Facility Technician 1

Posted 28 Apr 2020

Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 205816


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:


The purpose of this position is to support the Sheboygan site with facility or maintenance activities.


  • Maintain and repair equipment, facilities, and utility systems.
  • Complete work orders that cross over traditional disciplines. 
  • Keep the entire site running by completing corrective and preventive maintenance work orders.
  • Use basic PC software (windows, word, Excel, email).
  • Use CMMS software.
  • Operate a forklift and man lift
  • Read, redline, and understand all types of drawings/schematics.
  • Able to operate hand tools, power tools, and basic shop tools (grinder, drill press, sand blaster, band saw, etc.).
  • Ability to read gauges and understand units of measure.
  • Work independently on facility P.M. and repair tasks and with other technicians for operations tasks.
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations,
  • Identify unsafe work conditions and report them to management.
  • Participate in weekend work rotation. 
  • Performs work related travel as necessary.


Physical Attributes:


  • Wearing appropriate protective gear, (hard hats, glasses/goggles, chemical resistant suits, gloves, safety shoes) and other personal protection equipment “PPE” to protect themselves from toxic or corrosive chemicals in the forms of liquids, solids, vapors or airborne particles.
  • Viewing computer monitors for long periods of time.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, stand, walk, reach above the shoulder, stoop, kneel, twist, crouch or crawl for long periods of time.
  • Work in industrial and outdoor weather conditions, walk long distances, lift heavy loads sometime with assist, stand for long periods and perform various physical tasks in various positions.  Use hands and feet to operate equipment.  Good all-around eyesight and specific vision capabilities.
  • Ability to speak, hear and smell.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and ability to push and pull heavy materials to complete assignment, may lift more poundage with assistance.
  • Utilize close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Regularly uses phones, computers, computer monitors and all office/laboratory equipment.


2nd Shift:    Monday - Friday, 3:00 pm - 7:30 am

3rd Shift:  Sunday - Thursday, 11:00 pm - 7:30 am
Who You Are:


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma, GED or HSED required. 
  • 1+ year hands on maintenance experience
  • 1+ year CMMS System experience
  • Valid drivers license


Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates degree in applicable field
  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills 
  • Demonstrated experience preventive & predictive maintenance
  • Ability to collaborate with other departments
  • Experience maintaining electrical and mechanical systems
  • Experience in conducting preventive and predictive maintenance tasks





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