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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 Technician
Job Ref: # EB-3166330589
Date Posted: 4/18/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Beecher, IL
Category: Manufacturing
Salary: $30 - $34

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Maintenance Technician opportunity with on of the top MIG welding gun and consumable suppliers in North America.

Position Details:
• Title: Maintenance Technician
• Location: Beecher, IL (South of Chicago)
• Shift: Monday – Friday, Day Shift (6:30AM – 3:00PM)
• Compensation: $30-$34/hr., $62k - $70k annually before OT
• Benefits: Company offers an industry leading benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, 401K match program (up to 4.5%), 3 weeks PTO, and multiple other fringe benefits.
• Travel: N/A
• Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description:
Conduct maintenance for electro-mechanical manufacturing equipment, including 480V 3-Phase, 208V 3-Phase, 120V, Buss Bars, MCC maintenance and more. Troubleshoot malfunctioning equipment and resolve problems.

Requirements:
• Electro-mechanical skills and training, particularly troubleshooting, diagnosing, and resolving faults in a timely, efficient, and safe manner
• Previous industrial maintenance experience
• Vocational school training, particularly related to electronics and/or PLC (DirectLogix) experience highly preferred
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Ability to prioritize and manage competing deadlines
• Able to read/interpret instructions, prints, mechanical drawings, schematics, and process specifications


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Critical Facilities Technician
Job Ref: # EB-8272027960
Date Posted: 4/17/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Northlake, IL
Category: Data Centers
Salary: $30 - $45

Job Description

Position Details:
• Title: Critical Facilities Technician (CFT) / Critical Facilities Maintenance Technician (CFMT)
• Locations:
o Ashburn, VA (northwest suburb of Washington, DC) ** CFT only
o Chandler / Glendale, AZ (Greater Phoenix) ** CFT and CFTM
o Plano, TX (northern Dallas) ** CFT only
o Northlake, IL (Chicago suburb) ** CFT and CFTM
o West Jordon, UT (Salt Lake City area) ** CFT and CFTM
• Shift:
o CFTs work 12-hr shifts (either 4-3-3-4 or 2-2-3 sked); days (6a – 6p) and nights (6p – 6a) are available.
o CFTMs generally work traditional 8-hr day shift Mon - Fri
• Compensation: See position descriptions below
• Benefits: Company offers an industry-standard, comprehensive benefits package that includes several Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance options; Life / AD&D Insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts; Short- and Long-Term Disability; Vacation/Vacation Purchase; 11 annual holidays; Employee Assistance; corporate discount programs; 401K with employer match (up to 4%); etc

Position Descriptions:
Critical Facilities Technician (CFT) - $40/hr - $44/hr:
Under the direction of the Facility Manager, this position requires extensive hands-on analysis, maintenance and troubleshooting of facility operations within the company Data Center. Work includes installation, repair, and maintenance of critical and non-critical mechanical and/or electrical machinery and controls located in the interior and exterior of building. Some specific responsibilities include:
• Maintain, monitor and perform preventive, predictive, and corrective maintenance on critical and non-critical equipment, to include operation and maintenance of multiple components within the HVAC system, plumbing installation/maintenance, generator operations, fire detection and suppression, life safety, temperature control systems, building management systems, and digital systems (including fire alarm, duress, card access, CCTV).
• Electrical responsibilities: plan, implement, coordinate and supervision of all electrical operations, maintenance and energy management programs for a critical facilities environment. Ensure conformance with all change-control development, approvals and execution.
• Schedule, develop and provide QA for all preventive maintenance, contracted maintenance, general maintenance.
• Routinely perform all work in strict accordance with governing MOP/SOP/ERP procedures, and maintenance work instructions.
• Operate and monitor critical and non-critical system equipment and components. Oversee work efforts (including 3rd party contractors) for safe and compliant operation, maintenance (corrective and preventive), and modification of critical equipment. Disable and enable fire alarm control panels and systems as required.
• Respond immediately to emergency situations (fire, evacuation, equipment failure, etc.) and customer concerns. Respond quickly to emergency situations, develop and communicate and improve ADC’s processes to ensure continuous improvement and innovation.
• Monitor building operations and tour properties periodically during scheduled shift.
• Understand the engineering design and operational aspect of all electrical systems.
• Evaluate, assign and monitor the safe work responsibilities and safety procedures capabilities of employees and contractors.

Critical Facilities Maintenance Technician (CFMT) - $28/hr - $35/hr:
Under the direction of the Facility Manager, this position requires hands-on experience in general facility maintenance and troubleshooting techniques. Work may include general building repairs, patching/painting of various surfaces, as well the potential to assist with installation, repair, and maintenance of critical and non-critical mechanical and/or electrical machinery located in the interior and exterior of the building. Because this position comes with the possibility of internal advancement, basic knowledge of electrical and/or mechanical systems is required. As the company is a customer-first company, you must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in a professional, tactful and courteous manner under any and all circumstances. Some specific responsibilities include:
• Under supervision, assist with maintenance of multiple mechanical areas including components within the HVAC system, plumbing installation/maintenance, generator operations, fire detection and suppression, life safety, temperature control systems, building management systems, and digital systems (including fire alarm, duress, card access, CCTV).
• Inspect buildings, lighting systems, grounds, and equipment to ensure safe, well-maintained conditions, and identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair.
• Perform minor electrical troubleshooting and repairs (replace light bulbs, ballasts and fuses, etc).
• Identify and perform basic service and repair on plumbing fixtures; open clogged lines and drains.
• Operate a variety of machinery, equipment and tools including saws, router, drills, sanders, planers, drill presses and various hand tools.
• Monitor building conditions and tour property periodically during scheduled shift.
• Maintain inventory of tools, supplies, and equipment; recommend tools, supplies, and equipment for purchase.
• Assist with moving, loading, unloading and storage of supplies as well as furniture and equipment.



