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Job Title:

Mechanic Journeyman

Job Post ID:


Posted Until:







2nd and 3rd Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

Johns Manville is currently seeking candidates for the position of Mechanic Journeyman to be located in Rockdale, IL. The Rockdale, IL facility manufactures perlite roof insulation board which is a rigid insulation for built up commercial roofs. The plant is located near Joliet, IL.
The Mechanic Journeyman will need to be open to working any 8 hour shift schedule, which may include a rotating shift. The typical schedule involves 40 hours a week with varying shift schedules.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to experience with diagnostics, ovens, conveyors, motors, hydraulics, pneumatics, wiring, welding, and pipefitting.

Ability to perform most routine preventative maintenance as related to basic wiring, motor control, hydraulics, and pneumatics.

Ability to respond to production issues and handle maintenance work orders
Basic fabrication skills and welding are required. An understanding of machinery and equipment related to industrial manufacturing is required.

Must have a general assortment of hand tools and know the use of other tools and equipment common to maintenance work.

Uses safe working practices and reports hazardous conditions at all times.

Job Requirements:

Experience in an industrial/manufacturing environment
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Computer Literate (SAP knowledge is a plus)
Ability to stay organized and meet deadlines
Proven history of safe practices, working knowledge of lock out/tag out procedures
Ability to work independently especially during the night and evening shifts.

High school degree with four years of strong industrial experience in mechanical/electrical repairs
High School degree with relevant military training and experience


We offer an hourly rate of $24.86 per hour. The evening and/or night shift will offer a shift differential rate ($0.20 or $0.30/hr.). We also a competitive benefits package, which includes medical, dental, vision and 401K. Benefits start the 1st of the month following your hire date. There is a 90 day probationary period for this position. After successful completion of the probationary period you will be accepted into the union.

Company Information

Johns Manville, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a leading manufacturer and marketer of premium-quality building insulation, commercial roofing, roof insulation, and specialty products for commercial, industrial and residential applications.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

JM has a long history of sustainable efforts and strives to continually improve our sustainability practices through a focus on innovation, productivity and leadership that ensures we meet the needs of current stakeholders without sacrificing the needs of future generations. For additional information please read our Sustainability Report.

Application Instructions:

To apply for available positions at Johns Manville Rockdale IL go to:
Click Careers
Click North America
Click Search All Jobs (on the right side of the screen)
In the search section, enter Rockdale, IL in the "Where" section. This will take you to all open positions in Rockdale IL.
Click whichever position you are interested in. This is where you apply for the position.

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Other Information:

Click the link and search for Requisition: ROC 5363