Maintenance Lead - Nights

in Crystal Lake, IL

Maintenance Lead - Nights Job

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    815 Tek Dr
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014, US

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    Full time

Shift: 6pm - 6am

2 ON / 2 OFF / Alt Weekends

$2000 Sign On Bonus

Your safety is our top priority. We regularly consult with medical professionals on best practices in COVID-19 prevention to protect our employees. We train our employees on these best practices and regularly clean our sites in accordance with CDC guidelines. Please note: All individuals entering our facilities are required to complete a self-health check, wear a mask and follow all posted guidelines.

What Inventory Management​ contributes to Cardinal Health

Inventory Management is accountable for the design and execution of demand planning and customer forecasting systems, supply planning, product deployment and expediting processes, and the development and implementation of a stocking optimization model to minimize costs and inventory while delivering on service requirements.


Repair and maintain all molding equipment and facilities expediently to ensure the safe and efficient operation of all equipment required to maintain a positive and productive workplace.Perform Tool set-up, start-up, shut-downs, maintenance repairs and PMs on injection molding machines.Responsible for scheduling leave, maintaining time and attendance records, maintaining schedules and logs, counseling employees on minor problems, resolving minor problems and complaints.Makes recommendations on appraisals, promotions, awards and discrepancy action.Hands-on maintenance experience in installation, setup, maintenance, procurement and upgrade of building electrical, mechanical and pneumatic systems.Experience in maintenance, refurbishment, selection and procurement of manual and automatic equipment in a high-speed manufacturing environment.Must have in-depth knowledge and understanding of all equipment problems and works closely in cooperation with production supervisors and leads to schedule repairs that will not interfere with production schedules.Lead mold set-ups, statistical process control, robotics, stack molding, material handling, chillers, automation and process troubleshooting of various types of thermoplastic injection molds, machines and resins activities to ensure efficient production of quality products.Troubleshoot and repair all electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanical systems in the molding department.Works with Engineering to qualify and implement new and alternative plastic materials and colorants.Participate in set up reduction improvements of specific injection molding presses, molds and auxiliary equipment through Kaizen improvements activities.Prior experience with Allen Bradley ControlLogix Processors and RSLogix 5000. Understanding of control system design and network communication interfaces is desired.Develop, write and implement all aspects of electrical control systems used for all aspects of injection molding machine, auxiliary equipment and robotic systems.Understands principals of a Color Measurement system and continually monitors Color data.Documents and maintains all relevant process data to ensure quality and dimensional stability of parts throughout production.Install auxiliary equipment (robotics, conveyors, part chutes, etc.) as needed to complete proper setup.Ensure that all maintenance records and related paperwork are filled appropriately and kept in compliance with FDA & ISO standards.


High School Diploma or GED preferred4+ years experience strongly preferredPrevious Lead or Supervisory experience preferredExcellent interpersonal, organizational and follow up skills preferredProficient in Microsoft officeGood written communication skillsElectrical/PLC background preferred

What is expected of you and others at this level

Applies extensive knowledge and company policies to complete a wide range of assignmentsDemonstrates expert understanding of all levels of the job family and has thorough knowledge of jobs outside area of responsibilityTakes the lead in effectively applying new processes and skills in accomplishing assignmentsMay provide technical guidance and training to othersMaintains appropriate licenses, training and certificationsWorks on complex problems that require independent action and a high degree of initiative to resolve issueMakes recommendation for new or revised processes and has a role on the implementationAdheres to all quality guidelinesWorks with minimal degree of supervision. Has latitude to make decisions in exceptional circumstances within established guidelinesProvides guidance to less experienced team membersMay have team leader responsibilities but does not formally supervise

Cardinal Health offers a wide variety of benefits and programs to support your and your family’s health and well-being.
•    Medical, dental and vision coverage
•    Paid time off plan
•    Health savings account (HSA)
•    401k savings plan
•    Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
•    Short- and long-term disability coverage
•    Work-Life resources
•    Paid parental leave
•    Healthy lifestyle programs

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.


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