Minco Products Inc.

Maintenance Technician, Sr.

US-MN-Fridley | US-MN-Minneapolis
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Minco is a global provider of thermal, temperature sensing and control, and flex circuit solutions for medical, aerospace, defense, oil and gas, power generation and other high-reliability applications. Our experienced team couples advanced product technologies, expert design and engineering services, and a deep understanding of our customers’ applications to provide comprehensive solutions that meet exacting requirements for quality, reliability and performance.


Minco has an outstanding opportunity for a Maintenance Technician with an electrical/mechanical background to join our Maintenance department.  In this role, you will perform complex technical work, working across skilled trade areas, focusing on system improvement and providing work direction to co-workers.  You will work closely with our manufacturing leaders and staff, and what you do will have an important impact on the company. Every day, you will be responsible for delighting your internal customers, practicing continuous improvement and operating within our company’s “icare” values while growing and developing in your role.


  • Perform a variety of maintenance on parts, pumps, presses, motors, systems, and related production equipment; exhibit a working knowledge of multiple skilled trade areas, such as electronics, electrical, HVAC, telecommunications, hydraulics, compressed air systems, plumbing, pipefitting, and related areas
  • Install, program, maintain, troubleshoot and repair machines and equipment in our facilities, focusing on Temperature controllers/PLCs and computer based logic
  • Serve as an expert in troubleshooting and diagnosing problems and performing maintenance in a significant number of equipment families    
  • Work with internal customers to provide system and process improvement, recommends changes to current machinery or processes, and update operations
  • Complete work orders and paperwork regarding daily maintenance and repair duties; may review the work or documentation of other maintenance staff on projects
  • Assist with inspecting the plant and related facilities for mechanical and equipment problems, review and examine areas, and determine appropriate action(s); assist with the selection and direction provided to contractors
  • Read and interpret blueprints, equipment manuals; develop methods and requirements to repair and maintain equipment; adapt methods where appropriate; provide assistance to other staff to understand requirements
  • Ensure compliance with OSHA and Minco operating policies and procedures to maintain a safe environment and efficient operations
  • Utilize tools, materials, and equipment according to safety and operational principles and practices; may handle and label hazardous waste or materials based on area of assignment
  • Communicate with production, quality control, warehousing, and other departments to maintain a safe and effective environment and to ensure quality products
  • Serve as a lead to staff to include assigning and monitoring work, training and providing direction.
  • Perform other duties as assigned



Basic Qualifications:


  • Five plus years of technical and advanced controls experience and/or related experience in a manufacturing environment
  • High school graduate or equivalent education



Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) highly preferred
  • Completion of an Apprenticeship or Associates degree is preferred
  • Working knowledge of temperature controllers/ PLCs and computer based logic
  • An understanding of multiple skilled trade areas such as electronics, electrical, HVAC, telecommunications, hydraulics, compressed air systems, plumbing, pipefitting, and related areas.
  • Able to read and interpret blueprints, manuals, specifications, and documentation
  • Experience troubleshooting and diagnosing equipment failure and problems
  • Able to use power tools, equipment, and machinery in areas of specialization
  • Able to prioritize, assign work and train others, as needed
  • Able to communicate with other departments to solve process and operational problems
  • Able to handle and label hazardous materials based on area of assignment
  • Strong track record of ensuring compliance with applicable safety and operational guidelines, policies, and procedures
  • Basic computer skills


Professional Skills Required:

  • Able to follow through with commitments and assignments as well as meet deadlines
  • Able to work with a team and independently
  • Strong track record of continuous improvement

This is a full time 1st shift position located in our headquarters in Fridley, Minnesota.


At Minco, we pride ourselves on our commitment to our employees. That is why we consciously seek to provide you with benefits and services that help balance work life and personal life as well as assist with your personal and professional growth. We offer a competitive wage and benefits package including 401k with match, tuition reimbursement, health and dental insurance, and employee bonus programs. We are located one block from the bus line and offer free onsite parking.


To Apply: Please complete the application online thru Employee Self-Service OR at www.minco.com/careers. If you need assistance applying, please contact Human Resources.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran, marital, or disability status.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


Minco Products, Inc. is an E-Verify employer.


This position requires use of information or access to hardware and software which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the definition of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.



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