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Rotary Equipment Mechanic

Location: East Chicago, IN, United States
Date Posted: Apr 30, 2021
Category: Automotive Maintenance
Job ID: 72510

Job Description


The Opportunity

Our East Chicago, IN branch is currently seeking a Rotary Equipment Mechanic who will be responsible for performing a wide variety of repairs and preventative maintenance on all Company units in the Safety-Kleen refinery including centrifugal pumps, compressors, heat exchanges and blowers.  

Why work for Safety-Kleen?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5
  • Competitive wages.
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment.
  • Group 401K with company matching component.
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement.
  • Positive and safe work environments.
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Equipment repair on rotary equipment;
  • Troubleshooting on rotary equipment pumps, compressors, and gearboxes/reducers.

What does it take to work for Safety-Kleen?

  • High School diploma or equivalent required;
  • 3 + years of mechanic experience working on rotary equipment required;
  • Knowledge operating the following required: Forklift, Telescopic manlift, Scissorlift, Extended boom forklift;
  • Previous experience working in a refinery or chemical plant highly preferred;
  • Mechanical millwright experience with rotary preferred;
  • Basic computer skills.

Join our team today! To learn more about our company and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green. We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.
Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLEMAKE GREEN WORK ™

We thank all those interested in joining the Safety-Kleen team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company is a Military & Veteran friendly company.


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