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Plant Engineer
Job Ref: # EB-8044106407
Date Posted: 4/15/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: St. Charles, IL
Category: Food
Salary: $160,000 - $180,000

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Plant Engineer
Location: St. Charles, IL
Shift: 1st Shift; M-F (Weekend work/ support as needed)
Compensation: $160k-$180k(+) + 25% Target Bonus + $25k sign on bonus + relocation provided
Benefits: Comprehensive Corporate Benefits Package
Travel: None

Position Description:
As part of the Engineering team, you would analyze data, draft implementation plans for production process optimization. Seeking out ways to maximize efficiencies by eliminating the waste of valuable resources that directly impact our overall operating costs. Responsible for managing the activities of the maintenance department of a large complex plant to keep building and equipment in proper state of repair, in order to reduce mechanical downtime and keep product flow and production lines running at maximum efficiency. Responsible for the development and implementation of maintenance systems associated with High Performing Manufacturing Organizations (Preventative/ Predictive Maintenance, TPM, etc.). Number two at the plant – reports direct to Plant Manager.

Requirements:
A Candidate for this role should have at a minimum 8+ years of experience for this role. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred (plus if in engineering) plus multiple years of experience in progressive levels of leadership (Supervisor – Superintendent - Manager, etc) within the maintenance field; Should also have food experience, big plus if in dried meat production. Candidates with previous experience in refrigeration and CapEx a big plus. Candidate open to an extensive work schedule.



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Field Service Technician
Job Ref: # EB-2633715456
Date Posted: 4/12/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Chicago, IL
Category: Energy
Salary: $75,000 - $90,000

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Field Service Technician
Location: Chicago, IL
Shift: Day shift
Compensation: $75K-90K
Benefits: Comprehensive Corporate Benefits Package (Medical, Dental, PTO, 401K)
Travel: 75%-80%
Vaccine Requirement: None

Position Description:
• Performs Service tasks, identifies technical problems and makes analysis through remote or on-site activity in any Service categories (installation and commissioning, maintenance, repairs, engineering and consulting, advanced services, extensions, upgrades and retrofits, end of life services, replacements, etc.).
• Contributes to customer satisfaction by executing Service work according to customer order and expectation. Creates and maintains a good relationship with customers and understands their needs. Identifies new sales opportunities and communicates them internally.
• Coordinates, prepares and ensures that all materials, parts and equipment are available and at the appropriate quality for Service activities.
• Prepares all documents and reports to be signed by the customer representative. Reports work done in a timely manner and follows up when needed.
• Proactively identifies potential equipment failures and requests proactive corrective actions. Troubleshoots equipment failure and makes recommendations to avoid repeating the problem in the future.
• Proactively identifies suggestions for product and quality improvement and communicates them further in the company organization. Provides recommendations to management to improve operations and customer service.
Applies safety rules and safe practices as well as environmental responsibilities. Reports unsafe practices and incidents.
Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree, Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology or equivalent military experience or Associates Degree with 2 or more years’ experience in servicing critical power equipment
• Will consider High School Diploma/GED and 10 or more years’ experience.
• Advanced level ability to interact and communicate (written and verbal) information to varying levels within the organization.
• Advanced level of ability to use Microsoft Office products.
• Moderate ability to self-Project Manage using MS Project or Excel.
• Advanced ability to write test plans and reports detailing test results.
• Military Preferred



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Business Development Manager
Job Ref: # EB-9434135129
Date Posted: 4/8/2024 2:23:07 PM
City, State: Elgin, IL
Category: Industrial
Salary: $100,000 - $125,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Business Development Manager position with a company that provides end-to-end solutions for customers’ thermal energy needs.

Position Details
Location: Based out of Elgin, IL
Compensation: Starting base of $100K - $125K+ DOEQ with bonus plan (OTE is $160K - $200K+) based on performance
Shift: Typically, day shift M – F
Benefits: Full benefit package which includes Holiday pay, 401K, Medical and Dental, generous vacation (PTO) and room for advancement. Company vehicle provided.
Travel: Expected to travel within the region as needed. Overnights as needed.

Position Description
As a Business Development Manager, you will develop long-term partnerships with clients and promote industrial boilers and associated equipment and services by performing the following duties:
• Prospect for potential customers within assigned territory.
• Call on corporate managers, engineers, architects, or other professional and technical personnel to convince prospective client of desirability and practicability of products and services offered.
• Prepare technical proposals including detailed quotations of Company products and services.

