Maintenance Electrician
Cicero, IL 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description

Looking for a position where you can provide a BIG impact and be part of a growing team? Come join us! Brad Foote Gearing, a division of Broadwind, is seeking a Maintenance Electrician to join our team in Cicero, IL. We have both first shift (6:00am - 2:00pm M-F) and second shift (2:00pm - 10:00pm M-F) openings, with overtime as necessary.


  • Responsible for maintenance of electrical & control systems, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting & repairs of hydraulic, pneumatic, and instrumentation controls
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with PLC controls (Fanuc, Siemens and/or Allen Bradley), high voltage, instrumentation, motors, digital & analog electronics, schematics & blueprint reading, control circuits, power distribution, and AC/DC theory
  • Identify, troubleshoot and repair problems in electrical circuits & wiring that occur in a manufacturing setting
  • Run tests, isolate problems, repair or replace faulty components & wiring, run conduit and perform other tasks as necessary
  • Comply with the National Electrical Code as well as state and local building codes in the safe installation and use of electrical components, wiring, circuit breakers and outlets in buildings
  • Diagnose and repair CNC equipment, including conveyors, controls and pumps
  • Upgrade electrical controls and wiring for higher voltage or added features
  • All other duties as assigned



  • High School diploma or equivalent education
  • Journeyman certification preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years as an Electrician experience preferred
  • Experience in a team based manufacturing environment

Specialized Skills/Knowledge/Ability

  • Read blueprints & schematics
  • Understand and use proper PPE for high voltage and industrial standards

Brad Foote is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
5+ years
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