San Jose CA
United States of America
Injection Molding
Date Posted

Lead Maintenance Engineer

We have a great client in the Bay area of California in need of a Lead Equipment Engineer. The ideal candidate will have the following experience;


  • Perform troubleshooting and corrective maintenance on custom automation equipment
  • ·Execute Preventive Maintenance (PM) tasks
  • ·Generate, write and continuously improve PM procedures
  • ·Implement continuous improvement projects on manufacturing automation equipment
  • ·Complete Engineering Change Orders (ECO) to Work Instructions, Tool (IOPQ) Protocols, Drawings and BOM lists


Education and Experience (in years):

  • 8+ years of related work experience OR
  • Bachelor’s degree in field with 5+ years of related work experience OR
  • Master’s degree in field with 3+ years of related work experience OR
  • Doctoral degree in field with 0-2 years of related work experience.

Knowledge and skills:

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Hands-on equipment experience with hand tools and machine shop tooling expertise
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills combined with a strong technical presence
  • Good Understanding of mechanical design concepts and machinery: Electrical, Mechanical, and Electromechanical schematics, motors, pumps, vacuum, and hydraulics
  • Ability to drive design changes on equipment to improve performance


  • Plastic Injection Molding a plus
  • Knowledge and proficiency in Solidworks CAD modeling a plus
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
  • PLC and Control Systems

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