Position Requirements
• Education and/or Experience: Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university (MBA a plus) and three plus years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience with capital equipment sales background.
• Attributes: Self driven to perform, emulates humility, modesty, and professionalism. Clayton can teach you the technical aspects of role but not everyone will have right attributes to perform. Must exude motivation to operation in a performance driven environment.
• Language Skills: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the public.
• Mathematical Skills: Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
• Reasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
• Have good interpersonal skills and good at customer relationship management.
• Able to create and perform effective technical presentations for Company products.
• Able to review and explain mechanical and electrical drawings.


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Systems Specialist I or II
Job Ref: # EB-1139509196
Date Posted: 4/8/2024 12:07:35 PM
City, State: Chicago, IL
Category: HVAC

Job Description

Our Service Specialists conduct preventive maintenance, repair, installation, commissioning, and general servicing of HVAC and Building Automation Systems, including detailed troubleshooting, in large commercial buildings such as hospitals, universities, and industrial facilities. Why is this so important??Our Service Specialists are the face of Siemens,?and your expertise and regular interaction with the customer will help them save energy and money, as well as create a more sustainable future for our environment.?

Curious to see what a Service Specialist does on a day-to-day basis? CLICK HERE: SPECIALIST VIDEO



This position can be open to any level:

Entry Level - 0-2 years experience

Mid Level - 2-5 years experience

Senior Level - 5+ years experience



As a Service Specialist, you will:

Diagnose and repair electronic control system malfunctions
Provide sketches of field changes and discrepancies for engineering corrections and drawings, as well as interact with Service Manager, Service Project Manager, and subcontractors on projects to coordinate activities and report any problems or changes
Meet regularly with customers to become familiar with operating problems; keep customers informed on the nature of service provided, outstanding issues, and recommend system enhancements, upgrades, and or repairs
Provide training to customers on electronic control systems operations; deliver manuals and documentation to the customer for training needs
Compile job documentation, such as certificates of completion, customer training forms, training certificates, and punch lists


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Manager Radiation Protection Operations
Job Ref: # EB-5069637731
Date Posted: 3/21/2024 11:31:12 AM
City, State: Cordova, IL
Category: Oil & Gas
Salary: $147,000 - $164,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Manager of Radition Protection Operations with the nation’s largest producer of carbon-free energy and provides sustainable solutions to homes, businesses, and public-sector customers across the continental United States.

Position Details:
• Title: Manager Radiation Protection Operations
• Location: Cordova, IL (Quad Cities Facility)
• Shift: 1st Shift
• Compensation: $147-164k Base Salary, plus annual bonus
• Benefits: Company offers a benefits package including comprehensive health, dental, life, Short- and Long-Term Disability; 401(k) match up to 4%, Discounted Employee Stock Options, 21 days PTO, and several other benefit options.
• Travel: N/A
• Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description:
Accountable for the in-field application of policies and procedure relating to applies Radiation Protection programs. Directly manages the Radiation Protection first line Supervisors and Radiation Protection Technician activities in their daily support of plant operations and maintenance activities.

Requirements:
• Navy Nuke Background with commercial nuclear experience (~5 years) is the ideal fit
• Degree in relevant field (Nuclear Engineering, Health Physica, EHS, etc.)
• Prior supervisory and/or leadership experience
• Must be technically knowledgeable of plant operations and systems
• Exceptional communication skills, written and oral
• Will complete supervisory/management training and development programs upon hire


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System Installation Technician
Job Ref: # EB-1587140873
Date Posted: 3/21/2024 11:04:34 AM
City, State: Chicago, IL
Category: Chemicals
Salary: $50,000 - $60,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Systema Installation Technician for a company that provides quality chemical product and distribution support to all segments of the laundry industry.

Position Details: System Installation Technician
• Location: Chicago, IL
• Shift: Generally, a traditional day shift. Some non-traditional hours may be necessary
• Compensation: $50k-$60k based on experience
• Bonuses/Additional Compensation: Annual Bonus; company supplied computer and cell phone; Vehicle Allowance ($750/mo.) and fuel card (~ $14k value)
• Benefits: Company offers an industry-leading benefits package including comprehensive health, dental, life, Short and Long-Term Disability; 401(k), vacation and holidays.
• Travel: 70%, all expenses covered
• Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description:
The primary responsibility of the Installation Technician will be to interface with and support established customers, as well as seek out and develop new business while on site. You will deliver service, support, and parts installation for industrial laundries.

Requirements:
• Experience with mechanical systems, electronics, electrical motors, pumps, industrial washers/washing machines, or similar type automated industrial equipment
• Solutions based mindset – How do we solve this issue for a customer?
• Strong oral and written communication skills; professional and relatable
• Computer literacy with windows-based programs
• Self-motivated, able to work independently as well as with or direct a team as needed
• Bi-lingual (Spanish/English) highly desired


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Field Service Engineer
Job Ref: # EB-1797190758
Date Posted: 3/12/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Chicago (Remote), IL
Category: Medical
Salary: $29 - $33

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Field Service Engineer
Location: (Remote) Chicago, IL
Shift: M-F; Normal business hours
Compensation: $29/hr - $33/hr (paid door to door) + Company Vehicle + Gas Card + Tools + Cell/ Laptop
Benefits: Comprehensive Corporate Benefits Package; 401k with 20% company match
Travel: local travel; 150 mile radius
COVID Vaccination: Required

Position Description:
The company is looking for Field Service Engineer who will support the company's mission, vision, and values. This intermediate-level field position is responsible for testing, calibration, verification, preventative maintenance, installation and repair services on a variety of equipment including; medical testing devices, kiosk equipment, power three-phase high voltage UPS and distribution equipment and/or other company and client equipment. As a service provider for a variety of customers, this position serves as the client facing representative for the organization and expected to perform efficiently, effectively and represent the company in a professional manner.

