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Sanofi Group Packaging Maintenance Mechanic in Chattanooga, Tennessee

**SHIFT is Monday-Friday - 2:30pm-11pm

**TRAINING is Monday-Friday – 6:30am-3pm (Might include some off-shift training)

Position Title

Maintenance Technician


Chattanooga, TN

Business Unit

Sanofi Consumer Healthcare US (formerly Chattem) is a leading marketer and manufacturer of a broad portfolio of branded over-the-counter (OTC) healthcare products, in such categories as allergy, upper and lower gastrointestinal, skin care, topical pain care, oral care and other OTC toiletry products. The US CHC portfolio includes well-recognized brands such as: Allegra, Nasacort, Xyzal, Dulcolax, Gold Bond, Cortizone-10, Icy Hot, Aspercreme, Rolaids, ACT, Unisom, and Selsun Blue.

Job overview

  • This job will entails troubleshooting existing control systems including programmable logic controllers, variable frequency drives, mechanical gearboxes and driven componentry.

  • This job requires the ability to work well in a team centred environment and use of clear communication with others on the shop floor.

  • This job demands self-discipline to develop skill sets in a variety of maintenance related tasks.


  • Perform product changeovers while training line personnel to do the same utilizing centerline concepts

  • Help maintain centerline data for changeover tasks lists

  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks issued from maintenance planner helping keep equipment at base condition

  • Perform troubleshooting, diagnosis, and repair of equipment from electrical, pneumatic, and mechanical disciplines

  • Maintain regiment of routine training assignments as notified

  • Contribute daily to shift huddles and maintenance shift reporting

Required Qualifications

Qualified candidates will have training certification from industrial trades related program; 3-5 years’ experience in industrial maintenance related troubleshooting including plc I/O; ability to utilize basic electrical troubleshooting equipment such as voltmeter, ohm meter, and amp meter.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred candidates will possess 5-7 years’ experience troubleshooting automated control systems, capability to perform programming of plc’s, vfd’s, flow meters, etc. Preferred candidates also possess experience in facilitating installation and/or start-up of automated equipment in and industrial setting.

Terms of Employment

  • The hired candidate will be available to work overtime when needed

  • The hired candidate if requested will be willing to help cover shifts other than that normally worked in the event of other absences

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.



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