Find Jobs for Military Veterans in Illinois

Illinois Job Search for Transitioning and Former JMOs, NCOs, and Enlisted Technicians

Illinois is considered to be a trendsetter both in social and cultural trends, and is seen as encapsulating the heart of the entire U.S. The state encompasses thriving urban centers like Chicago, as well as scenic natural vistas in its rural towns, offering something for everyone.

The Top Industries for Veterans in Illinois

Illinois holds sway in finance, education, and especially manufacturing. Nearly one-half of the state's 5.6 million workers are professionals, skilled technicians, craftspeople or machine operators, all careers that are ideal for veterans and transitioning service members.

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Maintenance Manager, I&C
Position ID: # EB-1581200542
Date Posted: 9/24/2022 5:30:59 PM
Location: Clinton, IL
Industry: Energy
Salary: $125,000 - $141,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Maintenance Manager, I&C position with the nation’s largest producer of carbon-free energy.

Position Details:
Location: Clinton, IL
Shift: M-F Standard Day Shift with minor variance based on training needs of plant
Pay:  $125k-$141k based on experience, annual bonus, relocation negotiable

Overall responsible for the work activities of the assigned Instrumentation & Controls Maintenance Division to ensure a productive workforce that supports all divisional, departmental, site and corporate goals while in accordance with all company policies, local, state, and federal regulations.

Ideal Fit:
The ideal for this position is a prior service Navy Nuke with supervisory experience or someone who has extensive experience within the commercial nuclear industry, specifically with instrumentations and controls technical background and expertise. They should have leadership experience and be a collaborator and team builder, with a strategic mindset.

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Field Service Engineer
Position ID: # EB-1467134143
Date Posted: 9/23/2022 8:59:48 AM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: Data Centers
Salary: $70,000 - $80,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Field Service Engineer.

Position Details:
Location: Chicago, IL (some flexibility on location)
*Located near an airport is a plus*
Compensation: $70,000 to $80,000. In addition, a $500/month car allowance is paid out and all travel costs are covered by company credit card. There is opportunity for overtime.
Shift: Day shift hours Monday-Friday.
Benefits: Offering highly competitive salary and benefits.
Travel Requirements: Overnight travel can range up to 50%- that said, much of the work is in San Antonio and Houston region. Monday to Friday work week is the norm.

Position Description: Field Service Engineer
Provide field service for Switchgear Equipment at customer sites throughout assigned territory. This will include installation supervision, startup, commissioning, and repair. Works comfortably in a remote environment, is self-motivated, and operates without the need for direct supervision/guidance. Duties include:
• Installation Supervision, testing, commissioning, maintenance and repair work for low voltage Switchgear, Transformers etc. in a professional way.
• Prepare of technical reports/ test sheets, monitoring of spare parts, tools / equipment, consumables etc.
• Maintain and follow safety regulations.
• Attend all appropriate site meetings.
• Interfaces with Project Management and Site personnel.
• Able to be on call after normal working hours
• Able to respond and arrive to emergency calls in 2 hours.
• Able to work required overtime when required.
• Able to work weekends when required.
• Able to work in Factory Testing when required

• Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a high-pressure and time sensitive environment.
• Excellent problem solving/troubleshooting skills.
• Excellent organizational, planning and communication/people skills.
• Proficient in the use of Excel, Word, Project, and Outlook software.
• Must be able to work independently or as a team member, self-directed and highly motivated.
• Experience in the power industry is mandatory.
• US Citizen with valid passport or ability to apply
• Driver’s License with clean driving record.

• Electrical power generation and distribution AC/DC.
• Reading/Understanding electrical schematics.
• Testing Equipment including Multimeter, Current meter, and Megger
• Electrical Power Systems
• Control Power troubleshooting to the circuit board or component level
• Switchgear, Power Distribution Units, and Remote Power Panels

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Manager, On-Line
Position ID: # EB-2711604755
Date Posted: 9/22/2022 4:08:01 PM
Location: Clinton, IL
Industry: Energy
Salary: $115,000 - $129,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Manager, On-Line position with the nation’s largest producer of carbon-free energy.

Position Details:
Location: Clinton, IL
Shift: M-F Standard Day Shift with minor variance based on training needs of plant
Pay:  $115k-129k based on experience, annual bonus, relocation negotiable

Overall responsibility for the On-Line Work Management Process. Accountable for managing the cycle plan, scheduling, detail planning/coordination and execution of the daily online maintenance work while ensuring risk levels, scope growth and budget are maintained within acceptable limits.

