Lead Maintenance Mechanic

at Perrigo in Georgia, Vermont, United States

Job Description


Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing high quality and affordable self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold. Help us do it.

Perrigo Nutritionals, located in Georgia, VT is looking to add a Lead Maintenance Mechanic to their team. This is a 2nd shift position, 10am - 6pm, Monday - Friday.

This position will provide daily oversight and leadership to technicians responsible for industrial machine repair, heating, air, ventilation, cooling, boilers, purified water, or machinist to support the machines and equipment within the facilities in compliance with applicable state codes and/or local requirements.

  • Provides oversight to the daily organization and prioritization of the maintenance work flow at the site or for a specific group within Maintenance. Provides instructions and guidance to ensure that Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and safety standards are adhered to. Ensures daily housekeeping and safety activity compliance. Responsible for directing daily crewing, scheduling, determining and requesting overtime to address critical tasks.
  • Directs technicians and contractors to ensure the preventative maintenance (PM) work orders are completed in a timely manner; emergency and planned work orders are effectively resolved; and chronic issues addressed.
  • Responsible for Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) compliance, training, and provides direction and leadership to employees to resolve maintenance related or other area problems.
  • Works with engineers on capital projects or related activities, assists in developing PM’s spare part inventory, and related drawings. Assists with validation or quality concerns as required. Active in one or more teams as it relates to quality, safety, productivity, cost, or on time delivery. Completes safety/quality audits as required.
  • Continuously looks for and helps to implement improvements to the process to improve productivity, quality and reduce costs.
  • Supports other leaders as needed and performs other related duties specific to the department as assigned.

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, organizational skills and good communication skills including presentation skills necessary.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills; sound decision making skills; and demonstrated ability to motivate others with minimal supervision.
  • Mathematical and technical ability is required along with reading comprehension skills and be able to read, speak and comprehend instructions in English including procedure documents.

Preferred Experience
  • Demonstrated progress towards an advanced degree or certification is preferred.
  • Two or more years experience in a packaging or manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to multi task, use job related tools, effective record keeping skills and ability to encourage change.
  • Knowledge of and experience with technology tools to support the Operations function including computer literacy and familiarity with automated record systems, SAP and/or related systems and Microsoft Office and the ability to navigate through computer based training systems.

Perrigo Perks

Perrigo has a comprehensive benefits package. Including:

  • Health, Vision, and Dental at reduced rates
  • Quarterly and Annual Bonus
  • 401 (K) with Employer Matching
  • Starting three (3) weeks of vacation
  • Tuition & Gym Reimbursement
  • Uniform and shoes provided
  • Paid employee referral program
  • And More!

Internal applicants please apply by 6/15.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

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Job Posting: 908740

Posted On: Aug 18, 2022

Updated On: Aug 19, 2022