Maintenance Technician

for WITTENSTEIN Inc. at US - Bartlett, IL (USA)


The Maintenance Technician is expected to perform preventative and reactive maintenance and repair of building and machine equipment. They are responsible for the overall upkeep and repair of assigned areas whether through completion of the physical repair or through the coordination of vendors repair efforts. In addition, the Maintenance Technician is responsible for supporting facilities maintenance and providing technical assistance to the entire manufacturing operation.

  • Assist Manufacturing Engineering with various project work for the manufacturing area.
  • Maintain and facilitate repairs to components of the site including, but not limited to, building walls, roofing, floors, plumbing, doors & hardware, light fixtures, cabinetry, drywall, ceilings, curbing, and more.
  • Manage service calls for assigned tasks including vendor follow-up and approval of completed work.
  • Oversee external contractors, such as landscaping, snow removal, electrical, and plumbing.
  • Reviewing work orders & invoices.
  • Assemble and disassemble warehouse shelving, assembly lines, and fixtures.
  • Other maintenance repairs and restorative projects as directed.
  • Maintain and keep parking lots and premises clean.
  • Light landscaping
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED is required
  • 2 - 5 years experience in maintenance work
  • 2 - 5 years experience in industrial maintenance work with machine equipment
  • Excellent troubleshooting, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to document work order issues by use of photos and emails
  • Ability to perform minor electrical and plumbing work
  • Basic HVAC knowledge
  • Effectively communicates with others
  • Effectively organizes and prioritizes work with attention to detail
  • Basic computer skills including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint is preferred
  • Demonstrates problem solving skills
  • Ability to make recommendations on budget, capital equipment, and inventory
  • Must be able to understand written and verbal instruction in English
  • Valid driver's license

  • Great Place To Work Certified
  • Competitive base salary
  • Excellent health benefits
    • Monthly medical premiums at 50% to 75% below market
    • Annual deductible & copays below market
    • Higher percentage of medical coverage than market
    • No monthly premiums for dental & vision
  • Matching 401(k) contribution
  • Wellness reimbursement (50% up to $500/year)
  • Wellness rewards redeemed for gift cards
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance & Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent Care)
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Committed to being a world-class partner of intelligent mechatronic drive technology, servo systems, and mechanical components, WITTENSTEIN uses the power of science, innovation, and forward-thinking engineering to provide you cutting-edge technology for motion. Since pioneering the alpha servo planetary gear reducer in 1983, support and motion requirements from the market have continued to change and WITTENSTEIN is well positioned to deliver reliable products and services to its customers and partners.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, or other status protected by applicable law. WITTENSTEIN is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.

WITTENSTEIN North America is not accepting any unsolicited 3rd party Recruiting Agencies or Temporary Worker Agencies for any of our open positions. No solicitations via phone, email, or in person are accepted at this time.



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