Facilities Mechanic II

Site Name: USA - Montana - Hamilton
Posted Date: Feb 10 2020
Are you looking for an opportunity to enhance your facilities expertise while providing technical support for capital improvement projects and equipment upgrades involving stationary and rotating equipment? If so, this is the role for you.

As Facilities Engineering Staff, you will be responsible for recommending preventative maintenance strategies to ensure reliability of critical plant equipment. You will also develop and recommend improvements and design changes for electrical and mechanical systems. Moreover, you will be responsible for assists Supervisor and Lead in performance of daily activities associated with routine and unscheduled maintenance as well as for the installation, set-up, preventative maintenance and repair of equipment associated with cGMP manufacturing operations. Comply with instructions on standard operating procedures and work instructions

This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career. These responsibilities include some of the following:

  • Execute preventive maintenance plans as assigned by the Supervisor and Lead.
  • Work to increase equipment reliability and reduce equipment and production down time
  • Promote a safety culture; perform work in a manner to ensure safety of co-workers, equipment and self
  • Remain current on RCRA and DOT training if required for role
  • Attend all mandatory training. Adhere to all GSK Quality Management System (QMS) policies and procedures as applicable for functional area
  • Ensure compliance and readiness for internal and external inspections and provide adequate support to inspected department.
  • Execute assigned work in a safe and timely manner.
  • Escalate safety and compliance issues to the Supervisor.
  • Provides support for continuous improvement, industrial excellence through the application of LEAN and Q U EST methodologies.
  • Act as a champion for continuous improvement, leveraging OE tools and processes.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for process improvements and presents ideas to process owner
  • Assist in monitoring and reporting of KPI's and metrics.

Why you?
Basic Qualifications:
We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • High School Diploma
  • Experience in Equipment maintenance, engineering and/or mechanics.
  • The role requires reading, writing, math and computer skills as well as some background in mechanics and/or maintenance.
Preferred Qualifications:
If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
  • Possession of a BS in science field or training/certification in a technical field
  • GMP manufacturing, engineering, equipment maintenance, compliance and personnel supervision.
  • To provide a better scientific understanding the manufacturing process and equipment operation and to help ensure adequate technical skills.
  • Combination of 2 years of relevant experience in GMP manufacturing and/or equipment diagnostic and maintenance.
  • The role of the facilities technician II is to perform maintenance and serve as an equipment SME. Previous experience in these areas is required.

Why GSK?
Our values and expectationsare at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.
These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:

  • Operating at pace and agile decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk.
  • Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.
  • Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning.
  • Sustaining energy and well-being
  • Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations.
  • Budgeting and cost-consciousness


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