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Maintenance Technician-Day Shift

Company: Takeda Pharmaceutical
Location: Madison
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

By clicking the "Apply" button, I understand that my employment application process with Takeda will commence and that the information I provide in my application will be processed in line with Takeda's Privacy Notice and Terms of Use . I further attest that all information I submit in my employment application is true to the best of my knowledge.Job DescriptionAbout the role:The Maintenance Technician II maintains and troubleshoots process and electrical equipment that support the manufacturing process areas. Strict adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), cGMPs, and Quality Standards in a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing facility are mandatory. Primary responsibilities include ensuring safe and efficient hands-on maintenance of manufacturing and utilities systems including WFI, RO, vessels, and components such as pumps, fans, valves, etc. Must be able to work 12-hour shifts during the day from 6:00am to 6:30pm 3 days one week and 4 days the next week, 12 hour shifts. This position requires every other weekend and holiday work. Overtime may be required.How you will contribute: Inspect, repair and maintain facility structures and equipment as directed by immediate supervisor and as assigned through work orders. Support the manufacturing floor by helping set up CIPs, COPs and equipment LOTOs. Perform preventive, corrective and predictive maintenance through CMMS system. Provide a moderate level of troubleshooting, diagnostic, and repair of process systems, equipment and equipment components which include : valves, pumps, gearboxes, variable frequency drives, utility skids, cleaning equipment, support equipment (lifts, hoists, doors, carts, etc.) All work must be completed following cGMPs, SOPs, job plans, and company policies. Develop and revise related SOPs or job plans/work plans for work related areas. Provide input in the development and continuous improvement of the maintenance procedures. Assist the maintenance supply team with maintaining an up-to-date working spare parts inventory system for the equipment/systems the team oversees. Ensure that operational log and work order documentation is completed with accurate information. Provide support of startup of new equipment to ensure it meets all mechanical design specifications. Develop a basic proficiency in one or more advanced maintenance technology and understand how to apply technology to improve equipment reliability (alignment, balancing, thermography, oil analysis, ultrasound, or vibration monitoring). Provide support on startup of equipment after completion of maintenance activities. Provide support during calibrations with LOTO or setting up flow path on manufacturing equipment. Must follow safety rules and ensure compliance with state and federal EPA regulation and laws. Attend required training and meetings. Other tasks may be assigned.What you bring to Takeda: Typically requires high school diploma or GED. 2+ years of experience. You will have a Trade School Certificate, Demonstrated mechanical experience, electrical background (up to 480VAC) preferred Collaborate with peers/teams. Seek outside resources. Understand schematics and job blueprints. Troubleshoot knowledge of miscellaneous equipment and process equipment and utilities (water systems, bulk delivery systems) and Manufacturing equipment such as vessels, mixers, valves, and pumps. May work in cold, wet environment; may work with sunlight and heat; may work with dust, gasses, and fumes; may be around moving equipment and machinery; may climb up to and into large processing tanks for cleaning or inspection; may work in areas requiring hearing protection and other protective equipment (PPE); may work around chemicals such as alcohol, acids and buffers that may require respiratory protection (PPE). Must be able to work 12-hour shifts during the day from 6:30am to 6:30pm five days one week and two 12 hour shifts the following week. This position requires every other weekend and holiday work. Overtime may be required. May be required to frequently kneel, stand, and walk to inspect and evaluate described maintenance activities.What Takeda can offer you: Comprehensive Healthcare: Medical, Dental, and Vision Financial Planning & Stability: 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days Community Outreach Programs and company match of charitable contributions Family Planning Support Professional development opportunities Tuition reimbursementImportant ConsiderationsAt Takeda, our patients rely on us to deliver quality products. As a result, we must follow strict rules in our manufacturing facilities to ensure we are not endangering the quality of the product. In this role, you may:Work in a controlled environment requiring special gowning and wear protective clothing over the head, face, hands, feet and body. This may include additional hearing protection for loud areas. Need to remove all make-up, jewelry, contact lenses, nail polish and artificial fingernails while in the manufacturing environment. Work in a cold, wet environment. Work multiple shifts, including weekends, or be asked to work supplemental hours. Work around chemicals such as alcohol, acids, buffers and Celite that may require respiratory protection.More about us:At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best in class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company to inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to provide Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.This posting excludes Colorado applicants.

EEO StatementTakeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law.LocationsUSA - GA - Social Circle - Hwy 278Worker TypeEmployeeWorker Sub-TypeRegularTime TypeFull time

Keywords: Takeda Pharmaceutical, Athens , Maintenance Technician-Day Shift, Professions , Madison, Georgia

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