Ideal Fit:
The ideal for this position is a prior service Navy Nuke with supervisory experience or someone who has extensive experience within the commercial nuclear industry, particularly from the operational and maintenance planning perspective.

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Production Supervisor
Position ID: # EB-1686270787
Date Posted: 9/15/2022 2:02:25 PM
Location: Franklin Park, IL
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $60,000 - $70,000

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire a Production Supervisor in Franklin Park, IL.

Position: Production Supervisor

Location: Franklin Park, IL

Salary: $60k-$70k plus an incentive bonus eligibility

Shift: Nights 7pm-7am rotation schedule 2/2/3/2


BA/BS degree preferred (business, engineering)
2+ years of manufacturing experience
Experience in fast paced environment
Plastics experience
Supervisory experience preferred
Good verbal & interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work well in group situations
Ability to deal effectively with conflict in mature & consistent manner
Good computer skills
SAP experience preferred
Bilingual is a plus


Manage, direct and coordinate all activities related to a production shift to maximize productivity and minimize cost while maintaining quality
Typically supervises 50 plus employees
Coordinate with Scheduler to ensure daily production requirements are achieved
Carry out supervisory responsibilities including interviewing, hiring & training employees
Planning, assigning & directing work
Appraising performance
Rewarding & disciplining employees
Addressing complaints & resolving problems
Ensure all production data is gathered and reported correctly on a daily basis
Support & improve upon Quality initiatives designed to meet plant goals
Ensures safety programs are implemented effectively, reviewed regularly and revised as necessary

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HVAC Field Service Technician
Position ID: # EB-1585449642
Date Posted: 9/13/2022 8:35:17 PM
Location: Peoria, IL
Industry: HVAC
Salary: $32 - $45

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire an HVAC Field Service Technician in Peoria, IL.

Pay: $32-$45/hr. or more depending on experience + O/T + company van w/ tools, gas card, etc. Relocation sign-on bonus for right candidate

Profile: Associate degree or equivalent from a Technical / Trade School / Military Training with a certificate in HVAC or military career-field equivalent and five (5) years related experience in the military or industry

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Maintenance & Technical Training Manager
Position ID: # EB-5348026655
Date Posted: 9/7/2022 5:21:04 PM
Location: Clinton, IL
Industry: Oil & Gas
Salary: $116,000 - $146,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Maintenance & Technical Training Manager position with the nation’s largest producer of carbon-free energy.

Position Details:
Location: Clinton, IL
Pay: $116k-146k based on experience, relocation negotiable

Position Description: Maintenance & Technical Training Manager
Plans, coordinates, and manages activities associated with the development and implementation of company's maintenance and technical training programs for the site.

Qualifications and Areas of Experience:
• 10+years of technical background in respective discipline
• 5+years of professional supervisory/management experience
• Strong communication, problem-solving, decision-making, and planning skills
• Familiar with Microsoft programs and electronic work management systems
• Additional technical certifications/degrees strongly preferred
• Previous experience in nuclear power plant operations or regulated industry very beneficial
• Knowledge of and experience with the systematic approach to training (SAT)
• A team building personality, experience building and implementing training programs along with instructional skills

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Service Technician
Position ID: # EB-6391851830
Date Posted: 8/30/2022 1:41:36 PM
Location: Elk Grove, IL
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $28 - $35

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire a Service Technician in Elk Grove, IL.

Job Title: Service Technician

Location : Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Working Hours: 8:30AM to 4:30PM or 9AM to 5PM

Pay Range: $28 - $35 per hour + OT at time and half + 5% Bonus + Full Benefits

Travel: Same day - home every night (occasional projects may require overnight travel)

Education & Experience: 3-6 years’ experience in CNC machine tooling. 1-4 years Swiss experience helpful.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Install, maintain, trouble shoot, and do repairs on CNC Machines (Citizen & Miyano helpful).
Replace ball screws, motors, and cartridge spindles.
Use ladder and diagnostic functions on all controls.
Phone support for troubleshooting; daily and heavy at times.
Align and adjust tools.
Repair spindle bearings.
Align and interface the barfeed unit.
Perform first part run off; ensuring machine acceptance.
Travel to customer sites for repair and/or troubleshooting.

