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East Jordan Plastics Inc.

Sr. Manufacturing / Mechanical / Electrical Engineer – Beaverton, MI

Posted on March 24th, 2022 in News

We have an immediate opening for a Sr. Manufacturing/Mechanical/Electrical Engineer at Beaverton, MI location. The preferred candidate should have the desire to work in a fast-paced environment with a hands-on approach to problem solving and process improvement.


  • Provide technical expertise in the fields of continuous sheet, multi-layer thermoforming, high speed printing, grinding equipment, filters, packing machines, palletizers, and preventive techniques.
  • Provide first level assistance to plant in eliminating mechanical failures by using systematic and methodical processes to determine root causes.
  • Determine and clarify additional technical needs for the facility when diagnosing complex equipment or tooling issues outside of in-house expertise.
  • Identify improvement opportunities to maximize equipment life cycle and efficiency.
  • Support the planning, execution and supervision of complex jobs during major overhauls and provide appropriate information on equipment malfunctions or failures.
  • Collaborate with company resources in new projects and carry out design reviews on new and critical mechanical equipment to ensure maintainability.
  • Advise operations in developing an optimal replacement strategy for key mechanical equipment and identify and recommend critical spare parts and follow up implementation.
  • Collaborate with company resources and finance the in activities to optimize sourcing of equipment, parts, materials, and services.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, CAD/Solid Works
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Preventive maintenance techniques
  • Project management skills and ability to use gantt chart or similar tools
  • Professional communicator


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing, or Electrical Engineering or related discipline
  • 10 years’ experience in as an engineer in manufacturing plant, preferably in plastics industry
  • Experience with Extrusion Thermoforming and Dry Offset Printing equipment (Preferred, not required)
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment screening and authorized to work in the United States
  • Must be able to work out of our Beaverton, MI plant


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • Retirement Plan – 401(k) and Pension
  • And more…

If qualified and interested, please send cover, resume and salary requirements to:

East Jordan Plastics, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 575
East Jordan, MI 49727

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