Maintenance Technician

Place: Joliet


Job Description

Innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles
Leader in transportation electrification in North America
It’s us!
Every day, in our own way, we help improve our environment and our society.

Come build the future with us!

Why you should join our team

  • You will work in an exciting and constantly evolving work environment (you won’t get bored with us)!
  • We totally understand. Your family and your health come first!
  • Your hours are flexible, and we trust you!
  • We are really opened to having employees working remotely – we know it works!
  • We offer (rock-solid) insurance coverage, and a great employee assistance program!
  • At Lion, your career potential is limitless!

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager.
As part of your daily work, you would have to:

· Performs daily routine, corrective, and preventative maintenance, troubleshooting on manufacturing automation, conveyors, robotics, sealing systems, torque and tooling systems, guided vehicle systems.

· Maintains an organized, clean, and safe production environment based on local regulations and codes

including all tools and equipment related with the maintenance department.

· Ensures and maintains that all safety devices are working properly and follows all applicable company and regional safety codes in place.

· Completes records and paperwork in a timely manner including preventive maintenance reports and work orders.

If you read our description this far, it means you’re interested! Read on…

What you need to succeed in this position:


  • A/B Control Logix
  • Robot DCS, reteach, motion improvement. Robot setup background is an asset.
  • Low voltage safety controls.
  • Laser system maintenance and troubleshooting is an asset.
  • IOT oriented devices.
  • Good understanding of the English language, both written and spoken.


  • Proficient in reading and troubleshooting mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic drawings.
  • Proficient in PLC troubleshooting and minor improvements following known standards.
  • Orientation and ability to follow complex systems with attention to details
  • Committed to following preventive maintenance systems, with attention to detail.
  • Operates under detailed instructions and specifications and requires ingenuity to improvise and adapt when necessary.
  • Must be able to lift to 50 lbs.
  • Should have strong mechanical and electrical skills. Automation skill set will be a requirement.

Aptitudes and Approaches

  • Has a positive attitude and strong ability to work under pressure with others in a fast paced and team-based environment.
  • Operates under detailed instructions and specifications and requires ingenuity to improvise and adapt when necessary.
  • Employs a proactive approach to problem-solving and a willingness to speak up with a problem occurs.
  • Orientation to return to standard repair condition, with follow up on updates and system orders.
  • Proven Flexibility and adaptability to overcome challenges and successfully execute projects is a must.
  • Flexibility on scheduling is an asset.

Studies and Experience

  • Preference will be given to post-secondary education.
  • Extensive experience with industrial electricity and mechanics in an environment dealing with rotating equipment, power transmission systems, motion control, filling and sealing systems, robotics, high speed motion, vision system and laser experience an asset

**** This is a 1st shift position Monday through Friday. Occasional overtime will be required.


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