Production Mechanic

Basic qualifications:

1 – 3 year mechanical experience in all GMS Operations areas

  • 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.

Preferred qualifications:

Vocational school certification or equivalent

Details:

Troubleshoot, operate and maintain high speed packaging equipment in a cGMP (current Good Manufacturing Practices) environment.

  • 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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