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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.


Job Title:

Maintenance Mechanic


Position Summary:

 Mintenance Mechanic who can troubleshoot and provides repair and preventive maintenance for the injection molding machines and all support equipment.

Bonus Terms:

  • $1500 sign on bonus
  • Must be employed at the time of payout
  • Payouts will occur in installments, 30 days, 90 days and 180 days

Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance Mechanic will perform mold changes
  • Troubleshoot electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems and provide their repair.
  • Overhaul injection machines and support equipment
  • Maintenance Mechanic must have working knowledge of all support systems, chiller, compressors
  • Report any mold or machine deficiencies to management
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Overtime is required when scheduled


Candidate Requirements:                        

  • High School Diploma or equal with technical training.
  • Qualified candidates must have three to five years mechanical experience preferably in injection molding. experience. Basic English reading and writing to perform necessary documentation functions.
  • Must have own tools.
  • Be able to lift 50 lbs.

Safety Expectations:

  • Safety is always the number one priority.  All actions taken will be conducted in the safest manner possible and without risking injury to yourself or others. 
  • Follow all Safe Practices and safety policies and procedures.
  • Report all accident, incidents, safety violations, near misses or unsafe conditions to your Supervisory IMMEDIATELY.  If any bodily fluid (bloodborne pathogens) are present, it must be properly cleaned by a trained employee.

Quality Expectations:

  • Our product is our livelihood.  We must ensure that our product is of the highest quality.  Every employee plays a part in quality
  • Follow all Good Manufacturing Practices while in production areas
  • Adhere to all GFSI standards policies and procedures in regards to product Safety, Quality and Legality
  • Adhere to and enforce procedures in regards to Food Defense and HACCP

Please no recruiting agencies

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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:  Chelmsford
State:  MA

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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