Maintenance Technician 1 Plant – Advanced Drainage Systems – Wooster, OH – Job # 248022184

  • Job Title

    Maintenance Technician 1 Plant – Advanced Drainage Systems – Wooster, OH – Job # 248022184
  • Job Description

    S-3267-8 Job Title: Maintenance Technician 1 Plant – OMJST Worksite Location: Wooster, OH 44691           Number of Openings: 2

    How to Apply:     In Person:                             ADS, Inc.

    3113 W Old Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691

    Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm


    Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. is the world’s largest producer of HDPE pipe and manages water with more than 50 years of experience as the industry leader. Look a bit closer and you’ll see the ripple effect.

    Join the Wooster, OH team today – our company is growing and so are our people! We are holding tour interviews with on-the-spot offers and have multiple shift opportunities available. ADS offers a variety of career paths, attractive benefits, and wage increase with each certification received!

    As a Maintenance Technician 1 Plant you will perform the preventive and reactive maintenance duties required for the manufacturing operations of the plant. Responsibilities include the execution of PM schedules, repair of any equipment that is needed to maintain maximum production rates and maintenance of an adequate spare parts inventory.

    Compensation:  $23.00- $26.00 per hour – Based on Experience

    Schedule: Night Shift

    • Monday – Friday 8-hour shift- 4:00 pm -12:30 am- with weekend OT
    • This position requires the flexibility to work 40+ hours per week, weekends as required and fulfill on-call duties for repairs and assistance.

    What you’ll do:

    • Troubleshoot and perform repairs on machines and their controls (extruders, corrugators, extrusion die, DC /AC motor & drives, downstream equipment, chillers & etc.…).
    • Maintain and build job skills through company training programs.
    • Contact, specify, and order replacement parts & control components from supplier as needed.
    • Effectively contribute to CMMS performance through timely PM & Repair Work Order completion while ensuring compliance.
    • First responder to troubleshooting machine problems, contact Electrical Engineering if additional support is needed.
    • Support Daily Management directives and initiatives.
    • Help develop and implement Continuous Improvement projects to improve production efficiencies and Safety.
    • Work with Production Staff to ensure the safe and reliable operation of plant equipment.
  • Company

    Advanced Drainage Systems
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  • Job Requirements

    What you’ll need:

    • Experience using Electrical Test equipment: Voltmeter, Ammeter, ohm meter, Megger & etc.…
    • Understanding basic machine function and Sequence of Operations of production machinery.
    • Experienced in reading Electrical, pneumatics and mechanical drawings.
    • Knowledge of NEC, UL508A and NFPA 79 codes.
    • Lock Out Tag Out Safety procedures.
    • Arc Flash and PPE Requirements
    • Strong industrial mechanical, electrical, plumbing and pneumatic skills including troubleshooting
    • Strong leadership ability with time management and task prioritization skills
    • Strong in electrical formulas and mechanical math.
    • Knowledge of 3 Phase Industrial wiring and power distribution
    • AC & DC Drive / Motor PMs, wiring, programming & troubleshooting.
    • Troubleshoot PLC I/O and networking.
    • Motion Training with Servo Drives and Motors.
    • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with and communicate to other plant personnel as well as company resources and vendors
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, and Word
    • Experience in Root Cause Analysis & Problem Solving

    Why you’ll love working here:

    • Safety is a top priority at ADS with all our roles and locations. We offer the following benefits for our team members:
    • Work-Life Balance
    • Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription Drug Coverage, FSA
    • Retirement, Short and Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance and Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance.
    • Employee Assistance Programs
    • Paid Vacation, Company Paid Holidays, Bereavement Pay, Jury Duty, Military Leave
    • Tuition and Professional Development Reimbursement
    • Scholarship Program
    • Profit Sharing Plan (401k)
    • Rapid Career Growth Opportunities and Certifications: ADS employees have ample opportunities for growth and promotion within the organization.

    EEO Statement

    Advanced Drainage Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    OMJ Staff Contact: RC3