Maintenance Artisan: Mechanical : Aspen Holdings Aspen Holdings

Job Summary

Applications are invited to apply for this excellent opportunity that exists for the above mentioned position. The successful incumbent will report to Maintenance Team Leader.

Duties and Responsibilities

•Comprehensive knowledge of pharmaceutical manufacturing, standards and compliance requirements
•Understanding of technical drawings / use of equipment manuals
•Ability to interpret and implement policies, processes and objectives
•Physically capable of lifting/ moving heavy equipment
•Interrogating Information
Planning and Organising
Meeting Deadlines
•Planning and Operational Support
•Act as a technical/ subject matter resource
•Facilitate implementation of current processes
Identify gaps in current policies and procedures
•Provide input into changes or improvements to processes, tools and techniques
•Train staff on SOPs and maintenance of equipment/ machinery
•Production Facility Maintenance
•Plan technical requirements and maintenance tasks according to production requirements to meet •Production Plan
•Review and update maintenance schedules
•Perform planned preventative maintenance and inspections according to maintenance plan, job cards, and SOPs
•Repair breakdowns according to best practice, job cards and SOPs
•Troubleshoot machine breakdowns to identify cause of breakdowns
•Perform root cause analysis to identify cause of machine failures and quality deficiencies to minimise machine downtime
Implement corrective actions to minimise machine downtime
Isolate, remove and replace defective components
•Complete and submit work requisitions; Create and close job cards
•Maintain workshop, tools and assets to standards
•Determine and request required parts, materials and special equipment to maintain machines/ equipment
•Install, test and validate machine operating efficiency
•Mechanical Engineering
•Maintain calibration of machines according to SOPs and manuals, ensure machine safe guards are in place
•Identify and correct equipment deviations to avoid quality deficiencies; Reduce outsourced spending of repairs
•Inspect service equipment and report status to Team Leader
Rectify operational problems according to SOP
•Communicate process and equipment deviations to management
•Provide input into asset life cycle optimisation and replacement
•Assist production staff with change-overs
•Reporting and record-keeping
•Provide standard record keeping and reporting functionality for area of work

Qualifications and Experience

•Trade Tested Mechanical Artisan (Fitter/Fitter or Turner/Millwright) with 2 to 4 years’ post •Apprenticeship experience as a trade tested artisan
•Pharmaceutical Technician •Certificate will be an advantage
•Manufacturing experience
•Experience in operation and maintenance of Pharmaceutical manufacturing/ packaging systems

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