Maintenance Technician at FerrellGas in Channahon, Illinois

Posted in Other 2 days ago.

Job Description:


Blue Rhino, a Ferrellgas company, is a national leader in propane cylinder exchange. We are growing and adding a Maintenance Technician position to our production plant in Walton, IN to meet the demands of our customers across the country! The Maintenance Technician is responsible for a wide range of daily duties including inspection, maintenance, and repair of facility equipment and systems and documentation of such tasks; all while maintaining safety, productivity and financial responsibility.


  • Flexible Schedule (Monday - Friday and some Saturdays)
  • Overtime hours likely during busy summer months


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Insurance Plans
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid time off (including holidays)
  • Paid uniforms
  • Paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Propane discounts
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)

Essential Functions:

  • Monitors equipment for unusual sounds to detect malfunction.
  • Responsible for mechanical troubleshooting and repair.
  • Dismantles defective equipment and installs new or repaired parts.
  • Conducts daily inspections & completes maintenance inspection logs.
  • Provides technical information and operational guidance to production employees.
  • Assists leadership with problem resolution and correction of equipment deficiencies.
  • Constantly considers long term upgrades / repairs.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Technical training / technical degree a plus.
  • 1-year maintenance / mechanical experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems.
  • Mandatory overtime when necessary.

Why Blue Rhino? We're more than just America's premier propane tank exchange brand. Blue Rhino is a company that cares about its employees, and about the environment, working hard to recycle millions of propane tanks every year and keeping them out of landfills.

Lastly, Blue Rhino cares about the community and gives back. We sponsor Bowling for Rhinos, a rhino conservation charity. We also support Operation Barbecue Relief, a charity of competition chefs who grill for those affected by natural disasters. If you're interested in being a part of a winning company, join the Blue Rhino team today!