Maintenance Engineer III


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

USD55000.00-63000.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Raleigh Engineering - (USA) 701 Corporate Center Drive Suite 375 NC Raleigh , NC 27607 Phone : 919-755-5804



Job Description


Optimizes functionality of machines and equipment while performing corrective and preventative maintenance. Implements improvements through projects to increase machine reliability and output with updated, new or automated equipment. Installs machines, machine support systems and automation from direction of the Senior Maintenance Tech Supervisor.


* Locates malfunctions through close observation of machinery, utilizing test instruments and knowledge of machine operation. Inspects and measures parts to detect wear, misalignment or other problems.

* Manually cleans/dismantles/replaces/repairs defective machines or electrical/electronic, mechanical, hydraulic or pneumatic components of machinery and equipment.

* Performs preventative maintenance per defined interval/schedule in an efficient manner.

* Lays out, assembles, installs and maintains pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, material handling/transfer equipment.

* Installs, programs or repairs automated machinery and equipment such as robots or programmable controllers.

* Performs machine shop work operating various machines such as drill press, grinder, mills, lathes and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.

* Performs welding fabrication using MIG/TIG/stick welders, oxy/acetylene, plasma torch and other cutting equipment.

* Visually and/or manually inspects and listens to machines and equipment to locate causes of malfunctions.

* Initiates and leads machine modifications and improvements.

* Reads, modifies or creates blueprints, ladder logic, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics to troubleshoot machines.

* Use equipment such as forklifts, boom lifts, scissor lifts, hoists, chains, straps or slings to pick up, move or locate equipment or machinery.

* Initiates purchase requisitions for parts, services and/or machines.

* Follow all department quality standards/criteria. Raise concerns and issues to immediate manager.

* Able to understand and demonstrate the company culture, display company core values (Safety, Quality, Respect, and Service).


* 2 or 4 year certificate from a college or technical school; or 10 to 15 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

* 8 to 10 years of preventative or corrective maintenance experience in one or more of the following plastics manufacturing processes: Injection Molding, inline Sheet Extrusion, inline Thermo-forming, or Expanded Polypropylene (EPP) / Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) shape molding.

* Ability to read and interpret mechanical, electrical and hydraulic prints or schematics, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

* Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

* Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry, and trigonometry.

* Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

* Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

* Ability to learn to operate one or more of companies motor vehicle equipment: electric or propane-fueled forklift, scissor lift, boom lift.