Sanofi Group Maintenance Technician III, Ridgefield, New Jersey in Ridgefield, New Jersey

This is a 2nd shift position*

The candidate will work in a team environment to accomplish the following:

  • Perform all aspects of electrical installation, troubleshooting and repair from lightbulb replacement to complex wiring of pharmaceutical equipment.

  • Assist with the installation and of pharmaceutical equipment, water sy.

  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks.

  • Comply with company policies, SOPs, cGMP and OSHA requirements. Ability to communicate and work constructively with other departments and teams.

  • Demonstrate sound organizational, written and oral communications skills.

  • Participate in deviation and root cause investigations as required.

  • Utilize a CMMS to accurately document the completion of all maintenance activities.

  • Ensure the department’s commitment to safety and safety culture

Basic Qualifications:

  • Strong understanding and compliance to Lock Out Tag Out (LOTO), Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Confined Space Entry and Electrical Safety programs.

  • Work in compliance with OSHA and National Electrical Code

  • Able to wear all required safety equipment, i.e. safety glasses, hard hat, safety shoes, ARC Flash gear, safety gloves, etc.

  • Be able to read and follow electrical drawings, schematics and P&IDs.

  • Five years of experience working with tools to install, troubleshoot, repair and alter lighting, power, heating and manufacturing related equipment.

  • Be able to install and troubleshoot variable frequency drives (VFD).

  • Knowledgeable in Controllogix.

  • Be able to install and troubleshoot servo motors.

  • Be available for after-hours call in (including weekends and Holidays)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (or more) years experience working in a maintenance capacity in a pharmaceutical or industrial manufacturing environment or other regulated environment.

  • Five (or more) years experience with mechanical, electrical and automated packaging equipment.

  • Must be able to work as part of a team and work with minimal supervision.

  • Clearly communicate issues and resolutions to management, peers and first shift maintenance team.

  • Knowledge of pumps, motors, gear boxes, and drives.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

  • Knowledge and experience with syringe and high speed vial filling equipment

  • Knowledge of change control, Infor EAM CMMS, E-Beam, PLC, calibration.

Special Working Conditions:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, climb stairs and work on a ladder.

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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