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Title:  Maintenance


Bedford Park, IL, US, 60501

Company:  Univar Solutions USA Inc
Requisition ID:  24660

As a valued Univar Solutions employee, you understand that we are more than a distribution company – we’re a leading, global partner dedicated to improving quality of life for our customers through the products, expertise, and relationships that serve the world’s most essential industries.

Creating great chemistry is not just about the innovative products and services we safely deliver to customers around the world. It also takes people – people like you – and today, our worldwide team of more than 10,000 employees is helping build a company where the best people want to work. We’re thrilled that you are exploring opportunities where your actions will make a positive difference every day.  We look forward to building a strong future together.



What You’ll Do

Performs general janitorial duties and minor maintenance/repairs on the Tank Farm, Warehouse, facilities, equipment, forklifts, trailers, and trucks.


  • 11a-7.30p shift
  • Completes routine maintenance and tune ups for trucks including oil changes, minor engine repairs, and various mechanical repairs
  • Maintain and repair all trailers
  • Performs manual warehouse duties as assigned including but not limited to painting, rack identification, and replacement of light fixtures & light bulbs. May also trim trees and complete outdoor maintenance tasks as assigned
  • Responsible for coordinating the facility maintenance program to ensure all maintenance is completed routinely
  • Completes various welding and fabrication projects
  • Completes general Tank Farm maintenance including pump and hose inspections
  • Completes necessary research for non-standard maintenance & repairs requiring the purchase of materials and/or employment by outside contractors or vendors
  • Monitors progress of outside contractors to ensure timely and proper repairs
  • Provides guidance and assistance to less senior maintenance workers
  • Serve on company’s in-plant or off-site emergency response team
  • Performs required testing, repairs and re-certification of IBC’s
  • Comply with all company policies, rules, and guidelines
  • Perform all other duties as required


What You’ll Need

  • Ability to operate an industrial powered lift truck or forklift according to company procedures and governmental regulations
  • Ability to use and maintain respiratory protection equipment
  • Ability to learn proper methods for handling hazardous materials and wastes, with training
  • Ability to drive truck- Class A license a plus
  • The ability to read, write, count, understand and speak English


Physical Demands/Enviornmental Conditions:


  • Physical ability to lift and carry at least 100lbs for short distances
  • Physical ability to stand, walk, squat, and bend as necessary for long periods of time
  • Test negative on the company’s drug tests
  • Exposure to fumes, dirt, and noise on a daily basis
  • May have occasional exposure to hazardous chemicals
  • May require safety equipment and/or precautions

What We Offer

Univar Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.

We offer comprehensive benefits to employees including medical, dental, STD, LTD and life insurance, 401k, generous PTO and much more.

Univar Solutions encourages qualified Bedford Park residents to apply for employment.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago