Title: Maintenance Electrician (Fully Qualified)
Location: The Royal Group – Cicero, IL

The Royal Group, an affiliate of Schwarz Partners, is currently seeking a Maintenance Electrician to support our Cicero, IL facility.  As a Maintenance Electrician, you will perform duties to maintain and repair a variety of production, electrical and plant equipment and assist manager with any emergencies, and procuring parts, standardizing components and assisting with inventory levels.  Union position.

The Royal Group’s mission is to provide value-added solutions to the most demanding customers.


1. Work from daily job assignments, prints, schematics, wiring diagrams, machine manuals, sketches and preventative maintenance check sheet
2. Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair equipment breakdowns involving electrical test procedures, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic components; pull wires, bend conduit, etc.
3. Regular and predictable attendance; overtime required
4. Tear down equipment, rebuild and replace defective parts and components like motors, gear boxes, clutches, bearings, etc.  Redesign circuits as necessary, modify or prepare wiring
5. Perform regular checks on building equipment such as sprinklers, pumps, chillers, compressors, generators
6. Work closely with production personnel on equipment repairs and any safety problems
7. Fabricate machine parts as required and requisition repair parts as needed
8. Maintain plant water system and assist with sampling as needed
9. Install and hook-up manufacturing equipment, exercising care as to size of motors, voltage requirements, and balance circuits for proper power distribution; all in accordance with code requirements
10. Assist outside contractors on on-site projects


1. Excellent attention to detail with strong safety orientation
2. Collaborates with other production departments to maximize the maintenance functions
3. Drive a forklift truck
4. Work in a clean and orderly manner and leave area clean and safe
5. Use various tools like: hand tools, probes, scopes, pH test equipment, lifts, welding equipment, measuring tools, hoists


  • High school diploma or GED; previous experience in Maintenance preferred


  • Maintenance and/or technical school certificate; 2+ years of Maintenance experience preferred


  • Proficient with hand tools, good manual dexterity
  • Thorough understanding of manuals and drawings
  • Good interpersonal communication and ability to work a lot of overtime


  • Excellent verbal communication skills; excellent attention to detail and inquisitive nature
  • Knowledge of computer control programs
  • Ability to quickly determine most pressing needs at the time


Prolonged periods of standing and bending.  Must be able to lift/push/pull 50 pounds at a time.  Must be able to access all areas of facility to determine maintenance needs.


Factory area; loud plant environment with hearing protection and other PPE required.  Plant area has dust, heat, cold, chemical exposure and moving machinery.


  • The essential job functions and major job functions are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the job functions that an individual will be required or expected to perform.
  • Position Descriptions may be changed or revised by the Company from time to time at its sole discretion.

This Position Description is not intended to guarantee, and does not guarantee, ongoing employment or employment for a definite term, either in this position or with the Company.  Absent an enforceable written contract to the contrary, and to the fullest extent allowed by federal, state and local law, an employee’s employment relationship with the Company is at-will.

If you would like to be part of a forward-thinking team with a family feel, culture of excellence, and customer-focused reliability, we want you to be a part of our team!

All job offers are contingent upon a pre-employment drug test, and background check. TRG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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