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Maintenance Technician - 3rd shift in North Charleston, SC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  929048

Seeking an electro-mechanical Maintenance Technician with 5+ years experience in a sterile/aseptic environment. The ideal candidate with be both electronically and mechanically inclined with production equipment. Experience with repairing and troubleshooting pneumatics, HVAC, steam, refrigeration, PLC, HMI, fluid flow. For immediate consideration, please send your updated resume to


We are a world-class contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO).  We are a team of dynamic individuals committed to developing life-saving drugs around the world.  A mindset of innovation, accountability and customer focus inspires us to be the most efficient, safe and reliable choice for our customers and the patients they serve.  In return, we offer challenging careers, accelerated professional growth and the opportunity to be part of something different.


Position Summary:

  • Technician performs maintenance, testing, troubleshooting and repair on facility, support systems, laboratory and manufacturing equipment.
  • Works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature in which judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations. (2nd shift position)


Essential Functions:

  • Perform preventive and corrective maintenance on support systems, facility and production equipment.
  • Follow GDP and maintain all logs and required documentation
  • Follow all OSHA rules, including MSDS, lock-out/tag-out (LOTO) and the maintenance of safety shields.
  • Maintains spare parts inventory to support manufacturing and facility equipment.


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • HS diploma/equivalent with 5+ years related experience.
  • Requires general knowledge of PLC’s, electrical systems, water systems, mechanical equipment and HVAC systems - knowledge of boilers and compressed air systems are a plus.
  • Ability to work in a clean room environment is an essential job function.
  • Must have strong mechanical skills; good communication, organizational, and computer skills; high attention to detail; understanding of the importance of employee safety and documentation; and the ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Also requires ability to handle multiple priorities in a fast changing work environment with willingness to work late or come in on short notice to make emergency repairs.


What We Offer You:

  • Competitive salary with career advancement opportunities
  • Profit sharing bonus plan
  • Medical, dental and vision coverage from day one
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Company paid vacation, holiday and sick-leave
  • Voluntary benefits including short & long term disability, life, accident, critical illness insurances


Diversity and Inclusion:

We value diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, past or present military service, marital status, gender identification or expression, medical condition (including genetic characteristics) or any other protected characteristic as established by law.









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