Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Position Description –
Come Join our Team at Western Industries!
Recognized as a leader in the Blow Mold Industry. Western Industries Plastic products has been in operation for over 32 years in Cowley County, KS.
We offer excellent benefits and competitive compensation based on work experience. We are waiting to hear from you!
Maintenance Mechanics are responsible for the maintaining the operation of plastic blow molding machines and other equipment. To maintain operation of equipment the technician will maintain and service mechanical equipment, machinery, and components. Perform skilled repair services of mechanical, electrical, and building systems and equipment. Conduct periodic inspections to evaluate requests for repair. Identifies parts needed for replacement and places orders as necessary. The technician will complete all work in accordance with Western Industries established safety procedures. Minimum of 2 years of Industrial mechanical/technical experience required, Knowledge of Plastic Blow Molding equipment preferred, Stage III Mechanic experience, production/manufacturing experience preferred. Must be team orientated, have the ability to work independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function , possess strong communication skills and willingness to continue to learn.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
- Standing and walking continuously
- Must be able to lift 40 pounds continuously and up to 80 pounds occasionally
- Activities include, but not limited to climbing, stooping, kneeling, crawling above, under and around machinery and equipment
- Handling/touching machine parts, controls, controls panels , levers, switches continuously while working on machines
- Must be able to reach low and high, handle, grip/grasp, push and pull
- Working on platforms, off of ground level
- Work in confined spaces
- Hot and Cold temperatures
Great Benefits Package
Short/Long Term Disability
Paid Holidays and Vacation
Apply online or in person at 22829 Smyer Rd, Winfield, KS 67156 Mon-Fri 8am-5pm.
**Western Industries is a Drug and Smoke Free Work Place