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Mechanical Maintenance Officer

Overall Job Purpose

To optimize equipment & utilities through maintenance techniques. To increase the availability & reliability of equipment.

Key Deliverables for this Position

  • Preventive & Breakdown maintenance of injection/blow moulding machines & utilities.
  • Inventory / Spare Part management
  • Erection & commissioning of equipments
  • Continual Improvements / TPM implementation
  • Energy Conservation projects/ Cost saving projects
  • Innovative practices
  • Policy/Procedure Implementation


  • Should have hands on experience in injection moulding / blow moulding machine maintenance & utility equipment with good knowledge of Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Mechanical systems & working knowledge of Electrical & Electronic Systems.
  • Should be able to troubleshoot hydraulic & mechanical problems of moulding machines.
  • Should be well conservent with toggle system maintenance, replacement of toggle pins, toggle arms, toggle bushes.
  • Should be able to carry out ram cylinder maintenance, hydraulic seal replacement activity, Injection cylinder & hydro motor maintenance.
  • Prepare & maintain minimum stock level of critical spares. Maintain inventory level as per standard while Developing and maintain a preventative maintenance program for machines to ensure optimal machine performance and availability for production and should be able to handle installation, erection & commissioning of new/upgrading projects.
  • Assist with the enforcement of Quality System policies and procedures, while supporting continuous improvement efforts.
  • Focuses team and sets priorities to ensure performance targets (KPI’s) are met. Leads team in achieving performance targets.
  • Strives to identify and eliminate waste. Utilizes visual management tools and techniques to promote best practice and minimize downtime and also able to identify & implement cost saving projects.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business of Engineering -Mechanical option or A Diploma
  • Minimum 12 years in the field of injection moulding machine & Utility maintenance.


  • Should be well versed with TPM implementation, Kaizen.
  • Should have worked with ERP system / SAP system
  • Should be able to prepare MIS report for Maintenance
  • Should be competitive in MS-Office & Internet application
  • Should have strong interpersonal, communication & good analytical skills
  • Equipment: Blow & Injection moulding equipments and Utilities namely Netstal, Ferromatik Milacron, Engel, Husky, Kautex, Atlas Copco, Piovan Chillers, HT Transformers, UPS


  • Ability to cope with pressure
  • Personal ownership and accountability
  • Energized, positive, passionate and confident.
  • Flexible – Must be willing to work a flexible schedule based on business needs which include evenings, weekends and holidays.

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