Work in Illinois Manufacturing Jobs

Job Information

Anixter General Field Technician - Union in Mattoon, Illinois

At Anixter, we give you an opportunity for a career and a great work environment. We are a friendly, employee focused organization that prides itself on customer service, flawless execution and a hard day’s work. If you want to become a part of our winning team, we want to hear from you!

Position Purpose:

The General Field Technician duties include exchanging AMI electric meters for utilities, cleaning and retrofitting electric meters, and other metering services.

This position requires 80%+ travel. Starting pay of $17.13 per hour with top pay of $24.40 after successful completion of training period.

We are looking for candidates with:

  • HS Diploma or GED

  • A valid driver’s license and clean driving history

  • Knowledge of basic hand and power tools

  • Specialized skills training/certification is preferred but not required

Environmental requirements :

Requires continuous physical exertion, such as walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting, and maneuvering material or equipment, some of which may be heavy (50+ pounds) or awkward. Frequently in an outdoor environment with regular exposure to factors such as temperature extremes.

About Anixter – Who We Are

Anixter International is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical & Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect and power valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprise networks to industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications to electric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence, that create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities. Through our unmatched global distribution network along with our supply chain and technical expertise, we help lower the cost, risk and complexity of our customers’ supply chains.


* Medical, Dental and Pharmacy plan eligibility after 60 days

* Access to virtual doctor for common illnesses. Get advice from a doctor without leaving your home!

* Annual health screenings available at no cost to you

* 401k with 50% company match

* Vacation time and Holiday pay

* Employee preferred provider discounts through

* Tuition reimbursement

* Employee Assistance Program

* Life insurance programs

* Short and Long Term Disability programs

* Health saving options (FSA and HSA)

* Many more benefits available!

Check us out on the web at for more information.

We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran

Click here to apply online (