Plant Maintenance Engineer – Minneapolis, MN

A rapidly growing Injection and Extrusion Molding Company is seeking a qualified individual to be the Plant Maintenance Engineer. The company needs an individual that can make a difference in a progressive, privatively owned company. The Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for the increasing the operational uptime of the facility and plastic molding equipment.


  • Monitor and maintain preventative maintenance program.
  • Repair, adjust, maintain and re-assemble plastic molding machines, mechanical and hydraulic equipment.
  • Install and maintain multi-axis Industrial Robots
  • Install and qualify plastic molding and auxiliary equipment.
  • Support and improve the Preventative Maintenance (PM) program
  • Continuing education to update and expand skill set
  • Document custom equipment and modifications
  • Specify and order replacement components to maintain spare parts inventory
  • Communicate with multiple departments in a professional, positive, team-oriented manner
  • Operate a personal computer, utilizing the Microsoft Office Suite.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Education in electrical and hydraulic training preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience maintaining injection and/or extrusion molding machines.
  • Hydraulic and Electrical proficiency.
  • AS in electronics preferred.
  • Good troubleshooting and mechanical skills with ability to read blueprints.
  • Strong background in hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical and robotics.
  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations.

In addition to an annual salary in the $75,000 to $80,000 range, the company offers competitive benefits and relocation assistance.

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