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Maintenance Tech II - Skilled - 3rd Shift

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Job description

Plastech Corporation is now hiring full-time Maintenance Technician for 3rd shift. In this position you perform routine and non-routine maintenance and repair of machines, auxiliary equipment, buildings and facilities. In this role, you will perform machine installations, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair on production and auxiliary equipment. This includes interfacing with OEM technical personnel regarding installation, troubleshooting, repair, and training to reduce equipment downtime and ensure equipment is running properly.  This position maintains building services which includes; cooling towers, chillers, air compressors, fire sprinkler systems (isolate and reset sprinkler valves), forklifts, and other auxiliary equipment to insure all support equipment functions properly. 

The schedule for this position is on a 6&3 rotating schedule, working 6 days and then 3 days off!  

Shifts Available: 

  • 3rd Shift - 11:00pm to 7:30am ($32.00-$34.00/hour DOQ)

***External candidates receive a $500 BONUS after 90 days of employment (must meet performance and attendance requirements). 


  • Three to five years of related experience and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Strong working knowledge of PLC’s and programming at a troubleshooting and installation level.
  • Ability to read and understand electrical, pneumatic, control, and hydraulic schematics and prints.
  • Ability to set up and troubleshoot frequency drives.
  • Complete understanding of the functions of injection molding machines (hydraulic and electric experience preferred).
  • Strong understanding of the functions of robotic parts extractor.
  • Strong understanding of the functions of a dry sprinkler system.
  • Strong understanding of both AC power (including three phase) and DC power.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Strong inter-personal communication skills.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and also the ability to work on a team.

If you have any additional questions, please call or text 651-407-5700.

Pre-employment drug screening and/or testing is required.

Our Rush City, MN facility is located within 30 miles of Hinckley, Mora, Braham, Stanchfield, Cambridge, Isanti, North Branch, Wyoming, Lindstrom, and Chisago, MN and Grantsburg, WI!

Job location
920 South Frandsen Avenue
P.O. Box 7
Rush City, MN 55069
Benefit packages*
  • High-deductible health plan with 100% preventive services (in network)
  • 100% coverage for preventive prescription medications
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life, accident, and disability insurance options
  • Dental and vision plan options
  • 401(k) and profit sharing
  • Employee assistance program
  • Additional benefits may apply to specific companies

*Available to qualified full-time employees

About Plastech Corporation

Acquired by Dennis Frandsen in 1963, Plastech is now a diversified custom manufacturer of high-quality, injection-molded components and fully assembled products. The company is still actively managed by Frandsen and his grandsons, Luca Bonvicini, Nick Frandsen, and Alex Knox. Financial stability, bolstered by 60 years of continuity, has enabled Plastech to steadily expand its injection-molding capabilities and plastics-processing technologies. Operating a wide array of press sizes (up to 1,500 tons), Plastech is an ISO 9001:2008 certified and complete supplier of injection molded, assembled, and packaged products for drop shipment to customers throughout North America by focusing on a single objective—Perfect Parts, On Time, Every Time.

Plastech Corporation is an affirmative action and equal employment opportunity employer.