Productivity Engineer (Continuous Improvement)

ADMO is not currently hiring for this position.

Job Purpose

The Productivity Engineer is responsible to oversee continuous improvement as well as machine preventative maintenance.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee development and implementation (including purchasing responsibilities) of major projects for molding, assembly, automation, and any efficiency/productivity or other improvements (process, systems, and equipment) that continuously improve company profitability, quality and safety
  • Verify on all equipment that safety devices are in place and working in compliance with OSHA standards
  • Maintain clean, safe areas where maintenance work is being performed to meet safety requirements set forth by OSHA
  • Complete all Preventative Maintenance paperwork and documentation accurately and within the time required to meet ADMO requirements
  • Implement and update systematized Equipment and Tooling Preventative Maintenance and perform Preventative Maintenance on equipment and machines by required dates
  • Maintain adequate levels of inventory of parts and components needed to keep machines and secondary equipment running consistently and with minimal down-time
  • Complete all paperwork related to all Preventative Maintenance required by outside contractors
  • Provide maintenance and repairs on tools (molds) that require specific hydraulic, electrical, mechanical or other efforts as needed
  • Internal and external tooling involvement
  • Investigate, establish, and implement requirements for equipment, tooling, materials, and methods of manufacturing, including make or buy decisions

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma, GED or 12 years formal education
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in plastic molding environment with strong knowledge of processing, tooling and automation
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, with a strong knowledge of hydraulic and electric maintenance

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift 60+ pounds
  • Perform various physical duties including, but not limited to, pushing, pulling, lifting, twisting and climbing
  • Occasionally perform sustained heavy labor in a high temperature environment


If you are interested in applying for this position or have further questions, please send a copy of your resume via mail, email or fax to:

Human Resources
ADMO, Inc.
2550 Decade Court
Elgin, IL 60136
Fax: 1-847-841-8555