Maintenance Technician in Albany, NY

Date Posted: 07/22/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Albany, NY
  • Job Type:
    Facilities
  • Experience:
    Individual Contributor
  • Date Posted:
    07/22/2020

Job Description

Description

Maintenance Technician in Albany, NY Albany Molecular Research Inc. provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
The Maintenance Technician is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by performing modifications and repairs to; facilities, equipment, furniture.  As the Maintenance Technician you will also assist in the maintenance and upkeep of the general facility, including custodial functions. Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.  MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.
• 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.
• Maintain a working understanding of plant production processes, equipment, systems, and facilities in order to perform maintenance effectively, under general direction.
• Interact with, monitor and assist outside contractors and vendors in conjunction with their projects.
• Perform scheduled maintenance on equipment and facilities in accordance with the company's Maintenance Schedule and SOPs.
• Use machine tools, hand tools, and other tools of the trade to work with a variety of materials within prescribed tolerances, as directed. 
• Locate, relocate, assemble and install equipment and furniture as needed or requested.
• Perform custodial functions including, maintenance of the floors, rugs, bathrooms and overall facilityappearance as needed and/or directed.
• Recommend and implement methods to increase the quality of products and/or services.
• Participates in self-development activities and training of others.
• Complete the Facilities Personnel Core Competency in the Learning Management System.
• Exhibits safety awareness and safe work practices.
• Performs other related duties as may be reasonably assigned in the course of business or as requested by supervisor or management.

Qualifications

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. All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Job: Facilities
Primary Location: Albany, New York
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: 07/22/2020
Shift Type:

AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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