Manufacturing Equipment Maintenance Technician

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Manati , PR 00674

Posted 2 months ago

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US - Puerto Rico - Manati


Job Description

When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.

How will you make an impact?

Under the supervision of the lead production mechanic/maintenance Supervisor will perform preventive maintenance, set-up, change over and repairs to all equipment used in the manufacturing and packaging areas in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, drawings and manufacturer specifications. This requires specialized knowledge and training in the mechanical, electrical, electro-pneumatic and/or electronic trades. The job's main focus is on tasks and duties that directly impact productivity. The job entails serving customers' requirements with cost effective, high quality products and services delivered on schedule

What will you do?

  • Assures that machinery is operated in accordance with manufacturing specifications and engineering recommendations.

  • Sets-up and trouble shoots machinery for mechanical, electrical and/or pneumatically problems following applicable procedures (set-up procedures, operating procedures and troubleshooting guide).

  • Verifies that all material and parts to be used are correct according to manufacturing and machinery specifications.

  • Constantly evaluates mechanical conditions which may lead to repairs such as to assure the non-interruption of production or costly breakage of machines.

  • Fabricate/modify machine parts, with close coordination with lead mechanic/maintenance engineer, using machine shop tools such as saws, milling machines, surface grinders, welders, etc.

  • Perform/follows applicable preventive maintenance schedule and records it in the appropriate document.

How will you get here?


  • Associate Degree in Industrial Mechanic or related field.


  • 3 -5 years of experience as industrial mechanic within pharmaceutical or medical device industry.

  • Refrigeration & HVCA knowledge in industrial equipment.

  • Experience with manufacturing equipment such as, Fette, HATA, blender, coater, granulators and fluid bed dryer.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Excellent understanding of quality and regulatory requirements in the pharmaceutical industry, including pharmaceutical GMPs.

  • Effective time management and prioritization skills.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Knowledge in Maximo

At ThermoFisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular missionenabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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