Nidec Minster Corporation
  • Production
  • Minster, OH, USA
  • Full Time

Full complement of benefits including health, life, 401k, vacation, holidays, short term disability and others

Maintenance Technician - Foundry Operation

Based in Minster, Ohio, Nidec Minster Corporation, a subsidiary of Nidec-Shimpo Corporation, is a world class supplier of equipment and services for the material forming industry. Nidec Minster presses and material handling equipment are in production in more than 87 countries around the world. A reputation for extreme quality and rugged dependability makes Nidec Minster the obvious choice of leading-edge, productive stampers the world over.

Nidec Minster Corporation is seeking a skilled individual to fill the role of Maintenance Technician at our Minster, Ohio Gray and Ductile Iron foundry. The candidate will be responsible for maintaining, repairing, and replacing industrial equipment and machinery used in our foundry operation.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Installs, maintains and repairs a broad range of mechanical systems and equipment including hydraulic, pneumatic, lubrication and power transmission systems.
  • Must be able to troubleshoot and repair mechanical operating systems and equipment.
  • May work alone with minimal supervision or other maintenance technicians.
  • Installs, maintains and repairs a broad range of electrical and electronic systems and equipment.
  • Must have thorough background in industrial electricity and knowledge of schematics, AC/DC systems, PLCs.
  • Must be able to troubleshoot and repair electrically driven operating systems and equipment.



  • Associates degree in electronics or like discipline preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job
  • Knowledge of electrical/electronics troubleshooting and installation techniques
  • Capable of performing mechanical repair or mechanical knowledge of machinery found in a manufacturing environment 
  • Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics 
  • Able to work effectively with minimum supervision 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
  • Must work with a sense of urgency

Additionally, safety is our highest priority and safety procedures/guidelines must be adhered to at all times. This includes safety wear such as hard hat, goggles, hearing protection, and protective clothing and work boots with metatarsal protection. Punctuality and attendance are extremely important to the success of the operations in general as well as contributing to an overall positive team atmosphere.


An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V

Nidec Minster Corporation will not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to Nidec Minster Corporation job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. Preapproval from the Nidec Minster Talent Acquisition team is required before any external candidate can be submitted and such candidate must be submitted to the Nidec Talent Acquisition team.

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