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Maintenance Technician in Albany, NY at AMRI

Date Posted: 1/13/2019

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Job Description

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN, ALBANY, NEW YORK

Albany Molecular Research Inc. provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.  

SUMMARY OF FUNCTIONS

The Maintenance Technician performs modifications and repairs to facility, properties, equipment and furniture, and assists in the maintenance and upkeep of the general facility, including custodial functions.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

1.      Responsible for facility modifications and repair, encompassing electrical, plumbing, painting and light construction. Assures that these functions are performed in compliance with workplace safety procedures, OSHA requirements, and all applicable federal, state and local regulations, to the extent that the employee is aware of from discussions with the supervisor and training received.

2.      Maintain a working understanding of plant production processes, equipment, systems, and facilities in order to perform maintenance effectively, under general direction.

3.      Interact with, monitor and assist outside contractors and vendors in conjunction with their projects.

4.      Perform scheduled maintenance on equipment and facilities in accordance with the company's Maintenance Schedule and SOPs.

5.      Use machine tools, hand tools, and other tools of the trade to work with a variety of materials within prescribed tolerances, as directed. 

6.      Locate, relocate, assemble and install equipment and furniture as needed or requested.

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7.      Perform custodial functions including, maintenance of the floors, rugs, bathrooms and overall facility appearance as needed and/or directed.

8.      Recommend and implement methods to increase the quality of products and/or services.

9.      Participates in self-development activities and training of others.

10.  Complete the Facilities Personnel Core Competency in the Learning Management System.

11.  Exhibits safety awareness and safe work practices.

12.  Performs other related duties as may be reasonably assigned in the course of business or as requested by supervisor or management.

Job Requirements



QUALIFICATIONS

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience

•         Associates Degree in an electrical or mechanical discipline preferred, or appropriate trade certification and at least 2 years of experience in maintenance and/or machine repair

•         Must possess good written and verbal communication skills and be able to coordinate a number of diverse responsibilities

•         Chemical Hygiene Training

Language/Communication Skills

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.


Shift:  First Shift

Albany Molecular Research, Inc. is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address "jobs@amriglobal.com" to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above-referred email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.

AMRI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address jobs@amriglobal.com to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above referenced email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.