Chicago Manufacturing Recruiter Seeks Maintenance Mechanics with Blow Molding

Kappa Search is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, maintenance and operations recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for Sr. Maintenance Mechanics with blow molding/plastics machine expertise. The Sr. Maintenance Mechanics will be responsible for repairs and troubleshooting  of all machinery including blow  mold , conveyor systems,  fillers, stretch wrappers, and palletizers.


  • The Sr. Maintenance Mechanic will troubleshoot hydraulic and pneumatic circuits with the aid of schematics.
  • Repair electric circuits with complete understanding of electrical schematic diagrams.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on all production equipment.
  • Process and maintain production machinery. Including Blow Molding Machinery, Table Top Conveyors,  Palletizers and Fillers.
  • Learn new equipment operation.
  • Will observe all safety rules for lock-out/tag-out procedure.
  • Will follow electrical code safe practices.

Job Requirements:

  • Requires high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Any post-secondary education is preferred
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English.
  • Previous work experience with electrical, mechanical, hydraulics and pneumatics.
  • Experience with blow mold machines, fillers and palletizers
Key Words: Maintenance Mechanics, Process Technicians, Mold Operators, Blow Molding, Plastics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Fillers, Palletizers