Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift

Date:  Jan 25, 2023

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.


Weber is committed to inclusive, equitable and diverse Hiring practices. Our goal is to create a workforce which resembles the diverse rich communities we live, play, and support every day. 


Discover What’s Possible with a career, at Weber.


Discover what grilling can be-

At Weber, grilling is who we are. We bring experiences and memories to backyards around the world. We are the leader in the grilling industry, and we stay ahead with talent like you! Our progressive, innovative, and passionate team continue to improve the experience of consumers around the grill. At Weber, you will be empowered to Discover What Grilling Can Be impacting the business growth, product innovation and technology at our company. The possibilities for growth are endless. Whether you grew up with a Weber grill in your backyard or you've never used one, there’s a recipe, a grill and a great career experience waiting for you. Ready to ignite your career?

How will you impact the team-

As a Maintenance Technician you will perform routine preventive, predictive, and corrective maintenance on equipment and systems directly related to production operations such as automated robotic assembly cells, power presses and other metal forming equipment, automated conveyor systems, etc. Some of the disciplines related to this position are, but not limited to mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electric, operating controls, PLC abilities, some level of program development, etc.

What will you do-


  • Troubleshoots problems with machines and equipment by utilizing all means necessary
  • Dismantles machines and equipment to gain access to problem areas
  • Inspects and measures parts to detect wear, misalignment, or other defects
  • Removes and replaces worn or defective parts
  • Realigns and adjusts components such as spindles, clutches, belts, chains, etc.
  • Starts machines and equipment to test operation following repair to verify success of repair.
  • Repairs/replaces broken parts
  • Able to program / teach computer-controlled motion of automated equipment such as robots to some degree determined by job assignment
  • Assists engineering and production teams as an information resource and or hands on via internal services request
  • Provides regular updates to Maintenance Management / Supervision regarding status of projects and assignments

Tools needed to thrive-


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred; with at least three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must have 3+ years of electrical background
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence both hard copy and using a computer
  • Must possess basic reading, writing, mathematical, and trade discipline specific skills
  • Trade certificates preferred
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of and proficiency in using full Microsoft Office products, Computerized Maintenance Management System (C.M.M.S) Project, and other internet-based software
  • Must be able to work independenlty and or with a team
  • Must have effective communication to communicate with various colleagues in the organization 


Why you’d love to join the Weber family -


• Medical, Dental and Vision Package

• 401K

• Paid Holidays

• Paid Vacation time

• Paid Sick time

• Tuition Reimbursement

• Weber employee purchase program

• Much more

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.


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