Facilities Engineer

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  • 5 Malcolm Hoyt Dr, Newburyport, MA 01950, USA
  • Mar 02, 2022
Full time Facilities Engineer

Job Description

Company Description


Join ITW today and come grow with us! 

ITW Foils companies are part of Illinois Tool Works based in Chicago, Illinois.  We are committed to your full potential. We strive for everyone at ITW to reach their full potential, and we value the unique and diverse perspectives, experiences and ideas that make all of us better together. 

We offer top quality compensation and benefits packages, including the following:

-       Competitively priced medical, dental, and vision coverage

-       Company paid life insurance and disability insurance

-       Paid vacation time and holidays

-       401K plan with generous company match

-       Education reimbursement program

-       Highly safety-conscious work environment

ITW located in 52 Countries, 53% in North America, 27% in Europe, Middle East & Africa and

20% Asia Pacific & Other

ITW has 43,000 employees and 18,500 Granted and Pending Patents.

In 2020 - Total Revenue was $12.6 Billion.

A global leader in the manufacturing and distribution of technically superior foils, films and laminates, our customers rely on our products every day for the most demanding applications in markets such as packaging and labels.



Job Description


Scope 1. PM Program (20%) a. Responsibility for modifying existing and implementing new PM tasks for facilities and production equipment in order to minimize unplanned downtime. b. Coordination with production to schedule time to perform PM tasks. 2. Work Request System (20%) a. Monitor work request to ensure: i. Proper prioritization. ii. Accurate entry of work performed, time, and parts used. b. Utilization of system data to identify areas for upgrade and/or additional PM. 3. Equipment Maintenance & Repair (20%) a. Lead support for complex problems. b. Routine work as needed to support mechanics and contractors. c. Major planned downtime events (weekends/holidays possible). d. Off hours support as needed. 4. Capital Projects (20%) a. Full responsibility for preparing and executing projects related to facilities and equipment. 5. Spare Parts Inventory (10%) a. Identify and maintain minimum critical spares for production equipment and essential facilities equipment. 6. Service Contractors (10%) a. Primary liaison for service contractors. b. Maintain management level relationships with service companies. c. Ensure alignment with the appropriate service companies. i. Cost, reliability, quality, safety.




Education/Experience 1. Associate’s degree with 5 years of relevant experience or Bachelor’s degree with 3 years relevant experience or 10 years of experience relevant to position scope in manufacturing maintenance role. 2. Experience with preventative maintenance programs. 3. Experience with electro-mechanical control systems. 4. Computer skills: email, work processing, spreadsheets. 5. Demonstrated experience solving complex problems. 6. Supervision and collaboration. 7. Project Management. Desired Skills Working knowledge of high vacuum systems, web handling, roll-to-roll processing, web coating, and web converting.


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Job Specifications

Physical Demand: Moderate physical demand in setting up, loading and operating machines and other equipment. Required to be lifting or moving average weight material much of the time.

Fork Truck:   Required operational and safety training, pass a multiple choice test and a field test on a fork truck.  Use of fork truck is frequent throughout the shift.

Mental Attention or Visual Demand:  Continuous mental and visual attention in operating machines and other equipment and performing other activities requiring constant alertness or activity.

Responsibility for Safety of Others:  Only reasonable care in performing own work is necessary to prevent injury to others.  An accident, should it occur, would result in minor injuries such as cuts, abrasions, burns and bruises.

Precautions, department and company policies, procedures, rules and regulations:  Detect and report improper operations, faulty equipment, detective materials and unusual conditions.  Maintain work areas and equipment in a clean, orderly, operational and safe condition.

Perform other related duties as required or as directed.

ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential. 

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  



Industrial-Manufacturing Engineering