Lima / Ohio / United States of America / Maintenance / Full time

Industrial Maintenance Technician-Day Shift

What you will enjoy doing

**Position is 8Hr Days, M-F**


Main Responsibilities:

Perform installation and maintenance of proprietary ALPLA equipment (e.g. Extrusion Blow

Molding machines, Stretch Blow Molding machines, Injection Molding machines,

packaging systems, automated palletizers) and general facility maintenance.

• Equipment installation and preventative maintenance:
         -Install and set up proprietary ALPLA equipment
         -Conduct regular preventive maintenance tasks on machinery to ensure optimal functionality

          and prolong equipment lifespan.
         -Perform minor modifications and adjustments to machinery as needed to enhance

          performance and accommodate specific production requirements.

• Performs predictive maintenance:
          -Utilize predictive maintenance methodologies, such as condition monitoring and diagnostic

           tools, to identify potential issues before they lead to downtime or production disruptions.
          -Employ specialized technical knowledge to perform predictive maintenance tasks, including

           assessing equipment health, analyzing data trends, and planning maintenance actions


• Troubleshooting and repairs:
          -Diagnose technical problems and malfunctions in molding machines using a

           systematic approach to identify root causes accurately.
          -Collaborate with technical experts and utilize advanced troubleshooting techniques to

           address complex issues effectively and efficiently.
          -Execute repairs on molding machines, both independently and with technical

           guidance, restoring equipment functionality promptly to minimize production


• Facility Maintenance Support
          -Contribute to general facility maintenance tasks beyond equipment-specific

          -Assist in maintaining a safe and organized working environment by addressing

           facility-related issues and supporting maintenance efforts in shared spaces.
          -Collaborate with the facilities team to ensure a well-maintained and

           conducive production environment for seamless operations

What makes you great

  • Performing a basic-skilled level of maintenance activities sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job listed above 
  • Min High School Diploma or equivalent 
  • 2-year technical degree or equivalent experience at ALPLA or similar industry


• Knowledge of Industrial Maintenance Safety 
• Ability to read basic blueprints and schematics
• Familiarity with power transmission systems and industrial controls
• Basic understanding of hydraulics and pneumatics
• Experience with programmable controllers
• Knowledge of occupational math skills for measurements and calculations
• Problem-solving and team collaboration capabilities



What you can expect working with us

  • Health and Wellness Care Program- Benefits 
  • Child Care Benefits
  • Dependent Care Cost Savings Program
  • Recognition programs; Promotional opportunities
  • 401K Retirement Plan and excellent Matching Plan
  • Medical, dental, vision plan
  • Education assistance program/tuition reimbursement
  • Short term, long term and life insurance paid by ALPLA
  • Paid vacation; paid holidays

ALPLA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: ALPLA is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at ALPLA are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. ALPLA will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.



ms Baylee Graham, Human Resources

3320 Fort Shawnee Industrial Drive

45806 Lima