Maintenance Technician

West Pharmaceutical Services Jersey Shore , PA 17723

Posted 2 months ago

Working at West means having an opportunity to work by the side of our patients and customers, our global team members and the communities in which we operate - which all help contribute to a Healthier World.

At West, we are by the side of patients. The work we do impacts patients' lives each and every day - our products are a critical part of healthcare delivery and we are proud of the role we play to improve patient health. We work by the side of our team members. We come together as one global team to deliver for our customers and help them address their challenges. We are a diverse, close-knit community of professionals, where everyone has a voice and opportunity to learn and grow through mutual trust and respect. With a 95 year plus history, we have a track record for success, which includes reported sales of $2.14B in 2020. We serve by the side of our community. Giving back is in our DNA-our team members across more than 50 sites globally are involved with hundreds of charities that have special meaning to them through our West Without Borders team member-led giving program.

Job Summary:

Performs all maintenance related duties on process and ancillary equipment within the Molding and HVP process areas.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complete preventative maintenance, line clears, and, die changes on all trim presses

  • Perform simple Machinist Duties as needed

  • Provide emergency /unscheduled repairs to equipment as needed based on priorities provided

  • Perform advanced mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic repairs and installation

  • Complete repairs of process and support equipment

  • Provide guidance to team members

  • PLC and computer skills

  • Housekeeping duties as necessary and applicable

  • Assist with designing and installing systems

  • Assist with writing and revising maintenance procedures and produce drawings and wiring diagrams

  • Read and interpret manuals and workorders to perform required maintenance and service to diagnose problems, repair or replace parts

  • Willingness to learn new equipment and processes as required

  • Comply with safety procedures and maintain a clean work environment

  • Perform other duties as required

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school of equivalent; Prefer associates degree in electronical/mechanical field or 5 or more years' experience with electronical/mechanical equipment in an industrial setting

  • Machine shop experience a plus

  • Microsoft Office

  • Understanding of cGMPs

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to be aware of all relevant SOPs as per Company policy as they are related to the position covered by this Job Description

  • Support and contribute in Lean Sigma programs and activities towards delivery of the set target

  • Welding experience preferred

  • Able to comply with the company's safety policy at all times

  • Able to comply with the company's quality policy at all times.

Travel Requirements

  • Must be able to travel up to 5% of the time

Physical & Mental Requirements:

  • Ability to lift and move up to 40 pounds

  • Ability to learn, understand, and remember normal tasks.

  • Ability to see and read letters, numbers, characters, or symbols and identify colors.

  • Must maintain the ability to work well with others in a variety of situations.

  • Must be able to multi-task, work under time constraints, problem solve, and prioritize.

  • Ability to make independent and sound judgments.

  • Use written and oral communication skills

  • Read and interpret data, information and documents

  • Analyze and solve problems

  • Observe and interpret situations

  • Learn and apply new information or new skills

  • Work under deadlines with constant interruptions

West is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. If you have a special need that requires accommodation in order to apply to West, please send an email to kimberley.eby@westpharma.com. Where permitted by law, an offer of employment with West Pharmaceutical Services, or any of its subsidiary or affiliate companies, is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of background screening and/or a pre-employment drug screening.

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