JBT Corporation

  • Facilities Maintenance Technician

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 4 months ago(9/11/2018 12:28 PM)
    Requisition ID
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  • Overview

    JBT is an industry leading, dedicated provider of Maintenance Services to Airlines throughout North America. Our maintenance services cover the full range of service from 24 hour, 7 day per week on-site service and emergency call out, to periodic maintenance of equipment based on technical visits quarterly, semi-annually, and/or annually with supplementary emergency support and call out as needed.


    This position is located in the Chicago O'Hare Int'l Airport.





    • Perform miscellaneous mechanical and electrical repairs, system troubleshooting and preventative maintenance requirements, painting, light plumbing, facility maintenance, remodeling and some carpentry work.
    • Perform minor maintenance duties and assist trade technicians in and around airport facilities.
    • Respond to and correct issues that may exist within the facility, equipment, or systems.
    • Report issues found that could potentially lead to additional system failures.
    • Drive and operate different equipment such as golf carts, company vehicles, forklifts, etc.
    • Comply with company safety program and trainings.
    • Perform other duties as assigned or needed.



    While performing the duties of a Facilities Maintenance Technician the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 70 pounds. Ability to work in outside weather conditions on an airport ramp around aircrafts and the confined areas of baggage conveyor systems. Specific vision abilities required by this job include good close proximity vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Good hand / eye coordination is required. The employee is occasionally required to sit.


    The work environment is similar to airport operation with vehicular traffic. The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, outside weather conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, cold, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Employees will work on an airport ramp around aircrafts and around heavy equipment.



    • High School diploma or GED equivalent
    • Valid Driver’s License
    • 3+ years of related experience in general facilitie's maintenance work
    • Familiarity with Airport operations a plus
    • Knowledge of equipment maintenance and troubleshooting
    • Basic computer skills
    • Ability to be badged to work in secure areas of an airport




    It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted.  In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


    If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to www.careeronestop.org


    You may also call Megan Meagrow at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.


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