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Maintenance Technician - OMJST Job in Alliance, Ohio US

Maintenance Technician - OMJST

Coastal Pet Products - Alliance, OH

Posted: 10/17/2019 - Expires: 1/15/2020

Job ID: 213010552

Job Description


Job Title: Maintenance Technician - OMJST


Worksite Location: Alliance, OH 44601


How to Apply:

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Job Description: Coastal Pet Products Inc. in Alliance, OH, is hiring a full-time Maintenance Technician. Candidates must be experienced, drug-free, and have a clean record and strong work ethic.


About us:

Coastal Pet Products, Inc. is the world’s largest pet collar and leash manufacturer. Fifty years strong, our Ohio-based, family-owned company is a leader in the pet industry with an unwavering commitment to innovation, safety and quality. We design and deliver quality products that people trust for the pets they love. We are committed to being a great place to work and encourage associates to excel and grow professionally.


Description of Position:

Responsible for maintaining all manufacturing and distribution equipment and reporting any issues concerning safety and operation of equipment. The Maintenance Technician will be responsible for some preventative maintenance work such as routine maintenance schedules, greasing, oiling and belt changes. Must comply with all safety rules and standards. Must have mechanical aptitude. Some light electrical and welding abilities are helpful, but not necessary.


Job Summary:

The associate must be punctual and meet or exceed Coastal Pet Products’ minimum production standards while producing high-quality products. 


Major Responsibilities:

Safety: Follow all safety policies and procedures as they are described in the employee handbook and periodic updates that are printed as necessary. Report any safety hazards or violations when seen.

Quality: Operate within Coastal’s quality guidelines. Check all work. Maintain a high standard of workmanship.

Systems: Follow all systems consistently and correctly. Know how to properly operate any machines you are assigned to. Maintain workflow.

Communications: Responsible for communicating all necessary information to the trainer or supervisor.

Leadership: Set a good example for the people working around you.

Training: Accept cross-training whenever available in order to maximize your skills and efficiencies. Be willing to rotate jobs as needed to maintain productivity levels and reduce potential fatigue.

Productivity: Must strive to exceed Coastal’s minimum productivity standards.



  • Requires overall knowledge of equipment, systems, procedures and processes involved in the area of job responsibility to maintain maximum efficiency in the area.
  • Ability to read and interpret all necessary paperwork to accomplish maximum efficiencies and have basic math skills.
  • Good verbal skills, able to interact well with subordinates, peers and superiors in a combined effort to maximize daily goals.
  • Must be able to walk and/or stand up to 10 hours a day and lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must show the ability to follow both written and verbal instructions with suitable dexterity skills. 



This description reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions for the job identified for the purpose of job evaluations. It should not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job nor shall it be construed as giving an exclusive title to every function described.


This is a non-exempt position. General requirements of this position include, but are not limited to, regular attendance and the willingness and ability to work more than the regularly scheduled 40-hour work week when requested by management.


At Coastal Pet, we value people as the source of our strength, and we appreciate your interest in our company. If you want to join a team that works each day to live out our passion for pets, people and progress, then please apply for this great opportunity. Coastal Pet Products Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Details: Full time. 1st Shift. 40 to 50 hours/week. Monday through Friday (6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.). Wage TBD (based on experience).


Qualifications: High School Diploma / GED. One year of experience (minimum).


Driver’s License Requirement(s): Must Have Valid Driver’s License.


Available Benefits: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vacation, Paid Holidays, Sick Leave, Child Care, Educational Assistance, 401(k).


Pre-Employment Testing: Criminal Background Check, Driving Record Check, Drug Testing, Reference Check.


OMJ Staff Contact: RC2

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Attained Certificate of equivalency for a HS degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Work Shift:
Job Reference Code
Licenses / Certifications:
Valid driver's license
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 4
Workplace Documentation: 4