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Maintenance Technician

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Job ID R0007709 Date posted 03/18/2019 Location Madrid, Spain

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Job Description

Major accountabilities:

  • Perform preventive & corrective maintenance on complex production and laboratory equipment.
  • Maintain equipment logs and write preventive maintenance procedures.
  • Improve procedures by modifying, updating and creating SOP’s to troubleshoot and/or maintain production and lab equipment
  • Prepare technical reports with recommendations for solutions to technical problems
  • Provide training of new maintenance personnel in conjunction with  Maintenance and Engineering Manager
  • Utilize analytical tools, test equipment, and monitors.
  • Keep the maintenance status of existing equipment following the Maintenance Master Plan of the site.
  • Management and coordination of internal and external personnel for the execution of maintenance tasks.
  • Specifies and requests purchase of components
  • Suggest improvements where applicable
  • Be prepared to work overtime on any shift or weekends if requested.
  • Carry out the internal control responsibilities set forth for the procedures of your job

Skills, experiences and qualifications required for the job:

  • AS degree in electronics or equivalent experience .
  • Experience (years/area):
  • +4 years of experience in a similar position.
  • Experience in maintenance and repair of production and laboratory equipment such as incubators, biological safety cabinets, centrifuges, HPLCs, ovens, scales, Freezers -80, nitrogen tanks, refrigerators etc
  • Familiarity with the usage of electronic test equipment and hand tools.
  • Good understanding of safety protocol/procedures.
  • Fluent Spanish and good knowledge of English (min. B1), knowledge of other languages will be an asset.
  • RITE card will be a plus
  • Open to travel punctually.


  • Good written & verbal communication skills, with the ability to write and follow non-standard procedures.
  • Ability to analyze tool performance data to detect chronic problems and suggest improvements.
  • Experience with standard Microsoft Office suite of software
  • Highly motivated individual with the ability to multi-task
  • Good  analytical skills, accuracy, reliability, attention to detail
  • Proactive and dynamic. Able to work as part of a team but also having the confidence to work alone.


Madrid, Spain

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