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Electrical Group Leader - Military Veterans

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A global pharmaceutical and nutrition giant is seeking top military veteran technicians. The position that they seek to fill works out of their Lake Bluff, IL location in the GES Global Engineering Services division. This is a first shift opportunity (6am ? 3pm, Monday through Friday.)

The Group Lead Maintenance (Electrical) is the lead person for the LC Maintenance and Construction Services electrical groups of employees/staff personnel in similar or multiple job roles. The Group Lead Maintenance is the point of contact for electrical technical support for the group, coaches and provides guidance regarding the course of action to take.

- Interacts with customers, answers questions, and provides status of in-process work

- Provides front line leadership to electrical employees/staff personnel through scheduling, coordinating, coaching, mentoring, and training

- Provides daily direction of work assignments to provide cost-effective operations

- Takes direction from Management and communicates work-related information to employees/staff personnel within the group

- Contributes a varying amount of time across administrative support, implementation of initiatives, continuous improvement, and troubleshooting in the field.


- Provides direct oversight to employees/staff personnel performing electrical trade functions such as but not limited to. troubleshooting, repairs, rearrangements, installations, warehousing, and stockroom services

- Performs work in support of manufacturing, research and development, plant operations (utilities/facilities) and general office areas

- Conducts field observations and reviews electrical work requests to determine the exact job requirements and priority

- Determines labor, material requirements, and estimates of total job costs related to electrical scope when requested

- Orders materials and parts from stock or from vendors to complete the job when requested

- Assists with the determination of electrical trade training needs and arranges for these needs

- Performs work within area of responsibility, as required

- Identifies parts and tools needed by his/her electrical group and coordinates that they are available on time for completion of the job as requested

- Establishes and enforces safety rules and regulations specifically applicable to the function

- Provides or coordinates with other personnel, the technical expertise necessary to assist trades personnel in the work group

- Assures compliance with Company quality systems and standards, along with Government Agency regulations, related to equipment and facilities

- Monitors frequency and accuracy of work and is responsible for timely completion

- Performs special projects such as reports, evaluates process problems to determine solutions, audits, and work techniques

- Performs other miscellaneous duties as assigned by Management

- Operates computers or fixed function terminals to obtain various of reports or information from software programs

- Ensures good customer service by effectively communicating the status of work to customers and sharing adequate job information with other work groups when passing work on to another group

- Demonstrate a high level of cooperation with other personnel and actively seek to improve methods and work processes which increases productivity, reduces cost, and increases customer satisfaction

Base salary, $100 - $115K, overtime eligible, annual profit sharing (7% of total annual earnings), a full pension plan, a 401k with 6% matching, and Fortune 100 benefits. Unlimited opportunities for advancement nationally and globally.

Job 57536

Lake Bluff, IL

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