Riken Americas Corporation



Rimtec Corporation, a PVC Compounding Manufacturer located in Burlington, NJ., has an opening for a Plant Maintenance and Engineering Manager. Rimtec Corporation is a subsidiary of Riken Americas Corporation and a premier leader in the PVC industry.

Job Summary: Provides leadership and direction to the manufacturing engineering/maintenance department and maintenance employees. Responsible for daily engineering activities continuous improvement programs, capital projects for Production/Maintenance/Facility, the installation of machines and equipment, repair and diagnostic analysis of equipment, preventive maintenance, and general upkeep of the facility. Research, plan  and design mechanical and electro-mechanical products and systems. Coordinates activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, and installation of mechanical or electro-mechanical products and systems.


  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university in Electrical, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering or related field. Minimum of 2-4 years’ experience in manufacturing environment and 1 year of maintenance/plant operations experience required.
  • Must have a strong background in mechanical/electronical experience and PLC experience.
  • Proficient in manufacturing processes with machinery and equipment.
  • Must have a thorough understanding of systems to be maintained such as: electrical, mechanical, industrial machinery operations and maintain safe working environment.
  • Working competence in Digital Transformation to assist in  developing and implementing a digital transformation strategy/action plan for Maintenance Department.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication (verbal, written, technical and presentation) skills with the ability to effectively communicate with all levels in the organization.
  • Excellent problem-solving/troubleshooting and strong analytical skills in reviewing maintenance issues and possible operational impacts.
  • Proficient in time management with the ability  to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Must be detailed oriented and organized.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and delegate tasks when needed.
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel and in other Microsoft Office 365 applications.
  • Must be able to promote a positive relationship and encourage teamwork through positive communication between all team members.

Excellent Benefit Package

·       Health Insurance and Vision Insurance

·       Dental Insurance

·       Short-term Disability and Long-term Disability

  • Life Insurance

·       K125 Plan

·       401K Plan with Company Matching

·       Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

·       Tuition Reimbursement

·       Incentive Bonus Potential

Please email your resume and salary expectations to Karen Kuder, HR Manager, kkuder@rimtec.com.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.

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