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Greater Peoria, IL
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Skilled Laborer/Painter

Vonachen Group

Vonachen Group

East Peoria, IL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2024


About Vonachen Group

Vonachen Group is a full-service facility maintenance leader providing janitorial, healthcare, material handling, and logistics support services. Established in 1968, we are four generations strong and one of the fastest growing building service contractors in the industry. We believe in delivering quality work, honoring our commitments, and treating clients and employees with respect. Vonachen Group employees are key contributors to our success. Offering competitive wages, excellent benefits, and promotion from within. Our hope is that individuals become not only a part of our team but of our family!

Vonachen Group is looking to hire a Skilled Laborer/Painter to join our team in East Peoria, IL.

A Skilled Utility team member is responsible for operating industrial power equipment as needed to complete assigned tasks. This person is also responsible for preventative maintenance and minor repairs on designated tools and equipment. A Skilled Utility team member must have mechanical aptitude, experience with handheld power tools and motorized equipment, and be able to identify equipment that is not working properly. This person is responsible for providing high quality service levels, adhering to company policies, and assisting to provide a safe working environment.

Job Details

Job responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

  • Run a sweeper/scrubber to clean factory floors
  • Safely operate a forklift
  • Operate industrial powered vehicles (e.g., golf carts or Gators)
  • Operate aerial lifts to perform tasks above safe reach of a ladder (e.g., scissor lift, articulating lift)
  • Operate, pneumatic, battery powered and electric hand tools
  • Assist in the performance of building/equipment maintenance duties (e.g., light-duty construction, fabrication, recycling, painting, filter changes, fabrication machinery support, and coolant services)
  • Maintain preventive maintenance program for designated list of equipment (e.g., powered vehicles, power tools, hand-held tools/equipment
  • Perform minor repairs to designated equipment to minimize downtime and repair costs
  • Maintain a safe work environment following all required safety regulations and protocols
  • Complete other duties as assigned
  • Painting

Job requirements:

  • Skills and Abilities
    • Must be 18 years or older
    • Must have reliable transportation
    • Ability to work efficiently and effectively
    • Comfortable working in a dynamic environment
    • Possesses good verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong detail orientation
    • Customer-oriented and friendly
  • Education and Experience
    • High school diploma or GED
    • Some experience with performing administrative tasks is required
  • Physical Requirements
    • Stand and walk for long periods of time
    • Repeat the same movements
    • Frequent bending and twisting
    • Able to lift, push & pull 50lbs
    • Able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends

Additional Information / Benefits


  • Full Time 1st Shift
  • Mon-Fri 8am-4pm
  • $18/hr
  • Full Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), STD, LTD
  • PTO/Holidays
  • Must pass pre-employment requirements as needed
  • Now offering Daily Pay!
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K/403b Plan
  • Short Term Disability
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Long Term Disability
  • Vision Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance

The following shifts are available:

  • Day shift