Maintenance Mechanic/Welder

NTA Precision Axle Corporation
September 9, 2022
795 Kimberly Drive, Carol Stream, IL 60188
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NTA Precision Axle is a joint venture of three world class manufacturing companies located in Carol Stream, IL.  NTA manufactures steel products used for automotive and industrial applications.  The majority owner of NTA is NTN, which is one of the world’s premier bearing manufacturers serving the automotive and industrial markets for the over 100 years.


POSITION TITLE:                     Maintenance Mechanic – All three shifts




  1. Performs tasks such as fabrication and assembly of new or modified mechanical components to improve production processes
  2. Increase up-time or meet quality revisions
  3. Input into machine improvements, assistance to engineers in poka yoke (mistake-proofing) implementation, initial diagram development, and design modification
  4. Perform operations relating to testing, inspecting, and modifying equipment in the manufacturing department to improve manufacturing capabilities.
  5. Make recommendations for changes in product, process, or method.
  6. Comply with IATF 16949 & ISO 14001 requirements, safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas - perform 5S cleaning responsibilities
  7. Perform all other duties as assigned or needed




  • A two year technical degree or equivalent training attained through related work experience.
  • Experience of welding such as Mig some Tig arc stick cutting plasma
  • At least two years of previous experience working as a Mechanical Technician in a manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrates oral and written communication skills with trades persons, supervisors and operators.
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Forging Maintenance experience would be helpful for 2nd shift.
  • A strong focus on safety.
  • Previous experience working with induction heat treat and CNC equipment is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing or the Toyota Production System a plus
  • Knowledge of basic electric circuitry
  • Must be able to work from weekends and overtime as needed.




NTA Precision Axle offers a full range of comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, matching 401(k), paid vacation, and tuition reimbursement.


Second shift premium of $2.00 per hour appliesHours are 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm


Third shift premium of $3.00 per hour applies.    Hours are 11:00 pm to 7:30 am beginning Sunday night


Up to $2,000 bonus in first year for second and third shift.


NTA Precision Axle is an equal opportunity employer that strongly supports diversity in the work place.

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