Technical Electrician

  • Mondelēz International
  • Chicago, IL 60629, USA
  • Aug 02, 2023
Full time Electrician Manufacturing

Job Description

Are You Ready to Make It Happen at Mondelēz International?

We are the creators of Oreo, Ritz Crackers, Triscuit, Sour Patch and Swedish Fish to name a few.

Join our Mission to Lead the Future of Snacking. Make It With Pride.

You independently operate and maintain at least one process, equipment or systems following autonomous maintenance (AM) standards and use your technical skills to improve line and/or system performance to meet business needs.

How you will contribute

You are a key ingredient in changing how the world snacks. With coaching, you will operate and maintain equipment to deliver on our safety, quality, cost, delivery, sustainability and morale targets. You will use execute all standard work processes on your equipment using AM (autonomous maintenance) and PM (progressive maintenance) standards and ensure that safety processes are observed, and that quality assurance activities are performed. You will understand the losses in their area and equipment and report them.

What you will bring

A desire to drive your future and accelerate your career. You will bring experience and knowledge in:

  • Operating machines with coaching

  • Safety and quality standards for operating machines

  • Reading and writing, and fluently conversant in the language of communication as appropriate to the site

  • Collaborating well in a diverse work environment

More about this role

Physical Demands:

The following physical demands are examples of duties that may be performed:

  • Climb steps

  • Lift 50 pounds and maintain balance

  • Ability to perform duties in extreme varying temperatures

  • Crawl over, under and into equipment as necessary to perform job duties

  • Work from ladders and lifts

Education / Certifications:

  • High School Diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • 2-year associate degree. We can consider a recently graduated person if they know PLC and have basic electronic knowledge or completed an approved Apprenticeship or Training

  • Ability to work well in a team-based environment with limited supervision

  • Ability to problem solve and help with practical solutions


  • 4 years manufacturing experience

  • Able to learn and apply Continuous Improvement tools (Lean, Six Sigma, etc..)

  • Experience with high speed packaging lines and production equipment in food processing, chemical, or pharmaceutical industries

  • Familiar with SAP - PM

Job Specific Requirements

  • An understanding of Basic Electronics.

  • Install and maintain motors, motor control circuits, VFD drives, and 480v-power distribution.

  • At least 2-4 years manufacturing experience as a hands-on Electrician or successful completion of an approved Apprenticeship Program. 

  • Ability to work well in a team-based environment with limited supervision.

  • Ability to problem solve and help with practical solutions.

What you need to know about this position:

  • Membership in the IUOE 399 Union.

  • Overtime will be required.

  • Voluntary overtime opportunities are also available.

  • Schedule flexibility required (Flexible to work weekday and weekend)


  • Benefits fully paid by company (no employee contribution).

  • 13 paid holidays for qualified employees.

  • Paid time off.

Pay rate: $40.37 Hourly

Business Unit Summary

The United States is the largest market in the Mondelēz International family with a significant employee and manufacturing footprint. Here, we produce our well-loved household favorites to provide our consumers with the right snack, at the right moment, made the right way. We have corporate offices, sales, manufacturing and distribution locations throughout the U.S. to ensure our iconic brands—including Oreo and  Chips Ahoy!cookies, Ritz, Wheat Thins and Triscuit crackers, and Swedish Fish and Sour Patch Kids confectionery products —are close at hand for our consumers across the country.  

Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.

Job Type


Manufacturing core