Navistar, Inc. Stationary Operating Engineer in Melrose Park, Illinois

Navistar International Corporation is a leading North American truck manufacturer with great products, strong market positions and best-in-class distribution. For 175 years we have had a 100% commitment to doing what it takes to satisfy our customers, and our commitment today is as strong as ever. We are rededicated to strengthening our core businesses. Our recent investments and product launches position us for success. It all starts with a comprehensive approach and a team effort from our employees. So we’re looking for exceptionally talented and results-oriented individuals to join us and deliver on our promises to our customers, dealers, employees and shareholders.

We are seeking a Stationary Operating Engineer who will perform the following job duties:

  • Operate, maintain and repair boilers and auxiliary equipment, including but not limited to water RO system, boiler controls, electric and pneumatic; steam piping and valves, safety valves; steam traps condensate pumps and piping.

  • Operate, maintain and repair all air compressors and auxiliaries, valves and piping.

  • Operate, maintain and repair pumps, pump prime movers, storage facilities and valves and piping in and out of the building and reservoir and meter valve pits.

  • Operate, maintain and repair all heating and ventilating units where maintenance can be performed with the unit in place, including piping at the unit.

  • Operate, maintain and repair condensate pumps, condensate tanks, sump pumps, sewage ejectors with their related valves and piping.

  • Operate, maintain and repair refrigeration machinery, related controls, and piping connected with air conditioning, ice machines and cold rooms.

  • Operate, maintain and repair cooling towers, fans, gear reducers, main line pumps and appurtenances.

  • Operate, maintain and repair compressed air systems, pneumatic controls and related piping for heating, ventilating and refrigeration systems control.

  • This position entails climbing (i.e. straight ladders, over roofs) and lots of walking in general

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Electrical troubleshooting knowledge

  • Ability to work all available shifts including alternative work schedules

  • Good work ethic and positive attitude

  • Support Navistar’s mission and goal objectives, the department’s quality improvement and operating goals, as well as customer service excellence principles goals, individually and as an effective team member

  • Experience in a manufacturing or comparable institution is preferred

Rate of pay for this represented position is $24.04 / hour

Independently operate, maintain and repair, steam power manufacturing and test equipment, all heating and ventilating equipment, hot water supply systems, condensate return pumps, sump pumps, sewer ejectors, air and gas compressors, steam pumping machines, turbines, fans, blowers, refrigeration equipment, chillers, etc… Individual in this position must be able to make independent decision in emergency situations such as, set auxiliary equipment in operation or when possible improvise temporary operations to prevent stoppage of plant power. Must maintain necessary documentation, records and logs of work performed.

Basic Requirements:

  • At least 3 years of Stationary Engineer experience

  • Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status).

  • Current City of Chicago Stationary Engineer license

  • Universal CFC Card


  • Positive Attitude

  • Ethics and Navistar's Values

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Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Internal Title: Engineer Opr Stationary

Job #: 2017-22915

ERP Eligibility: Not Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

External Company Name: Navistar Corporation

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