Our Manufacturing Operations teams are the people that make our
products. We work in the manufacturing plants with a "Safety First,
Quality Always" mindset striving for continuous improvement. We
work in the local plant connected to our global manufacturing
network to ensure the highest quality of raw materials,
intermediates and finished products.
Our company is a global health care leader with a diversified
portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health
products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in
the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the
space where our company has codified its legacy for over a century.
Our companies success is backed by ethical integrity, forward
momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in
Our company is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who
are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals
and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our
external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an
interdependent global manufacturing network that's committed to
delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients
on time, every time, across the globe.
* Current opening is for 1st shift (07:00 - 15:30)
Under the direction of Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance
Technician sets up, adjusts, repairs, and maintains bio-tech
processing and utility support equipment. Carries out industrial
maintenance functions in accordance with current Good Manufacturing
Practices and prepares technical documentation. Participates in the
establishment and improvement of new and existing process/utility
equipment. The Primary focus will involve maintaining
process/utility equipment by developing/performing Product
Management Systems (PM's), documenting work using a computerized
maintenance management system Computerized Maintenance Management
System (CMMS) - Systems Applications and Products (SAP) and other
duties as requested by the Maintenance Manager.
The position also requires a rotating night/weekend on-call
emergency coverage rotation required 1 week approximately every 2
months where the technician is accountable to respond to equipment
operation alarms during unmanned hours.
* Utility Equipment: steam boilers, chillers, air handlers, air
compressors, Deionized Water , ect.
* Process Equipment: fermenters, process tanks, centrifuges,
autoclaves, Clean In Place (CIP) systems, microfluidizers, ect.
* Packaging Equipment: injection filler, unscramble, capper,
labeler, tray packer, etc.
* Machine shop equipment: drill press, grinder, gas, and
electric welder, power cutting tools, etc.
* High School diploma or Equivalent with trade school,
certifications, or college-level courses related to
construction/maintenance trades (preferred).
Required Qualifications and Skills:
* Seven (7) years of industrial maintenance experience or two
(2) year technical degree with five (5) years of maintenance
experience or equivalent.
* A primary knowledge in the industrial maintenance
* Mechanical and electrical troubleshooting skills are essential
and must possess these skills to be effective in this area without
further skills training.
* Ability to read electrical prints and Piping and
Instrumentation Drawing (P&ID) control loops.
* Demonstrated ability to maintain a strong safety culture
within daily activities.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
* Maintenance experience within the Pharmaceutical or
Biopharmaceutical industry preferred.
* Knowledge of generator maintenance preferred.
* Experience with boiler operation, maintenance, and chemical
* Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) and refrigerant
* Welding skills.
* Proficient working with Microsoft Office Suite including Word,
Excel, Outlook; SAP knowledge preferred.
* Experience with Building Management Software (preferably
* Ability to use HMI (Human Machine Interface) & Supervisory
Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system for troubleshooting and
Your role at our company is integral to helping the world meet
new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we're
counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful
contributions to global medical advancement. At our company, we're
inventing for life.
Our company is an equal opportunity employer,
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - proudly embracing diversity in
all of its manifestations.
Our Manufacturing & Supply Division is dedicated to being the
most trusted supplier of bio-pharmaceuticals worldwide. Our
facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and
partners, create a reliable global manufacturing network that's
devoted to delivering a high quality, reliable supply to customers
and patients on time, every time.
Who we are
We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA
in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more
than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward
medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging
diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of
research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the
prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and
animals around the world.
What we look for
In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want
to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling
breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage
you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and
diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue
Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career
Invent. Impact. Inspire.
NOTICE FOR INTERNAL APPLICANTS
In accordance with Managers' Policy - Job Posting and Employee
Placement, all employees subject to this policy are required to
have a minimum of twelve (12) months of service in current position
prior to applying for open positions.
If you have been offered a separation benefits package, but have
not yet reached your separation date and are offered a position
within the salary and geographical parameters as set forth in the
Summary Plan Description (SPD) of your separation package, then you
are no longer eligible for your separation benefits package. To
discuss in more detail, please contact your HRBP or Talent
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can engage in a hiring process that exhibits their true
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We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing
diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way
to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in
an inclusive environment. We encourage our colleagues to
respectfully challenge one another's thinking and approach problems
collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to
fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.
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Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, also known as Merck
Sharp & Dohme Corp., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, does not accept
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