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Utility Technician at GlaxoSmithKline

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Lincoln, Nebraska

Job Description:

Utility Technician 199642

As a Utility Technician you will manage/lead/be responsible for performing general preventative maintenance and corrective repair of buildings, industrial systems, facility equipment and grounds.  Utilizes several trade skills such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, roofing, heating and cooling.

This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career.  These responsibilities include some of the following:

  • Maintain equipment in compliance state by ensuring that documentation and audit trail is kept intact and required maintenance is performed. Responsible for equipment rounds and documentation of critical operating parameters.

  • Execute PM instructions based on maintenance schedules.

  • Disassembly of equipment to remove parts and make repairs.  Examine parts for defects such as breakage and excessive wear. Repair and replace broken and malfunctioning components.

  • Reassemble equipment after completion of inspections, testing, or repairs.  Operate newly repaired and equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs. Documents the work, parts and materials used to comply with SOP’s and Quality requirements.

  • Study blueprints and manufacturers’ manuals to determine correct installation and operation of machinery.

  • Participate in the planning, installation and improvement of equipment. Responsible for writing and performing of technical procedures, change controls and keeping drawings and schematics up to date.

  • Support and meet departmental, plant and corporate HS&E goals.  Work in a safe and efficient manner.

Why you?

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • 5 years of Facilities / Utilities equipment maintenance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in Electromechanical Technology

  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to repair and troubleshoot mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform basic electrical repairs like sensor replacements, electrical connections, motor wiring and others.

  • Demonstrated skill in interpreting and applying specifications, blueprints, engineering drawings, and work instructions in order to perform installation, repair, and modification work

  • Computer skills (Word, Excel, email, internet).

  • Demonstrated knowledge of safety compliance.

  • Good oral and written communication skills.

  • Preferred knowledge of pharmaceutical facility operations, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) including validation issues and change control processes

Why GSK?

Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.

These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:

  • Operating at pace and agile decision-making – using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk.

  • Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.

  • Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning.

  • Sustaining energy and well-being

  • Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations.

  • Budgeting and cost-consciousness


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