• Maintenance Mechanic Jobs in United States Of America

  • Pfizer Inc.
  • United States Of America, Usa

Job Description:


This position maintains and repairs all bulk manufacturing, filling, packaging, inspection, and conveying systems and equipment as well as maintains and repairs facilities and Utilities equipment to ensure operation as specified and in compliance with cGMP requirements and the Occupational Health and Safety Act for a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility as part of a dedicated team bringing lifesaving penicillin treatments to our patients

This position will serve as a maintenance advisor in areas of engineering (process design, material selection, documentation, calibration, testing and problem solving methodology, project scope and follow up)

Responsible for priority assessment and decision making as it relates to troubleshooting, diagnostics, disassembly, assembly, repair, identifying and replacing parts and a proactive maintenance of systems and mechanical equipment in a cost effective manner


Equipment Preventive Maintenance Responsibilities

Performs Preventive and predictive Maintenance of Production, Packaging and Utilities equipment and controls systems, following the established guidelines for the CMMS system, equipment operational procedures, site and Manufacturer recommended maintenance practices
Reports opportunities captured during Preventive Maintenance execution
Provides recommendations for Preventive Maintenance task improvements
Follow the weekly maintenance plan and alerts when there might be a risk of not complying with the schedule
Generates Maintenance work order to report and coordinate repairs for task out of the scope of the Preventive Maintenance

Equipment Troubleshooting Responsibilities

Installs, inspects, troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains the equipment of all manufacturing, filling, packaging, inspection equipment and provides customer training in the implementation of those systems
A basic knowledge of machining principles is required which includes working from blueprints, sketches, or measurements, utilizes power tools (Mills, Lathes, Welders, etc) in machine shop to fabricate and modify parts from various materials including stainless steel and plastic
Required to read and understand drawings / blueprints, utilizing this knowledge for the installation / repair of new and existing equipment
Aligns and replaces mechanical seals and impellers/propellers in pumps and mixers
Realigns spindles and shafts, scraping and fitting precision bearings, electric motor gearing, gearboxes, repairing and adjusting clutches, repairing valves, solenoids and cylinders, fitting precision parts, cutting and matching gears, changing feed and speed control gears, setting automatic timing devices, aligning and balancing work and ensuring that the completed work is properly functioning and in a safe operating condition
Required to read and understand drawings / blueprints and P & ids
Develop solutions to routine problems following established Pfizer policies and procedures
Utilizes tools, equipment, ladders, lifts, etc, in safe manner per plant safety procedures Maintains a clean and safe job-site at all times Participates in safety training programs
Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical mechanisms (doors, seals, etc) on equipment such as sterilizers
Utilizes tools, equipment, ladders, lifts, etc, in safe manner per plant safety procedures Maintains a clean and safe job-site at all times Participates in safety training programs
Reads and follows SOPs, Job Aids, PMs, work orders and other required documents and procedures necessary to correctly install and maintain product manufacturing, filling equipment and packaging equipment

Projects Responsibilities

Provides support for Capital projects which includes but not limited to the introduction of new equipment, new processes, changes in processes, equipment upgrades and improvements
Support validation activities of equipment, product or processes as required This can include installation, EHS inspection, drawing verification, instrumentation verification, measurements and / or functional testing

Documentation Responsibilities

Completes documentation required for maintenance work and line utilization logs
Use CMMS to document work orders
Properly document in Log books

Training, SOPs and GMP Responsibilities

Reads and follows SOPs, Job Aids, PMs, work orders and other required documents and procedures necessary to correctly install and maintain product manufacturing, filling equipment and packaging equipment
Must be able to complete sterile garb training and work aseptically in manufacturing areas
Provides customer training in the implementation of systems
Complete trainings in Plateu and others
Recommends changes to Maintenance tasks and/or SOPs

EHS Responsibilities

Follows safety procedures, recommended practices, job safety, and safe work permit and complies with plant safety programs at all time
Report any abnormal situation that can impact environment, health and or safety of the colleague

Communication Responsibilities

Communicates all work-related activities to production supervisors and Quality Assurance where applicable
Maintain an open and effective channel of communication with direct Supervisor, Operational areas and Functional areas This includes but not limited to Process Engineers, Manufacturing Supervisors, Manufacturing Technicians, Manufacturing Operator, Maintenance and Automation Technicians, Reliability Engineers among others

General / Other Responsibilities

Assists other trades when necessary and or perform other duties as instructed
Ability to learn how to operate Power trucks / Power lift and elevated platforms
Housekeeping Responsible for keeping assigned areas, as well as general areas clean and organized
Makes reasonable judgement in the use of spare parts for Maintenance works, returns non-use parts and reports any parts that can be repair
Escort Contractors
Attend meetings as requested
May perform any other engineering duty as requested



Required High school diploma and / or general education on degree (GED) Manager will consider Licensed Journeyman Machine Repair, Licensed Journeyman Machine builder, Licensed Journeyman Machinist or License Journeyman Millwright

Desired College degree, computer skills, and documentation skills

Desired College degree, computer skills, and documentation skills


Required Six years of experience in a manufacturing environment

Desired Maintenance experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing or food-processing environment

Language ability

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals, Write routine reports and correspondence

Math ability

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals, compute rate, ratio and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs

Reasoning ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form Deal with problem involving several concrete variables in standardized situations

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical/Medicine, Manufacturing/Industrial
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 08th Apr 2020

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