Vonachen Group
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Requisition Number: 2022-2777
Industry: Warehousing
City: Peoria
State: IL
Position Type: Full Time
Work Schedule: All Shifts
Pay Rate: $18-$21
Drug Test Required: True

Skilled Utility Team Member

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Description/Job Summary

Vonachen Group is a private, family-owned janitorial service company.  Our team is hard-working, responsive and reliable. We believe in delivering quality work, honoring our commitments and treating clients and employees with respect. Vonachen Group has earned a reputation as "people of integrity," and it's this reputation we work hard to keep!  Our relationship with our employees and customers is sacred and we trust our employees to represent us with professionalism, friendliness and detail-oriented cleaning services.

Vonachen Services Inc, a Vonachen family company, is looking for Skilled Utility Team Members working onsite at multiple facilities across the Central IL area. The payrate for this position is $18.00-$21.00 per hour.

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. 


Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Run a sweeper/scrubber to clean factory floors
  • Concrete polishing
  • Machine cleaning
  • Painting experience (line striping)
  • 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

Required Skills

Skills and Abilities

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Ability to comprehend and follow instructions, either orally or in writing
  • Must follow all health and safety requirements
  • Good communication skills
  • Customer-oriented and friendly

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED is preferred
  • Successfully pass training: Lock-Out-Tag-Out, Confined Spaces, Aerial Lifts, Forklift, Gator/Cart, Fall Protection, PPE, and Bloodborne Pathogens

Physical Requirements

  • Stand and walk for long periods of time; climb stairs
  • Repeat the same movements
  • Frequent bending and twisting
  • Able to lift, push & pull 50lbs
  • Work at heights to 40 feet
  • Able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends


  • FULL TIME schedule. Shift will vary due to project schedules
  • Availability to work out of town and overnight on occasion
  • Pay range $18-$21/hr
  • Now offering Daily Pay
  • Benefits- medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), etc.
  • PTO and Holidays
  • Must have valid drivers license and own transportation