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Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift Watson

Company: Viant Medical
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Viant is a global medical device design and manufacturing services provider that partners and innovates with customers to provide the highest quality, life enhancing medical devices. We do this through our depth and breadth of capabilities, end-to-end integration, technical expertise, and relentless focus on our customers and on operational excellence. With nearly 6,000 associates across 24 locations worldwide, we offer a unique combination of small-company service and attention with big-company resources. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn.Schedules to choose from:WEEKENDS ARE A MUST!Saturday & Sunday- 6:30am- 2:30pm & Mon- Wed- 6:30am- 2:30pmOrSaturday & Sunday- 6:30am- 2:30pm & Tues-Thurs - 6:30am- 2:30pmMAIN PURPOSE OF JOB:To perform routine preventative maintenance, and to diagnose and make simple repairs, on technical production and facilities support equipment.MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Follow all GMP and SOP's as defined by Viant Medical policies, practices and procedures toinsure that FDA and ISO regulations and quality standards are met.
    • Respond to line calls in a professional, safe, and timely manner.
    • Maintain and sustain the daily operation of production machines and fixtures with goal of zero downtime.
    • Perform routine maintenance and repair on manufacturing equipment.
    • Test devices and machines to determine performance levels.
    • Document results of testing and/or trouble shooting.
    • Identify the root cause of manufacturing equipment problems and implement corrective action.
    • Troubleshoot & service minor to complex electrical machine controls and circuits.
    • Identify and improve safety issues within the production areas.
    • Dismantle, repair or replace devices using hand tools and power tools.
    • Consult, collaborate and follow up with other maintenance techs, engineering and manufacturing employees to identify and resolve all maintenance issues in a timely manner.
    • Communicate and collaborate with eternal vendors.
    • Maintain 5S environment in work area(s) and maintenance shop.
    • Follow required lock out/tag out procedures and all other safety requirements.
    • Prepare and set up equipment when required.
    • Perform regular preventive maintenance on equipment through the company software program.
    • Document corrective maintenance through the company software program.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.POSITION REQUIREMENTSKnowledge/Education:
      • High school diploma or GED
      • Advance technical training or certification is preferred
      • Experience with Allen Bradly Studio 5000, RS Logic 500 and Direct logic softwareJob Experience:
        • Hands-on technical experience working in maintenance in a manufacturing environment
        • Experience in Medical Devices or other related industry preferred
        • Intermediate electrical trouble shooting.
        • Intermediate pneumatic circuit trouble shooting.
        • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, including dimensions, tolerances and electrical schematics.
        • Understanding of electrical motors, servo motors, PLC controls and vision systems
        • Use of trouble shooting tools such as multi-meter
        • Understanding of machining, milling, and lathe equipment.
        • Solid understanding of Form Fill and Seal equipment
        • Solid understanding of bar and tray seal equipment
        • Experience with MIOSHA standards
        • Controls:
        • Intermediate understanding of ladder logic and ability to troubleshoot issues through a PLC.
        • Understanding how to interact with HMI systems
        • Replace components (i.e. temperature controllers, sensor, power supply ect.)Skills/Competencies
          • Positive teamwork attitude.
          • Excellent customer service.
          • Excellent mechanical & electrical aptitude.
          • Good problem solving skills.
          • Good writing and verbal skills.
          • Ability to follow both verbal and written technical instructions.
          • Proficient with pneumatic air logic and troubleshooting.
          • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing philosophies.
          • Experience using Excel spreadsheets and data base software.
          • Willingness to continue education in electrical, mechanical or software programs.Physical Requirements:
            • Must be able to get underneath or mount equipment ranging from floor level or below, elevated heights, and in confined spaces to perform repairs and inspections.
            • Must be able to lift, tighten ("torque") equipment. Frequent amounts of finger dexterity used.
            • Must be able to safely and efficiently make machine repairs in a highly efficient, high pressure, clean room manufacturing environment.
            • Frequent lifting up to 50 pounds, occasional lifting up to 75 lb. Moderate amounts of overhead lifting
            • Long periods of standing, bending, twisting, turning
            • Must be able and willing to wear personal protective equipment as required including:o Protective eye wareo Ear plugso Hair neto Protective gowning (lab coat, hood, shoe covers)#INDLPViant provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Viant complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

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