Requirements:
A candidate for this role should have a high school diploma or GED. They should have an electro-mechanical background. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license. It is beneficial/ preferred, not required, if a candidate has exposure to the medical industry. Great opportunity for a veteran that has experience in equipment repair, aviation maintenance, electrical or mechanical repair. Candidate will be trained and receive certifications to conduct the requirements of the position. Certifications /training are paid for by the company.



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HVAC Chiller Technician
Job Ref: # EB-1730710168
Date Posted: 3/11/2024 2:54:17 PM
City, State: Chicago, IL
Category: HVAC
Salary: $85,000 - $100,000

Job Description

Position Details:

Title: HVAC Chiller Technician

Location: Chicago, IL Candiate will live in Chicago and travel out of area as required (50% of the time). The remaining clients are located in the Chicago area.

Shift: 7:30am – 4:30pm, Monday - Friday

Compensation: $80,000 - $105,000; OT paid for after-hours, weekend, and holidays

Benefits: Company-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for employee and family after 3 months; 401k with 6% company match; PTO; compensation days for on-call or emergency work as appropriate

Travel: Overnight travel will be required ~50% of the time with the remaining travel being out and back home locally. Technicians drive their personal vehicles and are compensated per mile driven. For long haul travel technicians will fly/have a rental vehicle.

 

Position Description:

The Smardt HVAC Technician is responsible for serving our customers either on site, by phone, or via remote internet connection. You’ll be involved in chiller startup/commissioning, resolving technical issues, troubleshooting, warranty work, and performing chiller maintenance. Responsibilities include:

Sustaining and delivering high customer satisfaction; communicate effectively and professionally with internal and external contacts.
Provide technical support on indoor/outdoor Smardt chillers Service and troubleshoot chillers in the field
Provide guidance to customers as to the operation and maintenance of their equipment
Be on-call to receive emergency customer calls approximately one week per month/2 months Complete installations, deliver and remove equipment required for installation
Diagnose and target customer’s operational problems Conduct routine maintenance on tools and equipment Promote the sale of add-on work or service agreements
 

Requirements:   

2-4 years of industrial HVAC field experience (specifically chiller); Turbocor/Mag bearing is a plus Mechanical aptitude
Ability to work independently or with a team
 


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Maintenance Technician
Job Ref: # EB-1079436014
Date Posted: 3/8/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Niles, IL
Category: Corrugated/Paper
Salary: $30 - $34

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Maintenance Technician
Location: Niles, IL
Shift/Schedule:
• 2nd Shift: 2:00-10:00pm Monday - Friday
• 3rd Shift: 10:00pm-6:00am Sunday - Thursday
Compensation:
• 2nd Shift: $30-32/hr + OT
• 3rd Shift: $32-34/hr + OT
Benefits: 401K, MED/DEN/VIS
Relocation: On a case-by-case basis

Position Description:
As a Maintenance Tech/Electrician you are to ensure that all electrical schematics and instrumentation are calibrated and current, troubleshooting during unscheduled equipment downtime, repairs, and complete preventive maintenance service.
• Provides emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production. Performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service in a multi-shift environment.
• Performs duties including, but not limited to mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of machines.
• Supports an optimized production environment by applying the principles of Lean Manufacturing and 5S
• Responsible for maintaining and performing repairs to the facility and participate in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
• Prior or transitioning US Navy Electricians Mate or Machinist Mate or other Ratings/MOSc/AFSCs with similar backgrounds



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Maintenance Mechanic
Job Ref: # EB-2683388488
Date Posted: 3/8/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Chicago, IL
Category: Food
Salary: $37 - $37

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Maintenance Mechanic
Location: Chicago, IL
Shift: 1st/2nd/3rd available.
Compensation: $37/hr, w/OT W2 over $100k
Benefits: fully paid medical BCBS, Group life insurance and Savings plan.13 paid holidays, PTO, 401(k) w/6% match.
Travel: None
Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description:
As a Maintenance Mechanic, you'll play a crucial role in ensuring the continuous operation of our manufacturing equipment. As part of our team, you'll be responsible for diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining various machinery to uphold safety standards and optimize production efficiency. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of 3 years' experience in industrial maintenance, possess strong problem-solving skills, and demonstrate a commitment to excellence in maintaining equipment integrity.

Requirements:
The ideal candidate for this position will demonstrate schedule flexibility, including availability to work weekdays and weekends across 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts. Additionally, candidates should possess a minimum of 3 years of experience as a mechanic in an industrial setting, with specific experience in manufacturing environments. We're seeking individuals with strong problem-solving skills and the ability to effectively repair and replace defective parts and equipment. A military background will set you apart to the Hiring Manager.



