Utility Techn - Stationary Engineer - First Shift
Location: West Point, Pennsylvania
Posted: December 22, 2016
Reference ID: USW001611
Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company - one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you'll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
Under the supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor and direction of the maintenance team leader, operates monitors, maintains, and responds to alarms of building utility systems including: water chillers, cooling towers, condenser water, high priority water treatment (softeners, de-ionization and reverse osmosis units and stills), cleans team, building steam and condensate, compressed all and vacuum systems. Maintains logs, necessary paperwork, and completes documentation in a cGMP compliant fashion. Documents work activities completely through work orders and daily labor record Stationary engineers will perform maintenance on any equipment or facilities which their skills support in a compliant quality manner. Stationary engineers are part of the Utilities Technician work group and will primarily share work assignments within their job grouping with no inherent or "system imposed" limits. Based on business needs Utilities Technicians will perform maintenance activities including crossing between job groupings where skills are common. Work assignments, buildings, and equipment are not exclusive to any craft, job grouping, or employee.. Position may include some responsibility for maintaining significant business systems (e g. Maximo data, planning, procurement, and scheduling) including the authority to assign, coordinate, and maintain work for others.
Education Minimum Requirement:
High School diploma or equivalent (GED).
Graduation from a recognized/accredited trade school with at least six months full time emphasis (5 hours/day x 3 days/week) in industrial power plant and refrigeration equipment operations
Navy Boiler Technician and Machinist Mate, State Stationary Engineer Seal, and Merchant
Marine QMED or Engineer programs/licenses meet this requirement
Required Experience and Skills:
Three years recent (within last 10 years) full-time experience (6,000 hours) operating industrial power plant equipment and controls (must include: chillers, cooling towers, air compressors, and water treatment equipment) .. A basic understanding of chemical
and water treatment and computer use is required.
Held the position of Stationary Engineer at Merck & Co , Inc West Point within the last seven
Preferred Experience and Skills:
Courses in high purity water, cooling towers, water treatment, reverse osmosis, steam utilization.
Recent experience operating centrifugal chillers (electrical and turbine driven) greater than 600 tons, air compressors and desiccant air dryers greater than 250 cfm, and high purity (WFI and USP grade) water system equipment including reverse osmosis, deionization, vapor compression and multi-effect distillation units. Operational experience in the emergency/building electrical generators and hands-one experience with hazardous Energy control (lockout/tagout) procedures
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