AECOM Crane Maintenance Technician IV - 2nd shift in East Peoria, Illinois

Business Line Government

Position Title Crane Maintenance Technician IV - 2nd shift

United States of America - Illinois

East Peoria

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a high level Crane Maintenance Technician IV to join our industrial maintenance team in a manufacturing facility in East Peoria, IL!

  • Typical work schedule is Monday – Friday, 3:00pm – 11:30pm ; hours may vary to support critical business demand in this 24/7 operation.

  • This position works at heights up to 50 feet.

This maintenance / repair technician is responsible for providing an advanced level of expertise in performing electrical / mechanical preventive maintenance, inspection and repairs of overhead cranes and jib hoists. Also performs electrical / mechanicalpreventive maintenance and repairs on facilities related equipment, such as conveyors, pumps, doors etc.

Effectively communicates with the site management team and the customer to understand requirements, solve complex electrical problems, and provide solutions to manufacturing problems.

The Crane Maintenance Technician IV must have the ability to identify and correct any safety-related issues and perform independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures.


  • Performs electrical/mechanical preventive maintenance, inspection and repairs of overhead cranes and jib hoists.

  • Performs repairs, modifications, and preventative maintenance on buildings, facilities equipment, fixtures, and systems.

  • Operates aerial and platform lifts.

  • Reads and understands schematics, diagrams, and specifications.

  • Demonstrates solid understanding of Lock Out Tag Out practices and procedures.

  • Operates a PC with Microsoft Office Suite programs.

  • Performs preventive maintenance as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

  • Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.

  • Recommends measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.

  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.

  • Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.

  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.

  • Operates various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions.

  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.

  • Maintains a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment, yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.

  • Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.

For more information, please contact Tracy Story at!

Within AECOM, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients’ industrial, manufacturing, distribution, pharmaceutical, and commercial sites worldwide.

  • We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Logistics / Crib Management, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers’ facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.

  • These are full-time, regular positions with AECOM that offer a full benefits package.

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Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  1. High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.

  2. Five years of experience maintaining overhead cranes, jib hoist, conveyors, or related equipment in an industrial manufacturing environment, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.

  3. Must have the ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position may require a valid Driver’s License.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.

  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.

  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.

  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.

  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.

  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.

  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.

  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:

  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.

  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Associate’s degree in Industrial Electrical, Industrial Mechanical, HVAC or a related skilled trade.

  2. Experience troubleshooting and repairing 480V 3 phase.

  3. Experience troubleshooting and repairing electrical/mechanical issues on cranes and hoists.

  4. Experience troubleshooting and repairing VFDs.

  5. Experience troubleshooting and repairing Allen Bradley PLCs such as RX Logic, Micro Logic etc.

Other Attributes:

  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 178717BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.