The Preventative Maintenance Technician will be responsible for performing maintenance activities on manufacturing equipment. They will also assist manufacturing & facilities with other duties that do not require maintenance.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Prioritize and plan work activities; adapt for changing conditions.
- Perform general maintenance on all manufacturing equipment including, but not limited to, the assembly, installation, or repairing of wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery, or equipment.
- Assist in the investigation and implementation of corrective actions on product and process failures.
- Responsible for upkeep of manufacturing areas to provide a clean and safe work environment.
- Support engineering activities such as process validations and equipment qualifications.
- Interface with vendors to seek solutions for equipment repairs and refurbishment.
- Comply with all company policies and procedures including safety regulations, personal protective equipment requirements, Standard Operating Procedures, Work Instructions, and Good Manufacturing Procedures.
- Record completed Preventative Maintenance action to log form as directed by the log form instructions.
- High school diploma or equivalent. Technical education preferred.
Skills, Abilities, Competencies Required:
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Demonstrated ability to monitor own work to ensure quality, accuracy, and thoroughness.
- Strong organizational, analytical, and time-management skills.
- Able to self-motivate and work both independently and as part of a team.
- Familiarity with ISO Standards and Good Manufacturing Practices.
- Familiarity with Microsoft Office Applications and common Preventative Maintenance Work Order systems.
- Self-starter with strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and the ability to multitask.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment as part of a team and independently.
- Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications.
- Familiarity with OSHA regulations and standards.
- Ability to lift, push, and pull up to 50 lbs.
- Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time.
- Capable of working in material blending and machining areas with necessary personal protective equipment (eye protection, dust mask, nitrile gloves).
- Ability to work overtime, extended hours, and weekends as business demands.
- Must adhere to quality and safety standards established by FDA and other regulatory agencies.
- Ability to work in changing environments (reduced lighting, increased noise, temperature variances, dust, etc.).