Date:  Jul 5, 2024

Huntley, IL, US, 60142

At Weber, grilling is a passion that’s reflected in everything we do. Our goal is to share this passion and spark inspiration with the people who matter most – our grilling community. Weber has been the world’s premiere manufacturer of charcoal and gas grills and accessories since 1952. If you have the desire to work for a company that is recognized for exceptional quality products and high customer satisfaction, employment with Weber may be right for you. We provide a friendly working atmosphere with an environment of growth and opportunity through innovation, pride, and excellence.


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Summary: The Maintenance Electrician is the experienced/journey-level class in the series, fully competent to independently perform duties. This class is distinguished from the lower classification of Maintenance Electrician by the relative independence with which duties are performed.


This hands-on position is responsible for ALL aspects of ensuring equipment readiness.

Ensures that ALL production, building, and related operating systems function to spec, constantly striving for zero downtime.

Performs routine preventative, predictive, and corrective maintenance on equipment and systems directly related to production and building operations.

Some of the disciplines related to this position are, but not limited to mechanical, electrical, and operating controls.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities Maintenance Electrician Include the following:

  • Participates in a variety of journey-level advanced skill duties involved in preventative and corrective maintenance duties involving inspection, diagnosis, troubleshooting, maintenance, repair and servicing of electric utility facilities, equipment, components, and machinery.
  • Maintains light power circuits, elevators, controls, electric motors of various sizes and types, lighting fixtures, transformers, communications systems, standby battery power circuits and equipment, making repairs as necessary.
  • Prepares and reviews work orders, material requisitions, reports and other written documentation for this operation.
  • Troubleshoots problems with machines and equipment by utilizing all means necessary.
  • Ensures timely and accurate completion of preventative maintenance activities, utilizing SAP; maintains detailed record keeping in support of SAP.
  • Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures.
  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, and other components.
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
  • Assists engineering and production teams as an information resource and or hands on via internal services request.
  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices to ensure compatibility and safety of the system.
  • Works to ensure the company’s safety program is followed.
  • Responsible for general building maintenance and upkeep
  • Performs related duties as assigned.


Qualifications Guidelines:


Knowledge of: Maintenance Electrician

Principles, methods, techniques, tools and equipment used in the installation, maintenance and repair of industrial/mechanical equipment and machinery common to manufacturing facility, machine shop procedures and practices; safety practices, safe work methods and safety regulations pertaining to the trade; application of lockout/tag out procedures; shop mathematics; hydraulics; basic electrical safety, confined space entry procedures, basic first aid; cost estimating and basic techniques of engineering and drafting as they apply to assigned responsibilities; computer applications related to the work; codes, ordinances and regulations pertaining to the trade; mechanical maintenance; high lift and forklift operation; and metals identification.  Attended Non-programmer PLC Training.


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Trade certificates as applicable. 5 years of experience / Trade school certificate.



Education and/or Experience               

Associate degrees in Technical, Industrial, Electrician, General Electrical Education, Associates Electrical Engineering.


Work Environment - The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable 

accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and / or humid conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; extreme heat and vibration. The noise level in the work environment varies based on department in which work is done from moderate to loud. MUST WEAR PERSONAL PROTECTION EQUIPMENT WHEN REQUIRED.



Weber-Stephen Products LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.



Nearest Major Market: Chicago