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Associate Process Maintenance Technician - Night Shift

Facility:  Manufacturing
Location: 

Clayton, NC, US

About the Department   

At Novo Nordisk, we want to make a difference. For nearly 100 years, we have led the way in diabetes care. Being part of Novo Nordisk allows our employees to embark on life-changing careers, and the opportunity to help improve the quality of life for millions of people around the world. 
 
In Clayton, NC, we now operate two adjacent pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities that are responsible for fulfilling different steps in our injectable and oral treatment supply chains.  
 
Our Clayton, NC Diabetes Finished Products (DFP) facility is a 457,000 square foot aseptic "fill and finish" site that is responsible for producing innovative, injectable diabetes and obesity treatments. When you work at DFP, you’ll join a global network of manufacturing professionals focused on several key, final production processes, including sterile formulation, filling, inspection, device assembly and packaging. 
 
At DFP, our employees are passionate about what they do, knowing their work makes a difference to millions of people who rely on our products every day. After all, producing medicines is a special responsibility. 
 
Join Team Novo Nordisk and help us make what matters.

This position is in FP Packaging - Team D (Nights)

 

Position Purpose

Improve system & equipment reliability for assigned process, reduce system & equipment downtime for assigned process & support operation of assigned process.

 

Accountabilities

  • Work in a safe & environmentally responsible way
  • Actively improve performance & reliability of process equipment
  • Restore function to equipment in an effective & technically correct manner
  • Actively participate in & support Event Response
  • Perform corrective & preventative maintenance for assigned process
  • Operate, monitor, control equipment, systems & processes, as assigned
  • Support & implementation of system/equipment reliability improvement projects
  • Support & assist in all aspects of process operations
  • Record & review production data in BPR’s & associated forms
  • Other accountabilities, as assigned

 

Required Qualifications

High school diploma or GED.

 

Desired Qualifications

  • Associates Degree in relevant field or equivalent military training or industrial training which includes a thorough understanding of mechanical, electrical & control systems
  • One (1) year of relevant work experience
  • Knowledgeable in the following systems: compressed air, electromechanical controls, electrical, mechanical, instrumentation & robotics
  • Ability & experience with automated records systems such as SAP, schematics, wiring diagrams & other technical documents
  • Computer literacy
  • Supports planning & execution of process functions & assists in coordination of planned & corrective maintenance activities to ensure successful process performance.
  • Demonstrates a systematic approach to problem solving & troubleshooting
  • Supports & actively participates in event response activities for the process
  • Documents problems & works to bring them rapidly to solution

 

Physical & Other Requirements

  • Ability to move equipment and/or supplies weighing up to 50 pounds within the facility using various body positions
  • Routinely operates & inspects manufacturing equipment using hands
  • Ability to be on feet for up to a 12-hour shift
  • Corrected vision to 20/30
  • Occasionally ascends/descends a ladder to service equipment; ability to work atop elevated positions
  • Occasionally works around odorous and/or hazardous materials. May be required to wear latex gloves
  • Occasionally positions self within confined spaces for inspection, repair & maintenance of equipment
  • Ability to work in loud noise environments with hearing protection
  • Ability to attain clean room gowning certification & work with hazardous materials including sanitants. (Aseptic Production)
  • Frequent bending, stooping & prolonged working overhead
  • Ability to work the hours necessary to support a 24/7 continuous manufacturing operation

 

Novo Nordisk requires all employees to be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine by December 8, 2021.  As required by applicable law, Novo Nordisk will consider requests for reasonable accommodation for those unable to be vaccinated. You will be required to upload an image of your COVID-19 vaccine card at the time of hire and/or on your first day of employment.

Novo Nordisk is an equal opportunity employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal laws, rules or regulations.

 

If you are interested in applying to Novo Nordisk and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply, please call us at 1-855-411-5290. This contact is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.