Maintenance Mechanic in South Plainfield, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 1/14/2020

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Job Description

Volt has partnered with a reputable pharmaceutical company located in South Plainfield, NJ & they are in need of an experienced Maintenance Mechanic. This is a 2nd Shift role.

The Maintenance Mechanic will perform preventive maintenance, set ups and troubleshooting in manufacturing or packaging, use of power and/or hand held tools, benchwork, and basic electrical troubleshooting.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Experience in cGMP manufacturing environment
Must be able to have the demonstrated capabilities to perform preventive maintenance and troubleshooting in both Manufacturing or Packaging equipment, use tools but not limited to hand held jacks, walkies, power and hand-held tools, etc., and clean packaging equipment/area. 
Must be able to follow and document written directions as outlined in batch records, forms, and protocols.
Check product to ensure adherence Quality Standards and practices.
Bench work includes but not limited to: filing, deburring, scraping and chipping, lapping, tapping, threading, inspecting and assembling of parts/assemblies, and lubrication.
Clean equipment, parts, and packaging areas for changeovers, etc.
Engage and maintain in a safe and clean work environment by following current good manufacturing practices (cGMP), housekeeping and safety audits (ie. 6S program), and standard operating procedures. 
Engage and be involved in Operational Excellence (OE) and process improvement activities in efforts to make packaging processes more efficient and simplify practices in meeting the culture of “Working Smarter, Not Harder” philosophy.

Position Requirements
Experience working in Pharmaceutical or similar industry
Education Required: Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
Education Preferred Mechanical Trade or Engineering
cGMP knowledge and
Strong math skills

This is a Direct Hire position and salary is to be determined and based on experience.
Pay rate will be $ 29.21 + $0.30 diff. 
Hours will be 3:00 PM -11:00 PM

Please send resume for immediate consideration and we will be in contact for an initial prescreen.

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a friendly staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  
Volt is a global leader in the staffing industry and has earned its reputation as a staffing industry leader by making sure our clients make the right hire, every time. We provide proven, flexible recruiting and workforce management solutions to companies of all size, from innovative startups to Fortune 500 clients.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer