Maintenace Mechanic Job

Worthington, MN, US
June 20 2017
Organization Type
Maintenace Mechanic-PRO015788


Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its 125-year legacy. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck’s Animal Health (MAH) division works to improve the health of animals around the world through collaborative partnerships and a deep sense of responsibility towards our customers, consumers, animals, society, and our planet. This team of energetic, independent thinkers offers one of the industry’s most innovative portfolios of products, services, and technologies that serve to prevent, treat, and control diseases across all major farm and companion animal species both domestically and internationally.

The candidate for this position should possess advanced skills in mechanical/electrical, controls and PLC preferred. The ideal candidate would have working experience on freeze dryers controls/PLC, fill- lines, Siemens BMS, autoclaves, boilers and good electrical knowledge. Once hired, the Mechanic will be cross trained to work within a multi-crafted functions within the trades along with other full-time Mechanics on staff. Electrical/electronic, controls, PLC knowledge and the ability to troubleshoot equipment is very beneficial.

The Mechanic should possess good communication skills and be a team player within the Maintenance Department. Ability to read and interpret blueprints and electrical schematics is essential. The Mechanic will work independently and along side other Mechanics. A willingness to learn new equipment and systems and share experiences. The department will provide in-house or outsourced training on systems unfamiliar with.. The person will be working in cleanroom environments at times. Mactronix education and experience is very beneficial. The department emphasizes in hiring good character and building strong talent



- High School graduate.


- Minimum 5 years working in the field of mechanical/electrical at advanced level.


- Mechatronic’s or other electrical/mechanical trades post highschool education is very beneficial.

- Some of the systems serviced include: freeze dryers, autoclaves, fill-line/tunnel, chillers, cooling towers, low temp freezers, incubators, boilers, Siemens BMS systems, various PLC’s, HVAC/refrigeration.

Merck is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

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Job: Production / Maintenance

Job Title:Lead Tech, Operations

Primary Location: NA-US-MN-Worthington

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: No

Number of Openings: 1

Hazardous Materials: the responsibilities of this position require the employee to enter core sterile manufacturing areas

Company Trade Name:Merck

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