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Thermo Fisher Scientific Senior Maintenance Technician (3rd shift Fri-Mon) in Grand Island, New York

When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you will do important work, and you will be valued and recognized for your performance. With talented managers and inspiring coworkers to support you, you will find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

How will you make an impact?

Production line mechanic with controls experience and PLC knowledge. Trouble shoot, repair and maintain production lines and manufacturing equipment.

Hours: 3rd shift Friday- Monday. Will train on 1st Monday-Friday.

What will you do?

In this role you may complete some or all of the following duties:

  • Perform standard equipment repairs and maintenance under the guidance of senior staff.

  • Assist Manufacturing staff in monitoring operating equipment on a daily basis, troubleshooting problems and inefficiencies and recommending possible solutions.

  • Order, re-stock and maintain the inventory of spare parts, consumables and change tooling supplies.

  • Maintain other department equipment as needed.

  • Assist in maintaining required departmental records and documentation according to Company SOP's and the requirements of external parties.

  • Assist in documenting daily facilities and manufacturing equipment operation and maintenance.

  • May perform other related duties as required and/or assigned.

How will you get here?


Associates degree in electromechanical technology OR 10 years of experience in a maintenance role focused on automation


  • Requires at least 5 years of Allen Bradley controls experience with emphasis on PLCs and Servos

  • Good written and verbal communication skills, customer service and mechanical/electrical skills.

Physical and Environmental Requirements:

Works in a lab, manufacturing, and/or warehouse environment. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 40 lbs. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate. Occasional periods of high noise level, which requires hearing protection, may exist. Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed. Occasional local travel may be required. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

What Thermo Fisher Offers to Employees:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits effective on first day of employment

  • Paid Time Off - Eligible to accrue Paid Time Off (PTO), pro-rated based on start date

  • Paid Holidays

  • 401(K) Retirement Plan - Company Matching Contribution up to 6%

  • Shift Premium for 2nd and 3rd shift employees

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, veteran status, age or disability status.