Maintenance Lead Technician (Second Shift)


  • Lead maintenance staff to address machine failures and complete work orders for scheduled maintenance with minimal downtime.
  • Train and coach team members toward continuous improvement and engagement.
  • Coordinate shift changeover communications with maintenance leads from other shifts.
  • Repair, troubleshoot, and maintain condition and performance of plant, property, machinery, and equipment at all locations.
  • Complete repairs and routine maintenance in accordance with GMP, OSHA, FDA standards.
  • Complete repairs and maintenance effectively and efficiently to maintain high level of equipment performance and safety with limited downtime.
  • Perform tasks in accordance with proven skill levels as directed by Maintenance Manager.
  • Work cooperatively with production staff to accomplish tasks and achieve departmental goals.
  • Maintain property, plant, and equipment to support and improve the safe production and performance of the operations.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and resolve mechanical issues efficiently, effectively, safely, and cost effectively.

Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting up to 70 lbs.
  • Climbing (ladders, stairs, etc.).
  • Operating production and support equipment (production lines, forklifts, scissor lift, power tools).
  • Bending and stooping.
  • Extended periods of being on your feet.


  • Five-year production equipment maintenance experience.
  • Experience supervising maintenance staff.
  • Extended mechanical and electrical training and experience.
  • Organizational, interpersonal, communications, analytical, and problem solving.

This is a full-time, hourly position (40-50 hrs/week) with benefits package that includes paid vacation, health insurance, dental, vision, and 401K retirement plan.

Please upload a resumé online, send a resumé to [email protected] or Silva International, Inc., 523 N. Ash Street, Momence, IL 60954 or call 815-472-3535 x59.