Maintenance Technician in Atlanta, GA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Maintenance Technician

Atlanta, GA

Hours: 6am - 3pm

Duration: 3-6 months

Start Date: ASAP

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Learn and execute against preventative maintenance (PM) program        
  • Perform routine and advanced repairs to plant machinery, equipment and facilities.         
  • Perform equipment assembly as required for cleanup and/or change overs. Assist operators in debugging and/or trouble shooting for start up.      
  • Troubleshoot machinery and equipment breakdowns as promptly as possible to minimize production downtime. Communicate with management on problem recommendation and solution as needed.         
  • Assist in setting up & performing required preventive maintenance on all appropriate machinery & equipment.       
  • Provide assistance &/or training to others in maintenance & manufacturing as required.
  • Participate in problem solving teams to improve cost and productivity performance of the plant
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.           
  • Maintain inventory and replenish parts & supplies for plant equipment.
  • Assist in installation and debugging of new equipment. 
  • Keeps maintenance areas and work sites within the facility clean and orderly in accordance with good manufacturing practices and company health & safety policies and procedures. 
  • Performs other duties and assumes other responsibilities as assigned.    
  • Follow all CTS policies and government OSHA regulations. Must able to follow and complete all work permits and Pre-Job Hazard Assessment that apply to the work being performed. (Lock out, Hot work, Elevated Work, Line Break, Confine Space)

Required Qualification:

  • Min. BS in Engineering or High school/GED with 5 or more years of manufacturing maintenance engineering experience is required.
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability, electrical and/or electronics (PC/PLC Beneficial), instrumentation, welding/fabrication, plumbing, hydraulic,             
  • pneumatic.        
  • Minimum of five (5) years in a manufacturing environment. Technical skills through experience, trade schools &/or on-the-job training.             
  • Previous food industry experience          
  • Knowledge of food safety, GMPs, and HACCP     
  • Knowledge of and previous experience executing a preventative maintenance (PM) program
  • NFPA 70 and OSHA 10 training   

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.