, and convenience.

For Carl Buddig & Company, family is at the heart of everything we do, and our idea of family also extends to the two thousand-plus people we employ. We all share a commitment to upholding the quality of the Buddig products you know and love. A great job-and a great future-awaits you! #BuddigProud #BuddigCareers


As a Maintenance Mechanic in the Packaging Department, you will have responsibility for repairing, reporting, and making recommendations regarding all of machinery within the packaging area. They will also take responsibility for their work area to help produce a safe and quality food product.


Read and interpret electrical schematics and diagrams.

Understand PLC ladder logic AND industrial electrical systems.

Perform building and/or masonry repair.

Install, service, and repair electric motors, heaters, coolers, refrigerators, and other related equipment using various hand and power tools.

Move and replace machinery and auxiliary apparatus using hand and electric trucks, forklifts, and dollies.

Replace fuses, light bulbs, circuit breakers, electric switches, and other electrical equipment.

Perform related work as assigned.

Maintain records and prepare reports related to the work regarding equipment, supplies, and materials.

Prepare written reports on projects and equipment conditions.

Ensure the proper use, care, and storage of tools and equipment.

Maintain work area in a clean and sanitary manner.

Must have the ability to do routine mechanical and electrical maintenance and care for tools and equipment.

Must have the ability to work from sketches, drawings, and blueprints.

Must have the ability to maintain records regarding material, equipment, and repairs.

Troubleshoot, repair, and replace electrical systems to the component level.

Fabricate, assemble, and test machinery parts as needed.


Ability to legally work in the United States is required.

High School Diploma/GED required.

Four years of experience in the mechanical or electrical trades preferred.

Completion of a recognized program in vocational training for the mechanical or electric trades may be substituted for two years of experience.

Must have knowledge of the accepted practices, processes, materials, and tools of the maintenance trades.

Must have knowledge of electric motors, generators, pumps, pressure systems, water systems, and other equipment and systems.

Must have knowledge of the servicing and maintenance of simple power, heating, and cooling units.

Must have the knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions of the building and maintenance trades.


Competitive Pay and Benefits among the best in the industry!

Medical (BCBS), Dental, Vision

Paid Time Off & Vacation Time

401K, Training & Development

Opportunities for career growth with a variety of career paths.

Education Reimbursement (Salaried and Hourly), We Invest in You!

Lucrative Employee Referral Bonus Program


Keywords: Carl Buddig & Company, Chicago , Maintenance Mechanic - Packaging Department *Sign On Bonus!*, Professions , South Holland, Illinois

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