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Ryder System Maintenance Mechanic in Rochelle, Illinois

Position Description

Our team is growing!

Ryder is hiring a Maintence Mechanic in Rochelle, IL!

Under supervision from a supervisor or manager , the Maintenance Tech is responsible for all maintenance functions of the facility. The position requires direct involvement with daily operations and future projects to ensure technical activities support facility goals and objectives. Personnel in these groups may have varying degrees of customer or contractor contact levels.

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Paid Time Off provided for COVID vaccination appointments!

About the position:

  • Consistent pay : $20.00/hour

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

  • Requirements:

  • Basic electrical, plumbing and mechanical knowledge.

  • Must be able to work at elevated heights.

  • Welding and fabrication experince is a plus

  • Forklift experience is a plus

  • Other requirements:

  • Must be able to pass criminal background check

Why Ryder?

  • Strong Safety culture, including safe and reliable equipment, paid training

  • Stability and growth opportunities

  • Competitive benefits package, vacation & PTO in the first year!

  • Weekly pay, direct deposit is available!

  • Forbes’ 2019 list of the “World’s Best Employers"


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 8-10 years plant/warehouse general maintenance experience, including eletrical and mechanical repair and trouble-shooting

  • Has the ability to make quick, reliable decisions that represent both the customer and Ryder

  • Good organizational, communication, and planning skills

  • Vocational or Technical Certification preferred

  • Experience operating forklift equipment required

  • Equipment certification may be required


  • Performs maintenance and trouble-shooting functions on all warehousing equipment in an independent and effective manner

  • Maintains and trouble-shoots plant utility systems including fire protection, water, electrical, air, and vacuum as applicable

  • Understands shop maintenance, parts inventory, parts ordering, and plant reporting systems

  • Performs routine forklift repairs

  • Maintains batteries and related equipment

  • Perfoms routine Preventive Maintenance (PM) and maintains records of repairs

  • If required, provides training, including aspects of safety, quality, sanitation, and efficiency of packaging/warehouse equipment, for operations associates

  • Additional duties as assigned, overtime as needed

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Locations US-IL-Rochelle

Posted Date 4 months ago (8/23/2021 3:07 PM)

Requisition 2021-104177

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular-Full time

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 8596