PM/COT Maintenance Mechanic

  • Kilgore, TX 75662, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Closure Systems International, Inc. (CSI) is a global leader in plastic and aluminum closure design, manufacturing and high speed capping equipment / application systems. Approximately 90+ billion closures are produced annually in CSI's 25+ manufacturing sites, strategically located in 20+ countries throughout the globe.

CSI integrates innovative closure technology, high-performance equipment and expert technical services and training support to help customers all over the world maximize their profits. These integrated closure and capping solutions deliver a total system of unsurpassed customer value and reliability.

Job Description

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: The Jr. Maintenance Mechanic/COT Tech position requires experience and skill in mechanical areas associated with plastics molding equipment and general facility grounds and equipment.


  • Perform equipment preventative maintenance and lube inspections on all machinery and support equipment; operates equipment to test functioning, overall performance and detection of machine conditions that would affect safety or quality.

  • Follow all procedures and SOP’s for the facility i.e., LTTV, SOP’S, PPE, fall protection, etc.

  • Be aware of hazardous materials in the area and the proper handling of hazardous materials. Awareness will be achieved through training, MSDS review, safety meetings, and toolbox meetings.

  • Must follow all rules and comply with mandatory Job-Obs, IFE’s, IFO’s, Monday Reports, Quality training, monthly awareness training and any required departmental training/projects on time without supervision.

  • Ensure correct components are available to complete PM’s per the PM Master schedule.

  • Cope with unforeseen situations, i.e., problems with process, machine speeds, reoccurring defects, detection/correction of unsafe conditions, and detection/correction of machinery problem issues.

  • Assist in assigned projects. This would include all aspects of a new project, i.e. placement, installation, fabrication and assembly of all associated equipment that may come with any project.  This could also include working over and beyond a normal work day when needed.

  • Operate hand tools and power tools, as needed for repairs and troubleshooting.  Read gauges and information on computer screens to diagnose equipment performance issues.

  • Be alert to and welcome new learning opportunities. Always try to increase education/training.

  • Must follow all parts inventory guidelines. This includes assisting to keep all parts storage areas in order.

  • Must follow all procedures and take full ownership for maintenance PM/DM software and schedule. This includes demanding WOR’s for jobs worked on, completing and closing out of these WOR’s (that do not include parts). Must turn in all other WOR’s that did require parts to tool crib attendant.

  • Must follow all daily checklist guidelines and have a working knowledge of lubrication requirements as they pertain to equipment specifications.



  • 2 years of changeover experience strongly preferred. 

  • High school diploma or GED certification preferred as well as a minimum of three to five years’ experience from on-the-job training programs and maintenance experience is required. 

  • Some degree of understanding in the injection molding process along with all of its support equipment i.e., AEC’s, loaders, ohmites, chillers, conveyors, etc, and the use of tools and devices used to repair and maintain equipment and facilities. 

  • Experience in preventive maintenance, some troubleshooting, and the repair of manufacturing machinery.

  • Must have knowledge of mechanical principles, plus the knowledge to visualize arrangement and relationships between static or moving parts, and assemblies represented in blueprints and diagrams.

Additional Information

-The incumbent helps provide a safe work place by assisting in developing, promoting and following practices which prevent injury and meet legal safety requirements.

-All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

-Travel may be required of this position, often upon short notice.

-Expected to coordinate efforts with employees working on shifts other than your own.

- Customer Interaction required. This position has both internal and external customers, so positive   communication is required at all times, both written and verbal.

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