Title:  Maintenance Mechanic I

Date:  Jun 23, 2022
Location:  New Brunswick - OHM
Company:  Ohm Laboratories Inc , USA

Job Summary

 

Maintenance of  pharmaceutical manufacturing plant/equipment/utilities maintaining compliance with all state and federal guidelines with emphasis on current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) requirements. This is a third shift position

 

 

Area Of Responsibility

 

Under General Supervision to perform Mechanical Maintenance :

  • Perform Preventive Maintenance and breakdown maintenance of tablet and capsule manufacturing and packaging equipment
  • Experience for maintenance of Glatt and Niro fluid bed driers, tablet press, capsule filler, bottle packaging line, blister packaging equipment require
  • Perform equipment installation and operational qualification protocol or non-routine tasks as necessary.
  • Troubleshoot issues and problems for optimal running efficiency by solving simple to complex problems related to equipment or process.
  • Maintain documents related to PM, breakdown maintenance and usage logbook
  • Maintain spare parts inventory
  • Develop and maintains records on pharmaceutical manufacturing equipment, utilities, and systems to maintain operations and validation
  • Support area validation/calibration/certification efforts and the transfer of new processes to the manufacturing area
  • Perform equipment/utility/plant maintenance as needed
  • Follow all company policies related to job safety
  • Support operations improvement/maintenance projects
  • Perform improvements/maintenance as required to support all operations

 

Work Conditions:

Environmental related to manufacturing/production environments:

  • Noise: Sufficient noise, either constant or intermittent, to cause marked distraction or possible injury to sense of hearing.
  • Fumes: Smoky or vaporous emissions, usually odorous, thrown off as the result of combustion or chemical reaction.
  • Odors: Unpleasant smells.
  • Gases: Examples include carbon monoxide and ozone.
  • Dust: Airborne particles of any kind, such as textile dust, wood, and silica.
  • Hazards: Conditions where there is danger to life, health or bodily injury such as closeness to moving mechanical parts; working on scaffolding and high places; exposure to burns, radiant energy, explosives,  toxic chemicals, and electric shock.

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Stand, walk, sit, use hands and fingers to handle or feel, reach with hands and arms
  • Climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, talk or hear, taste or smell
  • Close, distance and peripheral vision; depth perception, ability to focus
  • Ability to operate production equipment and hand tools
  • Operate computer/office machines
  • Wear Safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves
  • Lift up to 70 lbs.

Travel Estimate

Up to     0   %

Education and Job Qualification

 

  • High School/Trade School/Vocational School Diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Black Seal Boiler License & HVAC Certification are preferred
  • Ability to read electrical drawings and control diagrams
  • Ability to identify replacement parts from manuals and other resources
  • Good Math and Computer Skills including MS Office and some experience with SAP
  • Electrical and Control Troubleshooting skills with use of instrumentation (Multimeter)
  • Welding, and plumbing knowledge including the ability to sweat copper tubing
  • Knowledge of HVAC Systems and troubleshoot using the Building Management System
  • Knowledge of Compressed Air/Pneumatic Systems and Troubleshooting
  • Fabricate sheet metal guards and other simple replacement parts
  • Operational understanding and troubleshooting process of manufacturing equipment such as Blenders, Sifters, Mills, Printing Machines, Dust Collectors, Tablet Dedusters, and Packaging Equipment
  • Basic Operational understanding and troubleshooting process for medium level equipment such as Compression Machines, High Shear Mixers, Film Coaters, and Capsule Fillers
  • Good Interpersonal skills
  • Basic understanding of cGMP and OSHA Regulations
  • The requirement for English language proficiency for this job role is Basic – A2 (comparable to Global CEFR Basic A2) level based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

Experience

 

•             Minimum four (4) years of Mechanical Maintenance experience in pharmaceutical solid oral product manufacturing.