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Maintenance Technician

SACO AEI Polymers
Aurora, OH
  • Posted: 26 days ago
  • $26 to $34 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life insurance, medical,
Job Description

Day shift

Perform all assigned work to support manufacturing process, troubleshooting and making repairs to electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems. Make appropriate repairs to plant and property.

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time:

  • Perform all assigned work to support manufacturing process
  • Troubleshoot and make repairs to electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems
  • Test and observe performance of machinery after repairs
  • Perform preventive maintenance on equipment/machinery as assigned
  • Read and understand prints and operating systems instructions
  • Complete documentation on shift maintenance, recording parts/ materials used
  • Order or requisition new parts or materials as necessary
  • Troubleshoot or service as appropriate HVAC and chiller systems as well as other facility related equipment
  • Provide support to all trades when installing new equipment and/or processes
  • Work scheduled and unscheduled overtime when needed
  • Answer calls on off hours to support production
  • Attend daily communication meetings
  • Perform 5S activities
  • Rebuild equipment as appropriate
  • Cut and weld metal to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, or assemble new equipment

Required Education, Experience & Training

Associates degree in Electrical Mechanical Technology and/or related field or state approved apprenticeship program and/or a minimum of ten years’ experience in an industrial maintenance environment. Must provide own hand tools and mobile tool storage chest

  • Technology of plastics compounding
  • Blueprint reading skills
  • Ability to read electrical schematics
  • Electrical troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to read hydraulic diagrams
  • Hydraulic troubleshooting skills
  • Temperature control troubleshooting skills
  • Arc, Mig and Tig welding skills
  • Working knowledge of Safety and Environmental laws (OSHA and state codes and regulations)
  • Knowledge of hazardous materials
  • Good computer skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Goof conflict management
  • Good team skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic understanding of polymers, FRs, AOs, etc. desired
  • Vented FCM, K-Tron loss in weight feeders, underwater pelletizing and Single Screw experience desired
  • 5S experience desired
  • Basic understanding of PLCs desired
Company Description
SACO AEI Polymers is part of a global conglomerate of companies owned by AESSE Investments, Ltd. AESSE Investments is a private holding company that provides integrated upper management and financial supervision to its group of companies. The polymer side of the group has locations in Europe, North America, South East Asia, China and India.

Together these companies synergistically service the polymer industry by developing, manufacturing and delivering a full range of Thermoplastic & Thermoset Compounds, Additives and Masterbatches for the Wire & Cable, Pipe & Fittings, Building & Construction, Electrical & Electronics, Film & Sheet, and Specialty Markets.

Through a consultative approach, our customers can leverage our equipment, processing expertise and formulating expertise to bring their formulations to the market. The company prides itself on the processes that keep customers proprietary information confidential, the quality of products we make and the level of attention that we give to each individual customer.

Our long history of custom formulating for unique applications has helped fuel our growth in commercially available products, which are built on PP, PE, PU, PA, PS, EPDM, EPR and TPE resins. Our expertise also extends into Non-Halogenated and Halogenated Flame Retardants, Synergists and Smoke Suppressants for the development of compounds that meet new and evolving industry standards.

At SACO AEI Polymers, our dedication and investment in research and development has resulted in the fastest go-to-market solutions for our customers. Our Global R&D Facilities are customer responsive, with outstanding formulation chemists, and extensive analytical laboratory capabilities. Our formulations are validated by real life application testing. SACO AEI Polymers, delivering exceptional technical performance. That is the essence of our brand.

Our quality driven global facilities are registered to both ISO9001: 2008 and OHSAS 18001.

SACO AEI Polymers


1395 Danner Drive

Aurora, OH


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