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Field Service Engineer
Job Ref: # EB-2059185131
Date Posted: 3/7/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Springfield, IL
Category: High Tech
Salary: $65,000 - $65,000

Job Description

Shared Medical Services
Position Details:

Title: Field Service Engineer
Location: Springfield, IL
Shift: Monday-Friday 8-5pm
Compensation: $65k, +$15,000 housing stipend during training, pay bump to 75k-80k after training
Benefits: PTO, 401(k), Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, paid lodging and per diems for any overnight stays.
Travel: Regional, company vehicle provided
Vaccine Requirement: None

Position Description:

As the Field Service Engineer, you will provide 24/7 coverage by making repair calls and conducting monthly /annual maintenance to multiple mobile GE MRI units. You must be willing to temporarily relocate to Cottage Grove, WI for training before you start in the field. Training can be 6 months to 1 year depending on current skillset. You will be provided a monthly living stipend to use on a rental property will at training.

Requirements:

The ideal candidate for this role will possess a minimum of 3 years of electronics technician experience gained in the military. Candidates who already have an AAS degree in Biomedical Equipment Service or Computer Science will stand out to the hiring manager. Candidates must demonstrate a strong customer service mentality and possess the ability to effectively collaborate within a team-oriented environment. Must be willing to relocate for training.



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Electrical Maintenance Technician
Job Ref: # EB-1188342137
Date Posted: 3/7/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Elwood, IL
Category: Corrugated/Paper
Salary: $37 - $43

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Electrical Maintenance Technician
Location: Elwood, IL (Chicagoland)
Shift: 12-hour rotation shift. Two consecutive days 6:00am-6:30pm followed by two consecutive night shifts 6:00pm-6:30pm then 4 consecutive days off!
Compensation: $37-$43/hr. starting base rate, depending on skills and experience + O/T for any bi-weekly hours worked over 80. Paid bi-weekly. Pay is negotiable based on experience level coming into the role.
Benefits: Outstanding benefits including medical, dental, vision and 401k with 70% matching up to 6% after 30-days of employment! One week of vacation after 90 days of employment. 40 hours paid time off first day of employment.
Travel: None.

Position Description: The Electrical Maintenance Tech is responsible for all electrical functions of machines and equipment across the paper facility including preventive and non-preventive maintenance. Duties include:
• Installation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair of photo eyes, switches, PLC input/output modules, control wiring, motors, VFD drives, and soft starts up to 4160 volts.
• Maintain and troubleshoot device encoders, load cells, hydraulic systems, burners, and boiler controls.
• Install, calibrate, troubleshoot pressure, level, flow, temperature, and measurement transmitters.
• Tune process control loops and machine control systems.
• Program and troubleshoot DCS, PLC, and HMI interfaces.
• Perform configuration/logic modifications to DCS & PLC control systems.
• Modify programming in ladder logic, block logic, sequential logic, and statement logic.
• Troubleshoot, configure, and implement integrated & stand-along HMI & communication protocols.
• Train operators in performing minor maintenance tasks.
• Apply high-level of safety standards & ensuring workplace safety (lockout/tagout, PPE, etc.)

Requirements:
• HS Diploma/GED
• 2+ years of demonstrated electrical experience in controls or instrumentation – OR – a combination of electrical experience with an associate degree in related field.
• Demonstrated experience working with PLCs and some pneumatics or hydraulic systems.



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Controls Field Service Technician
Job Ref: # EB-1942899105
Date Posted: 2/27/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Rolling Meadows, IL
Category: Engineering
Salary: $37 - $43

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Controls Field Service Technician
Location: Rolling Meadows, IL
Shift: Open schedule based on travel / Projects; Typical day work with on call for nights. Average 50-55hrs week; Potential Hybrid schedule when not travelling.
Compensation: $37-43+/hr (based on experience) + Credit Card + Travel incentives ($50 a day M-F; $100/ day Weekends; $150/day weekends international travel [even if off that day]) + Annual incentive bonus
Benefits: Comprehensive Corporate Benefits Package; Possible relocation for right candidate
Travel: 75%. Travel nationally and internationally; Range for period of project – few days to a few weeks; All travel expenses covered

Position Description:
The Controls Field Service Technician repairs and services equipment and machinery at customer facilities for both warranty and non-warranty issues. They are responsible for providing information to create service quotations; processes service orders for customers; executes service contracts to completion; site manages longer term service contracts; main service contact for strategic customer accounts. The CFST troubleshoots, upgrade and debugs PLC and HMIs.

Requirements:
Candidates for this role must be willing to travel and have or able to obtain a passport. Candidates should have a strong mechanical and electrical background. They should have three to six years of experience in a mechanical/ electrical environment with a proficiency in Rockwell PLCs, HMI’s and servo controls. Candidates need to have a welcoming personality as they will be customer facing. They must be able to read drawings, reference manuals, and assembly systems instruction guides. If candidates have experience in automation and vision controls, that is a big plus.


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Supervisor Operational Chemistry
Job Ref: # EB-1652832381
Date Posted: 2/19/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Clinton, IL
Category: Oil & Gas
Salary: $119,000 - $133,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Supervisor - Operational Chemistry position with the nation’s largest producer of carbon-free energy and provides sustainable solutions to homes, businesses, and public-sector customers across the continental United States.

