Maintenance Technician - Clip Shop

Company Name Toray Plastics America, Inc.
Location North Kingstown
Date Posted April 7, 2023
Job Type Full-time


Toray seeks team members who are hardworking, and passionate about their work and energetic problem-solvers who have a “can-do” attitude. Team members who think creatively and want to implement new ideas thrive here. We value people who wish to pursue a rewarding career in which they develop new skills and progress through the organization. Many Toray employees have been with the company for more than a decade.  Covid Vaccination preferred but not required.

Toray Plastics (America), Inc., is a films and chemical manufacturer, which is a $450 million subsidiary of the Japan-based Toray Group, which manufactures synthetic fibers, carbon fibers, plastics, and chemicals and employs more than 45,000 people in 26 countries. Annual sales exceed US$21 billion.

TPA’s films businesses in Rhode Island and foams division in Virginia are global leaders and provide innovative products that are used worldwide for consumer and industrial applications. TPA is committed to environmental, social, and corporate governance. Learn more by visiting

Toray offers:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Excellent comprehensive benefits package effective on the 1st of the month following date of hire (Medical, Vision Dental, Life insurance)
  • 401k - 4% match on the first 8% of individual contributions
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Shift Pay Differential of $2 per hour
  • Overtime pay - time and a half and double time pay
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • We offer a $1,200.00 Employee Referral Bonus Program payout to both referral and employee
  • Advancement Opportunities


  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • 2 years vocational schooling in a mechanical and/or electrical trade or equivalent or 2 years hands-on related experience in mechanical and/or electrical maintenance related field
  • Mechanical: Ability to troubleshoot, repair and replace mechanical components such as blowers, pumps, gear boxes, bearings, seals, belts, packing, gaskets, valves, mechanical drive systems and components and their operations/functions.
  • and/or
  • Electrical: Ability to troubleshoot, repair and replace 3 phase motor circuits to include testing of motors, controls, switches, etc. Familiar with equipment such as oscilloscopes, frequency counters, amp clamps, etc.
  • Basic hand tools required, as well as knowledge of each tools’ proper use.
  • Ability to read and follow mechanical and electrical drawings, safety rules and procedures, and operating and maintenance instruction manuals.
  • Must have the ability to type routine reports on the computer and have the ability to work with a CMMS program such as Infor EAM.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals.
  • Must have good attendance and history of good work performance and be able to perform the essential functions of the job in a satisfactory manner.
  • Must comply with 24 hour on call procedures (this includes holidays, weekends, and scheduled days off, and working unexpected long workdays).
  • Must be willing to be first aid trained
  • Must be willing to be Hazmat trained
  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license.


Toray Plastics (America) Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected status. Toray Plastics (America), Inc. is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and prohibits discrimination based on any protected status, workplace harassment/bullying and retaliation for filing a complaint or providing information related to a complaint. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and medical related conditions), age (40 and over), national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), veteran status or any other consideration protected by federal, state or local laws.


It is the policy of Toray Plastics (America) Inc. to maintain a work environment that is safe for all persons, including the community, and conducive to attaining high work standards. To achieve these objectives, we are committed to maintaining a drug, tobacco and alcohol free workplace and perform pre-employment testing.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.