Engineering Technician - Johannesburg
more than 14 days ago
Our client seeks to hire a seasoned Engineering Technician.
•Directs and performs skilled mechanical and electrical maintenance and repairs.
•Responsible for the planning and execution of planned maintenance schedules, as well as verification of the process.
•Reduce shift downtime and improve changeover times to meet production targets
•Troubleshoot problems and trends to improve OEE.
•Assist with SOP’s review and training
•Monitors shift issues and recommend/execute action plans.
•Practice and implement good workmanship and housekeeping of work area, parts, and equipment, and ensures that sub-ordinates adhere to.
Maintain GMP, HSSE and other compliance standards within Department
Ensure that the plant operates in accordance with cGMP and current Safety Standards.
•Follow the correct dress code
•Follow all safety procedures i.e., correct PPE, guarding and safe processes.
•Follow all in-process controls as required.
•Adhere to current SOP’s.
•Adhere to housekeeping rules in all departments
•Report any possible non-compliance issues to supervisor immediately (This includes especially out of spec readings, cGMP, housekeeping, safety, or security).
Extensive experience on manufacturing equipment in the pharmaceutical sector.
Proven leadership qualities, directing and performing repairs as well as Preventative activities.
Proven ability in root cause analysis and preventative programmes.
Report writing skills.
Fault Finding and repairs
Report compilations and submissions
Preventative Maintenance Programmes
Continuous improvement strategies.
Minimum Education / Experience Required:
•Served a recognized apprenticeship
•N4/N5 Fitter/Fitter and Turner
•5 Years’ Experience in Pharmaceuticals/Filtration
•N4/N5 – Qualified Fitter/Fitter and Turner