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At Novolex, we take pride in supporting our families across the globe. Our team is rich in diversity and our entrepreneurial culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork. Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth.




Position Summary:                                 

Responsible for equipment and building maintenance. This includes production machinery, automation, secondary packaging equipment, plumbing, electric, etc. This position does require some “On call” responsibilities, and flexibility with hours.


Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform preventive maintenance, or procedures on all equipment assigned, or as directed by the head of maintenance. This includes but not limited to production equipment, compressors, dryers, chillers, vacuum pumps, and grinders.
  • Assist in facility maintenance including but not limited to, HVAC, domestic water, plumbing, lighting, doors, etc. Perform BRC cleaning requirements, and inspections as scheduled.
  • Must be aware, and follow all safety procedures, and practices for the facility. Inform Management and follow proper protocol when any shortcomings or deficiencies are noticed.
  • Assist in new equipment and utility installations, or re-locations as required.
  • Trouble shoots and repair equipment as needed. Assist Set up team on areas that may be outside of their capability. Assist in trouble shooting process related issues where equipment components or performance may be contributing.
  • Other tasks may be added to this job description as required by your direct supervisor.


Candidate Requirements:

  • Must have at least 5 years experience in an industrial environment.
  • Must have excellent mechanical, electrical & process controls background with the ability to troubleshoot various equipment types used in the thermoforming industry.
  • Must be a self-starter, work well with all levels, and be well organized.
  • Must be able to operate man lifts and fork trucks.
  • Must have his/her own tools.  


Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

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Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at hrcompliance@novolex.com.


City:  14470
State:  NY

Nearest Major Market: Rochester

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