**Must come from a MANUFACTURING BACKGROUND***
BASIC FUNCTION - Setup machines, continuous improvement of existing
machines, new machine design and development, and maintains
production and quality by ensuring proper operation of machinery
and mechanical equipment for Medical device manufacturing.
" Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by
completing preventive maintenance requirements on motors,
pneumatics, conveyor systems, and production machines; following
diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's
instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting
" Work with Engineers and development team to design new machines
for production needs.
" Work with Engineers on continuous improvement projects.
" Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in
operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and
" Removes defective parts by dismantling devices, using hand and
power tools; examining form and texture of parts.
" Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by
inspecting used parts; using rulers, calipers, micrometers, and
other measuring instruments.
" Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by
using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straight edges, and other
tools as needed.
" Controls downtime by informing productions workers of routine
preventative maintenance techniques, machine modifications, machine
adjustments, setup issues, or any other circumstances which would
cause downtime and or production loss.
" Fabricates repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and
" Maintains equipment, parts, and supply inventories by checking
stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment,
parts, and supplies; completing requisitions and turning forms into
management for order placement.
" Conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies
as needed to accomplish job results.
" Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering
questions and requests.
" Prepares mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing
and summarizing information and trends by using CMMS systems.
" Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops;
reviewing technical publications; establishing personal
" Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and
communicating actions, irregularities and continuing needs.
" Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with
procedures, rules and regulations.
" Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as
" Performs machine setups for various jobs before and after
" Performs other duties and assignments as directed by
" Must have 3 to 5 years' hands on experience in maintenance or
" Equipment maintenance
" Technical understanding
" Technical zeal
" Able to deal with uncertainty
" Knows basic safety and power tools
" Pays attention to detail
" Must be flexible
" Mathematical aptitude
" Ability to read/understand blueprints and specifications.
" Ability to read measuring devices such as ruler, caliper, dial
indicator, micrometer and scale
" Manual dexterity and ability to use all hand tools in order to
setup machines and production equipment.
" Troubleshooting skills
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider
all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected