Industrial Mechanical/Electrical Multi-Craft Technician

Thermo Fisher Scientific
Middletown, VA
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Accountant, IT
Specialty Trades
Full Time
**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. Position Summary: + Performs corrective and preventive maintenance on production, utility, and facility equipment and instrumentation. This involves all necessary documentation and data collection associated w/performing calibrations/ preventive maintenance work and executing validations of production equipment. + Capable of interpreting and performing mechanical and electrical plans, reading technical drawings, drafts and sketches. + Works independently in performing various tasks + Assists other multi-craft maintenance personnel to resolve technical issues + Troubleshoots and repairs the following Production and facility equipment including but not limited to: + Electro-mechanical and electro-pneumatic systems. + Conveying and Palletizing Systems + Labeling, Capping and Filling Systems + Power transmission equipment + Low and High Pressure Boilers + Basic machine operation PLC-based control systems + AC (up to 480V) and DC electrical circuits + Equipment instrumentation verifications and calibrations + Documents all machine wiring equipment repairs and modifications and submits to the Engineering Department for data retention. + Makes recommendations for equipment and process improvements + Complies with all industry standard and company specific safety regulations + Follows all procedures to assure compliance with all regulatory requirements (ie, GMP). + Ability to navigate and be proficient with required job functions associated w/maintaining/modifying data base CMMS (Blue Mountain Regulatory Asset Management) + Recognizing and being accountable for the calibration/Preventive maintenance requirements of the Thermo Fisher Middletown facility + Performs other duties as assigned Minimum Requirements/Qualifications: + Vocational/Technical 2-year electro/mechanical certificate or electrical or mechanical union apprenticeship with 5-8 years experience in an automated manufacturing environment. Extensive relevant experience may be considered in lieu of certificate. Some pipefitting experience and knowledge is a plus. + Strong background in the electrical and mechanical trades. The ideal candidate would have a broad knowledge base of electrical, mechanical, pipefitting and machining lathe skill sets. Proven diagnostics and troubleshooting skills are a must. Physical Requirements: + May be required to work evenings and/or weekend hours in order to keep facilities and equipment operational. + Will be on call for manufacturing and facilities and must be able to work 2nd and 3rd shift emergencies. + May be exposed to cold, heat, noise, dust, fumes, paint, chemicals, oil, or grease depending upon the area in which work needs to be performed. + Will be required to gown-up to work in manufacturing and will wear hair covering on head and arms, and safety glasses with side shields. + Must be able to lift 75 lbs. + Must wear company provided uniform and safety glasses and safety shoes. Critical Hiring Criteria: + Proven ability to repair and maintain machinery + Must be able to read and understand electrical and mechanical blueprints, assembly drawings, bills of material, equipment and device manuals, and ladder logic. + Proficient in gauge readings and indicators of operational machines. + Above average mathematical/analytical skills to perform calculations. + Requires excellent organizational skills and ability to collect/sort and analyze data for record keeping. + Ability to recognize necessary equipment spare part components and procure if necessary. + Requires excellent troubleshooting skills. + Requires excellent verbal and written communication skills. + Requires a strong mechanical aptitude with basic fundamentals and hands-on of refrigeration, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. + Requires a strong electrical aptitude w/basic fundamentals of 120/208V electrical circuits/motors/breakers/relays and functions. + Must have basic computer skills. + Must be able to work well with others in various departments in a cooperative manner. At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission?enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. This position has not been approved for relocation benefits. *IND-SDG 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.