Maintenance III

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Date: Mar 31, 2024

Location: Kankakee, IL -Illinois, US, 60901

Company: Bunge

Overview:  Constructs, repairs, installs and removes various machines, equipment and conduit, both metal and pvc, with respect to quality, good sanitation practices and safety in an efficient manner. Responsible for trouble shooting, installation, repair of all electrical equipment, and instrumentation. PLC background is a plus. Must be qualified to work on 480 volt/3 phase electrical applications. Main responsibilities involve troubleshooting and repairing electrical applications and must be willing to work overtime and respond to call-in work. 


Essential Functions:

  • Reads and interprets drawings and layouts.
  • Sets up and operates the equipment necessary to perform all functions of the craft.
  • Installs, maintains, replaces, moves or removes equipment, machines and piping or any other production or maintenance devices.
  • Installs and maintains insulation on equipment, piping, ducts and spouting.
  • Makes repairs to and checks machines and equipment for correct operation.
  • Performs all operations necessary for the construction, installation and repair of equipment and devices designated.
  • Maintains shop cleanliness.
  • Does necessary carpenter work.
  • Performs the lining of conveyors.
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area and removes material and equipment from job site.
  • Rebuild, repair, replace damaged, defective, or worn parts
  • Troubleshoot, locate, identify, or diagnose electrical malfunction
  • Adjust, repair, or replace electrical wiring systems or components
  • Test electrical circuits, components or systems
  • Test electrical system for faulty connections
  • Testing, maintaining, and modifying  facility’s control systems
  • Installs, programs, and maintains:
    • Instrumentation equipment
    • Programmable Logic Controllers
    • Sensors
  • Analyzing and interpreting data
  • Performs miscellaneous job related duties as assigned.


Skill/Experience Requirements:

  • Completion of a 4 year electrical apprenticeship program and/or 8 years of equivalent electrical maintenance experience
  • Good organizational and communication skills


Work Schedule:

Standard work hours

Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Nearest Major Market: Kankakee
Nearest Secondary Market: Bradley

Job Segment: Facilities, Sustainable Agriculture, Electrical, Maintenance, Instrumentation, Operations, Agriculture, Engineering, Manufacturing

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