Qualifications & Skills:

Must be able to travel up to 70% of time – domestic and occasional international (Canada, Mexico).
Electrical, mechanical and automation experience.
Proficient in geometry.
Ability to troubleshoot mechanical and electrical systems, read ladder diagrams and control diagnostics.
Interact professionally with customers by phone and in person.
Valid driver’s license and passport.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Ability to work independently.
Demonstrate initiative.
Drug Test and Background Check required.

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Electrical Foreman
Position ID: # EB-1605500629
Date Posted: 8/26/2022 3:11:00 PM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: Construction
Salary: $30 - $40

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire an Electrical Foreman in Chicago, IL!

Position Details:

Location: Live Anywhere

Travel: High Travel – 17 days out, 5 days off. Typically Sundays off and occasional Saturday’s with OT paid

Salary: $30-40/hr


Medical Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
Voluntary Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
Short Term Disability Insurance
Long Term Disability Insurance & many more!

Electrical Foreman

Position Description: The Foreman will be responsible for monitoring electrical installations and crews consisting of journeyman and apprentices, specifically managing the productivity, safety, quality control and procurement of materials.


Organizes, coordinates, and supervises the work of the craft employees on construction projects.
Trains employees.
Determines work priorities and coordinates work activities within the design area and/or with others outside of the office; apportions work among employees according to abilities or specialized training.
Coordinates new construction and major remodeling, which involves attending meetings and reviewing project documents (e.g. contracts, specifications, blueprints) as necessary.
Collaborates with administrators on the supervision of all work operations.
Exercises control over rate of construction progress to complete construction project within time limits, schedules tasks for employees.
Leads inspection and commission of day-to-day construction work to enforce conformity to specifications.
10 + years of electrical commercial experience
5 + years previous experience working as a foreman
Ability to train and supervise others
Knowledge of all phases of building construction, including work commonly done by the various building crafts.
Standing, bending, reaching, lifting most of the workday.
Lift repetitively 50 pounds.
Climb ladders.
Work from scaffolding and lifts.
Drive a company vehicle (truck).
Capable of driving long distances between job sites.
Other manual labor as required.

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Mikron Operator
Position ID: # EB-3864142391
Date Posted: 8/24/2022 12:30:15 PM
Location: Des Plaines, IL
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $20 - $27

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire a Mikron Operator in Des Plaines, IL.

Position Details:

Location: Des Plaines, IL

Pay: $20-27/hr.

Shift: 7am-3:30pm, Monday-Friday.

Benefits: Top tier benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(k), PTO/vacation, and technical training.

Position Description: Mikron Operator

Responsible for setting up CNC milling machines, performing mechanical and maintenance repairs. Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T). Notifies the CNC Programmer of problems with equipment and/or tooling that may cause defects or lost time.

Ideal Fit:

The hiring manager is seeking civilian or military individuals with a good mechanical aptitude and a positive demeanor. Will train the right person.

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Field Service Engineer
Position ID: # EB-2934691358
Date Posted: 8/23/2022 10:08:01 AM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: Medical
Salary: $26 - $30

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a leading medical technology company hire a Field Service Technician I, Chicago, IL

As the Field Service Technician, the NEPTUNE products you service will make a major impact on the way surgeons and healthcare professionals perform their jobs. You will partner with your team and Manager to ensure that company's (surgical instrument) products are serviced in healthcare facilities across the US. No medical background is required – just great technical, interpersonal, and project management skills to help you thrive in the culture that the company provides.

We need someone with the ability to:
• Provide effective, proficient, and timely post-sales service, troubleshooting and repair management, product field actions, preventative maintenance, quality control inspections to all customers in direct support of the sales team to ensure optimal customer satisfaction and best-in-class service.
• Become an expert on properly maintaining the company products within your realm of responsibility. Perform service to customer’s equipment without negatively impacting their daily business / workflow.
• Provide post-sale in-servicing and product-use support on equipment operation and maintenance.
• Teach cleaning and maintenance best practices to operating room, central sterile and biomedical teams.
• Follow all administrative duties, complete all necessary paperwork and track product support solutions, e.g. repair orders, service request forms, product inquiries, Field Actions and part order requisitions in a very accurate and timely manner.
• Assist Field Service Manager with development and deployment of the training documentation, SOPs and work instructions for the Field Service team; evaluate existing technical processes and identify deficiencies.
• Maintain an accurate inventory of company equipment and parts, verify tool calibration.
• Provide advanced subject matter expertise and support to Field Sales Representatives, internal and external customers. In addition, highlight complex issues via phone, email and on site, if necessary.
• Participate in resolution of customer complaints and escalated issues.
• Work with technical support call center, manufacturing, engineering, project management, inventory, purchasing and management groups when applicable.
• Be a leader in personal performance for the field service metrics.
• Promote the company’s business by recognizing opportunities to fulfill additional customer needs and communicating with the appropriate company personnel for follow up.
• Manage schedule and resources as dictated by customer needs.
• Be a problem-solver and drive process improvements in all aspects.
• Plan for frequent travel between hospitals in health system and/or territory based on priority of service requests.

