Cardinal Health Technician II, Operations Maintenance in LaVergne Pack, Tennessee
What Operations Maintenance contributes to Cardinal Health
Maintenanceis responsible for designing, developing and testing a wide variety of equipment and packaging used for protection, display and handling of products. Determines packaging specifications, cost limitations, legal requirements and related documentation. Directs external resources / contractors as required.
- Applies Good Manufacturing Principles in all areas of responsibility, and ensures compliance for all Operations Associates.
- Perform routine maintenance, setups, changeovers, repairs, and troubleshooting of packaging machines. Schedule preventive maintenance activities.
- Document the execution of maintenance and manufacturing functions. Individuals are expected to be an active participant in their assigned processes by maintaining, repairing, and initiating process improvements.
- Collaborate with all maintenance personnel, operators and supervisors to develop and enlarge technical skill base and understanding of assigned areas.
- Schedule the workload for assigned shift. Coordinate the handoffs between shifts to ensure a smooth transition.
- Be able to support cost savings and new product installation projects and teams.
- Maintenance of good housekeeping cGMP and safety practices.
- Define root cause and provide timely execution of corrective actions on exception events that are related to equipment maintenance and repair.
- Other duties as assigned.
What is expected of you and others at this level:
- Applies acquired knowledge and skills to complete standard tasks.
- Readily learns and applies new information and methods to work in assigned area.
- Maintains appropriate licenses, training and certifications.
- Works on routine assignments that require some problem resolution.
- Works within clearly defined standard operating procedures and/or scientific methods.
- Adheres to all quality guidelines.
- Works under moderate degree of supervision.
- Work typically involves regular review of output by work lead or supervisor.
- Refers complex unusual problems to supervisor.
- High School Diploma or GED preferred.
- 1-2 years of related experience.
- Must possess strong computer and troubleshooting skills as well as solid reading, writing, math and skills.
- Must have strong written and verbal English communication skills to effectively communicate with internal staff, management, Customers, and suppliers.
- Must be open-minded, decisive, and flexible.
- Must have extensive knowledge of packaging processes and equipment.
- Must possess excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
- Must be very well organized, detail oriented and possess ability to multi-task.
- Must have ability to plan to ensure timely completion and follow up on assigned tasks.
- Must be motivated to strive for continuous improvement.
- Must be familiar with cGMP, and safe practices.
- Be proactive and willing to take initiative and responsibility.
- Strong technical skills including electrical, mechanical, hydraulics and pneumatics.
- Experience working with a maintenance work order system is desirable.
- Experience working with Allen-Bradley and other types of PLCs is desirable.
- Previous experience working with packaging and other equipment such as (but not limited to); HVAC, compressors, bottle fillers, cappers, labelers and conveying systems, thermoformers, cartoners, vision inspection systems, inkjet and laser printing systems.
- Must have ability to adapt quickly, work under pressure, and prioritize workload in a fast paced and constantly changing environment.
- Must have a high level of personal integrity.
- Must maintain a strong Customer Service focus at all times.
Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.