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Injection Molding Equipment Maintenance Technician

Libertyville, IL 60048
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Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.For more information please visit our careers page at www.flex.com.

  • Industry:Electrical / ElectronicManufacturing

  • Type:Public Company


  • Headquarters:2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123

  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees

  • Website:www.flex.com


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Job Description

The 1st Shift Injection Molding Equipment Maintenance Technician will be based in Libertyville, IL. In this position, you will be responsible for machine installations, maintaining and repairing injection molding machinery and auxiliary equipment such as robotics, material handling, central drying system, conveyor systems and other associated production equipment within a 70,000 square foot facility with 30+ molding machines.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration
  • Passionate customer focus
  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what youll do:

  • Through troubleshooting, identify machine malfunctions and isolate the failure mechanism
  • Repair the failure mechanism in the most cost-effective manner
  • Perform preventive maintenance at specified intervals and schedules
  • Perform calibrations and re-qualifications on equipment at specified intervals and schedules
  • Read blueprints, ladder logic, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics to troubleshoot machines
  • Work on mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic or computerized systems
  • Assist process technicians and engineers with the installation and removal of process equipment
  • Analyze and implement corrective action reports and process tracking mechanisms
  • Record times and problems in equipment logs
  • Provide daily equipment functioning activity information
  • Set up standard and special purpose laboratory equipment to test, evaluate and calibrate other instruments and test equipment
  • Disassemble instruments and equipment and inspect components for defects
  • Align repairs, replaces and balances component parts and circuitry

Here is some of what youll need (required):

  • Minimum1-2 years of equipment maintenance experience
  • Experience with material handling, automation and/or robotics equipment
  • Troubleshooting experience

Here are a few of our preferred experiences:

  • Computer skills
  • Strong experience in the plastics industry maintaining and repairing injection molding machines
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Excel & Power Point)

Here are a few examples of what youll get for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Matching 401K
  • PTO
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee discounts at local retailers



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Flex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request to express interest in a position by e-mailing: accessibility@flex.com. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.

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Email Address: chiefprivacyofficer@flex.com

Posted: 2021-01-05 Expires: 2021-02-03
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