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Facilities Technician

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Job Details
Job Order Number
7895491
Company Name
Flex
Physical Address
700 Corporate Grove Dr
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Job Description

Flex is the manufacturing partner of choice that helps a diverse customer base design and build products that improve the world. Through the collective strength of a global workforce across 30 countries and responsible, sustainable operations, Flex delivers technology innovation, supply chain, and manufacturing solutions to various industries and end markets.

The Facilities Technician (3rd Shift) will be based in Buffalo Grove, IL. Repairs, modifications and preventative maintenance on building and facilities equipment, fixtures and systems.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration
    Passionate customer focus
    Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
    Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
    Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…

  • Responds to service calls and in-house repairs throughout the facility.
    Troubleshoots, responds to work orders, repairs systems and equipment.
    Installs office fixtures and performs work in various maintenance trades including mechanical, electrical and plumbing.
    Routine assignments include moving furniture, materials and equipment.
    Conducts scheduled preventative maintenance and breaks down equipment for clean up.
    Converses with equipment operators to ascertain problems with equipment before breakdown, and to determine if breakdown is due to human error or mechanical problems.
    Tests faulty equipment and applies knowledge of functional operation of electronic units and systems to diagnose cause of malfunction.
    Tests electronic components and circuits to locate defects.
    Replaces defective components and wiring and adjusts mechanical parts.
    Aligns, adjusts and calibrates equipment according to specifications.
    Calibrates testing instruments.
    May maintain records of repairs, calibrations and tests.
    Enters information into computer to copy program from one electronic component to another, or to draw, modify or to store schematics.
    Oversees emergency system backup.
    Ensures plumbing, sewer, water, electrical and mechanical systems are functional.

Here is some of what you’ll need (required)…

  • Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of experience in the maintenance trades, broad trade knowledge and ability to utilize complicated drawings and specifications, advanced mathematics, tools, and a variety of precision measuring instruments.
    Typically requires an Associate degree or equivalent.
    Demonstrates advanced technical skills which may be used to conduct on-the-job training and/or lead/guide other employees. Highly skilled with ability to move between shifts/product lines.
    Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to vendors, supervisors and other employees of the organization. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent and to draw and interpret charts.
    Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide…

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
    Life Insurance
    Matching 401K
    PTO
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Employee discounts at local retailers


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