Electrical Technician at GlaxoSmithKline

Posted in Manufacturing 6 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Lincoln, Nebraska





Job Description:

Electrical Technician 199644

As Electrical Technician you will manage/lead/be responsible to maintain, troubleshoot, calibrate and modify electrical systems and equipment and document work on mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment involved in the manufacture and packaging of pharmaceutical products.

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


  • Maintain and modify electrical systems within the production environment.

  • Perform complex troubleshooting of automated building systems and equipment such as HVAC units, building management systems, energy systems, building maintenance systems, purified and domestic water systems and any other systems used in the support of the GMP facility operations.

  • Perform complex troubleshooting and repair of process measuring devices involved in ensuring weight, temperature, humidity, speed, volume, count, length, pH, and other factors, and calibration procedures to ensure accuracy and reliability of GMP facility equipment.

  • Research, write and revise technical documentation pertaining to qualification of facility equipment. Provide technical assistance for investigations when equipment or system failure occurs.

  • Coordinate projects and repairs with engineering and other in-house support groups. Oversee technical repairs performed by outside contractors on process equipment. Contact equipment manufacturers and vendors for information.

  • Record repairs and maintenance performed.  Record parts and materials used, and order new parts and materials as necessary.  Execute preventative maintenance activities as needed.

  • Maintain PC applications for control systems (i.e.: Andover, Seimens, etc.) and PLC programming for various facility systems.

Why you?

Basic Qualifications:


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • 5 years relevant work experience as an electrical technician.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Associate’s degree in either Electromechanical Technology or Electronic Engineering Technology, or an electrical license

  • Basic knowledge of electrical system installation, operational techniques and safety compliance, instrumentation and controls, and building automation systems required.  Advanced knowledge preferred.

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

  • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel and internet)

  • Demonstrated knowledge of safety compliance.

  • Good oral and written communication skills.

  • Preferred knowledge of pharmaceutical facility equipment and systems including automated HVAC, domestic and purified and domestic water systems, building management and maintenance systems, energy systems, lean manufacturing practices, 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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