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Maintenance Technician - Forest View, IL

Forest View, IL, US, 60402

Oldcastle APG
APG Central


Job ID:  341160


Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 260 operating locations and approximately 8,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Block Molding Equipment maintenance and repair 
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose equipment and mold issues
  • Make repairs including obtaining quotes on parts and supplies required for repairs
  • Schedule and perform preventative maintenance and maintain accurate records of vibration equipment and double action molds/usage
  • Ensure safety guidelines are followed and properly documented 
  • Lubricate and clean parts and equipment to ensure proper operation
  • Other duties as assigned, as needed, to satisfy customer production/need




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.




  • High school diploma or GED equivalent and at least 2 years related experience 
  • Ability to torch and weld ferrous metals 
  • Hydraulics and pneumatics knowledge and able to troubleshoot
  • Ability to read blueprints and use electrical testing equipment 
  • Able to work any shift 




  • Computer skills
  • Mobile Equipment maintenance skills is a plus 
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines


Physical Environment


While performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently climb, stretch, bend, stop, kneel and squat for extended periods of time throughout the workday. The employee must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 75 lbs. 


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle APG, a CRH company,  is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  Jan 15, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Hydraulics, Technician, Maintenance, Electrical, Engineering, Technology, Manufacturing