Maintenance Technician – 3rd Shift Position Available – Winona, MN

RTP Company, headquartered in Winona, Minn., is a global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics. The company has over 20 manufacturing plants located in the United States, Mexico, Europe, Singapore and China. RTP Company’s engineers develop customized thermoplastic compounds in over 60 different engineering resin systems for applications requiring color, conductive, elastomeric, flame retardant, high temperature, structural, and wear-resistant properties.

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for the safe day-to-day operations of the plant and the routine maintenance and repair of plastic extruders, blenders, and other related equipment. The individual must be flexible in order to accommodate and assist in general building maintenance repairs at other RTP Company facilities.

Essential Duties:

  • Responsible for completing repairs, performing preventative maintenance, and troubleshooting emergency maintenance problems on all production lines
  • Follows safety and health guidelines when performing all duties
  • Respond to production requests for immediate attention to production line issues and problems
  • Maintain records of preventative maintenance
  • Create requisitions for parts and supplies as needed to maintain equipment
  • Identify problem areas and address with permanent solutions
  • The ability to work overtime and weekends is required
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the Maintenance Manager


  • Two year technical degree in maintenance required but will consider related experience
  • The ideal candidate must have experience troubleshooting and repairing industrial equipment in a manufacturing facility
  • Applicant must be team oriented with excellent problem solving and communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and safety awareness a must
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English
  • Basic electrical knowledge a plus
  • HVAC/Chiller/Air Compressor knowledge a plus
  • Ability to work independently and solve problems with little direction
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

We offer a highly competitive benefits package and a competitive pay based on experience.  For immediate consideration please apply online or submit resume to:

  • RTP Company
    Attn: Human Resources/Maintenance Tech – 3rd Shift
    580 East Front Street
    Winona, MN 55987

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