Compass Group, North America TECHNICIAN, MAINTENANCE SR (FULL-TIME) in CHICAGO, Illinois

  • We have an opening for a full-time *TECHNICIAN, MAINTENANCE SR *position.

  • Location: Shirley Ryan Ability Lab - 355 E. Erie Chicago, IL 60611. /Note: online applications accepted only./

  • Schedule: Open availability, shifts are from 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm.

  • Requirement: Previous experience with engineer license.

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

Crothall Healthcare, a division of Compass Group North America, provides customer focused support services. As specialists, we perform services including healthcare housekeeping, management in laundry processing, patient transportation, business facilities management and clinical engineering. Crothall is a compilation of the most committed and talented individuals working in the industry today. Our dedication to quality, exceptional customer service, and unequivocal results allow us to provide the best outcomes to our clients.

Full time associates at Crothall are offered many fantastic benefits!

Summary: Performs a variety of skilled maintenance duties related to the facility’s engineering and maintenance functions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Constructs, finishes, installs, maintains and repairs electrical and mechanical systems, or the facilities of any related systems, using power and hand tools and other necessary equipment.

  • Cleans, lubricates, services, repairs or diagnoses malfunctions of HVAC, electrical and mechanical building systems, sterilizers, sprinkler and standpipe systems, transport systems, electronic signaling systems, fire alarm systems and similar specialty equipment items with appropriate training, certification skills and licensing requirements as needed.

  • Leads a group of workers on a project.

  • Teaches maintenance skills to other members of the department.

  • Reviews work of outside vendors and non-licensed maintenance workers; creates punch lists.

  • Determines manpower, material needs and deadlines for jobs or projects.

  • Reads blueprints, specifications and models to learn work layout; plans own work layout.

  • Makes routine computations as needed.

  • Maintains logs, performs rounds and completes tests and inspections.

  • Responds to emergency problems in the facility and performs emergency repairs as needed.

  • Makes recommendations for modification or improvement of preventive maintenance systems.

  • Serves as a member of facility’s emergency response team.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Five years of experience as a maintenance technician in an institutional setting in an engineering or maintenance discipline.

  • Holds a specialization in one trade as evident by possession of an appropriate Journeyman’s license issued by the State. Must have one of the following: Journeyman Electrical License, Registered ACR Technician with EPA certification in Refrigerant, Journeyman Plumber License, Carpentry, Welding, Steam and Pipefitting, Masonry or Electronic Instrumentation.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, specifications and models to learn work layout.

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

Req ID: 241515