Lilly Machinist C–Maintenance–IAPI in Indianapolis, Indiana



Position Brand Description: Machinist C – Maintenance – IAPI are responsible for inspecting, repairing, and maintaining the bulk of the mechanical equipment used in the process area, labs, and supporting utilities in IAPI.

Key Objectives/Deliverables:

  • Process pumps (centrifugal, positive displacement and turbine pumps) Including troubleshooting, dismantling and reassembly.

  • Process columns, including troubleshooting, disassembly and reassembly

  • Equipment unique to the processes (centrifuges, homogenizers, vapor separators, agitators, gearboxes, process supply and exhaust fans etc.), including troubleshooting, dismantling and reassembly.

  • Work with cross functional resources to address, investigate, and resolve equipment related issues.

Other areas of responsibility:

  • Safety: Conduct their daily activities in a manner that will cause no injuries to them or their co-workers. They are also required to attend safety meetings and complete all health and safety related training.

  • Compliance: Complete all work in a timely manner and in accordance with GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) procedures.

  • Documentation: Complete all documentation associated with daily maintenance activities, including work order hard copy completion, parts ordering (pick slip generation), and post maintenance documentation(where required).

  • Communication: Pass all vital information along to the appropriate parties when dealing with critical equipment issues. This is done both orally and in written reports.

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Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel)

  • Basic math, reading comprehension and writing skills

  • This position requires that candidates meet the area-specific Functional Job Description and Post Offer Exam requirements

  • Must be willing to work 12 hour shifts (including nights and weekends)

Additional Information:

  • Tasks require entering manufacturing areas which require wearing appropriate PPE

  • Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Workplace Arrangement:



Machinist –Maintenance–IAPI

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Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • Have completed a (4) year Apprenticeship in the trade

  • Completion of Post Offer Exam, Completion of Work Simulation or Completion of Administrative Skills Testing if applicable

  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position

Company Overview:

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.





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North America