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Gummies/Packaging Mechanic III

Company: Pharmavite
Location: New Albany
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

HELP US BRING THE GIFT OF HEALTH TO LIFE.Working at Pharmavite is an experience like no other. With a focus on complete nutrition for all, each endeavor is urgent and every day counts. You'll have the opportunity to work on the #1 selling national vitamin and supplement brand, Nature Made, as well as an exciting portfolio of other products that are shaping the future of the healthy living industry. Consumer-driven innovation, high quality products and a promising portfolio, all driven by a team with a shared sense of purpose -- that's Pharmavite. Join us to bring the gift of health to life.New Albany, OhioGummies/Packaging Mechanic III
Position Summary:Responsible for performing a variety of skilled mechanic work to set up Gummy/Packaging operation production equipment, preventative maintenance, and complex mechanical and facilities repair.-- This is the senior level of the job family, and incumbents are expected to assume responsibility for trouble shooting and repairing the most complex mechanical, electrical and facilities malfunctions. The focus of this role is the new Gummy operation which includes Kitchen, Mogul, Conditioning tunnels, Starch Conditioning equipment, Packaging Line, and CIP system. Focus is on understanding the operation, troubleshooting, and maintaining a highly automated and controls system driven operation.Responsibilities:Uses all necessary hand tools, portable power tools, machine tools, electrical/diagnostic equipment, programming understanding, fabricating equipment, and material handling equipment to support and make repairs to all Gummy/Packaging equipment which may include; facilities and equipment such as motors, pumps, conveyor belts, fans, etc; examines equipment to diagnoses problems; disassembles machines and repairs/replaces broken parts; constructs new parts; adjusts functional parts of mechanical devices as necessary.-- Help develop detailed preventative maintenance program on all Gummy/Packaging related equipment on both mechanical and electrical equipment. This includes daily weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual inspections and lubricating of all moving parts. Performs comprehensive preventive maintenance on all Gummy equipment and identify Predictive Maintenance program to improve overall reliability of the equipment.Supports and Completes production run set-ups and changeovers on all Gummy operations Kitchen/Mogul/packaging equipment as scheduled.Accomplishes special projects including participating in the planning and design, and then making new installations, modifications, and fabrications for Gummy/Packaging equipment.Responsible for the Overhauls/rebuilds on all Gummy/Packaging related equipment.Develops and maintains knowledge ranging from proficient to extensive on all Gummy/Packaging related equipment in the Kitchen/Mogul/Packaging line. This includes all industrial equipment used by Pharmavite.-- Reviews maintenance manuals for all Gummy/Packaging equipment when troubleshooting a problem or to learn how to repair something.Identifies needed parts and orders them, within approval limits, as necessary.Involved in Continuous Improvement teams and participates in initiating projects related to Gummy operation to improve efficiency and reliability of the equipment.Develop training program for all Mechanic I & II for Gummy/Packaging Maintenance program to ensure technical knowledge is developed in all Mechanic III positions on Gummy equipment.Plans complex and long-term projects, including materials and resource planning.Uses computerized maintenance management system to access information.Performs duties in compliance with standard operating and safety procedures.--Performs other related duties as assigned.Must have a flexible schedule, willing to work rotation shifts.Minimum Qualifications:Education: A High School Diploma or its equivalent is required. Technology courses preferred.Certification:Technical certification preferred or technical training at a Technical School.Experience: Requires a minimum of four (4) years of related experience in Technical/Maintenance positions in a production environment.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:Requires:Skills that range from proficient to extensive in the set up, repair and troubleshooting in industrial maintenance activities are included in the following categories: mechanical, industrial electricity and fabrication (machining, welding, etc.).-- Demonstrated knowledge in administrative and electronics categories.High skill level in troubleshooting and, where no procedures exist, creating new methods to make repairs.Demonstrated knowledge of Windows operating system and software applications (i.e. spreadsheets or databases).Fluent English skills to read/understand complex maintenance manuals, safety procedures, research technical publications for information, communicate with supervisors and others, and maintain routine records.Knowledge: VOM
Oscilloscope
IR Temperature Probe
Multimeter
Megger
DC & AC Amperage Clamp Meter
General tools
AC Drives
DC Drives
Servo Drives
PLC
HMI
Close loop control systems
AC, DC, and Servo Motors
Drill
Grinder
Pneumatics
Hydraulics
Valves
Vacuum pumps
Lubrication systems
Lathe
Mill.Physical Requirements:------------ Stand/walk and perform physical labor for most of the working shift.-- Pull, push, squat, etc. to accomplish repairs.-- Intermittently lift loads of up to 50 pounds.-- Environment:Intermittent exposure to noise levels loud enough to require the use of hearing protection.-- Warm or cold temperature levels, fumes, vibration, dust, etc. sufficient to cause minor discomfort.-- The need for the employee to wear a uniform, hair net, safety glasses, ear plugs, steel-toed shoes, dust mask, respirator, protective gloves, and back support, as necessary.Safety:The incumbent must be able to perform this job safely in accordance with standard operating procedures and good manufacturing practices without endangering the health or safety of self or others.Supervisory Responsibility:None.OUR OFFERHere, career paths aren't predefined, and bureaucratic limitations don't exist -- you have the opportunity to grow, learn from industry pioneers, and develop the way you want to. Pharmavite is investing more in the development of our team -- to help us deliver on our purpose and help you achieve your career aspirations. Our environment is geared to fuel curiosity, encourage experimentation, and generate learning as this is the way we develop ourselves and our organization.Pharmavite is committed to meeting the needs of our employees and their families with a Total Rewards package that's as comprehensive as the vitamins and supplements we deliver to consumers. With competitive compensation programs and standout benefits, we provide employees with optimal health and well-being -- as well as peace of mind. These rewards -- plus our new recognition program -- ensure employees feel supported both at work and home.--Annual PayAnnual Pay Range$60,475.00 - $90,713.00This represents the minimum and maximum base salary range for this role, plus annual incentive.
Various elements are used to determine a candidate s starting salary such as job experience, specific skills, and comparison to internal incumbents currently in the role.-- This information is provided to applicants in accordance with state and local laws.Pharmavite provides compensation for all overtime hours worked by non-exempt (hourly) employees in accordance with state and federal law. The need to work overtime hours will be determined by management, based on customer and business necessity to meet the needs of our business, Pharmavite may require employees to work overtime.Voluntary overtime requested by non-exempt employees must be approved in advance by the employee s supervisor.Visit Pharmavite.com/careers to learn more about our mission and discover an opportunity that's right for you. Health and wellness begins with us.Pharmavite is an equal employment and affirmative action employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status, or any protected status. We do not discriminate in employment based on race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other basis covered by applicable law. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.DisclaimerThe above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications of employees assigned to this job.JOB ALERT FRAUD:We have become aware of scams from individuals, organizations, and internet sites claiming to represent Pharmavite in recruitment activities in return for disclosing financial information.Our hiring process does not include text-based conversations or interviews and never requires payment or fees from job applicants. All of our career opportunities are regularly published and updated on Pharmavite.com s Careers section.If you have already provided your personal information, please report it to your local authorities. Any fraudulent activity should be reported to:--recruiting pharmavite.com.

Keywords: Pharmavite, Columbus , Gummies/Packaging Mechanic III, Engineering , New Albany, Ohio

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