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Maintenance Tech II

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Maintenance Tech II Job Summary
Maintenance technicians will work independently and with plant personnel to perform preventive, predictive, and routine maintenance tasks. They will troubleshoot and repair production equipment, and periodically support facilities maintenance technicians in troubleshooting and repairing facilities and plant services equipment. The Maintenance Technician II will be demonstrably more qualified through training, education and experience than the Maintenance Technician I.

Physical / Mental Demands

  • Frequent standing, walking, pushing and pulling.
  • Frequent lifting and moving of objects up to 50 pounds.
  • Occasional bending and stooping, frequent reaching. Able to work in temperature extremes.

Essential Functions
  • Troubleshoot and repair production equipment including electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and control systems (including PLC control systems).
  • Lead and / or participate in capacity projects involving relocating equipment, installing equipment, and starting up new equipment.
  • Assist production in performing setup and changeovers.
  • Perform preventive and predictive maintenance activities on equipment as scheduled.
  • Maintain required records of work completed.
  • Comply with all environmental and safety rules and regulations.
  • Work changing shift schedule and overtime as needed to support production and special projects.
  • Assist maintenance supervision in the ordering of parts and the maintenance of accurate spare parts inventory.
  • Be a resource to train and mentor other technicians and production personnel.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Completion of a maintenance education program, craft apprenticeship, or equivalent experience.
  • 8 – 10 years experience in industrial plant maintenance.
  • Demonstrated advanced knowledge of electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and PLC systems.
  • Competent in using standard office computer applications.
  • Basic understanding of HVAC systems.

  • Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Opportunities for advancement

Aphena Pharma Solutions is a leading pharmaceutical service provider specializing in contract packaging and manufacturing for the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. With over 30 years of experience in the industry, Aphena has established itself as a reliable employer in a growing industry. Join us and unlock your own potential at Aphena.