Riken Americas Corporation


Opportunity to Manage and Lead Maintenance & Engineering for PVC Plant

Rimtec Corporation, located in Burlington, NJ., has an opening for a Plant Maintenance & 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 Manufacturing or related field. Minimum of 2-4 years’ experience in manufacturing/production environment and 1 year of maintenance/plant operations experience required. Experience in a Union environment a plus.
  • Experience working with a High-Power Electrical Systems, hydraulics, project management, lean manufacturing,    and statistical analysis software.
  • 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 work 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 to delegate task 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, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Short-term Disability and Long-term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • K125 Plan
  • 401K Plan with Company Matching
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 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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