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Macedonia Ohio Full Time Posted: Thursday, 14 February 2019

About Us:

Cobra Plastics is a plastic injection molding company that has been manufacturing quality plastic products since 1973. We manufacture over-caps for many aerosol product categories including personal, household, food, paint, automotive and industrial. Cobra Plastics values its employees and provides training programs and opportunities for advancement. Cobra Plastics also offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(k), short and long term disability coverage, paid vacation, bonus opportunities, discount programs and much more!

Maintenance Technician Summary

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for ensuring equipment availability by completing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting problems as well as working as part of a team to recommend and carry out solutions that minimize plant downtime. This person will impact Cobra Plastics by utilizing their extensive electrical and mechanical skills. They will contribute to a collaborative safety culture that drives results, and be able to work well with all members of the organization.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure proper operation of injection molding machinery and secondary processing equipment by completing repairs and preventive maintenance on items such as electrical and hydraulic motors, pneumatic systems, conveyor systems, and material handling systems; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications.
  • Collaborate with production staff and maintenance technicians to troubleshoot issues.
  • Control downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques.
  • Able to understand, diagnose and repair hydraulic systems.
  • Able to work safely and effectively with electrical panels and control systems, including high voltage/low voltage systems.
  • Perform PLC troubleshooting and problem solve with practical, mechanical & electrical aptitude.
  • Read and interpret both electrical and mechanical drawings.
  • Provide support for both production and facilities equipment.
  • Perform preventive maintenance as required by the equipment manufacturer or as established by CPI.
  • Follow company safety protocols and observe good manufacturing practices (GMPs).
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Minimum 5 years' experience as a maintenance technician in an industrial environment. 10-15 years' experience preferred.
  • Preference given to candidates who have education and strong practical experience in the areas of electrical, mechanical, control systems and hydraulics.
  • Ability to read and comprehend electrical schematics.
  • Must have demonstrated strong troubleshooting skills - both Mechanical and Electrical.
  • Demonstrated experience with machine repair; experience with CNC machining equipment ideal.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Experience with plant chilled water systems a plus.
  • Must be motivated to work without constant supervision in a group setting with ability to provide assistance to peers.


Competitive Pay, commensurate with experience

Macedonia Ohio, United States of America
Cobra Plastics
HR & Recruiting Manager
2/14/2019 10:27:54 AM

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