Equipment Maintenance Mechanics (Lynchburg, VA)


Maintenance and Engineering

We are looking for skilled Maintenance Mechanics to perform maintenance, equipment repair, complex trouble-shooting, redesign, and enhancement of mechanical, electrical, and computerized systems used in the processing of several consumer healthcare products produced in a cGMP environment. Develop maintenance, PM, and calibration procedures. Implement and support complex electronic and programmable systems including PLCs, machine vision, HMI, process controls, and instrumentation.


  • Perform electronic troubleshooting on a variety of mechanical and electrical equipment throughout the facility.
  • Perform duties involving a wide range of preventative maintenance and repair work to a variety of electromechanical devices, machinery, instrumentation, HVAC, fixtures, and furnishings throughout the facility.
  • Perform mathematical formulations as relates to problem solving and trouble shooting the electrical power distribution equipment, mechanical components, and fluid power components.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and calibration of production and/or facility equipment without supervision.
  • Repair electronic and instrument equipment.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair machine breakdowns in a prompt, skillful manner.
  • Maintain machines to ensure that quality packages are provided at the speeds designated and minimize machine down time.
  • Perform diagnostics and repair to a variety of PLCs and associated programs.
  • Determine causes and sources of existing and potential electrical and electronic problems; read and interpret circuit diagrams; act upon determinations, and design basic electronic circuitry when necessary.
  • Develop improvements upon existing technology and methods, acting unilaterally with Engineering, or with others, and make recommendations for their improvements.
  • Responsible for having machines produce quality packages at the speeds designated.
  • Monitor and/or evaluate current or potential problems with resulting action or plan to eliminate problem.
  • Participate with others in the testing and evaluation of raw materials and equipment.
  • Provide feedback to the Maintenance Mechanic Leader and the Maintenance Supervisor regarding equipment condition.
  • Research manuals and drawings; prepare sketches and Purchase Requisitions for procurement of replacement parts and supplies.
  • Responsible to maintain work area in a safe, clean and orderly condition according to GMPs.
  • Perform other related duties as required.


  • Requires the knowledge gained through a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Completion of an accredited apprenticeship program or equal training.
  • 1 to 7 years of related work experience. Related experience includes electronic troubleshooting, calibration of process instrumentation, determining causes and sources of electrical and electronic problems, and reading and interpreting circuit diagrams.

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