Position Details:
• Title: Supervisor Operational Chemistry
• Location: Clinton, IL (Braidwood Facility)
• Shift: 1st Shift
• Compensation: $119-133k Base Salary, plus annual bonus
• Benefits: Company offers a benefits package including comprehensive health, dental, life, Short- and Long-Term Disability; 401(k) match up to 4%, Discounted Employee Stock Options, 21 days PTO, and several other benefit options.
• Travel: N/A
• Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description:
Responsible for providing leadership and supervision of laboratory activities and projects. Provides coaching and mentoring for all laboratory activities.

Requirements:
• Navy Nuke Background with commercial nuclear experience is the ideal fit
• Gamma Spectroscopy experience
• 5+ years of Chemistry Technician experience or 4-year technical degree and industry experience
• Prior supervisory and/or leadership experience
• Will need to complete FLS (First Line Supervisor) assessment
• Experience and or training/certification as a Chemistry Technician


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Field Service Technician
Job Ref: # EB-4095977542
Date Posted: 2/8/2024 11:00:00 AM
City, State: Lake Zurich, IL
Category: Manufacturing
Salary: $50,000 - $70,000

Job Description

Position Details:
• Title: Field Service Technician
• Location: Lake Zurich, IL (right outside of Chicago)
• Shift: M-F 9-5 with occasional weekends as needed
• Compensation: $50-$70k based on experience
• Benefits: comprehensive benefits available
• Travel: 70% (regular overnight travel during week, most weekends home)

Position Description: Field Service Technician
Provides technical services for Company’s air pollution control equipment on-site and telephone support for customers. Travels to site, sets up, diagnosis and repairs equipment. Provides education to customer, interfaces with sales, engineering, project management, accounting, and administration. Will also solicit service to existing customer base, under assistance by Sales Manager.

Qualifications:
• Minimum of 1 years of experience in mechanical field.
• Mechanical and technical ability to complete work in efficient manner.
• Knowledge or ability to learn to read and understand AutoCAD drawings.
• Some working knowledge of PLC or the ability to gain PLC literacy.
• Working knowledge in Microsoft WORD, EXCEL, OUTLOOK, company systems, etc.
• Excellent communication skills to interface with customers and coworkers professionally.

Requirements:
• Work with the Project Manager and Engineering toward overall job fulfillment.
• Perform startup duties on newly installed systems.
• Provide on-site repairs, maintenance, etc. for systems requiring work in the field or over telephone.
• Assist Engineering/Drafting/Project Manager with AutoCAD drawings.
• Ability to push, pull lift and carry up to 50 pounds on a regular basis without assistance.



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Aircraft Mechanic
Job Ref: # EB-1467533938
Date Posted: 2/1/2024 7:48:04 AM
City, State: Chicago, IL
Category: Aerospace
Salary: $30 - $50

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for an Aircraft Mechanic position with the MRO leader in aircraft line maintenance engineering in the U.S.

Position Details:
Title: Aircraft Mechanic - ORD
Location: Des Plaines, IL
Shift: Various shifts available
Compensation: $30- $50/hour depending on experience. $2K sign-on bonus & $2k in relocation assistance (outside 50 mile radius).
Benefits: Offers a comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k match, Life and Disability Insurance, as well as generous PTO and paid holidays.
Travel: No travel required.

Position Description | Aircraft Mechanic
• Perform Line maintenance (on-call and scheduled) work on various customers' aircraft.
• Perform routine maintenance and airworthiness releases (within the scope of approval) returning aircraft to service.
• Responsible for servicing, inspecting, and maintaining aircraft, aircraft engines, and associated components.

Requirements:
• Must have a current valid FAA Airframe & Powerplant License.
• Preferred experience or General Familiarization with B747-8, B777, CRJ200/700/900.
• 2+ years’ experience recent line maintenance, emphasis on troubleshooting, daily and turn checks, ability to work in fast-paced dynamic environment.
• Must have a valid driver’s license.
• Ability to frequently stand, walk, continually utilize hand, and finger dexterity, climb, balance, bend, or crawl, occasionally from heights in precarious places.
• Ability to frequently lift/push/carry items up to 50 pounds. Have the awareness that he/she will be working near and around moving mechanical parts, around fumes, airborne particles, or toxic chemicals and exposure to loud noises.
• Utilize visual acuity to operate equipment and read technical information.
• Be exposed to weather conditions outside as well as non-weather conditions such as extreme heat or cold.
• Must be able to read and write English.
• Must pass airport security background checks and travel for work as required.




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Maintenance Technician
Job Ref: # EB-3308980592
Date Posted: 1/12/2024 11:29:06 AM
City, State: Beecher, IL
Category: Manufacturing
Salary: $30 - $34

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Maintenance Technician opportunity with on of the top MIG welding gun and consumable suppliers in North America.

Position Details:
• Title: Maintenance Technician
• Location: Beecher, IL (South of Chicago)
• Shift: Monday – Friday, Day Shift (6:30AM – 3:00PM)
• Compensation: $30-$34/hr., $62k - $70k annually before OT
• Benefits: Company offers an industry leading benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, 401K match program (up to 4.5%), 3 weeks PTO, and multiple other fringe benefits.
• Travel: N/A
• Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description:
Conduct maintenance for electro-mechanical manufacturing equipment, including 480V 3-Phase, 208V 3-Phase, 120V, Buss Bars, MCC maintenance and more. Troubleshoot malfunctioning equipment and resolve problems.

