Fabrication / Assembly Technician - Contract - Chicago Area

Requisition Number:  1490
Company:  WECTEC Staffing Svcs LLC

Burr Ridge, IL, US, 60527

WECTEC Staffing Services

A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Company LLC

WECTEC Staffing Services provides customer-focused solutions with offerings ranging from high-volume and low-cost to specialized niche solutions, never compromising on delivering best-in-class customer service to both our clients and our professionals each day.

***WTSS Contract Opportunity***

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports reputable organizations across multiple industries? At WECTEC Staffing Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


Opportunity Overview:


We are currently seeking a motivated and team-oriented Assembly/Light Fabrication Technician for a contract role at our Westinghouse location in Burr Ridge, Illinois, approximately 20 miles southwest of downtown Chicago. This established group is dedicated to nuclear reactor safety and chemical reactor safety, and its staff are known for their innovations related to the prevention and accommodation of chemical and nuclear plant accidents.  The services they provide reflect the skill and knowledge of a group of individuals dedicated to providing the best means of protecting mankind and the environment.  Our ideal candidate will have a background in a manufacturing and/or production/assembly setting, and will have general shop and tool related experience, experience with light fabrication/assembly, and preference will be given to candidates who also have a background and knowledge in electronics and electronic components.


What your day-to-day looks like:


  • Work in a team-oriented and safety conscious environment;
  • Fulfill orders daily, involving light manufacturing, fabrication, and/or assembly;
  • Produce quality products according to specifications/plans, while focusing on quality and safety;
  • Perform general labor tasks associated with machine and facility maintenance;
  • Operate in a fast-paced, ever-changing work environment with minimal supervision;
  • Operate a variety of hand, power, and shop tools including but not limited to drill press, spot welder, wet saw, and grinders;
  • Use electronics instruments such as multimeter, soldering iron, etc.;
  • Assist in the manufacturing of calorimetry equipment and consumable items;
  • Assist in activities associated with shipping and receiving.


What we’d like to see from you: 


  • A High school diploma or equivalent required;
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.;
  • The ability to multi-task while remaining efficient and effective;
  • Be self-motivated, have a good work ethic, and possess the ability to work with others;
  • Have a positive attitude;
  • Have good communication skills.


What Would set you Apart from the Rest:


  • A background in Electronics


What sets This Position Apart from the Rest:


  • Some potential flexibility regarding work schedule;
  • A close-knit team environment;
  • A small business feel, with the capabilities and resources of a large global corporation and a recognized leader in the field;
  • Potential opportunity for long-term career growth.


Our Safety Pledge to You:


If you are as committed to your success as we are committed to your safety, then this is the position for you! For us, our guiding principle has always been and will continue to be the safety of our people. It’s that simple!


Why WECTEC Staffing Services?


Through the ever changing and rapidly evolving contract labor market we continue to employ experienced, highly motivated, and qualified employees with proven track records to meet our clients’ needs. We have expanded our scope of services outside of the nuclear industry to include international contracts in more than five countries. Our dedicated employees range in expertise from highly specialized technical niche positions to corporate function positions and we want YOU to be a part of our impressive talent network!


Additionally, WECTEC Staffing Services offers competitive pay as well as benefits to qualifying positions. To learn more about us visit www.wectecstaffing.com

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Nearest Major Market: Chicago