ADM Experienced Mechanic - Ottawa, IL in Ottawa, Illinois

Job Title:

Experienced Mechanic - Ottawa, IL

Department/Function:

Hourly

Job Description:

About ADM

For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com .

Experienced Mechanic – Ottawa, IL

This is a full-time, hourly level position.

Position Summary:

  • ADM is seeking an experienced mechanic at our American River Transportation Company (ARTCo) fleeting location in Ottawa, IL.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Complete tasks with minimal supervision, and act as lead on tasks as needed

  • Troubleshoot vessel machinery with minimal assistance

  • Maintain supply inventory

  • Fill in as mechanic technician as needed

  • Obtain outside contractors as needed

  • Notify immediate supervisor of non-operable, inadequate, or unsafe equipment or working conditions

  • Complete all required trainings

  • Report all injuries, illnesses, and near misses in a timely manner

  • Additional duties and responsibilities as required or requested

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of diesel engines, hydraulics, piping, electrical devices, and other vessel machinery.

  • Perform repairs and service a wide variety of equipment with minimal supervision including: changing batteries/gauges/motors/pumps and performing diesel engine work (turbos, exhaust manifolds, water pumps, etc.)

  • Ability to follow direction and execute tasks under the supervision of the port engineer

  • Ability to complete engine overhauls, engine swings, and gearbox swings with minimal supervision

  • Ability to align, straighten, and maintain steering systems

  • Ability to give accurate repair scopes and timelines

  • Reading and writing skills sufficient to comprehend/complete a variety of documents

  • Reliable transportation to and from work and to travel between work sites as needed/requested

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule; must allow for changes in assignments, and priorities depending upon identified needs of the operations

  • Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team

  • Must be able to work in all types of climates

  • Promote the ADM Way and core Values

  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work

  • Must have a demonstrated history of safe work behavior and a sincere desire to follow and improve upon safety policies and procedures

  • Ability to work extended hours, evenings, weekends, Holidays and be on-call as requested.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must pass a pre-employment physical, drug screening and Company human performance exam (physical ability test)

  • Standing for prolonged periods of time

  • Frequent heavy lifting

  • Prolonged periods of kneeling, bending and climbing stairs/ladders

  • Ability to work near or on large bodies of water, at various heights and in confined spaces

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.

ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

City:

Ottawa

State:

IL - Illinois

Ref ID:

#LI-DNP

EEO:

ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.