Maintenance Engineer – Sandusky, OH

Description

A manufacturing company that designs, develops, and produces industrial plastic blow molded products is searching for a Maintenance Engineer. The Maintenance Engineer provides; technical guidance and diagnostic capabilities to maximize production up-time on all plant machinery and equipment, interprets maintenance and reliability data by evaluating the data history, ensures the uninterrupted efficiency of production and plant operations, and manages and works on maintenance projects.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBITIES:

•Completes mechanical repairs and maintenance of machinery and building

•Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery, using rags, brushes, and grease gun.

•Completes preventative maintenance on various equipment (e.g., blow molding machines).

•Maintains physical structure of establishment, including minor plumbing, carpentry, and electrical.

•Maintains records of maintenance completed on machines.

•Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment, using electrical and electronic test equipment.

•Listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction to diagnose problem or repair machine.

•Dismantles defective machines (e.g., blow molding machine) and installs new or repaired parts (e.g., hydraulic valves), following specifications and blueprints, using precision measuring instruments and hand tools.

In addition to an annual salary in the $60,000 to $65,000 range, the company offers competitive benefits.

Requirements

•Minimum five years’ experience in industrial maintenance preferably in a high volume plastics manufacturing environment.

•Experience must include mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, & electrical troubleshooting and repair, welding skills and be ability to troubleshoot, locate, identify and diagnose malfunctions in the manufacturing equipment.

•Prior PLC programming and troubleshooting/ Robot Programming preferred

•Must have extensive knowledge of plastic conveying and blender systems, compressed air systems, and water chiller/tower systems.



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