Lead Maintenance Mechanic

Job ID 17-00217

Industry Pharma

Job Type Permanent

Location Somerset, NJ


2nd shift – 3:00 -11:30 PM

Assists the Facility Manager in overseeing Maintenance Mechanics providing leadership in regards to Work Orders, manufacturing equipment and building maintenance.

- Oversee scheduling and execution of all service and maintenance work for the facility related and manufacturing related equipment.
- Assist Facilities Manager in monitoring and coordinating work of all contractors for any facility related or manufacturing related equipment.
- Provide assistance to all venders and contractors performing work in the facility.
- Assist mechanics with troubleshooting production and facility equipment, and coordinate with facilities manager to make any necessary repairs
- Track and manage all cleaning supplies for the facility.
- Order parts and equipment, and manage inventory needed for all manufacturing/facility maintenance, and project related upgrades.
- Review all new and revised engineering SOP's and supervise execution of all work conducted by the maintenance staff.
- Assist the Facilities Manager in the implementation, and execution of IQ, OQ, PQ, for all facility related and manufacturing related equipment.
- Provide leadership, directions, hands on training, and assist with the development of all maintenance mechanics.
- Perform a variety of skilled work in the facility and equipment; prioritize, schedule, assign and coordinate the work of assigned staff to accomplish a wide variety of duties related to the facility
- Report to Facility Manager regarding work completed referring unusual technical or personnel issues of staff
- Provide input to performance reviews; monitor work of assigned staff members


3+ years in a manufacturing environment. Must possess strong analytical, math and leadership skills.