Position Details:
Location: Chicago, IL
Travel: Projects located within 1.5 hours of employee’s home. M – F daily travel. Zero overnights
Salary: $60K-$70K first year W2. Your offer will include an initial base hourly rate of $25-$30/hr. depending on the location and your qualifications + O/T after 40 hours per week (typically between 10-15 hours of O/T per week) + paid travel + laptop & iPad + cell + internet service + company vehicle! (Brand new F150) + solid benefits + 10% annual Bonus + Three weeks’ vacation.
Training: OJT 1-3 weeks / 1 week onsite at Headquarters / 4 – 6 weeks in the field
Relocation package available for out of area candidates

Requirements: You should have exceptional technical/electro-mechanical aptitude, this role is perfect for technicians who reached the NCO level in the military and are looking to further their skills in the BIOMED industry. MOST IMPORTANTLY, however, you must have a strong desire to interface with customers, can INFLUENCE CLIENTS, make people happy, and solve people’s problems. The company places a high value on loyalty and unwavering customer service and support. You must be energetic, organized, entrepreneurial, and self-motivated. Only those candidates who place a high value on developing strong relationships with clients and who will go “above and beyond” to improve the CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE in their Field Tech responsibilities will succeed in this role. Candidates must be extremely customer service oriented and maintain the highest levels of moral courage and conviction.

Benefits: Company offers a tremendous benefits package: flexible Medical/Dental plans; Tuition Reimbursement (110% for “A” grades, 100% for “B”s, 90% for “C”s); Employee Stock Purchase Program; STD/ADD/LTD; life insurance; paid prescription coverage; and an outstanding 401k plan (Company matches 50 cents on the dollar up to 8% of your investment, and they also, whether you put $ in a 401k or not, invest a discretionary 7% into a 401k automatically for you), health and wellness plans, 11 paid holidays annually, and 2 weeks of vacation, and much more.

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Senior Controls Technician
Position ID: # EB-1889437054
Date Posted: 8/15/2022 8:16:24 PM
Location: Elk Grove Village, IL
Industry: Industrial
Salary: $30 - $48

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Senior Controls Technician positions with a market leader in providing fully integrated boiler and burner systems.

Position Details
Location: Elk Grove Village, IL (Chicagoland)
Pay: $30-$48/hr DOE + OT + relocation
Benefits: Company offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Fertility Assistance, Maternity Support Program, Adoption Assistance, Supplemental Medical Benefits, Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, Life Insurance, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Cash Matching 401(k) Plan, Mental Health Resources, Tuition Assistance, Pet Insurance, Employee Discount Program, generous Paid Vacation, and 11 Paid Holidays.

Position Description
As a Senior Controls Technician will troubleshoot, repair, and upgrade industrial boiler controls sensors and field devices. In this role it is important to identify and repair equipment mechanical and electrical deficiencies. You will perform boiler start-ups in the field and conduct planned boiler maintenance.

Position Requirements
• HS diploma or equivalent. Any technical school is a plus.
• At least 2 years’ experience on industrial electrical and control systems on boiler, steam, or similar power/utility systems.
• Able to read & wire electrical systems off schematics and have a good foundation in electronics and controls, voltmeters, sensors, and instrumentation.
• Some knowledge of combustion, troubleshooting interlocks, and must be critical thinkers and outstanding complex problem-solvers.
• Be team-players, dedicated, and detail-oriented with outstanding customer service and a solid driving record.
• Ability to troubleshoot PLCs or any welding experience is a plus.
• Have an aptitude and desire to learn new skills
• No vaccination required.

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Authorized Inspector
Position ID: # EB-1680194322
Date Posted: 7/28/2022 3:27:53 PM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: Insurance
Salary: $60,000 - $60,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Authorized Inspector positions with a worldwide leader in the interpretation and application of boiler and pressure vessel codes, standards, directives, and client specifications.

