Maintenance Technician in Bolingbrook, IL at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

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The Manufacturing Engineering Technician II (MET2) performs all aspects of automated manufacturing equipment repair, troubleshooting, calibration, and preventative maintenance procedures on equipment. This position also assists engineers in developing and refining manufacturing processes. The MET2 must be able to work effectively under limited supervision. This position reports to Area Group Supervisor.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

? Uses the PLC to diagnosis and troubleshoot electronic devices

? Performs the following electrical tasks:

o Identify/test/repair circuits up to 480 volts

o Wiring

o Troubleshoot integrated circuits to board level

o Interpret schematics

o Understand common industrial electrical components

? Diagnose and troubleshoot vacuum systems and sensors

? Troubleshoot heating systems

? Possesses a working knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics including the theory of regulation and flow, valve configurations and troubleshooting, and purge systems

? Possesses mechanical knowledge including fastener applications; the ability to read and modify mechanical drawings; is able to use power and hand mechanical tools; understands basic metallurgy; understands how to replace motors, diagnosis of motor drive systems and basic fabrication. (6)


Minimum educational requirements includes a technical degree or certificate. Minimum experience includes 3 years manufacturing experience preferably in a high-volume, applicable industry. Working knowledge of PLC’s inputs and outputs, pneumatic adjustments, common engineering testing procedures (DOE’s, PFMEA’s, etc.), engineering documentation and reports.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.