Chicago Manufacturing Recruitment Firm Seeks a Maintenance Technician with Hydraulics

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and technical sales placement. We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Technician as follows: The Maintenance Technician is responsible for the maintenance and troubleshooting of all company manufacturing resources with an importance on mechanical & electrical systems.


  • Grow solid preventative maintenance systems
  • Aid the Maintenance Manager in training the junior maintenance technicians
  • Maintain, repair, and optimize automated equipment
  • Aid the Maintenance Manager in performing root cause analysis on equipment
  • Make sure the plant is a safe and healthy work environment

Job Requirements:

  • Troubleshooting knowledge of hydraulics and electrical, basic electronics
  • Experienced in Toyota Production System or Lean Manufacturing desirable
  • 3-7 years of experience troubleshooting in automation equipment
  • Electrical (PLC and A/C drives), as well as hydraulic, and mechanical systems