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Maintenance Technician

Req # JR - 024221 Location Mountain Home, Arkansas, United States Job Category Maintenance Date posted 08/12/2020

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The Facilities Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintaining building, grounds, utilities, and general construction. This role either reports to a supervisor or manager of facilities maintenance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (these are primary responsibilities of the role and the incumbent will perform other duties as assigned):

  • Performs preventive maintenance of critical plant equipment on a regular basis.
  • Responsible for repairing building components, utility systems and mechanical and electrical equipment.
  • Must be familiar with plant SOPs and Corporate specifications governing the operation of boiler room equipment, critical systems and local GMP practices.
  • Will provide a moderate level of troubleshooting, diagnostic, and repair of building systems, equipment and equipment components which includes but not limited to: heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment; distillation units; boilers; compressors; sterilization equipment; forced aeration; pumps, piping, and plumbing components; facility equipment.
  • Requires some familiarity with generally accepted building, plumbing, piping, electrical, and fire protection practices and codes.
  • Must follow safety rules and ensure compliance with state and federal EPA regulation and laws.
  • Attends required training, meetings, and QWTs.

Job Requirements (Education, Experience and Qualifications):

  • High School Diploma is required.
  • 3 - 5 years of mechanical systems repair is desired
  • Proficiency in steam, compressed air, electrical systems, and computer diagnostics preferred.
  • Must be respirator approved, testing provided by Baxter

Physical / Safety Requirements

  • Duties may require overtime work, including nights and weekends
  • Use of hands and fingers to manipulate office equipment is required
  • Position requires standing and walking for extended periods of time 
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to carry and climb 10 ft ladders.
  • Must be able to stand and work at least 2-hour minimum intervals.
  • Must be able to work in tight spaces

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