Packaging Equipment Mechanic Pharmaceutical

Industry

Pharmaceuticals

Advert ID

USA_479989

Location

Malvern

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD23.00-35.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Swiftwater, PA - (USA) 1 Discovery Drive PA Swiftwater , PA 18370

Branch Phone Number

570-957-2555

Job Description

The mechanic will be responsible for operating, troubleshooting and maintaining all packaging equipment for primary or secondary packaging operations. This shall include performing and maintaining a preventive equipment maintenance program for all packaging equipment used on site.



The mechanic will perform machinery product change-overs as required by the Packaging Operations schedule. On an occasion the packaging mechanic will assist a packaging room-lead during primary packaging operations such as solid oral dosage forms blistering or bottling.



Based on production demands and personnel availability, different start times and finish times (shifts) and/or additional hours may be required for a flexible work schedule for this role during a 1st or 2nd shift production support.

* Mechanical packaging equipment or similar industrial equipment hands-on experience with preventative maintenance processes, equipment change-over and system de-bug.

* Electrical knowledge of PLC functions, pneumatics, and basic wiring trouble shooting.

* High School diploma and or GED equivalent plus completion of industrial certifications such as an apprenticeship program or journeyman's card.

* Mechanical packaging equipment or similar industrial equipment hands-on experience with preventative maintenance processes, equipment change-over and system de-bug.

* Electrical knowledge of PLC functions, pneumatics, and basic wiring trouble shooting.

* High School diploma and or GED equivalent plus completion of industrial certifications such as an apprenticeship program or journeyman's card.

* 6-8 years' experience as a packaging or equipment mechanic.

* Working knowledge of various packaging equipment to include tooling setups.

o For Example:

 Horizontal labelers.

 Klockner EAS blister machine.

 Bottle line-filling, capping, sealing

 Carding Operations.