Mechatronics Technician Apprentice

Your Responsibilities:
GSK is currently seeking entry level candidates for our Program Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship Program.

Our Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship is a paid, two-year program and an opportunity for you to develop new skills, knowledge and obtain a nationally recognised qualification in a trade.

You will attend classes part-time, studying theory elements of the apprenticeship and gaining some practical workshop experience. In addition, you will spend time in the production facility learning new skills while rotating through various engineering roles across the site.

Your rotations may include time in manufacturing, packaging, or utilities.Your apprenticeship will combine on-the-job learning with a program of training and development.

Your role may involve:
• Maintain and repair plant equipment to maximise production efficiency and minimise disruption to production (KPI's: Mean time to Repair, Mean time between failure, OEE)
• Maintain site equipment and facility to a high standard meeting regulatory expectations such that the site is audit ready at all times (KPI's: Successful Audits)
• Support implementation and execution of the Product Contamination Cause Elimination (PCCE) program (KPI: PCCE related deviations)
• Ensure all maintenance activities are carried out safely and good housekeeping is maintained (KPI: ZAPs due to Engineering activities)
• Take personal responsibility for quality in all aspects of maintenance work that will have impact on product quality (KPI's: Number of findings in quality audits, GMP deviations due to equipment issues)
• Initiate, encourage and implement JDI/CI projects that lead to reduce overall costs and improve cost effectiveness (KPI's: Ideas generated, Cost Savings)
• Ensure cost effectiveness of all maintenance jobs (KPI: Actual vs Forecast R&M budget)
• Ensure full usage of Computerised Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) for all engineering jobs (KPI: Work orders raised/closed)
• Provides timely technical advice to other departments for troubleshooting/continuous improvement to processes/systems (KPI: Customer Feedback)
• Familiar with GSK safety procedures, Standard Operating Procedures, Good Engineering Practise, GMP to carry out maintenance to high quality standards (KPI's: Number of findings during audits, Number of ZAPs raised for maintenance activities)
• Support implementation of GSK Production System (GPS) for engineering (KPI's: Safety, Defect and Waste Performance)
• Assist Maintenance Executives and Maintenance Manager to perform routine work planning with operations to enable seamless work handover and minimise disruption to production schedule (KPI's: Customer Feedback, Maintenance Manager/Exec feedback)


To be eligible for our Manufacturing & Process Industry Electrical Apprenticeship program, you will need:
• Eligible to work in Malaysia
• SKM Level 3 in an engineering related subject
• If successful in the position you must be willing to enrol and meet entry requirements with one of GSK's partner SHRDC in the preferred related instruction course;
• To be able to commute daily to GSK worksite and/ or related instruction facility;
• To be able to provide a copy of your Academic transcript on request.

Our recruitment process is rigorous and is designed to help both you and us determine if this is the right opportunity for you. Initially, you will be asked to complete an online application form which will include questions around your motivation for our Apprenticeship program and your interest in GSK. Our selection process will also include online assessments and a half-day group assessment.

Please submit your application online by clicking on the link below.

Why You?

Basic qualifications:
• Eligible to work in Malaysia
• SKM Level 3 in an engineering related subject
• If successful in the position you must be willing to enrol and meet entry requirements with one of GSK's partner SHRDC in the preferred related instruction course;
• To be able to commute daily to GSK worksite and/ or related instruction facility;


Preferred qualifications:

Why GSK?:
At GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) we are dedicated to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better, live longer. GSK is one of the world's leading research based healthcare companies, with over 100,000 employees in 150 countries across our Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare business.

We are proud of the difference we make and in 2016, FORTUNE Magazine ranked GSK #1 on its list of companies that are changing the world. The 'Change the World' list recognises companies that have made significant progress in sustainable, scalable approaches to addressing societal problems as part of their company strategy. Put simply, our focus is on improving access and affordability of medicines, regardless of where people live or their ability to pay.

GSK has been present in Asia for over 50 years and our commitment to the region is strengthened by the establishment of our purpose-built headquarters for Asia. Situated in Singapore, GSK Asia House is a further step in our long-standing strategy to grow and diversify our company - emphasizing the globally balanced business we have built over the years. To better support Asia, we focus on developing talent to improve our ability to make the right decisions for healthcare professionals, patients and consumers across the region.

In Malaysia, GSK has established a strong presence for over 50 years and is home to our operations in the area of pharmaceuticals, consumer healthcare, manufacturing, and Business Services Centre. GSK employs over 1000 staff in Malaysia.GSK is an exciting, rewarding and dynamic place to work. We thrive to be different from the conventional corporate ways of working. We pride ourselves on exemplary leadership and sense of community, and we offer a great platform for your personal and career development.

GSK Global Manufacturing & Supply - GSK's Global Manufacturing & Supply (GMS) plant produces leading consumer brands, services 13 global markets including Australia and New Zealand and is a leader in Good Manufacturing Practice and 'Premise/Factory of Choice" for industrial excellence in the region

Contact information:
You may apply for this position online by selecting the Apply now button.
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