Senior HVAC Maintenance Technician- 2nd shift
Myerstown, PA 
Posted 20 days ago
Job Description


The primary responsibilities of this role,Senior Tech,are to:

  • Comply with all workplace standards and safety procedures, including Lockout Tagout, Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements (OSHA), Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), maintain clean/orderly work area, and participate in safety improvement projects;
  • Create/update/schedule work orders, and provide technical (equipment) support/training/leadership to line teams;
  • Perform preventive, routine, and non-routine maintenance tasks as required to meet scheduled completion dates (PM's);
  • Coordinate the utilization of outside contractors and vendors as needed.
  • Assist Engineers with Installation Qualification(IQ) and Operational Qualifications (OQ), site capital projects, testing and troubleshooting new equipment and design, and install and debug control system projects and drive systems;
  • Maintain documentation and maintenance logs according to SOP's, cGMP's and any other regulatory requirement;
  • Provide technical support and leadership with department projects and goals on assigned line;
  • Demonstrate the ability to progressively manage critical facility and operations support systems;
  • Demonstrate the ability to establish operating parameters and maintain specific performance standards;
  • Demonstrate the ability to plan, schedule and prioritize daily and weekly work activities as initiated by supervision;
  • Communicate key information to operational and technical supervision, technical parts administrator, and personnel on other shifts to ensure no business disruption;
  • Effectively troubleshoot as trained in areas such as: Hands on

    troubleshooting and repair ability with regard to electrical systems up

    to 480 volts, basic knowledge and understanding of 13,800 to 69,000 volt

    power distribution systems and protective relaying, ability to interpret

    and apply the latest edition of the National Electric Code, Compressed

    air systems, Steam systems, Potable water systems, Purified Water

    systems, Heating systems, Cooling systems, Fabrication, Navigation of

    programmable logic controllers, and other electro-mechanical equipment.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Technical associates degree with at least two years of experience working with PLC's, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, electronics, fabrication, and/or industrial maintenance, or High School diploma or equivalent, with at least two years of vocational technical training and five years of experience working with PLC's, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, electronics, fabrication, and /or industrial maintenance;
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, interpret/comprehend/follow workplace and technical documentation, equipment manuals, blueprints, diagrams, electrical schematics, operator manuals, work instructions, SOPs, etc.;
  • Knowledge of electro-mechanical systems including: gear ratios, power transmission, machine timing, hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical/electronic systems, programmable logic controllers, lubrication, and maintenance/changeover of machines/production line;
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot electromechanical equipment and technical issues, successfully set up/changeover multiple pieces of packaging/manufacturing equipment, complete Preventive Maintenance work (PMs), resolve problems, and learn new procedures within a reasonable time frame;
  • Be able to demonstrate a good mathematical aptitude in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and experience with metric and English standard systems;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English;
  • Good PC Skills, including use of e-mail, attaching documents to e-mail, previous experience using electronic databases and on-line tools (i.e., but not limited to, Lotus Notes database, Employee Self-Services on-line tools, etc.);
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely in a production environment;
  • Experience in a government regulated, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) or Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) environment;
  • Be willing to work overtime as needed, based on production demands;
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot electrical systems up to 480 Volts.;
  • Knowledge and understanding of technical mathematics, blue print diagram and technical tools and equipment pertinent to the assigned specialty including outside and inside micrometer, the machinist scale, use of the thread gauge and dial indicators;
  • Experience operating a lathe, vertical milling machine, horizontal milling machine, drill presses, and grinders;
  • Demonstrated ability to operate typical maintenance shop equipment (i.e., brakes, shears, band saw, spot welder, etc.);
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and maintain electrical systems up to 480 volts.;
  • Demonstrated ability to read/use basic electrical and mechanical drawings, technical mathematics, blueprints, electrical/electronic schematics and technical tools and electrical/electronic equipment;
  • Demonstrated ability to measure and add amounts of chemicals for testing, read and interprets test results, determine and measure chemical quantities to adjust out of specification conditions;
  • Demonstrated ability to progressively manage critical maintenance support systems;
  • Demonstrated ability to establish operating parameters and maintain specific standards of performance;
  • Demonstrated ability to understand various basic electrical items, such as switches, wiring, etc.;
  • Demonstrated ability in diagnosing, troubleshooting, modifying and repairing control circuits up to 120 VAC.;
  • Demonstrated experience performing electrical circuit tests to diagnose problems and repair low and medium voltage wiring and component problems.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience using motorized and non-motorized material handling equipment;
  • Advanced Manufacturing Integrated Systems Technology (AMIST) certification;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of safe work practices relating to 13,800 to 69,000 volt systems.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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