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Technician,Electrical & Controls

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Location: Aurora, IL, US, 60504

Company: Glanbia

Duties and Responsibilities:


• Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.

• Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, or the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate.

• Order parts, supplies, and equipment from catalogs and suppliers, or obtain them from storerooms.

• Assemble, install, or repair wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery, or equipment.

• Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, or perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.

• Repair or replace defective equipment parts, using hand tools and power tools, and reassemble equipment.

• Clean or lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, or other parts of machinery.

• Inspect, operate, or test machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.

• Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.

• Performs minor and major repair of equipment.

• Performs preventative maintenance procedures on mechanical equipment on a scheduled basis; inspects belts, checks fluid levels, replaces filters, greases bearings, seals, etc., repairs or replaces broken parts

• Perform other duties as assigned.


Decision Making/Problem Solving


  • Process improvement implementation, work with operations, engineering to improve equipment reliability
  •  Report/ correct unsafe conditions in the building or with the equipment.
  •  Be a mentor to other, find ways to make a difference.

Education Requirements


Min/Preferred Education Level Description

  • High School or GED
  • High school diploma or equivalent required


  • Vocational / Technical

Other Experience

· Knowledge of the position

· Advanced knowledge of GMP/HACCP

· Experience in food processing and packaging equipment and processes

· Skills of the position

· Strong mechanical aptitude

· Abilities for the position

· Ability to work independently

Physical Demands The work is classified as Light - Medium Physical Demand Level (PDL) by the US Dept. of Labor’s Dictionary of Occupational Titles. Frequencies: Occasional (1-33%); Frequent (34-66%); Constant (67-100%)

Postural Demands

Demand Frequency











Lifting Demands

Up to 50pounds



Demand Frequency Designation

Lift up to waist

Up to 50 pounds

Lift on up to shoulder

Lift on up to overhead

Carry on up to 25 feet

Up to 40 pounds

Carry up stairs











At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. 


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.

Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago