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Maintenance Technician in Middlefield, OH at Mercury Plastics

Date Posted: 5/2/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

Maintenance Technician

Shift: 3pm-11pm, Monday thru Friday

Location: Middlefield, Ohio: 35 miles from Akron and Cleveland, 15 miles from Warren, and 25 miles from Ravenna

Mercury Plastics, a Masco owned business unit, is a leader in innovative thermoplastic solutions serving various industries including: appliances, construction, liquid dispensing, marine, medical, off-shore and plumbing. With more than 50 years in operations, we have an established family-oriented culture and a team atmosphere.


Responsible for the safe installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, repairing, relocation and removal of all equipment and facilities mechanical systems based on the highest safety, quality standards and best practices in the industry.


  • Perform preventative maintenance on facility and production machinery.
  • Troubleshoot, repair and lubricate machines and equipment.
  • Perform layout, welding and fabrication work.
  • Install, dismantle, clean, reassemble, and move production machinery.
  • Perform fluid mechanic repairs (hydraulic and pneumatic).
  • Read blueprints and schematics to determine repair procedures.
  • Knowledge of industrial electrical principals and controls.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and troubleshoot solid state devices.
  • Demonstrated ability to reprogram ladder logic and make effective use of software troubleshooting and diagnostics.
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and repair all major problems with in-house equipment.
  • Maintain all building mechanicals, utilities and HVAC systems.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.


  • High School/GED required.
  • In-depth knowledge of mechanical drive components including bearings, bushings, seals, gears, and belt/chain drives.
  • Candidates have 5-10 years of maintenance in a production setting.
  • Strong working knowledge of machinery, mechanics, plumbing, welding, and fluid mechanics (pneumatic and hydraulic) and electrical control systems
  • Valid Driver’s License required.
  • Welding certification a plus.
  • Proficient with Microsoft office/Windows computer based software.
  • Self-starter, dependable, flexible and able to work with minimum supervision and guidance.
  • Technical degree in maintenance, electrical or related field strongly preferred.
  • Experience in an injection molding operation or plastic extrusion operation preferred.


  • Must be able to stand and walk for 2-3 hours at a time.
  • Must be able to lift and carry to up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to twist, pull, push, kneel, and bend.
  • Must be able to climb ladders and work from heights with proper fall protection.

Some of our Outstanding Benefits Include:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision plans
  • Short Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Group Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vacation Pay
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • 401K
  • Employee Purchase Programs


Shift 2 (United States of America)

Full or Part Time

Full time

Mercury Plastics (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

Mercury Plastics is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

E-Verify Participation Poster: English & Spanish
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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.