Maintenance Technician I in Albany, NY

Date Posted: 11/06/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Albany, NY
  • Job Type:
    Facilities
  • Experience:
    Individual Contributor
  • Date Posted:
    11/06/2020

Job Description

Description

  MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN I in Albany, NY
AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
The Maintenance Technician I is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by facilitating the routine preventative maintenance and repair of the Company equipment and facilities.  The Maintenance Technician I will maintain a working understanding of plant production processes, equipment systems, and facilities in order to perform such maintenance effectively; and will work closely with management, engineers, quality control, and safety personnel to perform in compliance with all governmental regulations and safety procedures.  The Maintenance Technician I will perform modifications and repairs to facility, properties, equipment and furniture, and assists 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.
In this role, you will:

• Be 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 facility appearance as needed and/or directed.

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


Qualifications

Qualifications and background to be successful in this role:
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
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee frequently is required to stand and climb or balance.  The employee is occasionally required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.  Incumbent may be required to obtain/qualify for and maintain the clearance to wear a respirator at a “class B” level or above following OSHA mandated guidelines.
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: 11/06/2020
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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