Maintenance Assistant – 1st shift

Job Location: 513 Napoleon Road P.O. Box 286 Bowling Green OH 43402
Compensation: $19 - $24 per hour

Job purpose

Over-all responsible for purchasing components and supplies for Maintenance department

Duties and responsibilities    

  • Write purchase requisitions, get necessary approvals for needed items as requested to ensure that they arrive without interrupting maintenance schedules.
  • Assist in ensuring all safe work practices put into place, are enforced, and adhered to by all plant personnel and visitors.
  • Adhere to all company policies, procedures and other expectations set forth by Pinnacle Plastic Products Handbook.
  • Follows environmental and safety regulations and acts in compliance with U.S. laws.
  • Develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with those on your team, as well as cross-functionally
  • Establish, develop, cultivate, and maintain strategic relationships with key suppliers and vendors which includes maintaining an approved vendor and supplier database.
  • Facilitate timely placement of purchase requests while working with relevant departments maintaining proper inventory levels as needed.
  • Maintain P.M. and work orders through Coast software.
  • Assist in inventory control of critical spare parts and consumables.
  • Persistent in driving a safety culture.
  • Support project development and timelines.
  • Track progress of future apprenticeships.
  • Must be willing to learn and grow.


  • Must have experience with Microsoft Office tools, Quick Books, MISys, and Coast.
  • Must have basic mechanical knowledge.
  • Must have good communication skills and work well with others.
  • Must be an Organized professional with the drive to develop a stronger, more effective maintenance culture.


Physical requirements & Working conditions

The Maintenance Assistant responsibilities will normally be performed in an office environment with normal office equipment.  However, there will be times when you are expected to work in areas other than an office with exposures to heat, cold, and other diverse weather conditions. Physical demands are moderate, consisting primarily of sitting, standing, walking, lifting, and carrying moderately heavy boxes up to 50 pounds and/or utilizing a hand dolly. Incumbent must be able to see and hear in the normal range, with or without correction, and communicate verbally and in written form proficiently.

Hours of Work


This is a full-time position.

Hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 3.30 p.m.





Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected.

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