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Maintenance Mechanic

Peru, IL, United States


Perform maintenance and repair of buildings and related facilities involving one or more of the various trades such as plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting and hardware maintenance. 


Essential Functions:

On a regular basis, perform the following:

  • Maintain building, performing minor and routine maintenance, repair, painting, plumbing and HVAC and other related maintenance activities.
  • Ability to operate and maintain a variety of power and hand tools and equipment.
  • Provide prompt response/solutions to all facilities requests.
  • Flexibility to work varied hours when needed, including evenings and weekends.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Working knowledge of standard safe work practices. Adhere to quality procedures and demonstrate strong safety awareness and prevention.
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in an effective manner with customers, co-workers, clients and supervisors.


Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Three to five years of related experience.
  • Some PLC experience and electrical troubleshooting.


Physical Demands:

The ability to stand continuously is essential with occasional walking and sitting. The nature of the position will require employee to perform a wide range of physical activities ranging from pushing and pulling, lifting and carrying heavy objects (up to 75 lbs) to climbing, crouching, kneeling, bending and handling. Repetitive finger, hand and arm motions are required. Vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to focus. Flexibility with schedule, ability to work evening hours as needed.


EEO Statement:

Canam is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Vets/Disabled and participates in the E-Verify program.