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Mechanical Technician - Chicago, IL

Post Date: 12/28/2021

Req. Number: 92543

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60660


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

Looking for a stable career and growth within the organization? This is the right opportunity for you! Goodwill Talentbridge is seeking Mechanical Talents who are eager to learn and detail-oriented.


Monday - Friday; 7:30 am - 4 pm. Chicago, IL Temp to hire


Job Summary

  • Bring customer systems and equipment to proper manufacturer working specifications
  • Able to diagnose and communicate effectively with management and customers on system and equipment problems and planned repairs.
  • Able to compete repairs that meet or exceed customer expectations
  • Serve walk-in customers
  • Check in customers equipment for service



General Accountabilities

  • Read service guides to find information required to perform repairs.
  • Inspect and test equipment to locate damage or worn parts and diagnose malfunctions or read work orders or schematic drawings to determine required repairs.
  • Understand how systems and equipment are designed and used
  • Able to quickly diagnose problems and effectively communicate a course of action to management and customers
  • Once approved for repair, repair customer units within the time frames agreed upon the customer
  • Communicate with the customer via email, text or phone to keep them informed on the progress of the repair and costs
  • Document repairs either via a report log or directly into tracking systems
  • Communicate with administration to ensure the customer receives the proper invoice and documentation
  • Work with management and administration to ensure proper inventory is available to meet customers’ expectations.
  • Effectively use ProLogic systems to track customer repairs and provide quotes for walk-in customers
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Mechanical
  • Customer Service Mindset
  • Complex problem solving
  • Time management
  • Detail oriented

Preferred Background

  • Experience in small engine repair or equivalent
  • Use of systems in the plumbing industry
  • Training in electronics and small engine repair

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