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Facilities Maintenance Technician

Watchfire
Danville, IL 61832

Overview<\/h2>

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NOTE:  Danville, IL is 2.5 hours from Chicago, 1.5 from Indianapolis, 0.5 from Champaign/Urbana.<\/em><\/strong><\/p>

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Headquartered in Danville, Ill., Watchfire has manufactured electric signs since 1932 and LED signs, using meticulously sourced components from around the world, since 1998. Our products include indoor and outdoor LED displays, fixed digit and video scoreboards, gas price signs and digital billboards. Every aspect of our products and service is focused on giving our customers the greatest advertising tools available for developing their business and increasing sales. Our partnerships with respected, knowledgeable sign company professionals are the foundation of our collective success. <\/p>

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Watchfire LED signs are known for their legendary quality and reliability. We test our outdoor displays to withstand whatever nature throws at them, all to guarantee our customers years of worry-free performance. The excellence in every Watchfire sign begins with our outstanding engineering team designing a quality product. In production, we choose quality over expedience or expense. We use the best performing components available from a global market and invest the time and expense needed to evaluate and verify every aspect of our products design, function and serviceability. Our reputation depends on our displays looking and performing great not just on day one, but for years to come. <\/p>

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We developed our proprietary Ignite software to create and manage messages from design to scheduling. Whether the sign is large or small, color or monochrome, the suite of Ignite software helps create head-turning messages through easy-to-use interfaces. Watchfire has over 60,000 LED signs in operation at convenience stores, gas stations, retail outlets, banks, schools, places of worship and other locations worldwide. We also have more digital billboard customers in the U.S. than any other brand.<\/p>

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Job Description:<\/strong><\/p>

Responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing Facility equipment such as air compressors, lift tables, environmental test chambers, material handling equipment and commercial HVAC-R equipment.<\/p>

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*Watchfire is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.<\/em><\/p>

Responsibilities<\/h2>
  • Performs facility equipment maintenance and module level troubleshooting and repair<\/li>
  • Make reccommendations for equipment maintenance to make efficient use of department resources<\/li>
  • Maintain accurate record keeping including maintenance logs and spare parts inventory<\/li>
  • Maintain a sense of urgency while being safety minded and maintaining professional demeanor<\/li>
  • Must work well as part of a team in a small department<\/li>
  • Must be flexible with work schedule and assingment to meet demand and/or schedule including some weekend support<\/li>
  • Other duties as required<\/li><\/ul>

    Required Education/Qualifications<\/h2>
    • Associates Degree in Industrial Maintenance with 2 years relevant experience or 5 year experience in a maintenance role preferred<\/li>
    • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, equipment manuals, as well as be proficient with computers<\/li>
    • Able to read and comprehend written and verbal instructions<\/li>
    • Able to write effectively and present information in one on one and small group situations<\/li>
    • Must be able to effectively communicate via email and cell<\/li>
    • Establish and maintain productive relationships with employees in affected departments/areas<\/li>
    • Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals and accurately convert between systems of units of measure<\/li>
    • Able to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions as well as deal with problems involving few fixed variables<\/li>
    • Able to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, & crouch in and around tightly configured equipment<\/li>
    • Able to position and climb a 12' ladder and perform work at heights from ground floor to 40' elevation in a lift<\/li>
    • Frequently lift and/or move 10 lbs. and occasionally lift and/or move 50 lbs.<\/li>
    • Able to communicate and hear in noisy environments (near machinery, in windy conditions outside, etc.)<\/li>
    • Legal authorization to work in the US required. We will not consider candidates who need sponsorship, now or in the future, to be legally employed in the US.  No H1B, OPT, CPT or other \u201ctemporary work authorization\u201d candidates will be considered.<\/em><\/li><\/ul>

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Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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