Machine Builder/Fabricator in Middlefield at Mercury Plastics

Date Posted: 5/20/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Mercury Plastics, LLC. is an innovative leader in the areas of extrusion, fabrication, and injection overmolding. We have been supplying thermoplastic solutions to the appliance, automotive, medical, plumbing, and building products markets for over fifty years.

We have a full time requirement for an experienced Machine Builder/Fabricator. The successful candidate will play a key role in manufacturing, assembling, and troubleshooting custom equipment as a part of our Engineering department.

Job Description:
  • Using a variety of hand tools, power tools, and machine tools to construct, rebuild, and repair machines, equipment, and fixtures based on assembly directions from schematics, wire diagrams, verbal direction, and knowledge of machine components.
  • Machine building functions to include:
    • Frame fabrication, (cutting, welding, painting)
    • Hardware and fixture mounting (drilling, tapping, fastening)
    • Electrical and pneumatic system installation
  • Test, runoff and sampling of equipment prior to transition to production floor
Knowledge / Preferred skills include:
  • Knowledge of tools and equipment used in machine building
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, and wiring diagrams
  • Ability to lift and move objects up to 50lbs
  • Ability to communicate effectively with engineering and production management
  • Ability to troubleshoot, diagnose, and foresee issues with equipment and machinery
  • Experience installing and troubleshooting electrical and pneumatic systems
  • Basic computer skills
  • Technical/vocational school certificate or equivalent experience in mechanical/pneumatic assembly or repair; electrical and/or electronic training a plus.
We offer a pay-for-performance compensation system, which includes a competitive base rate, semi-annual profit sharing bonuses, a comprehensive insurance plan, a 401(k) plan, and a great work environment. We are seeking a self-motivated individual who thrives in this type of work environment.