Allergan Equipment Technician IV, Unit Dose Filling, A2 Shift in Waco, Texas
Equipment Technician IV, Unit Dose Filling, A2 Shift
Waco, Texas, United States at https://agn.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/6952/other-jobs-matching/location-only
Oct 09, 2018Post Date
Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) is a bold, global pharmaceutical company and a leader in a new industry model - Growth Pharma. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products for patients around the world.
Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology and anti-infective therapeutic categories. With commercial operations in approximately 100 countries, Allergan is committed to working with physicians, healthcare providers and patients to deliver innovative and meaningful treatments that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives every day.
Allergan is a company that will inspire you to aim high with your ambition. Where you can build bridges all over the world. Where you can power ideas that drive change. And where you will act fast and drive results for customers and patients. Power your future & join our bold team.
Perform Maintenance duties required to support production goals while complying with quality standards and safety requirements. Diagnose production and / or packaging equipment to determine repair needs. Perform repairs in a timely manner and complete all required documentation in accordance with cGMPs and department SOP’s. Maintain equipment functionality through the preventative maintenance program.
Main Areas of Responsibilities
Maintain a clean and organized work area during and at the end of each shift.
Assist Allergan in achieving environmental, health, and safety goals by working safely and observing all general plant and department safety policies.
Performs all assigned duties according to departmental SOP’s and cGMP’s.
Remains current on proper procedures by reviewing current, revised, and new SOP’s relating to the job and to the department.
Completes and remains current with all required cGMP and safety training.
Performs maintenance and repairs of production / packaging equipment to support the on-time delivery to customers, with a minimum amount of downtime.
Assist with set-up and changeovers of production / packaging equipment.
Troubleshoots equipment and coordinate corrective actions to reduce or eliminate defects, rejects, or equipment downtime.
Completes all required documentation associated with the repair and maintenance of production and / or packaging equipment.
Provides guidance and training to less experienced mechanics to ensure PM’s, line set-up and changeovers are performed within established requirements.
Mastery in Electrical & Mechanical Troubleshooting.
Proficiency in Maintenance Methods.
Proficiency with multiple types of industrial manufacturing equipment.
Experience working in a cGMP or FDA regulated manufacturing environment preferred.
Detail-oriented and self-motivated
Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.
Excellent math skills; ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
Ability to read, comprehend, write, and communicate effectively in English.
Ability to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.
Ability to work and communicate with others in a professional and effective manner, within a team-oriented environment.
Basic user knowledge and understanding of Windows based computer systems such as Microsoft Office, with an ability to learn other computer based systems.
Physically able to continuously stand and walk.
Physically able to lift up to 40 lbs. for men and 35 lbs. for women.
Physically able to bend, climb, lift, squat, stoop, and stretch to reach frequently.
Knowledge of manual and automated production / packaging equipment.
Ability to use, clean, and store tools and other devices required for the performance of the job in a manner which prevents damage to the tools and / or equipment.
Ability to apply troubleshooting principles with industrial equipment.
Working knowledge of Filling/Packaging equipment.
Must be able to work independently and with minimal supervision.
Ability to read Electrical and Mechanical manuals and schematics.
- Two year Associates Degree in Industrial Maintenance, Industrial Systems, Instrumentation, Electrical Systems, Electronics or similar field with a minimum of 2 – 3 years of experience in industrial maintenance performing mechanical/electrical repairs OR High School diploma or GED equivalent with 3 – 5 years of experience in industrial maintenance performing mechanical/electrical repairs.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Allergan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.