Maintenance Specialist - 3rd Shift

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: Warsaw, Indiana
  • Posted: March 01, 2017
  • Reference ID: 5021161229-en-us

DePuy Synthes is recruiting for a Maintenance Specialist – 3rd Shift, located in Warsaw, IN.


DePuy Synthes is a Johnson & Johnson company that is one of the leaders in the medical device industry.  Our implants and instruments are used by orthopaedic surgeons to treat patients with conditions resulting from traumatic injuries, degenerative diseases, deformities, and sports related injuries.  Our environment is entrepreneurial, learning-driven, and is as challenging as it is rewarding.


DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most innovative and comprehensive orthopaedic and neurological business in the world.  DePuy Synthes Companies will offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of products, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, craniomaxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, we are creating one organization that will be agile and better equipped in today's evolving health care environment.  With a focus on activating insights to develop innovative, comprehensive solutions, we are inspired to advance patient care in greater ways than either company could accomplish on its own.


The Maintenance Specialist will:

  • Perform maintenance as required on all mechanical and electrical components of all manufacturing and processing equipment.
  • Perform maintenance on all auxiliary equipment, buildings, grounds, and vehicles as required.
  • Repair and maintain all mechanical, electrical, plumbing, carpentry and physical building.
  • Perform work as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Set-up and operate machines to repair or fabricate new repair parts.
  • Operate cutting and welding equipment.
  • Unload, move, install equipment, and operate forklifts and company vehicles.
  • Record maintenance work performed on equipment.
  • Read, interpret and perform work based on blueprints and/or CAD drawings.
  • Move material as requested and be responsible for the quality of work.
  • Be responsible for the cleaning and basic maintenance of equipment, general housekeeping and 6S activities within their work areas.
  • Perform the job in a safe and environmentally compliant manner by complying with all safety, regulatory and environmental rules, policies and procedures.


  • A minimum of a High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent is required.
  • Must have broad knowledge of mechanical equipment, electricity, plumbing, carpentry, construction and grounds keeping as acquired through a 4-year accredited apprenticeship OR a minimum of 8 years of diversified experience in industrial maintenance.
  • Experience with maintenance and troubleshooting of manufacturing equipment is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) is preferred.
  • The ability to utilize and apply to job responsibilities complex drawings, specifications, charts, tables, handbook formulas, shop mathematics and a wide variety of precision measuring instruments is required.
  • The ability to read, understand and apply relevant codes, including electrical codes and safety practices is required.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a forklift operator accreditation.
  • Must be able to read, comprehend and apply processes, criteria and required procedures.
  • The ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds is required.
  • Must be able to work 3rd Shift



Primary Location
United States-Indiana-Warsaw
DePuySynthes Products Inc (6149)
Job Function
Production Maintenance

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