Maintenance Technician – Crockett TX

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.

We are currently seeking a Maintenance Technician at our Crockett, TX facility. The Maintenance Technician repairs and troubleshoots a wide variety of electrical and mechanical equipment and performs routine maintenance on all electrical, instrumentation, and control systems. Metal fabrication, welding and pipe fitting is also required. We are looking for a team player that’s willing to work with and share ideas with other personnel and must be available to work with limited supervision with some overtime.

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Minimum of 5 years industrial / plant experience
  • Display a good quality and safety work attitude
  • Work a rotating shift
  • Actively participate and take ownership in one’s personal safety and that of your peers
  • Become familiar with equipment on the utility pad and perform inspections
  • Perform maintenance on a wide range of mechanical / electrical equipment
  • Perform service checks on all motorized equipment
  • Support the reliability and PM program of this plant
  • Be able to work on electrical problems up to 480 volts
  • Be able to install, troubleshoot, repair and service plant instruments, PID, pneumatic, temperature, power, pressure, feeds, speeds and weights; and maintain documentation
  • Be an effective communicator in written, pictorial, and oral forms
  • Be able to work with plant operations and engineering to analyze, recommend, and make approved changes to all plant systems
  • Be available for after hour call outs for troubleshooting and repair of critical equipment
  • Be able to read and understand P & ID’s and blue prints
Tactical Aspects:

Equipment expected to work on including A/B PLC 5-30 & 5-60 are:

  • K-Tron K10S systems
  • Toledo scales
  • AC and DC Motors
  • Various AC & DC drives
  • Dense Phase Transfer systems
  • Batch Mixing systems
  • Kobelco Stewart Bolling Continuos Mixing systems
  • Abco 150# boilers
    • Additional skill preferred:

      • Familiarity with ISO 9001:2000

      Physical Demands:
      • Standing, bending, walking for 12 hours or more
      • Sustain long periods of light to moderate heavy physical activity
      • Able to lift up to 50 lbs
      • Proper lifting up to 50 lbs
      • Able to climb ladders and stairs
      • Able to work overhead
      • Subject to humidity and heat in plant areas

      We offer a highly competitive benefits package and a competitive pay based on experience. Come join and grow with our RTP Company family and earn top wages for our region!

      For immediate consideration please apply online.

      Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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