Requirements:
• Electro-mechanical skills and training, particularly troubleshooting, diagnosing, and resolving faults in a timely, efficient, and safe manner
• Previous industrial maintenance experience
• Vocational school training, particularly related to electronics and/or PLC (DirectLogix) experience highly preferred
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Ability to prioritize and manage competing deadlines
• Able to read/interpret instructions, prints, mechanical drawings, schematics, and process specifications



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Maintenance Supervisor
Job Ref: # EB-1996056882
Date Posted: 1/10/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Elk Grove Village, IL
Category: Food
Salary: $75,000 - $85,000

Job Description

Position Details:

• Title: Maintenance Supervisor/Planner
• Location: Elk Grove Village, IL (Chicago)
• Shift/Schedule: 1st Shift, generally 7:00am – 4:00pm
• Compensation: $65-75k + Annual Bonus
• Benefits: 401K, MED/DEN/VIS and Employee Stock Option Plan
• Relocation: Not available

Position Description:
As a Maintenance Supervisor/Planner you will supervise and schedule the maintenance of all plant systems. In addition, the Supervisor will supervise preventative maintenance program to include development and direction of Maintenance Mechanics.

Responsibilities:
-PM creation, assignment and execution per manufacturer requirements
-Maintain up to date records of all completed PM’s as well as work orders, maintain assets in ERP software
-Oversee mechanics to ensure proper workorder entry and completion, and supervision of maintenance calls
-Maintain up to date certification records and schedule certifications as needed
-Coordinate safety training; monthly meetings, annual drills (fire, CPR..etc)
-Maintain proper stocks of ANSI minimum standard first aid supplies, month checks of all fire extinguishers
-maintain reports of maintenance downtime using data provided in maintenance EOS reports
-Assist with inventory cycle counts when needed

Requirements:
• Fantastic fit for Veterans with a mechanical and hydraulic skillset with proven experience managing a PM
• Proven mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic skillset as both a technician and leader
• Able to coach, mentor and develop team members while maintaining a high level of morale



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NABISCO Technical Electrician
Job Ref: # EB-1991423894
Date Posted: 11/6/2023 1:59:10 PM
City, State: Naperville, IL
Category: Food
Salary: $42 - $47

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: NABISCO Technical Electrician
Location: Chicago & Naperville, IL
Shift: Monday-Friday, Able to work any shift. Weekends are only needed on an Overtime basis.
Compensation: $ Pay ranges between $41.58/hr - $46.72/hr based on experience, knowledge, and skill level with guaranteed increases over the next 5 years/$0.50 hourly shift differential
Benefits:
• BCBS Health insurance
• Dental & eye coverage
• Life insurance
• Company matching 401k
• Company funded pension plan
• medical savings plan
• Short Term Disability
• Long Term Disability
• Company paid vacation
• Multiple shifts available
• Company sponsored skill advancement and enhancement training available.
Travel: None
Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description: Tests, installs, diagnose, and repairs plant equipment and machinery in an Industrial Manufacturing environment. Performs preventive maintenance and safety inspections on the equipment and machinery. Performs the required electrical maintenance repair and project installation work including but not limited to measuring, cutting, threading, bending, and installation of electrical conduit. Understanding of the functioning and installation of power, control, communications circuits and motor control. Troubleshooting and repair of general electrical problems in plant electrical equipment. Understanding of the functioning and installation of power, control, and communications circuits. Follows all applicable policies and procedures, ensures conformance with all Safety, Quality, GMP’s, health code regulations, NEC, NFPA standards and Food Safety Policies Key Interfaces / Stakeholders External. Uses test instruments, programming devices, personal computers, measuring devices, hand tools, power tools. Proper use of multimeter for circuit testing reading volt, ohm, amp, and continuity as well as megger(megohmmeter) test instruments (Multimeter, themography) and motor MCE. Knowledge of industrial 3 phase equipment, controls, VFD drives, PLC and control devices (e.g. Allen Bradley, ABB, and Foxboro). Must be able to troubleshoot and repair up to 480V equipment. Perform calibration of 4-20 MA instruments and other low voltage systems

Requirements:
• Electrician License/Certificate
• Able to learn and apply Continuous Improvement tools (Lean, Six Sigma, etc.)
• Experience with high speed packaging lines and production equipment in food processing, chemical, or pharmaceutical industries
• TPM and SAP knowledge
• Install and maintain motors, motor control circuits, VFD drives, and 480v-power distribution.
• At least 2-4 years manufacturing experience as a hands-on Electrician or successful completion of an approved Apprenticeship Program.



