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Danaher Corporation Senior Industrial Maintenance Technician - Plastic Injection Molding in Chicago, Illinois

Sign on bonus eligible!!!!! Shift/Schedule (6:45pm - 7:15am) Relocation assistance

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs PM's, cleans and lubricates injection molding machines and equipment

  • Modifies, repairs, and rebuilds plant machinery and equipment

  • Performs mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair

  • Visually inspects and solves problems machines and equipment to locate causes of malfunction(s)

  • Measures parts to detect wear, misalignment or improper operation

  • Documents repairs and maintenance of manufacturing machinery

  • Performs other incidental and related duties as required and assigned

  • Potential duties may also include: fabrication and installation of related trades; performing building maintenance; and general carpentry or plumbing

  • Participates in the implementation of various improvement projects

  • Performs installation of new equipment and or relocation of equipment


  • High school diploma or GED

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience (5 years preferred) performing maintenance on mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and/or robotics systems

  • Experience with Plastic injection molding, extrusion and/or thermoforming

  • Understanding of the functionality of relays, motor contactors, motor starters, solid state relays, soft starts and variable frequency drives

  • Familiarity with the operation and troubleshooting of PLC programming

  • Ability to safely trace electrical circuits with a multi-meter and wiring schematic to find faulty components

  • Experience in electrical distribution and machine controls ranging from 24 to 480 volts AC/DC

  • Ability to read, interpret, and troubleshoot using schematic diagrams

  • Ability to perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment

  • Ability to read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service

  • Proficiency with using a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment in performing duties

  • Compliance with safety regulations and maintenance of clean and orderly work areas

  • Able to lift 45 lbs

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy

  • Good attendance and punctuality

  • Good time management and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Demonstrates positive demeanor, professionalism, and the ability to work within a team environment

  • Ability to work weekends and overtime as required

About Beckman Coulter:

Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.

Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.

If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or at www.beckmancoulter.com.

About Danaher:

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.


Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 202-419-7762 or e-mail applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.