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Aerotek Maintenance Technician in TROY, Michigan


1st and 3rd shift Maintenance Tech openings in Troy.

The floor has up to 2,000 ton injection mold presses. Screw in dies. Valve and Hydraulic ran machines. Water coolers to cool parts. Candidates will work in 2 man teams; there are 4 per shift. They will be making parts for wheel-liners, cowells and washing machine parts. Candidates will also be responsible for troubleshooting 3 axis robots, hot runner systems (up to 480v) preventative maintenance routines, running hydraulic machines, if necessary replacing pumps and motors, PLC troubleshooting issues, working on prox switches, sensors, and ultimately following lock-out tag out procedures.


  • Responsible for the proper set-up of all molds and related functions such as watering of the mold, knockout, hot runner set-up, hydraulics, pneumatics etc.

  • Set parameters of the molding press to the process verification sheet if applicable.

  • Repair any fluid or air leaks relating to the mold.

  • Responsible for the pulling and resetting of all mold halves, specifically for the purpose of mold repair.

  • Responsible for the loading and unloading of all mold carrying trucks.

  • Responsible for the installation and removal of all auxiliary equipment from the molding floor.

  • Maintain the orderly appearance of the mold storage area.


  • 3+ years Plastic Injection Maintenance Experience

  • 500+ ton experience

  • 3+ years Hydraulic troubleshooting

  • Troubleshooting of 480V

  • 3 axis robot troubleshooting/repair


  • Plastic Processing experience

  • 5-7 years of Plastic Injection experience

  • Rotary, 2 shot experience

  • Bolstered Tool/Stack

  • 6 axis robot troubleshooting/repair

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.