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CH-Maintenance Mechanic 12-18 Mons

Date: Mar 9, 2023

Location: Chicago 71st, IL, US, 60629

Company: W. R. Grace & Co.

Requisition ID: 21547 

Built on talent, technology, and trust, Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts and engineered materials. The company’s two industry-leading business segments—Catalysts Technologies and Materials Technologies—provide innovative products, technologies, and services that enhance the products and processes of our customers around the world. Grace employs approximately 4,300 people in over 30 countries.

Job Description

The primary function of the Maintenance Mechanic is to ensure a safe work environment and to rebuild, repair, install and maintain all mechanical equipment in the facility including the infrastructure of the site.


  • Read and understand blueprints, schematics and work orders for adjusting, overhauling or repairing equipment and machinery including pneumatic and hydraulic equipment
  • Able to thread, cut, weld, drill and prepare materials to complete work assignment
  • Can work alone or as part of a crew in/outdoors at the site and may be required to work from ladders, scaffolding, lifts, roofs and elevated platforms
  • Will work with the I/E dept on motors, agitators, pumps, values, actuators but will not be limited to this
  • Responsible for keeping maintenance shop and work area clean and clear of debris and in an orderly manner during shift as well as prepping for the next shift to follow
  • Will work with/ around hazard materials and will be responsible for wearing the correct PPE necessary to preform work in a safe manner
  • Will preform preventive, corrective and precision maintenance 

Required Qualifications

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years in manufacturing with multi-craft experience (electrical, mechanical)
  • Strong troubleshooting abilities and hands-on experience
  • Must be able to perform basic mathematical functions and understand units of measure (English and Metric) 
  • Must have the ability to physically maneuver in tight, high, or difficult spaces

Grace is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Grace via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Grace. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Grace as a result of the referral or through other means.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago