Maintenance Technician

  • Formulated Solutions
  • Largo, FL, USA
  • Jul 31, 2017
Full time Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Job Description

This is a 2nd shift opening: 3:30PM-12:00AM

PRIMARY PURPOSE:

Responsible for the operating, maintaining and set ups of packaging/production equipment used in our facility, in addition to providing maintenance support to our facility. assists maintenance team members in the performance of general inspections, mechanical repair, electronic analysis and preventive maintenance of production and related equipment.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for maintaining good operating conditions of machinery used in the manufacturing work area and systems assigned.

· Participates in the creation of equipment set up sheets for change overs.

· Responsible for accurate set ups of equipment from set up sheets.

· Cleans and organizes work area according to production and safety standards.

  • Repairs and maintain machinery and equipment used in the manufacturing process according to standards.
  • Performs preventative maintenance inspections and prepares inspection reports concerning operation of equipment and mechanical condition of equipment.
  • Participate in the establishment of new equipment and the improvement of existing process equipment.
  • Responsible for performing assignments in conformance with appropriate Regulatory (cGMP's) and departmental Standard Operating Procedures which assure the quality of our products.
    • Documents all work performed; complies with acceptable current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) standards.
  • Helps to attain goals of the maintenance department and the facility by contributing ideas and suggestions.
  • Contributes to the production of a quality product which requires quality equipment maintained and updated by the maintenance department.
  • Uses critical thinking skills to determine possible causes of equipment failure.
    • Responsible for communicating with employees and management as to potential problems that need addressing or opportunities that may be acted upon.
    • Must be a self-starter and have the initiative to create work when the daily tasks are completed.

· Assumes other duties and responsibilities as required.

QUALIFICATION:

A. Required

a. Strong background in electrical, mechanical, and packaging/ process equipment.

b. Must be able to troubleshoot equipment in a timely manner.

c. Must have working knowledge of PLC programs, a strong background in electrical, and mechanical.

d. Must have excellent documentation and verbal communication skills.

e. Must possess the ability to work independently and effectively with peers, and display strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

B. Preferred Additional

a. Two or more years' experience in a cGMP manufacturing environment is preferred.

b. Machine Shop Knowledge.

CRITICAL SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

· Extra considerations offered to candidates with prior experience in the aerosol industry.

· Extra considerations offered to candidates with cGMP, FDA and/or medical device experience.

· Ability to lift 35-50 pounds on a regular basis.

· Can work in/around/under/over equipment safely and with the ability to diagnose and repair on the job.

COMPUTER SKILLS:

Technical Skills and Experience

Proficient in the use and knowledge of PCs.

Education and/or Training

High school diploma or GED required. Individuals with equivalent combination of education, training and related experience will be considered.

Company Description Formulated Solutions, LLC is a complete manufacturing and product development company - offering clients nearly all aspects of brand creation and product fulfillment. Our main focus is on consumer healthcare, cosmetic, aerosol and drug development. Over 250 products on the shelf today were developed or modified by our industry-recognized team members. Our dedicated people make success happen. At Formulated Solutions, we pride ourselves in our teamwork, innovation and customer-focused processes. We have the advantage of an informal small-company culture with big-company ideas and a global reach. Our innovative products are sold world-wide. We effectively blend state-of-the-art e-commerce with personal contact to provide unmatched products and customer support thanks to our outstanding team.