Come Join Our Team

When you begin a career path with Shadow Plastics, you gain experience working with widely popular plastic products in a fast-paced, yet stable industry.

Since 2019, Shadow Plastics has been a member of the Rice Lake Weighing Systems group of companies. When you join our team, you become part of a local workforce family of more than 500 hard-working individuals.

When you apply for a Shadow Plastics position, you'll see openings in our other Rice Lake Weighing Systems companies that you are welcome to view as well.   

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Career Openings

Maintenance - 1st Shift

At Shadow Plastics, the Maintenance Technician performs maintenance for all manufacturing facility equipment. This includes troubleshooting and repairing equipment, mechanical, electrical, extrusion machines, hydraulic systems; repairing all standard equipment, forklifts, general building etc. Ensuring preventative maintenance, trouble-shooting and repairs are completed in a systematic and timely-manner to help maintain production requirements. Also, assisting with new equipment set-up, building fixtures as necessary for manufacturing departments, and overall general maintenance.  

All employees are asked to work in a manner in which quality of work and safety are top priorities. This is achieved by following established safety procedures, passing compliance training and following work instructions and safety guidelines while keeping work areas safe, clean and organized. Other job functions as assigned.

Essential Job Functions: 

  • Trouble shooting equipment and finding solution for maximum performance capabilities
  • Repairing machines and equipment in a safe yet timely manner to limit shut downs
  • Preventative maintenance of all shop equipment for supporting ongoing productivity expectations
  • Working on equipment and performing maintenance from various heights
  • Some travel for training and to help support other satellite facilities and processes

Other Job Functions: 

  • May collaborate with engineers, production personnel, programmers and other departments to resolve machining or assembly problems and needs
  • Perform other general shop duties as required
  • Other job functions as assigned