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Instrument Maintenance Technician
Ref No.: 22-06979
Location: Tucson, Arizona
Pay Rate : $ 15.75 /Hour
Client : Ventana Medical Systems
Job Title: Instrument Maintenance Technician I
Location: Tucson, AZ (Oro Valley Area)
Shift: 2 nd Shift (2pm-11:30pm) M-F (Su-Th After Training)

Job Description
  • Instrument Maintenance Technician responsibilities include the maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of manufacturing production and test equipment. This includes performing PMs and inspections on a variety of automated and semi-automated equipment, machine assembly/disassembly, and consulting with other experienced technicians when necessary to minimize downtime. Instrument Maintenance Technicians will also be required to utilize company and industry best practice to ensure a safe working environment and effectively communicate with supported manufacturing areas to ensure production goals are met.

  • Maintain and repair production and test equipment in accordance with work instructions, operating procedures, operations manuals, and manufacturer specifications.
  • Perform Preventative Maintenance (PM) routines and inspections.
  • Troubleshoot electrical, pneumatic, and mechanical issues to resolve problems with minimal downtime.
  • Complete maintenance/inspection logs, work orders and other related paperwork. Maintains an accurate record of all activities and comply with cGMP/QS requirements.
  • Ability to communicate and interact with supported departments to ensure satisfactory performance of equipment, instruments and systems. procedures and other written instructions.
  • Respond effectively to emergencies and provide after-hours support as needed.
  • Utilize LOTO and follow all specific safe work practices.
  • Disassemble equipment and remove/replace defective parts.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment by complying with applicable procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Ability to use root cause analysis and tools to promote continuous improvement.
  • Provide support to manufacturing and engineering services during routine and shutdown maintenance work.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.

  • Possess a basic understanding of industrial process instrumentation, automation, and equipment maintenance.
  • Use of electrical and mechanical test equipment; for example, digital voltmeter, precision weight scale, ISO calibrator, etc.
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic schematics.
  • Ability to troubleshoot mechanical, electro-mechanical, pneumatic, electronic equipment and instrumentation and take corrective action.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
  • Demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency with Google suite of productivity programs and SAP.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assume additional or new responsibilities regularly.
  • Interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Effectively utilize hand tools, such as screwdrivers and wrenches, and possess a mechanical aptitude.

  • Formal Training/Education: Associates degree in electronics, electrical engineering, or other technical field. Is prefered Experience: 1-3 years related experience and/or training. OR equivalent combination of education and experience.