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Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician Job Description

The Maintenance Technician at Molding Dynamics is responsible for the proper upkeep and maintenance of all machines in the shop. They will work with the team to identify any machines needing servicing and complete repairs in a safe and timely manner to restore them to working order as efficiently as possible.

Molding Dynamics is located just outside of Cleveland in Bedford, OH. As a plastic injection molding supplier, we provide innovative ideas and solutions, build trust and loyalty with our customers and our employees, and offer unparalleled customer service, engineering, and design services. We provide the training you need to do your job well. In addition, you'll work in a clean, safe environment. We offer:

  • Fair pay

  • Benefit programs that evolve with you

  • 401K program with company matching

  • Paid vacation and holidays

  • Promotional opportunities

Maintenance Technician Responsibilities

  • Safely troubleshoot, upgrade, install, and repair all mechanical, electrical, electronic, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems on injection molding machines, auxiliary, and ancillary machines as needed

  • Perform maintenance and repairs of plumbing, mechanical and or electrical equipment

  • Inspect and test machinery, equipment, and molds to detect causes of malfunctions

  • Dismantle machinery and equipment to gain access and perform diagnoses and repairs

  • Remove and replace worn or defective parts

  • Repair hoses, wiring, valves, etc., reassemble and verify proper function

  • Read, draw, and or update blueprints, schematics, and technical manuals as needed

  • Perform all preventative maintenance of molding and auxiliary equipment

  • May need to fabricate parts when necessary to maintain or improve the function of equipment

  • Evaluate and suggest ways to eliminate recurring problems

  • Clean and change tools as needed

Molding Technician Job Qualifications

    • Two to five years related experience, preferably in plastic injection molding

    • Excellent mechanical skills

    • High attention to detail and organized approach to work

    • Working knowledge of mechanical, electrical, electronic, and hydraulic systems on injection molding machines

    • Be a self-motivated individual with a positive attitude

    • Gets along with others and has the ability to communicate instructions in a clear and pleasant manner

    • Be able to successfully complete tasks with minimal supervision


      • Competitive pay commensurate with experience

      • Health care

      • 401K with company matching


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