Sr. Maintenance Mechanic

  • Kilgore, TX
  • Full-time

Company Description

Closure Systems International, Inc. (CSI) is a global leader in plastic and aluminum closure design, manufacturing and high speed capping equipment / application systems. Approximately 90+ billion closures are produced annually in CSI's 25+ manufacturing sites, strategically located in 20+ countries throughout the globe.

CSI integrates innovative closure technology, high-performance equipment and expert technical services and training support to help customers all over the world maximize their profits. These integrated closure and capping solutions deliver a total system of unsurpassed customer value and reliability. 

Job Description

The Sr. Maintenance Mechanic position requires advance experience and skill in electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical areas associated with plastics injection molding equipment and general facility grounds and equipment. Under direction of the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance mechanic must provide support to production while following all safety procedures and policies.            


  • Awareness and compliance of all EHS and Quality systems. Provides leadership by example in all policies regarding safe practices and teamwork.

  • Must know all aspects of all the different style cameras and how to adjust them.

  • Must understand fully how to make job changes on the imaje units and enter data into FSQC.

  • Needs to have complete understanding of our eMaint CMMS software.

  • Must communicate to the oncoming and off going H10 for a good handoff of information.

  • Communicate with Scheduling and Supervisors to help direct priorities.

  • Be aware of hazardous materials in your area. Awareness will be achieved through training, SDS review, safety meetings, and toolbox meetings.

  • Must follow all rules and comply with mandatory Job-Obs, IFE’s, IFO’s, Walkabouts, Monday Reports, Quality training, monthly awareness training and any required departmental training/projects on time
    without supervision.

  • Be aware and understand emergency procedures and report all spills or other environmental incidents.

  • Maintain all machinery and support equipment.

  • Cope with unforeseen situations, i.e., problems with process, machine speeds, reoccurring defects, detection/correction of unsafe conditions, and detection/correction of machinery problem issues.

  • Machine rebuilds/modifications and fabrication of all types. Also to support all departments, i.e., production, engineering, tool room, warehouse, quality, and EHS.

  • Maintain a clean, safe and orderly working area and be accountable for your designated area of 5’s.

  • A resource contact to support all phases of the manufacturing operation to achieve efficient running conditions.

  • Operate equipment to test its functioning and overall performance.

  • Assume a leading role of all projects from the initial concept to completion. This would include all aspects of the project, i.e. compiling list of needed equipment, parts, etc. along with the construction,
    fabrication and assembly of all associated equipment that may come with the project. This could also include working over and beyond a normal work day when needed.

  • Operate hand tools and power tools, as needed.

  • Be alert to and welcome new learning opportunities. Always trying to further his/her education/training.

  • Must abide by and follow all procedures, i.e., LTTV, SOP’S, PPE, Fall protection, etc.

  • Must follow all parts inventory guidelines. This includes assisting to keep all parts storage areas in order.

  • Must lead by following all procedures and take ownership for maintenance PM/DM software, having WOR’s for jobs worked on, completing and closing out of these WOR’s, including parts used.

  • The incumbent helps provide a safe work place by assisting in developing, promoting and following practices which prevent injury and meet legal safety requirements.

  • Follow all food safety guidelines while on the manufacturing floor.

  • Report any deviation from food safety protocol to the functional responsible personnel.

  • Ensure that (where applicable) the supply chain is made aware of their food safety obligations as our partner in the quest to deliver a safe product to the consuming public.


  • High school and/or technical background with the ability to understand blueprints, and apply math to develop skills in problem solving techniques. Root cause analysis, decision making through the analysis of data is applicable.

  • Minimum of six years’ experience from on-the-job training programs and maintenance experience is required. High degree of understanding in the injection molding process along with all of its support equipment i.e., AEC’s, loaders, ohmites, chillers, conveyors, etc, and the use of tools and devises used to repair and maintain equipment and facilities.

  • Must have a high level of understanding and troubleshooting knowledge of closure manufacturing and support equipment, i.e., liners, assemblies, scorers, inspection cameras, palletizer, etc.

  • Must have a strong knowledge of electrical and hydraulic principles. Capable of troubleshooting and the repair of all manufacturing machinery.

Additional Information

Closure Systems International, Inc. may require satisfactory completion of certain job based assessments which candidates would be required to successfully complete in order to qualify for the position.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Closure Systems International, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.