Equipment Specialist 2- 2nd shift
Job Details
Scientific Protein Laboratories - Waunakee, WI

JOB SUMMARY

Join our team at Scientific Protein Laboratories (SPL), a world leader in biosourced pharmaceuticals, located just outside of Madison, Wisconsin in Waunakee! SPL is an innovative biopharmaceutical leader with unique products and services supporting the pharmaceutical industry globally. For over 40 years, SPL specializes in the development and cGMP compliant manufacturing of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs). SPL has an exciting opportunity to join the team as an Equipment Specialist 2.

Under minimum supervision, an Equipment Specialist 2 will perform skilled tasks in the repair and maintenance of machinery, buildings, and equipment. The position requires a highly skilled technician with a minimum of one of the following; ISA or equivalent, Certified Industrial Maintenance Mechanic, Certified Control Systems Technician (level 2 CCST), Certified Instrumentation Technician, Certified HVAC/Refrigeration Technician or a Licensed Journeyman Electrician with 7 years industrial. Work involves proficiency in two of the following areas industrial instrumentation/controls, HVAC/ refrigeration systems or mechanical systems. Incumbent will exercise some technical independence in determining work methods and procedures in their particular skill area; receives assignments either orally or through written instructions, which may be accompanied by diagrams or sketches. Work is reviewed through inspection and discussion with superiors.

Responsibilities include:

  • Has the ability to start up and perform daily and weekly checks on utility and production support equipment.
  • Responds to issues regarding utility and production support equipment and makes adjustments and repairs as necessary.
  • Performs all repairs on utility and production support equipment.
  • Knowledgeable in the operation and maintenance of plant solvent recovery system, plant peptone concentration system, boilers, PW/WFI System and plant fire security system.
  • Understands and can troubleshoot freeze dryer processes.
  • Maintains and performs preventive maintenance on controls and related equipment. Adjusts and calibrates equipment when necessary.
  • Performs major electrical and pipefitting repairs to utility and production support equipment.
  • Performs tests and analysis on systems tied in with utility and production support equipment

Job Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Education: High School Diploma or G.E.D. required
  • Experience: 7 years experience in HVAC, refrigeration, or boiler operations
  • Universal refrigeration license and boiler operator license preferred
  • Must be able to lift up to 120 lbs.
  • Ability to use personal protective equipment as required

WHY JOIN SPL?

Our employees are our success! We recruit motivated people, recognize their contributions, and support their development to reach their full potential.

Perks include: competitive compensation; excellent benefits package - including Medical, Dental and Vision on Day 1; Life and AD&D Insurance, and Short and Long-term Disability; Health and Flexible Saving Account options; Employee Assistance Program, generous vacation; paid Holidays; 401k; advancement opportunities; team-oriented environment; community involvement; company events and more!

SPL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other status protected by applicable local, state or federal law.

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