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NABISCO Technical Electrician
Job Ref: # EB-1695096026
Date Posted: 11/6/2023 1:58:19 PM
City, State: Chicago, IL
Category: Food
Salary: $42 - $47

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: NABISCO Technical Electrician
Location: Chicago & Naperville, IL
Shift: Monday-Friday, Able to work any shift. Weekends are only needed on an Overtime basis.
Compensation: $ Pay ranges between $41.58/hr - $46.72/hr based on experience, knowledge, and skill level with guaranteed increases over the next 5 years/$0.50 hourly shift differential
Benefits:
• BCBS Health insurance
• Dental & eye coverage
• Life insurance
• Company matching 401k
• Company funded pension plan
• medical savings plan
• Short Term Disability
• Long Term Disability
• Company paid vacation
• Multiple shifts available
• Company sponsored skill advancement and enhancement training available.
Travel: None
Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description: Tests, installs, diagnose, and repairs plant equipment and machinery in an Industrial Manufacturing environment. Performs preventive maintenance and safety inspections on the equipment and machinery. Performs the required electrical maintenance repair and project installation work including but not limited to measuring, cutting, threading, bending, and installation of electrical conduit. Understanding of the functioning and installation of power, control, communications circuits and motor control. Troubleshooting and repair of general electrical problems in plant electrical equipment. Understanding of the functioning and installation of power, control, and communications circuits. Follows all applicable policies and procedures, ensures conformance with all Safety, Quality, GMP’s, health code regulations, NEC, NFPA standards and Food Safety Policies Key Interfaces / Stakeholders External. Uses test instruments, programming devices, personal computers, measuring devices, hand tools, power tools. Proper use of multimeter for circuit testing reading volt, ohm, amp, and continuity as well as megger(megohmmeter) test instruments (Multimeter, themography) and motor MCE. Knowledge of industrial 3 phase equipment, controls, VFD drives, PLC and control devices (e.g. Allen Bradley, ABB, and Foxboro). Must be able to troubleshoot and repair up to 480V equipment. Perform calibration of 4-20 MA instruments and other low voltage systems

Requirements:
• Electrician License/Certificate
• Able to learn and apply Continuous Improvement tools (Lean, Six Sigma, etc.)
• Experience with high speed packaging lines and production equipment in food processing, chemical, or pharmaceutical industries
• TPM and SAP knowledge
• Install and maintain motors, motor control circuits, VFD drives, and 480v-power distribution.
• At least 2-4 years manufacturing experience as a hands-on Electrician or successful completion of an approved Apprenticeship Program.



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Technical Electrician
Job Ref: # EB-9871931236
Date Posted: 11/6/2023 1:50:00 PM
City, State: Naperville, IL
Category: Food
Salary: $38 - $38

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Technical Electrician positions with one of the largest snack companies in the world.

Position Details
Location: Naperville, IL
Compensation: $37.75/hr. $0.25/hr 2nd shift $0.30/hr 3rd shift differential.
Shift: Monday-Friday, Able to work any shift. Weekends are only needed on an Overtime basis.
Travel: None
Benefits:
• Health, Group life insurance and Savings plan
• Thirteen paid Holidays per year
• Increasing paid time off
• 401(k) Savings Plan
Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description
As a Technical Electrician, you will independently operate and maintain at least one process, equipment, or systems following autonomous maintenance (AM) standards and use your technical skills to improve line and/or system performance to meet business needs.

Position Requirements
• An understanding of Basic Electronics.
• Basic Electrician/Electronic Technician skills, AB and TI PLC's temperature control, PID loops, RTDs, TC's pressure level, humidity/moisture, pH, electronic scales, photoelectric sensors, etc.
• PC skills - replace and reconfigure personal computer utilized in process applications.
• Ability to install and maintain motors, motor control circuits, VFD drives, and 480v-power distribution.
• At least 2-4 years of manufacturing experience as a hands-on Electrician or successful completion of an approved Apprenticeship Program.


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Customer Service Mechanical Technician
Job Ref: # EB-1855246992
Date Posted: 9/18/2023 12:13:42 PM
City, State: Chicago, IL
Category: Industrial
Salary: $29 - $30

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Customer Service Mechanical Technician
Location: Chicago, IL
Shift: Day Shift
Compensation: $29-$30/hr with per diem and overtime compensation. First year total compensation $85-$95K
Benefits: Comprehensive Corporate Benefits Package (Medical, Dental, PTO, 401k Matching)
Travel: 85%
Vaccine Requirement: None

Position Description:
A successful Customer Service Mechanical Technician will have a minimum of 2-3 years of Mechanical Technician or equivalent experience. They will be able to work on prototype machine assembly experience with pneumatics, and read, interpret, and work from engineering drawings and sketches. You will report to the customer service manager.
• Communicate technical concepts in an open, clear, precise, and effective manner with customers, peers, colleagues of differing technical backgrounds, and all levels of management.
• Team worker able to develop and maintain excellent, professional, productive relationships with internal personnel of all levels and customers.
• Target and result orientated: driven to completion of goals to meet schedules.
• Demonstrate the ability to improve and harmonize company's Denver’s Mechanical methods and procedures.
• Flexible, Confidential, and organized while addressing diverse responsibilities.
• On-site training of proper techniques to sustain system calibration.
**If you have military avionics, or electronics background you will be perfect for this position.

Requirements:
• Heavy Work – Occasionally exert up to 100 pounds of force, frequently up to 50 pounds of force and constantly up to 20 pounds of force to move objects.
• Essential physical requirements include kneeling, standing, pulling, grasping, seeing, crouching, walking, lifting, tactile sense, hearing, stooping, reaching, pushing, repetitive motions, talking, visual acuity (color, depth perception and field of vision)





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