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Title:  Maintenance Tech 12hr Night Shift

Requisition ID:  44970
Date:  Jan 26, 2022
Location: 

Kinston, North Carolina, US

Department:  Maintenance
Description: 

 

 

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:

Ideal candidates are quick thinking and confident to ensure consistent processing and foresight to know the next task required.  Position includes hands-on trouble shooting and/or repair of plant equipment and facilities including the installation, modification, repair of tools, implements, structures, vehicles, etc. from an electrical, electronic and mechanical nature. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accomplish assigned tasks in the safest, most effective and efficient manner possible.
  • Troubleshoot and problem-solve equipment related maintenance issues to ensure that our production processes are running within the predetermined control parameters.
  • Work from blueprints, schematic drawings, verbal instructions, handbooks and manuals as necessary to perform maintenance on equipment.
  • Carryout preventative measures and look for alternative solutions to maintenance problems encountered.
  • Perform all required preventative maintenance work on assigned equipment.
  • Prepare and maintain all documentation, recording all repairs; including changes and modifications made to our plant equipment.
  • Maintain and promote a safe and clean work environment throughout the maintenance department.
  • Instruct, train, guide and assist other maintenance personnel as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned based on business needs.
  • Conforms with and abides by all regulations, policies, work procedures, instruction, and all safety rules.
  • Exhibits regular, reliable, punctual and predictable attendance.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Accomplish assigned tasks in the safest, most effective and efficient manner possible.
  • Troubleshoot and problem-solve equipment related maintenance issues to ensure that our production processes are running within the predetermined control parameters.
  • Work from blueprints, schematic drawings, verbal instructions, handbooks and manuals as necessary to perform maintenance on equipment.
  • Carryout preventative measures and look for alternative solutions to maintenance problems encountered.
  • Perform all required preventative maintenance work on assigned equipment.
  • Prepare and maintain all documentation, recording all repairs; including changes and modifications made to our plant equipment.
  • Maintain and promote a safe and clean work environment throughout the maintenance department.
  • Instruct, train, guide and assist other maintenance personnel as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned based on business needs.
  • Conforms with and abides by all regulations, policies, work procedures, instruction, and all safety rules.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Minimum of 1-year of maintenance and manufacturing experience, 3 years preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, schedules, diagrams, and procedure manuals

 

Travel Requirements:

  • Minimal to none, >5%

 

Physical & Mental Requirements:

  • Frequent bilateral grip/grasp and manual dexterity work required
  • Frequent bending and twisting, squatting, pushing and pulling and working at elevated heights and in confined spaces as required by the job
  • Must be able to tolerate industrial odors, heat and high temperatures, and smells on a frequent basis
  • Must be able to lift weights of at least 50 pounds (unassisted)
  • Must be able to wear and use a full-face respirator
  • Stand and walk for 12 hours per shift
  • Willing to work overtime as needed

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Apply.Accommodation@westpharma.com.  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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