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Title:  Maintenance Technician

Requisition ID:  62556
Date:  Feb 11, 2024

Singapore, SG

Department:  Maintenance


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:

In this role, you will support Plant Engineering department and Manufacturing team activities to achieve the department’s established goals & plant KPIs.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • You need to perform mechanical PM & CM of Plant engineering Utilities, Facilities & Manufacturing equipment’s in a timely and effective manner to ensure its safe & reliability of proper cleaning, lubrication and prevent mishandling.

  • You need focus & identify   mechanical, pneumatics & hydraulics issues and generate work order. Resolve the PE issue and close work order.

  • You need to react when system issue, minimize mechanical, pneumatics, hydraulics equipment downtime and maximize equipment availability.

  • You need to generate work order when identify safety issues and resolve it.

  • You need to follow-up good practice when PM & CM such as cGMP, GDP ,5S, safety LOTO and involve continuous improvement action.  

  • You need to perform the maintenance of U&F system such as generation and distribution of steam boiler, water treatment, HVAC, air-compressor, clean room system, chemical & gas system, fire alarm and fire protection system. Perform daily water sampling.

  • You need to perform the maintenance of manufacturing equipment such as mixture, rollers, conveyor line, molding press, trimming press, washing machine, primary and packaging line.

  • You need to read and understand of P&ID, mechanical drawing, pneumatics & hydraulic circuit, basic electrical / control / PLC and equipment manual for troubleshooting purpose. 

  • You need to perform work at normal air condition room, ISO-8 clean room, ISO-5 clean room & >30 deg c hot room, work at height and under end user pressure.

  • Perform task base on guides outline in SOP/ SOI & WI.

  • Perform any other duties assigned by superior & immediately inform superior upon completion.

  • Assist superior in spare part management.

  • Maintain an effective communication between shift to ensure smooth transition of work.

  • If maintenance/ engineering activities must be performed on a weekend/ public holiday/ plant shutdown to minimize production disruption, personnel are required to be present accordingly.

  • At all times adhere to Company rules, regulations and policy.

  • Other duties as assigned.



Basic Qualifications: 

  • Mechanical or Mechatronics l Nitec, Higher Nitec

  • Other Technical trade cert or Boiler attendant cert 2 or 1.

  • 5 - 10 years related work experience with higher satisfactory Performance Appraisal.


Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to execute basic mechanical, pneumatics, hydraulics, E&I PM with moderate guidance.

  • Have basic TPM knowledge.

  • Possess Work @ Height Cert. (for worker)

  • Possess Rigger& Signalman Cert

  • Possess WSH in Metal Works Cert.

  • Have basic Fabrication skill include arc welding, TIG, gas cutting and plasma cutting.

  • Have basic machining knowledge of cutting & drilling.

  • Able to perform operation and maintenance of RO, PW, WFI, hot water and wastewater system.

  • Able to perform operation and maintenance of boiler, air compressor, HVAC & cleanroom.

  • Good in cGMP, GDP and always safety Mindset (LOTO, barricade and place safety signage).

  • Able to be aware of all relevant SOPs as per Company policy as they are related to the position covered by this.

  • Perform daily water sampling of plat Water, boiler, cooling tower water treatment and resolve quality issue.

  • Share safety storytelling, actively involve and implement continues improvement action.

  • Willing to learn new system maintenance of production conveyor line, hydraulic molding press & trimming and parts washing machine, primary and secondary packaging machine.


Quality:  The job holder is aware of his/her special responsibility for quality and conducts his/her activities in accordance with the Company quality policy at all times.

  • Work on cGMP standards as required by the Company.

  • Ensure good 5S and housekeeping are maintained at all time in the work areas.

  • Ensure that tools & equipment’s use conform to the requirements of our customers and meet full customer satisfaction.

  • Activities performed to ensure that products are cost effective without prejudice to the required standard of performance, reliability and quality.

  • Adhering to process and procedures that apply to quality.


Safety:  The job holder is aware of his/her special responsibility towards health and safety in accordance with the company’s safety policy at all times;

  • Ensure all necessary safety features are checked and tested per the requirements before start operation / hand over process.
  • Promptly report any malfunction safety features to Superior immediately for corrective action.
  • Proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Work safety by not causing unsafe conditions or doing unsafe acts.
  • Adhering to the processes and procedures that apply to health and safety conformance


LeanSupport and contribute actively in Lean Sigma programs and activities towards delivery of the set target.

  • Support Lean Sigma initiatives and actively drive for waste reduction and quality improvement.

  • Support the establishment of systems to measure and drive for quality and people performance so to ensure the continuous improvement of the performance in all areas.


Travel Requirements:

  • No travel is required


Physical & Mental Requirements:

  • Physically fit & healthy.



  • Able to speak, write and read basic English.

  • Able to perform shift work.

  • Must be a team player.






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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