Maintenance Mechanic

South Plainfield, NJ

Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Industrial & Manufacturing

Job ID: 151802

Date Posted: 05/21/2020

Maintenance Mechanic
Hours:  2nd shift & 3rd Shift
Duration:  Direct Hire
Location:  South Plainfield, NJ


  • Degree from technical school; or 5-7 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • SMALL packaging line equipment experience 
  • Experience liquid line filling systems, blister packaging, and labeling equipment
  • Some computer skills
  • Experience with safety training and following SOPS
  • Comfortable teaching basics in how to operator the equipment.  
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus but not required


  • Repair and install systems and components of packaging machinery and equipment by performing the following duties. 
  • Daily set up and breakdown of packaging, bottling and filling equipment for production. Job Duties include and are not limited to the following: o Set up/flush/adjust filler and fill levels o Set up/adjust crimper station o Set up/adjust press station o Setup label machines o Setup inkjet code o Set up Cello Machines changing rolls o Set up CVC wrap label and roll change 
  • Maintain continual production of the machines to maximize daily output, working alongside production team to address and trouble shoot any and all issues. 
  • Ensure safety, quality and production demands are met. 
  • Perform routine trouble shooting of equipment. 
  • Performing make-ready for upcoming production orders. 
  • Document daily performance and issues. 
  • Perform routine maintenance of associated equipment. 
  • Verify materials to be used in production match requirements in the Bill of Materials. 
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment at all times.