Logoplaste is currently seeking to recruit a Maintenance Technician , to join the plant teamin Minster, OH (USA).
Reporting to: Plant Manager
The Maintenance Technician is responsible for managing mechanical reliability for the plant. Supports the Plant and Production Manager with all aspects of mechanical maintenance.
Key Tasks & Activities... - Changeover, repair and troubleshoot all plant production equipment (blow molding and extrusion and all associated equipment) - Support of equipment installation, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications - Identification of complex problems with mechanical, pneumatic, electrical, hydraulic issues on all associated equipment (conveyors, compressors, chillers, programmable controllers, robots); review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions - Able to understand and complete PMs based on PM schedules - Understanding of machine processing and recipe management - Perform routine maintenance on equipment and determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed - Identification of the appropriate tools and equipment needed to complete the job - Assist with the organization and definition of maintenance/equipment standards - Responsive to maintenance requests in a timely manner and complete maintenance reports as required - Maintain plant equipment to ensure maximum efficiency - Ability to work with vendors and/or contractors as required - Order spare parts or services as required - Make required changes or adjustments as required - Implement operational improvements (spoilage, downtime, line speeds, etc.) - Train others to operate equipment and produce products safely and efficiently - Observes all company safety policies and procedures as well as maintain good housekeeping, GMP and Global Food Safety practices - Update SAP PM entries on computer as required - Maintain organization of spare parts - Maintain a clean and organized work area - Perform other duties as assigned by manager - Complete special projects and duties as assigned
Who we are looking for... Background and Experience - Minimum High School Diploma (or GED/High School Certification); prefer Technical School Certification - 3-5 years relevant manufacturing experience in plastics technology or a similar technical area - Previous leadership/supervisory experience preferred
Technical Skills - Strong mechanical maintenance experience and strong knowledge hand and power tools - Demonstrated understanding of mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems - Good working knowledge of computer systems, including MS Office and SAP
Interpersonal Skills - Ability to clearly communicate technical system issues - Good hands on working approach - Able to work independently, identify problems and improve - Ability to work in a fast pace environment and work well under pressure - Ability to prioritize multiple projects and complete in a timely manner with limited supervision
Physical requirements and work environment - Ability to work flexible and/or extended hours and weekends as business demands - Ability to remain in a stationary position for various times throughout the shift, to move or traverse in manufacturing area safely, to ascend/descend a ladder or stairs, to position self to work on manufacturing equipment - Abilityto see information postings throughout the facility, visually troubleshoot items on machinery and read directions, documents and signage - Ability to frequently move object weighing up to 50-75 pounds and to work in very hot or very cold conditions. - Ability to drive a fork lift and achieve certification
Logoplaste offers an excellent benefits package with genuine career development opportunities.