Position Details
Location: Chicago, IL
Compensation: $60K with possible OT. Company car, computer, and phone service will be provided after training is completed. A $2,500 bonus will be awarded after completion of all training and designation as an AI.
Travel: Required – occasional overnights, depending on territory
Schedule: Monday through Friday, Daytime hours. Occasional evening and weekend work.
• Train for 12-14 weeks for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)/National Board training/certification commissions.
• 120 hours of on-the-job training with another Inspector to complete training process.
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement Plan, Incentive Savings Plan (ISP) / 401(k), Tuition Assistance
Career Progression: The career path is very well defined, and you can rise within the organization at a good pace as you build your expertise and management skills. Master Coordinator to Generation Dispatcher to Power Director to Master Dispatcher to Shift Supervisor, then Manager in one of several divisions.

Position Description
As an Authorized Inspector, your responsibilities will include:
• Perform new construction, repair, alteration, and jurisdiction inspections of boilers and pressure vessels inspections of boilers and pressure vessels as required by the American Society of Mechanical Engineering Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (ASME Code) Sections III, and National Board Code including referenced construction codes and standards at our clients.

Position Requirements
• High school diploma and equivalent (Military) work experience, or a bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
• 3-5 years of boiler and/or high-pressure steam and water system maintenance and operation experience.
• 4+ years of mechanical experience with Boilers and Pressure Vessels in a power plant, either Nuke or conventional.
• MM/BT, or an SRO and/or a Steam PPWO/EOOW 3+ years.
• Navy Nuke EM or ET with a minimum of 3yrs qualified SRO experience.
• Quality Assurance inspections of mechanical equipment, water, and steam systems.
• Boiler and/or steam system maintenance and operation.
• Inspections on mechanical, electrical, refrigeration, and air conditioning systems.
• NBIC Boiler Inspector Qualification a plus.
• Insurance inspection service experience involving risk-based inspections and analysis.
• Computer skills: Microsoft Office and web-based applications, Lotus Notes.

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Maintenance Technician
Position ID: # EB-1784202359
Date Posted: 7/19/2022 4:29:18 PM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: Food
Salary: $23 - $35

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire a Maintenance Technician in Chicago, IL.

Position Details:

Location: Elk Grove, IL (Chicago)

Positions: 3

Compensation: $23-35/hr + OT

Full Benefits: Health, Life (100% company paid), Disability, Dental (100% company paid), 401k, relocation if out of area

Shift: Openings on 2nd Shift 5pm – 1am & Straddle shift midday (Monday -Thursday / 4 Ten Shift + OT on Saturday always available)


Simply put, the company is seeking mechanic with 4+ years of experience in troubleshooting, repair and preventative maintenance of a variety of industrial machines. Food industry experience is beneficial but not required. Candidates must have a strong background in industrial electrical motors, controls as well as knowledge of mechanical machinery, steam, boiler, pneumatic, hydraulic, scales welding, machining, and conveyor systems. Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) is a plus.

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Commissioning Technician
Position ID: # EB-1582321043
Date Posted: 7/19/2022 4:20:41 PM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: Transportation

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire a Commissioning Technician in Chicago, IL.

Position Details

Location: Chicago, IL

Potential Career Path: Site lead position.

Shift: 7am- 3pm Mon-Fri

Benefits: The company offers an excellent benefits package including consumer-driven health plan (full medical/dental/vision); ADD/STD/LTD and life insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts for health care and dependent care; tuition assistance; a matching 401K – dollar for dollar up to 6% of gross salary; relocation assistance; other fringe benefits (product / service discounts, exceptional work-life balance programs, scholarship programs for children, generous vacation / leave policies, etc.). Extensive product training and professional career development.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

The company is looking for strong industrial electronics technicians with a minimum of 3-4 years of experience in a relevant field (ideal military candidates include Navy Nuclear-trained ETs, Avionics Techs, Conventional ETs, and GSEs)
Post-secondary graduate from technical or trade school
Must be proficient in reading and working with electrical, pneumatic, mechanical circuit diagrams to troubleshooting failures in the affected system
Strong interpersonal skills, excellent customer skills, and ability to work well in a team

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Production Team Leader
Position ID: # EB-7810315965
Date Posted: 7/1/2022 2:58:22 PM
Location: Danville, IL
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $50,000 - $70,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Production Team Leads for a multinational conglomerate and global producer of steel and industrial equipment for virtually every industry imaginable. At their plant in Danville, IL they develop and produce forged and ready-to-install machined components for the automotive and non-automotive industries.

