Merck Senior Technician, Clean Utilities Operations in Durham, North Carolina
Our Engineers support internal and external manufacturing operations remain operational, continuously improve and innovate. With our extensive range of facilities and environments, our Engineers have opportunities across many diverse areas including Biological, Chemical, Automation, Capital Projects, Maintenance, Safety, Process Development, Technical Services, Utilities and Validation.
The Senior Technician, Clean Utilities Operations is responsible for providing instrumentation and controls support to Plant Engineering.
Works within a team to perform calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting activities
Completes complex calibrations, resolves deviations and evaluates instrument performance
Provides guidance and direction to other instrumentation technicians
Develops standard operating procedures, engineering change request, preventative maintenance plans/calibration procedures, task lists, etc.as required
Follows proper procedures for maintaining production equipment in a clean room environment
Accountable for written documentation of activities
Actively supports, participates and embraces an empowered team culture including significant interaction with Production, Technical Operations, Quality and other support groups
Education Minimum Requirements
- High School diploma or equivalent and two (2) years of industrial maintenance experience or two (2) year technical degree with one (1) years of maintenance experience or equivalent
Required Experience and Skills
Installation, testing, calibration, adjustment, maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of engineering, production, and lab instrumentation
Follow instructions for completion of job tasks
Operate and maintain applicable purified water systems (i.e., Pre-treatment, Reverse Osmosis, Water For Injection, clean steam generators)
Efficient and safe calibration and repair of instrumentation using Hazardous Energy Control Procedures
Compliance with current good manufacturing procedures(cGMP), safety and environmental requirements/regulations/guidelines
Effective communication both written and verbal
Ensure maintenance records (i.e., Work Orders, PMs and Calibrations) are maintained and completed on-time
Maintain and operate the waste and chemical treatment processes
Position requires aseptic gowning during performance of job duties
Required to support an on-call schedule to include days, nights and weekends on a rotational basis with other team members
Effective calibration/troubleshooting skills
Ability to communicate and work in a highly effective team environment
Ability to manage multiple priorities and advance several tasks in parallel
Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
Proficient in the use of general hand and power tools, instruments and testing apparatus common to the electronic and instrumentation fields
Ability to read P&ID's, electrical drawings, blueprints, etc and use DeltaV and PI
Ability to work with and troubleshoot computer control equipment, including Programmable Logic Controllers and Distributed Control Systems
Prepares technical documentation (preventative Maintenance procedures) on as needed basis
Participates in the establishment and improvement of new and existing process support equipment
Provides technical specifications and information to Quality, Manufacturing, Process-Project Engineers and other company Manufacturing Division requestors
Maintains Utility equipment by developing/performing PM’s installing new equipment, completing validation protocols, documenting work using a computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) and other duties as requested by the Utility Maintenance Manager
Performs preventative maintenance inspections and prepares inspection reports concerning operations of equipment and mechanical condition of equipment
Efficient and safe maintenance and repair of equipment using Hazardous Energy Control Procedures
The ability to follow complex instructions and use Manufacturing Division business systems (SAP, ADP eTime, etc.)
Ability to manage multiple priorities and advance several tasks in parallel
Must be able to lift fifty (50), climb ladders and stairs, work on platforms and equipment above floor level. Walking, bending, crawling, stooping is required
Required to wear personal protective equipment including safety glasses, safety shoes, earplugs, gloves, hard hats, safety harnesses,etc.
The successful candidate for this position will work a Monday - Friday eight (8) hour day shift schedule (7:00 am to 3:30 pm)
Our Manufacturing & Supply Division is committed to be the most trusted supplier of bio-pharmaceuticals worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, create an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a high quality, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time.
Who we are …
Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA is known as “Merck” in the United States, Canada & Puerto Rico. We are known as “MSD” in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America & Asia Pacific. We are a global biopharmaceutical leader with a diverse portfolio of prescription medicines, oncology, vaccines and animal health products.
We are driven by our purpose to develop and deliver innovative products that save and improve lives. With 69,000 employees operating in more than 140 countries, we offer state of the art laboratories, plants and offices that are designed to Inspire our employees as we learn, develop and grow in our careers. We are proud of our 125 years of service to humanity and continue to be one of the world’s biggest investors in Research & Development.
What we look for …
In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth .
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