Kappa Search | Employment Agency| Injection Molding Maintenance Tech

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago employment agency that specializes in manufacturing, engineering and maintenance recruitment and placement. On of our clients is currently recruiting for several maintenance mechanics  as follows:

Job Description: We are seeking Injection Molding Maintenance Technicians for 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts for a client in the Chicago area. Seeking process and maintenance technicians with hands-on experience in electrical, mechanical, hydraulics, automation and robotics.  Company offers competitive salary, excellent benefits and relocation assistance.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Repair and keep all plant equipment up and running for production
  • Ability to read electrical schematics, hydraulics and logic system schematics
  • Will be responsible for repair & PMs on all injection molding presses
  • Utilize mechanical and electrical skills to ensure complete problem resolution
  • Ensure equipment is compliant with manufacturing tolerances
  • Maintain all maintenance documentation

Requirements include but are not limited to:

  • 5 years experience in Injection Molding as a Maintenance Mechanic
  • Experience with large tonnage Husky and Cincinnati Milacron machines
  • Experience in electrical and hydraulic troubleshooting
  • Experience with PLC and Robots preferred (Ranger and Whitman)
  • Solid oral and written communication skills


  • High School Diploma or equivalent