Maintenance Mechanic, 3rd Shift in Chicago Heights, IL at Behr Process Corporation

Date Posted: 1/19/2020

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Job Description

Job Description

Welcome to The Behr Paint Company

At Behr Paint we strive to have all employees bring their best selves and their unique perspectives every day. We are a tight-knit family of fun, friendly, integrity focused individuals who work together in exciting and challenging ways to build and maintain our award-winning, industry-leading products and services, and to positively impact our customers and the communities in which we live and work.

The role of the Maintenance Mechanic is to maintain smooth and continuous operation of equipment necessary to support the production and packaging process, maintain and repair manufacturing machinery and facilities, and troubleshoot and tackle maintenance-related problems including electrical, plumbing, mechanical and carpentry problems.

Do You Have Experience With?

  • Providing receipt and interpretation of work orders.
  • Providing analysis of maintenance problems and determine cause of problems and offer possible solutions.
  • Reading & interpreting diagrams, schematics, and specifications, as applicable.
  • Performing adjustments and repair for mechanical and electrical components and replace when necessary.
  • Periodically performing preventative maintenance tasks.
  • With valves, pump controls and mixing equipment in the Millroom.
  • Understanding the ins and outs of shakers, pumps, filling machines and conveyors in the Filling Room
  • Understanding the operation of the case packer, bail‑o‑matic, tape machine and conveyors on the filling line.
  • Understanding the function of the operation the machines in the production cycle.
  • Providing painting services on multiple surfaces using a brush, roller, or spray gun at various heights.
  • Maintaining the lubrication of all the equipment requiring maintenance such as conveyor belts, drives and forklifts in order to ensure accurate function.


  • Are at least eighteen (18) years of age with a High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Are legally authorized to work in the country for which you are applying for employment without now or in the future needing sponsorship for employment visa status
  • Have a minimum four (4) years experience within the maintenance field.
  • Have experience in electrical (480V; 3PH power)
  • Have working knowledge of Programmable Logic Controls (PLCs) and motor controls.
If So, Apply Now!

Why Behr?

Apart from offering an awesome workplace experience that is second to none, we offer a competitive salary, quarterly and holiday bonuses, referral bonuses, ETO payouts, health insurance, vision insurance, dental insurance, tuition reimbursement, and 401K.


Shift 3 (United States of America)

Full or Part Time

Full time

BEHR (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

BEHR is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.