Lead Maintenance Technician

Lead Maintenance Technician

Black-Peak Inc.

Lead Maintenance Technician


Location:  Elk Grove Village, IL area

Compensation:  $30/hr – $40/hr   + $1000 sign on bonus

Shift:    1st shift:  8am – 4:30pm   Monday to Friday

Preform troubleshooting and repairs on electrical/electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical equipment; while following safety procedures and the lock out/tag out system requirements.  Perform repairs on electrical/electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical equipment.  Verify parts on hand for repairs as necessary.


  • Order parts as directed by Maintenance Manager
  • Investigate conditions cited on work orders (verifying issues are maintenance related)
  • Troubleshoot problems
  • Perform correction action, including testing of equipment prior to sign off of the work order
  • Comply with all safety procedures, as well as the lock out/tag out procedures
  • Identify need for parts or alternative correction action
  • Complete documentation (work orders)
  • Advise production of potential and actual equipment failure
  • Adhere to preventive maintenance program and maintain appropriate records
  • Ensure personal tools are adequate for perform job and are regularly maintained
  • Monitor and maintain all preventive maintenance activities and log books
  • Provide necessary disciplinary action for maintenance technicians
  • Oversee work orders and provide assistance to technicians as needed
  • Assign work orders and task to maintenance technicians
  • Maintain good housekeeping practices


  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in working in a hands on maintenance technician role
  • Electrical/electronic troubleshooting and repair
  • Mechanical troubleshooting and repair
  • PLC  troubleshooting experience
  • VFD troubleshooting experience
  • Experience with 220 volt and 480 volt electrical systems
  • Experience with circuits, drives, motor controls
  • Hydraulic equipment experience
  • Successful completion of maintenance examination upon interview
  • Must complete forklift training upon hire
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organization skills
  • Strong decision making skills
  • No physical limitations – must be able to lift 50 lbs, climb ladders / stairs + work on your feet for long periods of time

Work is performed in an environment which may frequently expose employee to excessive noise levels requiring the use of ear plugs.  Personal protective equipment (ear plugs) must be worn in all areas as required.  Employee may frequently be exposed to dust, gas and fumes when working in the production area due to machines or powered industrial trucks.



  • Health Insurance :  We offer 5 different plans  – 2 HMO and 2 PPO and 1 HSA plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 40lk with a 4% match
  • Paid vacations
  • Paid holiday

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