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Maintenance Team Leader

Company: Pactiv Corporation
Location: Grant Park
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

Overview Pactiv Evergreen is a drug-free workplace. - Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer. - *THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law. - Benefits: - Medical (Comprehensive PPO, two HRA Plans and an HSA plan)
Dental (basic and comprehensive coverage)
Vision (basic and premier coverage)
Prescription drug coverage
401K with a 6% company match (Eligible to participate from day one (1) with 100 % vesting in all company provided funds immediately)
New Hire Wellness Bonus (see plan details)
Healthcare and Dependent day care flexible spending accounts
Livongo diabetes program
Corporate discounts

Responsibilities Hiring Immediately! Wage $31.53 and up DOE - Eligible for annual & skill-based wage increases
Add EXTRA money to your paycheck by referring friends and family
Eligible for monthly bonus based upon plant productivity*
1st Shift 7:00 am to 3:00 pm DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES - This position reports to the Maintenance Manager. - The position is responsible for creating a safe working environment for all maintenance employees, scheduling repair and PM's, directing labor for necessary repairs and managing maintenance employees. - The essential duties shall be as follows: Participate in company safety program.
Coordinate all machine-related projects.
Coordinate and schedule PM's performed on the machines.
Maintain 5S program
Coordinate machine repairs with production and maintenance personnel.
Supervise repairs and work being done by maintenance personnel.
Run and maintain the maintenance management system.
Review and rectify the downtime being logged on the machines.
Maintain accurate machine records.
Supervise all machine maintenance personnel.
Supply maintenance personnel with everything they need to do their jobs accurately and timely.
Reward and discipline all maintenance personnel.
Maintain personnel records, Incident reports, reviews, attendance, vacation and discipline records.
Coordinate all outside contract work.
Help the Maintenance Manager complete yearly budget, including employee, equipment and supply requirements.
Maintain open communication between all shifts in the maintenance dept.
Complete weekly report using numbers generated from maintenance management system.
Write and administer capital expenditures.
Perform other related duties and responsibilities as required or assigned.
Support plant product food safety management programs, initiatives, and objectives.
Must have strong electrical background. PLC, (Allen Bradley preferred), VFD, 120 to 480 Low Voltage experience.
Performs basic troubleshooting and maintenance work on automation equipment.
Performs maintenance, set-up and PM on automation/production equipment
Diagnose and troubleshoot equipment related processing issues.
Utilizes computer-based inventory system for generating reports to locating spare parts.
Perform Maintenance Connection day-by-day duties.
Assists maintenance/production staff as needed.
May assist in the training of other employees.
Performs quality work within reasonable time standards set forth by management in verbal or written instructions.
Utilizes mandatory safety equipment. Executes duties in a safe and efficient manner. Adheres to all Safety rules and regulations
Be flexible with schedule as needed.
Responsible for ensuring area(s) of responsibility are safe, clean and tidy.
Follows all Company established rules and policies.
Performs other related duties and assignments as required.

Job Requirements:
Analytical, problem solving, and strong technical skills including mechanical, electrical and PLC programming.
Strong skills in customer service, interpersonal, oral communication, written communications, teamwork, judgment, motivation, planning, organizing, professionalism, quality, quantity, safety, adaptability, attendance, punctuality, dependability, initiative, innovation.
HS Diploma or equivalent; preferred associates degree.
3 + years technician experience within Plastics industry.
Must have own tools and be able to use them safely and effective.

High School Diploma or equivalent education
Two years' experience in maintenance field
Knowledge of pneumatics, vacuum, electrical, and utility equipment
Experience in Thermoforming field beneficial
Welding experience preferred
Working knowledge of computers (Word, Excel, SAP, maintenance management system)
Ability to use measuring devices
Highly organized and have the ability to keep accurate records, good interpersonal and communication skills and able to coordinate and execute projects.
PHYSICAL DEMANDSWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to possess manual dexterity, to lift 30-50 pounds as needed and able to work from platforms and ladders. The job also involves physical activity such as walking, bending, pushing, pulling, etc. Various hand tools and electric meters used.

Pactiv Evergreen Inc. (NASDAQ: PTVE) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fresh foodservice and food merchandising products and fresh beverage cartons in North America and certain international markets. It supplies its products to a broad and diversified mix of companies, including full service restaurants and quick service restaurants, foodservice distributors, supermarkets, grocery and healthy eating retailers, other food stores, food and beverage producers, food packers and food processors. To learn more about the company, please go to the company website at

50 miles south of Chicago and close to the Indiana boarder, Grant Park is a village in northeastern Kankakee County, Illinois. Grant Park was incorporated in 1883. In 2010, Grant Park had a population of 1,331. It is part of the Kankakee-Bradley Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The plant was built in 1960's, Warehouse and Office areas added in 1988, and has approximately 150 employees.

Pactiv Evergreen is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Pactiv Evergreen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics or statuses protected by law. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please call (847) 482-4320 or email

All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines and applicable laws.


Pactiv Evergreen employees are subject to post-hire drug and alcohol testing in accordance with company policies

Keywords: Pactiv Corporation, Joliet , Maintenance Team Leader, Professions , Grant Park, Illinois

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