AVAILABLE POSITIONS

To apply, please send a resume to careers@schold.com.

Our office and manufacturing facility is in Bedford Park, near Chicago’s Midway Airport. Despite being in business for 70+ years, this is a rapidly expanding company with a new ownership team committed to creating a great work environment for employees.

MECHANICAL ENGINEER

Requirements:

 

  • Manage the design of custom process equipment from the technical sales phase through design, production and start-up at the end customer’s site
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
  • 3-10 years of experience in engineering design and manufacturing
  • Experience with AutoCAD and 3D modeling, ideally Solidworks
  • Mechanical aptitude and desire to “get your hands dirty” when required
  • Ability to travel and work at customer sites (10-30% of days)
  • Alignment with our values and mission including:
    • Team player that has respect for everyone in the company
    • Strong work ethic – someone who will put in the hours necessary and will do whatever it takes to make things better for our customers
    • Innovative and open-minded problem solver
    • Self-motivator who can stay focused in a busy environment
    • Understanding of how to prioritize effectively
    • Ambitious and career-minded outlook

 

We Offer:

 

  • A growing company providing the ability to work on custom machines and ever-changing work
  • Direct reporting to our Principal Engineer who is knowledgeable and experienced
  • A profitable company with long term, dedicated employees
  • Salary commensurate with your skill and experience
  • Benefits include paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance, and year-end bonus based on individual and company performance
  • Single shift operation 8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m

 

If you are a fit, please send your resume to: careers@schold.com.

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SALES ENGINEER

Responsibilities:

 

  • Consult with existing and potential clients to assess and understand equipment needs for their unique applications
  • Provide expertise and support to sales team to communicate products, services, and client needs
  • Provide support to customers and resolves problems with installed equipment
  • Organize and tests various products or applications in our test lab
  • Contact and works with customers to organize details and support sales projects
  • Travel to industry trade shows and customer sites (expected 10-30%)
  • Learn product line and sales skills required to succeed
  • Draft and assist with presentations and other documentation and materials that explain products and services to customers
  • Shadow salespeople on calls and appointments to learn about equipment, industry, and sales skills
  • Assist with research and development of new products
  • Assist with calls and emails, generating budgetary and formal equipment quote
  • Generate 2D and 3D CAD drawings of proposed equipment
  • Expect a portion of time spent in production and engineering (first ~2-3 months) to gain in depth technical product knowledge

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or field related to products and services being sold preferred (BSME preferred)
  • 2-4 years of related product or sales experience preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter with fundamental prioritization and time management skills
  • Customer service skills with ability to explain technical products to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
  • Experience with 2D and 3D CAD software (Ex. SolidWorks, AutoCAD, etc.)
  • Excellent team collaboration skills – will interface with the sales team, engineering team and customers

 

If you are a fit, please send your resume to: careers@schold.com.

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MECHANICAL ASSEMBLER / MACHINE BUILDER

Requirements:

 

  • Mechanically oriented and experience working with large industrial equipment
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and bills of material
  • Basic electrical and hydraulic system knowledge is a plus
  • Experience with hand/power tools to assemble large equipment
  • Able to meet all company safety requirements
  • Ability to prioritize jobs with the Plant Manager
  • Self-motivated team player who enjoys being busy
  • Strong work ethic, reliable, and a constructive attitude
  • Must have their own tools
  • Physical ability to lift 50lb
  • Opportunity to travel and work at customer sites

 

We Offer:

 

  • A growing company providing the ability to work on custom machines with ever-changing work
  • Direct reporting to a knowledgeable and experienced Production Manager
  • A profitable company with long term, dedicated employees
  • Salary commensurate with your skill and experience
  • Benefits including: paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance, and yearend bonus based on individual and company performance
  • Single shift operation (First Shift)
  • Opportunity for overtime
  • Direct hire position

 

If you are a fit, please send your resume to: careers@schold.com.

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TIG/MIG WELDER

Requirements:

 

  • ***Experience with MIG, TIG, and Stick welding is a must***
  • Ideal experience with sanitary, food grade & pharma products
  • Able to weld with various materials and thicknesses from Sheetmetal to large plate
  • Sanitary stainless welding and cleaning a plus
  • Familiarity with sheer, press-break, and rolling operations
  • The ideal candidate is mechanically oriented and has experience working with larger industrial equipment
  • Trained in safe operation of overhead hoists and lifting methods
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, and bills of material
  • A self-motivated team player who enjoys being busy and can prioritize jobs with the plant manager.
  • Physical ability to lift 50lb
  • Strong work ethic, reliable and always have a constructive attitude

 

We Offer:

 

  • A growing company providing the ability to work on custom machines, and ever changing work
  • Direct reporting to our Production manager who is knowledgeable, and experienced
  • A profitable company with long term, dedicated employees
  • Salary commensurate with your skill and experience
  • Benefits including: paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance, and yearend bonus based on individual and company performance
  • Single shift operation 7:30a.m. – 4:00p.m.
  • Opportunity for overtime

 

If you are a fit, please send your resume to: careers@schold.com.

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INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICIAN / CONTROL PANEL BUILDER

Requirements:

 

  • The ideal candidate is an electrical wizard with experience working on industrial control panels and components
  • Ability to interpret electrical schematics, blueprints, and bills of material
  • 3-Phase power familiarity, including motor and VFD wiring
  • Experience wiring industrial control panels and field devices
  • Ability to use hand and power tools to assemble panel components
  • A self-motivated team player who enjoys being busy and can prioritize jobs with the Plant Manager
  • Ability to program VFD’s
  • Allen Bradley PLC/HMI familiarity and RSLogix 5000 experience is a plus, but not required
  • Must have their own tools
  • Physical ability to lift 50lb
  • Ability to travel and work at customer sites (~10-30% of time)
  • Strong work ethic, reliable, and always have a constructive attitude ·
  • Mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic system knowledge is a plus

 

We offer:

 

  • A growing company providing the ability to work on custom machines with ever-changing work
  • Opportunity to grow a critical department and take on new responsibilities
  • Learn new skillsets including PLC and HMI programming
  • A profitable company with long term, dedicated employees
  • Salary commensurate with your skill and experience
  • Benefits including: paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance, and yearend bonus based on individual and company performance
  • Single shift operation 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Opportunity for overtime

 

If you are a fit, please send your resume to: careers@schold.com.

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CNC/Manual Machinist

Requirements:

 

  • Experience using a manual lathe, mill, and drill
  • CNC and Mazatrol experience is a plus
  • Proto Trak glass scale readout and controller experience for Bridgeport Mills
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, including GD&T, and close tolerances
  • Must have own tools
  • Self-motivated team player who enjoys being busy and can prioritize jobs with the plant manager
  • Strong work ethic, reliable, and always have a constructive attitude

 

We offer:

 

  • A growing company providing the ability to work alongside highly experienced machinists
  • Direct reporting to a knowledgeable and experienced Production Manager
  • Salary commensurate with your skill and experience
  • Benefits including: paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance, and yearend bonus based on individual and company performance
  • Day-time, single shift operation
  • Opportunity for overtime

 

If you are a fit, please send your resume to: careers@schold.com.

Schold is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Schold does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.