As a Production Team Leader reports to a Production Manager and is responsible for the efficient administration, organization, direction, and safety of their assigned production employee team, to drive quality and meet production needs.

Position Details:
Location: Danville, IL
Shift Work: There are openings for mid-shift (2p-10p M-F) on a 2-2-3 Schedule
Salary: Target base rate $55K - $70K based on experience, position is Salary Exempt – OT Eligible (Straight Time OT), Production Team Leads averaged $85-$90k W2 last year

The ideal fit for this role is a leader who is adaptable and able to motivate and build a team to meet and exceed their goals.

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Production Supervisor
Position ID: # EB-7427612994
Date Posted: 6/18/2022 11:45:27 PM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $67,800 - $67,800

Job Description

Orion is the nation’s largest military veteran recruiting firm. We find careers for transitioning military personnel leaving the service, as well as veterans who have already transitioned but are seeking a career change. Orion Talent helps make the career change transition by matching individual skills and career goals with opportunities within America’s finest companies.

Our client is a Fortune 500 Company, a multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer-branded meat and food products, many of which are among the best known and trusted in the food industry. It enjoys a strong reputation among consumers, retail grocers, and foodservice and industrial customers for products highly regarded for quality, taste, nutrition, convenience, and value. Products manufactured by the corporation include hams, bacon, sausages, franks, canned luncheon meats, stews, chilies, hash, meat spreads, shelf stable microwaveable entrees, salsas and frozen processed foods. Hormel employs more than 20,000 people and has over 40 locations Nationwide.

Position Description: Production Supervisor
The Production Supervisor position involves the direct supervision of 20-30 plant personnel, where responsibilities include: personnel management, daily operation and supervision of a team executing plant operations, maintaining schedules, training, time keeping, ensuring safe work performance of all staff, and providing all resources required for shift group to perform duties and safety programs, resourcing scheduling and availability, and production reporting. Supervisors are in the production area and “on their feet” about 80% of their shift – this is an active position.

Locations: Austin, MN; Osceola, IA; Knoxville, IA; Algona, IA; Dubuque, IA; Beloit, WI; Rochelle, IL; McCook, IL; Papillion, NE; Lathrop, CA

Salary: $67,800 base salary + annual bonus + OT opportunities. First year W-2 $75K+ (Salary increase at 1st year anniversary)

Shift Work: Most Production Supervisors begin their career on second or third shift, weekend work will be required

Requirements: Strong leaders with 3-5 years of leadership experience. Key traits are taking care of people, understanding missions, commitment, solid math skills, and a strong ability to think on your feet. Great interpersonal skills, proven leadership abilities and strong communication are the keys to success. They are looking for leaders who can inspire others to take pride in who they are and what they do.

Career Progression: Your personal performance, skills, and career choices/goals will dictate your career path. There is a promotion to Production Supervisor and a compensation increase at the 1-year mark.

Benefits: Up front relocation bonus for every position is given. House hunting trip and up to 4 weeks of temporary living expenses. Competitive salary comparable to experience, as well as an excellent benefits package. Employee stock purchase plan (company has paid quarterly dividends for the last 60yrs), Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug plans, pension plan plus a 401(K) plan with 4% company match, short term and long-term disability insurance, life insurance options, profit sharing, and much more.

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Field Service Technician
Position ID: # EB-8283126207
Date Posted: 5/16/2022 4:03:26 PM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: Medical
Salary: $75,000 - $80,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Field Service Technician

Position Details:
Salary: $75K+ depending on qualifications
Location: Chicago, IL (Northeast near major airport)
Travel: 80% travel, required to travel to customer locations locally, regionally, and potentially throughout North America, in Basel, Switzerland for periodic training once the pandemic issues are resolved.
Shift Work: No
Supervisory: You will report directly to the Service Manager

Position Description: Field Service Technician
Field Service Technician for services, installation, and qualification of our pharmaceutical processing equipment. This position requires an energetic person with strong technical knowledge and the desire to advance their skills across multiple service disciplines. Experience with GXP requirements in the Pharmaceutical Industry is desired.

