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International Technology Group • Specialty Glasses and Glass-Ceramics • More than 130 Years of Experience • More than 16,200 Employees in 34 countries • Innovative Ideas for the World of Tomorrow


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Maintenance Technician I


Our Pharmaceutical Systems Business Unit is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of pharmaceutical primary packaging and analytical lab services.   More than 600 production lines in 13 countries globally, responsible for producing more than 10 billion syringes, vials, ampoules, cartridges and special articles of tubing glass or polymer.  We think customers, users and patients first.  We think people! 

Your Tasks

  • Day Crew / Night Crew opportunities available; 12-hours shift pattern (2-2-3)
  • Perform daily maintenance activities to include, machine evaluations, status checks and prior discrepancies, along with communicating on potential machines issues
  • Tackle bench-work activities to include, machine rebuilds, cleaning necessary parts, operational status checks, and upgrades
  • Use and understand milling and lathes techniques  
  • Perform work by referencing and adhering to technical manuals, schematics, shop-drawings and other documented specifications
  • Interface with Production (Operators and Shift Manager) and other Maintenance contacts to communicate on machine efficiency and effectiveness, and/or regarding foreseeable issues
  • Monitor and perform seasonal maintenance activities on facility equipment during non-standard work hours
  • Demonstrate flexibility in covering other shifts during instances of employee vacations or call-offs with the department
  • Participate in required trainings and meetings; also where/when applicable- help guide new hires
  • Follow all Company policies and procedures
  • Help implement and/or suggest new concepts of IMSU/EHS in area of responsibility, while adhering to all safety policies and regulations, along with the EHS Guideline
  • Follow cGMP

Your Profile

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Trade School and/or Vocational School Diploma, is preferred
  • Minimum of (6) months entry level Maintenance Technician experience needed, or (3) years related Maintenance exposure  
  • Basic understanding of operational production/facility equipment (compressed air systems, compressed gas systems, gas control systems, AC/DC fundamentals, etc.)
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to pass in-house Maintenance Technician I certification
  • Exposure to a fast-paced manufacturing setting and cGMP is highly preferred
  • Experience in glass forming industry and/or pharmaceutical industry experience is a plus
  • Basic PC skills/functionality

Your Benefits

  • Healthcare benefits available from first day of permanent employment, to include, medical, dental and vision
  • Competitive 401K available, plus employer match
  • Supplemental benefits available upon selection

As an employee of SCHOTT North America, Inc., you can anticipate challenging responsibilities and meaningful projects and tasks; centered on teamwork and cooperation throughout all levels of the Pharmaceutical Systems Business Unit.   Do you want to be a part of our team and move your career forward, while positively influencing the world around you? Then please consider applying to our position.   Your energy and innovation could be what we are looking for!


SCHOTT North America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Applicants considered without any regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.  Any form of unlawful harassment is prohibited. 


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Maintenance Technician I (12-hr Shifts)

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

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