Maintenance Supervisor – Injection Molding

Viant Medical

Fremont, CA


• Medical, dental, and vision benefits-effective on date of hire

• Generous paid time off benefits and 11 paid Holidays

• Company-paid life insurance

• 401k plan with company match


• Low-cost nutrition and mental health visits

• Up to $150-off your gym membership annually

• Discounted Pet Insurances for your furry friends

• Access to individualized financial planning meetings

• Employee Discount Program with savings on electronics, home goods, gym equipment, and more

• Discounted family caregiving support


•Tuition Reimbursement

• On-site Training Programs

Defined Career Path for advancement in role and compensation

• New Hire On-boarding Training Plans


• Climate Controlled in the summer months

• Clean Room Environment (hospital grade cleanliness)

• Clean, Quiet, Comfortable Setting


The Senior Injection Molding Maintenance Lead position has responsibility for the team engaged in plastics injection molding maintenance, automation, installations, preventative maintenance and other operations related equipment throughout the facility. This position will be the Lead for the maintenance/facilities department and will work closely with the Maintenance Manager, other members of operations, process engineering and mold/tooling repair departments. The Sr. Injection Molding Maintenance Lead is responsible for overseeing documentation and completion of scheduled preventative maintenance to support improved machine uptime and compliance for all equipment.

This position along with the Maintenance Manager have responsible for equipment maintenance, spare parts inventory, facilities cost control, coordinates contract services, supports operations product quality, FDA/ISO compliance and EH&S. This position promotes employee development, is agile and is a servant leader for internal and external customers. Medical device manufacturing experience with an understanding of FDA and ISO requirement strongly preferred.


Prior experience as an injection molding Maintenance Engineer or injection molding Maintenance Lead is required. Track record of problem solving and solid decision making. Ability to lead cross-functional teams on projects. Working knowledge of injection molding, support equipment and facilities. Insures all production equipment is properly maintained to support the success of the operations team and site financial objectives. This position also has co-responsibility for site Environmental Health and Safety and hazardous waste disposal.

The Senior Injection Molding Maintenance Lead must have a good understanding of molds/tooling, machinery, electrical, processes, equipment maintenance and materials used in injection molding. This position works with the Maintenance, Engineering and Operations Managers to select, purchase, install and validate new plant machinery upon approval of capital equipment purchases.

The Senior Injection Molding Maintenance Lead must work well in a team environment with excellent communication skills and is collaborative with experience working in a matrixed organization. This position must also have proven experience implementing new equipment, systems, and processes that support continuous improvement, cost reduction and improved product quality. Both English and Spanish speaking is desirable.

Environmental Working Conditions:

Exerting up to 50 pounds of force, and / or lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move heavy objects. The use of arm and / or leg controls requires exertion of force greater than sedentary work. The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as; preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and or operation or machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication of parts at distance close to the eyes. The worker is subject to inside environmental conditions: Protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature change. The worker is subject to noise: There is sufficient noise to cause a worker to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level. The worker is subject to hazards: Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals


  • Bachelor’s degree and 8+ years’experience in injection molding equipment repair is required.
  • Experience in contract manufacturing and/or manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in medical device manufacturing and working in a clean room environment a plus.
  • Working knowledge of injection molding, support equipment and facilities.
  • Experience in electrical, mechanical, electronic, hydraulic and general plant maintenance required.
  • Experience in managing the completion of scheduled preventative maintenance.
  • ·Experience with equipment maintenance, spare parts inventory, cost controls and contract services.
  • Maintaining FDA/ISO maintenance compliance per company procedures.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams during projects.
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills required to effectively present information to all internal and external customers, and interact with all organizational levels.
  • Problem-solving skills and critical thinking; highly motivated, focused, self-starter
  • Proficiency in basic computer skills, such as Word, Excel, and other MS office applications.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English. (Spanish speaking a plus)
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Must be able to prioritize, and manage multiple deliverables while working in a fast-pace environment.
  • Excellent organizational skills, proven ability to manage multiple concurrent projects.
  • Environmental Health and Safety experience.
We offer market competitive compensation. Potential salary range for this role is $85,000-$110,000 annually. Actual pay will be determined based on experience, qualifications, geographic location, and other job-related factors permitted by law

Viant is a global medical device design and manufacturing services provider that partners and innovates with customers to provide the highest quality, life enhancing medical devices. We do this through our depth and breadth of capabilities, end-to-end integration, technical expertise, and relentless focus on our customers and on operational excellence. With nearly 6,000 associates across 24 locations worldwide, we offer a unique combination of small-company service and attention with big-company resources. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn. Viant provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Viant complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
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