Maintenance Assistant


Maintenance Assistant Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Assistant
Type Full Time (3rd shift)
Experience 4-8 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Antioch, IL, United States

Company Profile

ERMCO is one of the largest producers of oil-filled distribution transformers and transformer components in the United States.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Maintenance Assistant who will maintain, modify, and repair machinery and equipment as schedule requires or as directed by the team lead.

Education Level

Work Experience

  • 4-8 years of experience in building and equipment maintenance
  • Any combination of education, training, and experience


  • Complies with and enforces all company policies and procedures.
  • Ensures consistent and maximum throughput while maintaining quality.
  • Ensures that product loss and scrap are kept to a minimum.
  • Keeps plant fabrication/tool area in ‘tour-ready’ condition at all times.
  • Maintain machinery, equipment, and fixtures.
  • Maintains open communication with team lead to ensure project schedules are met.
  • Notifies team lead of supply inventories and material needs.
  • Operate maintenance equipment, machines, and tools.
  • Primary functions are to perform PMs and assist with maintenance projects.
  • Review maintenance/repair schedule to determine material requirements.


Knowledge of-

  • Manufacturing and building systems, machines, and equipment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret documents such as drawings, prints, diagrams, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Must have a high level of mechanical understanding.
  • Will work in all aspects of maintenance-electric, hydraulic, mechanical, and pneumatic controls.

Skill in-

  • Maintenance Tools – Including but not limited to a welder, mill, press, shear, drills, lathe, and hand tools.
  • Operating a forklift.
  • Use of measuring devices such as caliper and micrometer.

Ability to-

  • Adapt to a changing environment
  • Effectively communicate with others
  • Problem solves
  • Share on your newsfeed
  • Submit a Referral
  • Work with fellow employees


  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D)
  • Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Employee Life Insurance
  • Employee Recognition and Appreciation
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance (LTD)
  • Medical Coverage
  • MRF Disclosure
  • Now Open – ERMCO Family Wellness Center
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance (STD)
  • Time Off
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Voluntary Life Insurance

Employer’s Statement

ERMCO-ECI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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