Maintenance Mechanic


Adecco is partnering with a pharmaceutical company in Rockford, IL in hiring Maintenance Mechanics on 2nd shift.  This opportunity is Direct Hire and pays $25 minimum.  

The ideal candidate would have maintenance experience in a production/manufacturing environment and prefer to work on 2nd shift.



Position Title: Maintenance Mechanic 2

Shift:  2nd Shift


The process reliability technician’s duties include installing, troubleshooting, maintaining and repairing equipment while following all work practices and procedures. Technicians will ensure and help maintain a safe work environment, while supporting the internal customer to achieve the sites business goals and objectives.


  • Supports the packaging lines by making routine and non-routine adjustments that insures a high quality product.
  • Collaborate with other departments and other Maintenance Mechanics to obtain information or experience to keep lines running at an efficient rate. 
  • Perform preventive maintenance, changeovers, repairs, and running adjustments.
  • The ability to systematically  gather information from a variety of sources, analyze the information, identify implications of data, draw appropriate conclusions, generate viable, alternative solutions to a question or problem, and evaluate the consequences of choosing each alternative.
  • The ability to assert personal ideas and opinions to convince others. This includes gaining others support through one's own actions, examples or persuasion in an ethical manner.
  • The ability to define, diagnoses, and resolve problems. This includes seeking, logically examining, and interpreting information from different sources to determine a problem's cause and developing a course of action to resolve the problem and to prevent its recurrence.
  • Provides guidance to others by responding to questions; observing work activity; giving direction when necessary; and providing on-the-job training.
  • Use a variety of hand tools and power tools in order to perform you duties
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situation to proper personal.
  • Read interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and services.
  • Prompt escalation to supervisor of any safety issue, quality issue, or downtime following the established escalation protocol.
  • Preform Single Minute Exchange of Dies, (SMED) activities on packaging lines.
  • Execute initiatives relating to OPEX objectives.
  • Analyze equipment failures to improve overall reliability of the equipment, while maintaining productivity.
  • Update setup documentation to insure all settings are current and accurate.
  • Work with The Business Units and Scheduling to accurately maintain a timeline for any launches or validations of products
  • Audit and maintain a high level of 5’s in the facility to help maintain a safe, organized, clean high-performing workplace
  • Document and drive actions for your respected value stream.
  • Audit the centerline document system to insure sustainability and a high level of productivity.
  • Attend Tier I Daily Directional Setting (DDS) meeting. Give feedback and follow-ups when outages occur from the centerline document
  • This position may require overtime and/or weekend work.
  • Knowledge of and adherence to all PCI, cGMP, and GCP policies, procedures, rules.
  • Attendance to work is an essential function of this position
  • Performs other duties as assigned by Manager/Supervisor.

Special Demands:

  • Stationary Position: 3/4 of the day and up.
  • Move, Traverse: 3/4 of the day and up.
  • Operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, or place: 3/4 of the day and up.
  • Install, place, adjust, apply, measure, use, or signal: 3/4 of the day and up.
  • Ascend/Descend or Work Atop: 3/4 of the day and up.
  • Position self (to) or Move (about or to): 3/4 of the day and up.
  • Communicate or exchange information: 3/4 of the day and up.
  • Detect, distinguish, or determine: 3/4 of the day and up.


On an average day, the individual can expect to move and/or transport up to 50 pounds

from 3/4 of the day and up.








  • TABE testing requirements met at approved grade level for position.
  • Must have at least 2-3  years applicable maintenance experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment or 2 year Technical School.
  • Basic Mathematical Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills: Ability to perform basic computer tasks and has the ability to operate common computer programs.  
  • Minimum Professional Proficiency: Ability to speak in a way that allows one to participate effectively in various conversations. Ability to read various types of standard items addressed to general readers.
  • High Reasoning: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where there is only limited standardization. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions that may be provided in various forms.
  •  Physically capable to perform the above duties with or without reasonable accommodations.



  • Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner.
  • Ability to work independently and/or part of a team.
  • Ability to hold oneself in a professional manner.
  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Ability to drive for results.
  • Packaging experience.

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number US_EN_99_026914_615180