Machine Maintenance Mechanic

    • Albany, NY

Site Name: USA - New York - Oak Hill
Posted Date: May 1 2020
Machine Maintenance Mechanic

Maintain production and facility equipment assets by performing routine preventative and predictive
maintenance. Troubleshoot and correct equipment breakdowns and failures.

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

  • Perform preventive maintenance, repairs, and overhauls on all equipment as required. Diagnose equipment problems and take corrective action to achieve optimum line efficiency. Recommend and implement equipment modifications to increase reliability.
  • Independently set up, changeover, and repair filling equipment and packaging lines. Support operations in line changeovers, which include the disassembly and re-assembly of Packaging/Manufacturing related line equipment.
  • Assist in the diagnosis of machine electronic controls, sensors, servers and drives.
  • Understand other systems that impact line efficiency or operation (pumps, scales, etc.).
  • Perform assigned preventative maintenance in order to sustain line performance and document all work preventative and breakdown related in CMMS system.
  • Install new and repair existing equipment from written specifications such as blueprints, equipment manuals, engineering sketches, and verbal instruction.
Documentation & Procedures:
  • Complete paperwork in strict accordance with SOP and GMP requirements
  • Follow site Safety policies and procedures including: LOTO, PTW, and Machine Guarding.
  • Document all work performance via the work order system as directed. Report PM, Changeover, Downtime performance with supervision and recommend improvements. Review and make recommendations to improve maintenance plans for equipment.
  • Participate in site improvement initiatives to include Root Cause Analysis (RCA), Breakdown Analysis. Ability to work with outside vendors to recommend component or equipment modifications.
  • Required to work overtime to meet company or department needs and flexibility to change shifts as needed.
Why you?
Basic Qualifications:
We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
High School diploma or equivalent required. Technical trade school certificate preferred
  • 3-5 years experience troubleshooting and repairing High Speed automated, packaging equipment (Tube fillers, cartoners, overwrappers, case packers, palletizers, barcode and weight inspectors, and ink jet printer).
  • Technical trade school certificate.
  • Welding knowledge of Tig, Mig, Arc and Gas preferred
Basic sheet metal skills including guarding fabrication and layout

Preferred Qualifications:
If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
  • Bachelors Degree

Why GSK?
Our values and expectations are 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

*This is a job description to aide in the job posting, but does not include all job evaluation details.

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