2nd Shift Maintenance Technician

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019572
Date Posted:Sep 16
Category:7 - Skilled Trades
Metro Area:


A growing and profitable Automotive Supplier in the Westland, Michigan area is seeking an experienced 2nd Shift Maintenance Technician to provide maintenance support to achieve optimal levels of productivity, quality and safety to assure internal and external customer satisfaction.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Maintain Injection Molding equipment in optimal operating condition.
• Inspect on a routine basis electrical equipment, wiring, fixtures and other components to ensure they remain functional and are up to code, as well as to identify any hazards or issues.
• Determine the reasons for any malfunctions of systems or components and create a maintenance or repair plan to solve the problem.
• Repair electrical systems, wiring, circuit breakers, equipment and other components so that they remains at full functioning capacity.
• Test systems with devices such as voltmeters, oscilloscopes and ohmmeters to ensure the system remains safe and that components are compatible.
• Review blueprints to understand the placement of wiring or to comprehend the working of the equipment to provide the right service and repairs.
• Provide suggestions on the lifespan of equipment and other electrical components, advising when certain components should be replaced due to potential risks.
• Keep records of all maintenance and repair work conducted, including a record of any supplies ordered and used.
• Ensure all routine maintenance work is handled on a regular schedule to reduce the risk of larger and more complex issues and to reduce costs.
• Perform and track preventative maintenance activities.
• Assist assigned cell/area in trouble shooting and repairing of equipment.
• Assist cell/area Supervisor in training associates in the proper use of equipment.
• Assure proper inventory levels of required replacement parts for cell/area equipment.
• Change oil on equipment as recommended by manufacturer.
• Follow all prescribed internal and manufacturer maintenance procedures.
• Assist the Process/Industrial Engineer in implementing process improvement changes.
• Maintain high standards of housekeeping in work area.
• Participate in team problem solving activities (ie, 8D s, communication meetings, etc).
• Responsible for following all internal and OSHA required safety procedures.


• 3-5 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment. Proficient in troubleshooting and repairing electrical, hydraulic, mechanical, programmable controller problems. Experience in operating various machining equipment. Injection Molding Equipment Experience is Required.


If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

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