Position: Maintenance Technician
Date Posted: 04-05-2021
Location: Canton OH
Type: Full Time
Salary to: $21 HR

Canton Office
4671 Whipple Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: 330-479-0758

Canton Company looking for a 3rd shift Maintenance Technician with overall responsibility for maintaining proper machine and auxiliary equipment operation and supporting production as necessary.

Salary: $17-$21/hour based on experience.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve in a multi-faceted role of performing preventive maintenance, fixing, lubricating, cleaning, and diagnosing injection molding machines, robotics, and auxiliary equipment to keep it producing flawlessly
  • Ensure machine produces parts at high levels of quality and efficiency
  • Keep machine at optimal operation capacity by communicating any issues to team leader/supervisor, ensuring product quality, and recording interventions
  • Ensure product quality requirements are met through process adjustments on plastic injection molding machinery to assure function and cosmetic attributes expected by customers
  • Record appropriate intervention reports
  • Perform tooling, production changes and tooling maintenance
  • Understand, maintain or repair water system, plastic resin conveying system, hydraulic system, electric and electronic basics, grease and oil definitions and compressed air systems
  • Keep the working environment area clean and safe
  • Be available for overtime and weekend work if needed

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • No direct supervisory responsibilities
  • Must be able to work in a self-directed team environment


  • College degree or equivalent are an asset
  • Prior maintenance experience in machining, plastic processing or millwright is require

Communication Skills:

  • Ability to read, analyze and follow directions.
  • Must be able to speak, listen, openly communicate with team members and actively participate in team meetings
  • Must be able to read technical drawings and diagrams

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to apply formulas and mathematical concepts and use them as appropriate for mechanical and production quality job responsibilities

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to define and react to problems, color variations, and small imperfections
  • Ability to collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and make data-based decisions at fairly fast-paced production levels
  • Ability to adjust the machine or auxiliary equipment accordingly in order to meet customer specifications


  • Lift up to 30 lbs. on a frequent basis
  • Push or pull with up to 60 lbs. of force on an occasional basis
  • Stoop, kneel, climb, squat or crawl on a frequent basis in areas with limited space
  • Use hands to grip, pinch, handle, reach, or feel on a frequent basis
  • Stand on a continuous basis and walk on a frequent basis
  • Possess manual dexterity and be in good physical condition
  • The noise level in the work environment requires hearing protection as required by OSHA noise level standards
  • Steel-toed shoes or boots are required for this position due to potential safety hazards
  • Hairnet and uniform are provided

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