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Title:  Maintenance Specialist

Requisition ID:  61100
Date:  Mar 16, 2023

Jersey Shore, Michigan, US

Department:  Operations

This is a Monday - Friday 6;30 AM - 3:30 PM 


Training for this position is in Jersey Shore, but will be moved to Williamsport mid 2024.  


Working at West means having an opportunity to work by the side of our patients and customers, our global team members and the communities in which we operate – which all help contribute to a Healthier World.


At West, we are by the side of patients. The work we do impacts patients’ lives each and every day – our products are a critical part of healthcare delivery and we are proud of the role we play to improve patient health. We work by the side of our team members. We come together as one global team to deliver for our customers and help them address their challenges. We are a diverse, close-knit community of professionals, where everyone has a voice and opportunity to learn and grow through mutual trust and respect. With a 95 year plus history, we have a track record for success, which includes reported sales of $2.14B in 2020. We serve by the side of our community. Giving back is in our DNA—our team members across more than 50 sites globally are involved with hundreds of charities that have special meaning to them through our West Without Borders team member-led giving program.


Job Summary:

Satisfactorily performs maintenance duties as described below.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review, approve and revise PM tasks in CMMS database
  • Revise departmental procedures
  • Assist with troubleshooting critical equipment when called on by Maintenance Techs
  • Plan, coordinate and manage projects
  • Maintain database of equipment diagrams and instructions
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for a designated machine
  • Initiate/add necessary information to change control documentation
  • Assist with CAPA tasks
  • It is expected when maintenance activies are slow the Maintenance Specialist will act as a relief for the Machine Operator. 
  • Assist with customers’ questions regarding materials used in certain applications and when equipment work was completed
  • Assist in writing of protocols and perform test cases on equipment that has been moved repaired and/or modified including both on and off-site Field Acceptance Testing (FAT)
  • Work with Engineering group to upload and download programs for equipment changes and testing


Education and Experience:

  • Education: High School or equivalent
  • Experience: 8-10 years of experience (preferably in an industrial setting) or 5 years with electrical degree


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to be aware of all relevant SOPs as per Company policy as they are related to the position covered by this Job Description
  • Support and contribute in Lean Sigma programs and activities towards delivery of the set target
  • Able to comply with the company’s safety policy at all times
  • Able to comply with the company’s quality policy at all times.


Physical and Travel Requirements

  • Lifts up to 50lbs.
  • Less than 5% travel required.







West is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  If you have a special need that requires accommodation in order to apply to West, please send an email to  Where permitted by law, an offer of employment with West Pharmaceutical Services, or any of its subsidiary or affiliate companies, is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of background screening and/or a pre-employment drug screening.

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