Equipment Support Specialist / Entry level Engineer in Branchburg, NJ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 4/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Part of a customer service team that provides support with existing equipment, acquiring new equipment and transfer of equipment throughout the site.
  • Calibrates and performs preventative maintenance on process and laboratory instrumentation internal brand equipment.
  • Meets all schedules for calibrations and preventative maintenance.
  • Assists in troubleshooting and/or repairing of instrument or equipment problems.
  • Exceptional technical writing ability, both handwritten and typed
  • Ability to explain and describe (verbally and written/typed) all aspects of job responsibilities, including troubleshooting, repairs, maintenance and nonconformances
  • Performs unscheduled calibration/preventive maintenance activities as needed to support owning departments.
  • Maintains spare parts inventory required for performing calibrations/preventive maintenance
  • Attends and participates in meetings which involve the company's corporate culture.
  • Identifies and implements process improvements principles.
  • Represents the area in project based activities to support departmental goals.
  • Conducts area investigations by writing evaluations to document non-conformance events when they occur.
  • Keeps supervisor leader informed of equipment status, particularly of significant observations and results in critical areas.
  • Performs work according to established internal SOPs, safety guidelines and regulations, and as specified by appropriate external regulatory agencies (i.e., OSHA, FDA).
  • Establishes as appropriate internal/cross-functional/customer relationships.


  • BS in Science or Engineering from an accredited university or college preferred.
  • 1+ years in medical device industry or similar GMP environment, preferably hands on experience with analytical equipment or laboratory instrument maintenance.
  • Prior experience with in calibration of instruments desired
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer relation skills.
  • Great team player with a positive attitude
  • Technical writing skills a must