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Shop Technician - Contract - Chicago Area

Shop Technician

 

WECTEC Staffing is currently seeking a motivated and team-oriented Shop Technician at our Westinghouse affiliated location in Burr Ridge, Illinois, approximately 20 miles southwest of downtown Chicago. This established company 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.

Position Summary:

If selected, the candidate in this role would be expected to:

  • 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 Require from the Right Candidate:

  • 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.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform additional duties as assigned.

Employment opportunities may require access to information which is subject to the export control regulations of the United States. Hiring decisions for such positions are required by law to be made in compliance with these regulations. Applicants for employment opportunities in other countries must be able to meet the comparable export control requirements of that country and of the United States.

Requisition Number:  1490
Employee Type:  Regular Hrly
Job Family:  Manufacturing, Operations & Maintenance
Company:  WECTEC Staffing Svcs LLC
Employee Class:  Employee
Posted Date:  Apr 17, 2021
Location: 

Burr Ridge, IL, US, 60527

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting link http://www.westinghousenuclear.com./careers/ 

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

Keep in mind that only applications completed and submitted via the Westinghouse Careers website will be considered. You can submit your completed application, and also explore other available options, using the following link: link http://www.westinghousenuclear.com/careers/

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Employment opportunities may require access to information which is subject to the export control regulations of the United States. Hiring decisions for such positions are required by law to be made in compliance with these regulations. Applicants for employment opportunities in other countries must be able to meet the comparable export control requirements of that country and of the United States.


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