Lilly Senior Maintenance Specialist (Night Shift) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
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 35,000 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.
Organization Overview :
At Lilly, we serve an extraordinary purpose. For more than 140 years, we have worked tirelessly to discover medicines that make life better. These discoveries start in Lilly Research Laboratories, where our scientists work to create new medicines that will help solve our world’s greatest health challenges.
The Sr Specialist – Maintenance is responsible for equipment maintenance strategy development, providing front line support to production processes, as well as, supporting area engineering initiatives, process improvements, and project implementation. This position will require the development of expertise in production processes, verification requirements, and equipment controls system technologies. The Sr Specialist – Maintenance will ensure that equipment is maintained in a qualified state, can be operated safely, and maintenance is properly performed on the systems.
Support Site Leadership to build a diverse and capable organization by delivering area equipment and maintenance procedures, quality processes and controls for the Device Assembly and Packaging areas.
Assure that operational and maintenance procedures and practices reflect safety concerns.
Perform activities in accordance with cGMPs and applicable procedures.
Identify opportunities to improve quality using equipment performance data and by assuring maintenance is performed appropriately.
Effectively communicate with all levels to ensure all projects and repairs are well planned and coordinated with minimal disruption to that area involved.
Working with the process team, including engineers and operations personnel, participate in and sometimes lead development of equipment design, procedures, engineering studies, and maintenance practices that will enable the process to operate as required.
Seek out and identify opportunities to improve equipment operational effectiveness and reliability.
Provide technical support for process and engineering teams.
Transfer knowledge of equipment capabilities and operational techniques to operators, engineering, and maintenance.
Contractor and Vendor coordination.
Provide leadership on manufacturing floor ensuring high level of safety, quality, and productivity to maintain reliable supply of products to patients.
Technical leader: Key resource for troubleshooting and functions as the primary point of contact for issue escalation from the shop floor.
Associates Degree (or high school degree with equivalent work experience)
Previous experience directly supporting a pharmaceutical manufacturing.
Experience in GMP manufacturing environment.
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.
Completion of Post Offer Exam or Completion of Work Simulation if applicable.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Demonstrated ability to work safely.
Strong equipment/process troubleshooting skills.
Ability to effectively communicate (written and verbal)
Flexibility and problem-solving skills
Basic computer skills (desktop software) are required.
Previous experience with highly automated equipment
Previous experience with Computerized Maintenance Management System (GMARS – Maximo)
Additional Information :
Ability to travel up to 20% during Asset Delivery and < 5% after startup
The position is for the Lilly Research Triangle Park site and during the project phase will allow for a flexible working environment will the ability to periodically work remotely based on the project phase and site activities.
Ability to wear safety equipment (safety glasses, safety shoes, protective gloves etc.)
Train on 1st shift and transition to night shift.
Role will be responsible to work 12-hour shifts on nights (2-2-3 schedule).
Competitive premium pay for night and weekend shifts.
$4,000 sign-on bonus.
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