Senior Maintenance Mechanic
Our Manufacturing Operations teams are the people that make our products. We work in the manufacturing plants with a “Safety First, Quality Always” mindset striving for continuous improvement. We work in the local plant connected to our global manufacturing network to ensure the highest quality of raw materials, intermediates and finished products.
Under the direction of Maintenance Coach:
Sets up, adjusts, repairs, and maintains all Pharmaceutical process equipment.
Performs calibrations and maintains industrial instrumentation standards. Carries out industrial maintenance functions in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices and prepares technical documentation on as needed basis. Participates in the establishment and improvement of new and existing process equipment.
Provides technical specifications and information to Research and Development, Process-Project Engineers, and other requestors.
Write installs, and tests measuring and non-measuring logic controller programming.
Primary focus will involve maintaining process equipment by developing/performing PM's, developing/performing instrument calibrations, installing new equipment, completing validation protocols, documenting work using a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS - SAP) and other duties as requested by the maintenance coach.
All equipment (packaging, manufacturing, and utilities) used in the Pharmaceutical operation.
Diagnostic, test, and comparison standards used in industrial and laboratory calibration programs.
Machine shop equipment: lathe, drill press, grinder, a milling machine, gas and electric welder, and power cutting tools. Electric programming and diagnostic equipment.
Precision calibrated equipment necessary for the complete maintenance of state-of-the-art pharmaceutical laboratory processes used in the manufacture and packaging of ethical drugs.
Programmable logic controller & other computer interfaced controller equipment.
High School diploma or Equivalent
Required Experience and Skills:
5 years of industrial maintenance experience or 2 year technical degree with 3 years of maintenance experience or equivalent.
A primary knowledge in the industrial maintenance environment.
Mechanical and electrical trouble shooting skills. Will possess these skills to be effective in this area without further skills training.
Will be able to read electrical prints and P&ID control loops.
Preferred Experience and Skills:
2-year technical degree with 5 years of maintenance experience or equivalent.
Our Manufacturing & Supply Division is dedicated to being the most trusted supplier of biopharmaceuticals worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, create a reliable global manufacturing network that’s devoted to delivering a high-quality, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time.
Who we are …
We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Rahway, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.
What we look for …
Imagine getting up in the morning for a job as important as helping to save and improve lives around the world. Here, you have that opportunity. You can put your empathy, creativity, digital mastery, or scientific genius to work in collaboration with a diverse group of colleagues who pursue and bring hope to countless people who are battling some of the most challenging diseases of our time. Our team is constantly evolving, so if you are among the intellectually curious, join us—and start making your impact today.
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Shift:2nd - Evening, 3rd - Night
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