Production Mechanic

Basic qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent required

Mechanical are of specilization

3 year mechanical experience in a cGMP or pharmaceutical environment

1 – 3 year mechanical experience in all GMS Operations areas inclusive of Gantrez

Preferred qualifications:

Strong problem solving and reasoning skills.

Computer knowledge such as but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite or Learning Management Systems

Demonstrated ability to maintain control in stressful situations, and perform well under pressure.

Interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.

Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds for short distances

Basic mathematical computation

Visual inspection of equipment and packaging components

Troubleshoot Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)

Ability to read and interpret machine manuals, this includes diagrams and/or drawings, part numbers

Able to handle change in team requirements such as rotation of roles, work schedules and unexpected events. Must be able to work any shift

Able to learn new technology and communicate with equipment manufacturers for process improvement

Support site Operational Excellence initiatives

Maintains safe and clean work environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.


Job Description Summary -

Job Description-

Strict adherence to Lock Out and Tag Out (LOTO) procedures and Zero Access Guarding

Read, interpret and adhere to all training for established SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures), EHS (Environmental, Health and Safety) and cGMPs (current Good Manufacturing Practices).

Troubleshoot and maintain high speed packaging equipment which includes but not limited to preventative maintenance tasks

Monitor and diagnose machinery for proper timing and phasing

Identify worn components, repair and replace

Troubleshoot sensors, bearings, pulleys and gear boxes

Completion of shift handoff checklist to ensure thorough handoff of settings information

Continuous improvement ideas and implementation

Ensure area escalation process is followed

Performing set up and adjustments to packaging equipment to ensure to assign machines run to peak efficiency

Contact information:

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