Equipment Maintenance Technician

Job Locations US-CA-Santa Ana
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4/15/2021 6:46 PM)
Requisition ID
Company (Portal Searching)
FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific


FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific, Inc., is a worldwide leader in the innovation and manufacture of cell culture media, reagents, and medical devices for researchers and clinicians. The company provides unrivaled service and quality to scientists working in biopharmaceuticals, cell therapy, and regenerative medicine, assisted reproductive technology and cytogenetics, and industrial cell culture for the large-scale production of biotherapeutics and vaccines. FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific adheres to both ISO and FDA regulations and operates dual cGMP manufacturing facilities in California, USA, and Tokyo, Japan. The company’s consultative philosophy combined with expertise in cell culture and compliance provides customers with unique capabilities and support. For over 50 years, FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific has remained uniquely flexible and focused on media while becoming a strategic global leader in media products and services.  FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific, Inc. is a subsidiary of FUJIFILM Holdings America Corporation reporting to FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation.


We are hiring two Equipment Maintenance Technicians for a 1pm – 10pm shift. The Equipment Maintenance Technicians perform general equipment repairs and maintenance on our production, packaging, quality and research and development (R&D) equipment to ensure the site meets cGMP and OSHA compliance.  This role also serves as the on-site contact person for contractors.  The Equipment Maintenance Technicians are expected to work second shift, third shift, weekdays, weekends, and holidays as necessary and as assigned. The Equipment Maintenance Technicians will also be expected to respond to emergency production and packaging equipment troubleshooting needs.



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  • Document production equipment maintenance and repairs records in Computerized Maintenance System (CMS)
  • Install/maintain/repair/tune/troubleshoot production and packaging equipment per planned schedule and work request
  • Evaluate equipment to identify and correct reasons for malfunctions
  • Repair production and packaging equipment
  • Request new supplies and equipment as needed
  • Construct or fabricate parts from drawings or written instructions
  • Coordinate vendors and contractors as required
  • Move equipment to meet operational needs
  • Respond to production, packaging, quality and research & development (R&D) equipment emergency needs
  • Drive company vehicle when necessary
  • Manage spare parts

Experience/ Education:

  • S. Diploma or equivalent; trade school and/or formal training on equipment mechanics strongly preferred
  • 5+ years’ work experiences in general facility production and packaging equipment maintenance and repair
  • Experience with Computerized Maintenance System (CMS)
  • Proficiency with Windows applications including Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Ability to read, interpret, and work from electrical or mechanical diagrams and equipment manuals
  • Ability to work independently with no supervision
  • Equipment PLC experiences is a plus
  • Experience of working in GMP environment; previous experience in Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices and Biotechnology industries are a plus
  • Must be willing to work in Second and Third shifts per assignment
  • Valid CA Driver License and good driving record required
  • Understand mechanical and electrical systems
  • Working knowledge of cGMP and ISO 9001/EN46001

FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of FUJIFILM about this requisition. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at FUJIFILM via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of FUJIFILM, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by FUJIFILM for this requisition and a valid agreement with FUJIFILM is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the FUJIFILM agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.


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