Description of Duties:
• Provide regular service on current isolators and containment systems located at customer sites in North America (approximately 80% travel)
• Execution of maintenance and requalification activities
• Troubleshooting of equipment
• Execute IQ / OQ on all new installations
• Promote company service contracts, maintenance, and consumable products
• Perform Training for operators and on-site personnel

• Field Service experience with strong travel activity (regionally/nationally)
• Technical experience or education preferably electrical engineering
• Ability to work self-dependent with high level of travelling
• Ability to set up protocols and reports in the GMP environment
• Strong analytical thinking
• Experience with cGMP and GAMP requirements in the Pharmaceutical Industry
• Experience with HEPA filter testing and Calibration
• Experience or education in electronic controls systems - specifically Siemens and AB or robotics
• Covid Vaccinated

Excellent base salary with potential annual bonus opportunity. Additional $800.00 monthly car allowance is provided. Includes excellent medical benefits package, to include major medical, vision and dental and employee only pays 10% of actual benefit costs. 401K with 100% company match up to 6%. Paid vacation- 3 weeks to start. Nine company holidays. Full expense reimbursement on all company related travel and expenses.

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Senior Reactor Operator
Position ID: # EB-1445513687
Date Posted: 4/6/2022 2:44:20 PM
Location: Morris, IL
Industry: Oil & Gas
Salary: $110,000 - $127,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former Navy Nuke and other military professionals for Senior Accelerator Operator positions nation’s largest producer of carbon-free energy.
Position Details:

Location: Marseilles, IL and Morris, IL (7 Openings)
Pay: $110-$127k based on experience, $10k bonus spread through training/milestones
Premium bonus of $16k when you enter ILT class (September) and an additional $8k upon
full licensing, Relocation negotiable. Potential first year W2 up to $176k

Position Description: Senior Accelerator Operator – Initial Licensing Training Program
The Senior Accelerator Operator Initial License Trainee attends initial certification class to attain their Senior Reactor Operator License from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Upon certification they will be fully licensed to supervise the operations of the reactor control room. Candidates attending class with the intent of attaining an SRO License will complete a Fundamentals Phase, a Simulator Certification, acquiring SRO status, and attainment an NRC SRO License. This program will consist of a combination of study time, field time, and on the job training to attain the license status. Project work, outage assignments, or duties may be assigned to support the site operations.

Qualifications and Areas of Experience:
• Navy Nuke Background is the ideal fit
• 18 months position equivalent to Reactor Operator (or Supervisor) at military reactor (Power Plant Watch Engineer, Engineering Watch Supervisor, Reactor Operator, Engineering Officer of the Watch, Propulsion Plant Watch Supervisor)
• BS or Technical qualification in Engineering, Physics is preferred
• Experience working with electronics, testing equipment, and mechanical systems
• Understanding and knowledge of the operation of an accelerator, reactor, or other radiation producing devices

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Commissioning Technician- Virtual Interviews
Position ID: # EB-2141838633
Date Posted: 4/6/2022 9:38:41 AM
Location: Chicago, IL
Industry: HVAC
Salary: $28 - $32

Job Description

Position Details

Location:  Chicago, IL

Potential Career Path: Site lead position.

Shift: 7am- 3:30pm Mon-Fri

Position Description: Commissioning Technician                                                    

The candidate will be responsible for troubleshooting and repair next generation electric Light Rail Vehicle that are delivered from the OEM to the local authority in San Francisco, CA. The field service technician will need to be familiar with electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic systems.


Perform, with use of mechanical drawings, schematics and location circuit plans, electrical and mechanical repairs of various components
Diagnose electrical malfunctions in LRV control circuits and components, assess the nature of problems, and identify corrective action needed.
Perform static/dynamic testing of new delivered LRVs
Work with shop machines and hand tools.
Understand and follow company and industry safety rules, practices, and procedures.
Communicate with others, verbally and in writing, technical information, job procedure recommendations, and other work-related information.
Assist other employees as needed.
Read, interpret, and understand written or electronic information, maintain the information, and compile reports
Prepare documentations, determine and select standard material, maintain bills of material
Use PTU’s (laptops) to troubleshoot various systems onboard the LRV’s.
DMV check needs to be run to ensure that worker has a valid driver's license. Must be proficient in electrical, mechanical and hydraulic troubleshooting. 1-5 years’ experience working with industrial electrical, and mechanical components is a required

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

Minimum High school diploma (or GED), College Degree preferred.
Minimum 5 years’ experience in relevant field.
Must be proficient in electrical, hydraulic, mechanical troubleshooting.
Individual must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing.
Individual must be at least 21 years of age to participate in the required vehicle plan.

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