Production Maintenance Mechanic
Aiken , South Carolina
October 23, 2017
Basic qualifications:
• Industrial Mechanic or Production Mechanic with Associate 2-year Degree in Mechanical/Electrical Technology and/or Related Maintenance Technology experience
• 5-10 years equivalent experience in Operations/Production Maintenance
• Knowledge of personal computers and computer control systems, current CMMS software, Computer Microsoft Office preferred, or the ability to obtain competency for the above within 90 days.
• High school or vocational-technical school graduate with a combination of formal training and experience equal to five years of industrial safety environment experience required.
• Strong communication, team, and problem-solving skills.
• Two years' experience within a pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, medical device or similarly aligned business.
• Demonstrated familiarity with cGMPs, regulatory guidelines and standard operating procedures.
• Must be able to lift 20-50 pounds.
• At least 20% of the position frequent movement (up and down).

Preferred qualifications:
• Trade school graduate or completion of a recognized apprenticeship program with three years' experience as a Mechanical/Electrical technician in an industrial/Production environment preferred.

The Maintenance Mechanic must be able to acquire and fill the position of Operations/Production Mechanic with a thorough knowledge, understanding and work experience in a FDA regulated customer healthcare drug facility. Production Maintenance Mechanic must have a clear working knowledge base of GMP documentation from creation to execution within computerized maintenance management systems' records or work orders.

Production Maintenance Mechanic must be a self motivated person with an attention to detail in operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of Production systems. Production Maintenance Mechanic must be capable to work alone in electrical rooms, mechanical spaces, specific Clean room areas and confined spaces. Production Maintenance Mechanic must have the ability to multi-task within a specialized group or department team. Production Maintenance Mechanic must be willing to work any shift necessary.

Key Responsibilities:
•Maintains and troubleshoot Packaging or Manufacturing control systems.
• Maintains and troubleshoot Packaging or Manufacturing equipment drive systems.
• Maintain and troubleshoots Packaging or Manufacturing Mechanical/Vacuum conveying.
• Responsible for Change Over /Set Up of Packaging and Manufacturing Equipment
• Responsible for Completion of Preventative and Corrective Work Orders.
• Responsible for cGMPs documentation relating to preventive or corrective work performed on Packaging or Manufacturing Equipment.

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