Thermo Fisher Scientific Equipment Maintenance Technician - Night Shift in Lenexa, Kansas

Job Description

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

How will you make an impact?

Responsible for setting up, maintaining and upgrading production and facilities equipment and systems to prevent unscheduled down time.

What will you do?

  • Make minor repairs or adjustments as instructed by a work orders or verbal requests on production process equipment and anything supporting production.

  • Troubleshoot electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic systems as required.

  • Perform preventative maintenance on all production process equipment on a scheduled basis.

  • Use equipment manuals and documentation to troubleshoot, tune and to find part numbers to make repairs.

  • Should possess strong customer service skills. Able to use input from equipment operators to develop a strategy for repairs.

  • Needs to manage a changing work load and be able to prioritize repairs.

  • Walk and stand up to six (6) hours at a time, up to 12 hours a day, with frequent squatting, stooping, kneeling, bending, twisting at waist, and climbing ladders.

  • Possess the abilities to perform the physical requirements of the assigned job as identified by the Job Safety Analysis with or without reasonable accommodations. General physical requirements include lifting, standing, climbing and hand manipulations.

  • Perform all duties in accordance to GMP/QSR guidelines and adhere to all relative Microbiology Division SOP’s

  • Perform all work activities in a safe manner.

  • Arrive to work on time and work during scheduled work hours, working additional overtime as needed.

  • Report any actual or potential safety hazards to management.

How will you get here?

​High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Possess vocational or technical knowledge and at least three years of experience in a manufacturing environment performing light maintenance.

  • Possess basic knowledge of electronics and strong troubleshooting abilities.

  • Experience in lean manufacturing environment is preferred. Experience on 5S or SMED projects would be helpful.

  • Must have sufficient mechanical aptitude and technical skill to work with minimal supervision within established procedures

  • Adhere to EHS policies and procedures and ensure a safe and healthy workplace environment

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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