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Maintenance Mechanic in South Plainfield, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 12/8/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Direct Hire
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    $0.0 - $55785.6/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is seeking qualified Maintenance Mechanics to perform preventive maintenance, set ups and troubleshooting in manufacturing or packaging, use of power and/or hand held tools, benchwork, and basic electrical troubleshooting. This is a direct placement opportunity with our client located in Plainfield, NJ.

Our Client has made a portfolio of pharmaceutical products trusted by America’s healthcare institutions, pharmacists, and medical authorities. A family-owned and operated company devoted to the best in healthcare through the development, manufacturing, and marketing of Rx and OTC specialty pharmaceuticals. They continue to expand our reach through new product launches, and strategic partnerships and acquisitions.  To achieve their business objectives and fulfill a company mission, they hinge on the support and contribution of high caliber employees.


TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: There may be opportunities to visit with Client sites within the network or at other companies for learning how to perform work efficiently and bench-marking best practices.


  • Must read, write, and speak English. 
  • Basic math skills required.
  • cGMP knowledge and attention to details required. 
  • Must be able to have the demonstrated capabilities to perform preventive maintenance and troubleshooting in both Manufacturing or Packaging, 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 bend repeatedly and lift up at least 60lbs. 
  • Must be able to follow and document written directions as outlined in batch records, forms, and protocols. 
  • Follow directions from other Colleagues including Operators, Supervisors, Managers, etc. 
  • Check product to ensure adherence to Client’s 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. 
  • Exhibit the Client’s Core Values of Ethics, Unity, Humility, Gratitude, Service, Integrity, Fortitude, Respect, Faith, and Growth through all aspects of how we conduct our work (i.e. but not limited to: in our roles, at meetings, with visitors, on business trips).
  • 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.


  • Education Required: Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Education Preferred Mechanical Trade or Engineering
  • Experience Required: 0+years of experience
  • Experience Preferred: 1+ years
  • Specialized or Technical Knowledge Licenses, Certifications needed: None 
  • Functional Knowledge: Basic cGMP knowledge and math skills

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.