Maintenance Mechanic (s) - flexible shift

Company: Tekni-Plex, Inc ( Learn More )

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US-NY-West Nyack
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Job Description

Who is Tekni-Plex?

We are a 50 year global leader in advanced plastic and rubber polymer technology, Tekni-Plex engineers solutions to meet customer needs in critical applications that touch every aspect of life, from medical devices used in operating rooms and hospitals, to food packaging in your kitchen.

Why Work for us?

With Company Values like Innovation, Integrity and Trust and Employee Fulfillment, Tekni-Plex offers every employee around the world the opportunity to stretch, grow and succeed every day. Our employees are challenged to bring new ideas to the table, jump in and get involved and make an impact. Tekni-Plex has a proud history and a compelling future. Behind every great Tekni-Plex product is a team of dedicated employees who are truly making a difference for our customers and who are Tekni-Proud!

What is the position where you can add value?

We are actively recruiting for Maintenance Mechanic(s) - flexible shift (Days, nights and weekends) for our Blauvelt, NY plant location within our Specialty Packaging Division of Tekni-Plex.
The Maintenance Mechanic(s) are responsible for maintaining production and quality by ensuring operation of mechanical systems, apparatus, mechanical and basic electrical components of machinery, equipment, and building.

What will you do?

Essential Job Responsibilities and Duties include but not limited to the following. Other duties may be assigned.

* Plan, layout, install and repair a wide variety of complex electrical equipment including automatic machine and process controls.
* Ability to read meters, schematic diagrams, blueprints, other measuring instruments, and basic computer skills.
* Repairs mechanical equipment while diagnosing malfunctioning apparatus, inspecting and testing equipment.
* Performs work in all maintenance categories as need.
* Maintain building mechanical and basic electrical preventive maintenance and repairs.
* Maintain, troubleshoot and repair equipment as needed.
* Follows and participates in plant safety/housekeeping guidelines designed to ensure a safe work environment.
* Promotes worker safety.
* Ensures Quality products and processes are maintained.
* Actively participates in the continuous improvement process (CIP).
* Must be able to work efficiently alone as well as with a team without supervision.

What skills do you bring to the role?

* 3 to 5 years of industrial experience (mechanical & electrical) or equivalent, preferable.
* Good communication skills is required.
* Previous related experience or technical school degree with emphasis on mechanical and basic electrical components.
* High School diploma or GED certification.
* Knowledge and experience with polymer extrusion a plus.
* Computer literacy preferred but not required (Excel, Word, Outlook, CMMS)
* Ability to work flexible shifts (Days, nights and weekends) and overtime as needed is a must and be able to work on 1st shift for the first 2 to 4 weeks. (Training)
* Bilingual English-Spanish is a plus.

Tekni-Plex Rewards:

At Tekni-Plex, we value all of our people across the globe. We strive to provide a work environment that leads to your professional fulfillment. Since fulfillment means something different to everyone, the rewards that Tekni-Plex provides globally are appropriately diverse and suited to help you perform your best inside and outside the company. Our rewards programs include:
We offer a full complement of valuable Health, Wellness, and Welfare benefits which include:

* Medical, Dental, and Vision
* Life and Disability
* 401(k) and Match
* Wellness Program including EAP
* Pay for Performance philosophy

Tekni-Plex is committed to providing equal opportunity for employees and applicants in all aspects of the employment relationship, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click on the following document names to download the files for review: EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement .

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