Posted 1 week ago

Lead Technician-1st Shift

Company: Jel Sert
Category: Manufacturing/Skilled Trades

 West Chicago

Type: Full Time

Jel Sert is seeking a Lead Technician to join their team. This position provides guidance and direction to departmental maintenance employees (technicians and/or mechanics) in areas of:

  • Food Safety: Ensures that finished product is manufactured in a safe environment and is free of risk from contamination caused by defective equipment
  • Food Quality: Ensures that finished product complies with all quality specifications and expectations
  • Productivity: Ensures that all departmental equipment performs at optimum operating efficiencies by: Coordinating developing and implementing effective Preventive Maintenance efforts along with effective troubleshooting of unscheduled downtime for prompt return to operation.
  • Personal Safety: Ensuring safe practices and procedures are being followed at all times.

    • Technician/Mechanic skills evaluation and development.
    • Preventive Maintenance Program development and compliance.
    • Planning and scheduling of Maintenance efforts in accordance with production demands.
    • Technical support – troubleshooting unscheduled interruptions in production.
    • Process improvements.
    • Identify/Order repair parts.
    • Budget compliance.