Offers “Merckgroup”

Expires soon Merckgroup

Maintenance Technician - Lab Equipment

  • Rockville, USA

Job description

A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. 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.


This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization.  External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.  


This position offers a $3,000 sign-on bonus!


Your Role:


At MiliporeSigma, the  Maintenance Technician- Lab Equipment  will support the Facilities department for lab process equipment maintenance.  This position is responsible for a wide variety of assignments from minor to moderately complex. Work may range from adjustment and minor repairs to assisting with the complete overhaul of laboratory equipment.


·  Performs general planned preventive maintenance on lab equipment, e.g. incubators, refrigerators, freezers
·  Uses electronic data bases for lab equipment. (BM-RAM, SAP, etc.)
·  Schedules lab equipment repairs and preventative maintenance
·  Performs initial inspection of faulted equipment and repairs when possible
·  Schedules and monitors service of outside vendors and inspects field work performed as needed
·  Uncrates and installs new equipment in laboratories, including connecting utilities and monitoring system
·  Maintains parts inventor and orders materials for repairs as needed
·  Responsible for the accuracy, clarity and compliance of documentation i.e. PM task sheets, Work Orders, Logbooks, etc.
·  Performs tasks in accordance with SOPs and regulations (cGMP and GLP).
·  Follows with company health and safety regulations and procedures
·  Performs duties independently with minimal supervision
·  Assists with training of new employees or junior level personnel
·  Performs other duties as assigned
·  Some work activities will be performed in the general area where animals are located
·  Overtime and flexible shifts as needed


Who You Are:


Basic Qualifications:

·  High School diploma or GED
·  3+ years’ of experience performing maintenance in an industrial lab or other professional setting
·  Valid Driver’s License


Preferred Qualifications:

·  Excellent oral and written communication skills
·  Experience with a life science company
·  Excellent oral and written communication skills
·  Knowledge of applicable computer systems (i.e. Excel, Word, Trackwise, BM RAM, SAP, etc.)
·  Experience with Kaye Lab Watch equipment monitoring systems.
·  Experience with using computerized maintenance systems for documentation of repairs and preventive maintenance
·  Prior forklift certification




What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit


If you are a resident of Colorado or New York City, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance


The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.


As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

Job Requisition ID:  256695

Location:  Rockville

Career Level:  C - Professional (1-3 years)

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