Kappa Search | Chicago Employment Agencies | Electrical Maintenance

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago employment agency that specializes in the recruitment and placement of engineering, manufacturing, technical sales and purchasing professionals. We are currently recruiting for an Electrical Maintenance Manager for a top client in the metals industry.

If you have strong electrical troubleshooting and repair in an manufacturing environment, apply through this ad to be considered. This is a great opportunity for someone who has had direct reports and can keep sophisticated automated machinery running. This facility manufactures metal products using sophisticated machinery. Some details about the job:

  • Newly created position; two direct reports (both Electricians)
  • Union environment
  • 75-86K
  • Modify and test motor-control devices, switches, panels, transformers, solenoids and other electrical equipment per engineering & electrical principles.
  • Troubleshoot mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components of machine and equipment assemblies.
  • Troubleshoot electrical components such as relays, switches, motors, and position sensing devices using test equipment.
  • Develop justification for capital electrical projects, including plan installation, implementation and commissioning of these projects within established project time & budget.
  • Preventive & Predictive maintenance of electrical equipment high & low voltage (480-24 Volts), power distribution, VFD motors, & equipment controls.


  • Experience with all of the electrical maintenance situations listed above.
  • BSEE preferred.
  • Steel industry is a great fit
  • Metals processing/manufacturing is a great fit
  • Complex automated manufacturing environment is also a good fit.