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Maintenance Mechanic up to $26/hr.

Apply Job ID 19198 Date posted Apr. 09, 2021 Location Effingham, Illinois Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)


Production opportunities at Quad instill a sense of empowerment and possibility distinct from those at other employers. Quad’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities include world-class automation and printing technology. This includes guided vehicles (driverless fork trucks) and world-class digital presses that give our clients a full range of options to produce personalized marketing products. Fueled by innovative, interesting days, you’ll find hard work is good work, and feel a deep sense of pride in a job well done – something shared by your team and everyone in the community we call Quad.

Quad is currently seeking a Maintenance Mechanic to join our Effingham, IL team!  An ideal candidate will be knowledgeable in the areas of machine installation, mechanical maintenance, local work processes, hydraulics and pneumatics, preventive maintenance and machine operation. 

 You will work a 12 hour rotating shift   (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.) including days, nights, weekends, and holidays working 3 or 4 days a week.  These shifts rotate every 4 months from days to nighs or from night to days.  Overtime always a possibility but not guaranteed.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Mechanical preventive maintenance procedures and repairs on all production related equipment, to include:  bearings, belts and chains, coupling alignment, gear boxes, bench work;
  • Rebuilding and overhauling conveyor maintenance, fans and blowers, electric motor replacement and diagnostics. 
  • Utilize and maintain assembly and part drawings to determine part quality and conformity.  

Required Qualifications:

  • Candidates to have  2-4 years of experience in maintenance, preferably in an industrial setting.
  • Basic math, computer and good communication skills are mandatory  
  • Must provide, at minimum, a basic set of mechanical hand tools and be able to safely operate and maintain power tools
  • Candidate must be able to work compressed work week-- 12 hour rotating shifts, including days, nights, weekends and holidays (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completion of a maintenance program at a vocational/technical school or a recognized apprenticeship program in general mechanical maintenance is a plus

Additional Company Information 

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.

Quad is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to creating a place of belonging — a space where employees do not need to sacrifice who they are to exist and grow in our workplace. Quad does not discriminate on any unlawful basis including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Quad also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

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