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I&E Technician (2nd Shift)

Date: Aug 10, 2022

Location: Birmingham, AL, US

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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I&E Technician (2nd Shift)


Location: United States : Birmingham, AL

Function: Engineering

Career Level: Senior professionals (> 5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Corporation

Business Line: Health Care


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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  • Provide preventive maintenance and troubleshooting for all process instrumentation, including flow, pressure, temperature, relative humidity, level, conductivity, and pH.
  • Ability to read and interrupt general engineering & electrical drawings.
  • Perform troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair PLC systems.
  • Perform PLC backups and basic programming of PLC’s.
  • Maintain documentation of repairs in compliance with cGMP documentation practices.
  • Perform 3-to-5-point calibrations on various instruments which include but not limited to flow meters, load cells, pressure, and temperature transmitters
  • Performs Preventive Maintenance (PM’s, and routine maintenance request).
  • Evaluate new electrical installations to ensure site standards are met and maintained.
  • Provide operational oversight of the BAS (Building Automated System) and appropriately responds to all alarms.
  • Troubleshoot the site’s overall electrical systems and repair/correct issues.
  • Perform troubleshooting & repair of critical utility systems, including DI, WFI, Pure Steam and USP Purified Water.
  • Electrical installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of 480-volt, 120 volt and 24-volt systems, including installation of new wiring/circuits.
  • Maintenance of rotating equipment, including pumps, fans, vacuum, process.
  • Ensure installation & repair of Electrical systems meet National Electrical Code.
  • Night/weekend on call for response to facility issues & BAS alarms.
  • Contacts and oversees outside services as necessary.
  • Support other trades as it relates to PLC’s, Automation, & Electrical
  • Perform other duties as may be required by supervisor



  • Min H.S Diploma or equivalent; 2-year Associates Degree preferred.
  • Must have extensive experience in preventive maintenance, calibration, and repair of various process instruments.
  • Must have experience in Electrical repair, and troubleshooting.
  • Must have extensive training and experience in troubleshooting, maintenance, and programming of Allen Bradley PLC(s), HMI(s) & graphical interfaces.
  • Working knowledge of mechanical & plumbing systems.
  • Ability to assist in the troubleshooting & repair of motors and miscellaneous equipment. i.e., rotating equipment, pumps, fans, and vacuum systems.
  • Understanding of cGMP fundamentals to include, but not limited to Good Documentation Practices.
  • At least 3-5 yrs. experience in manufacturing maintenance industry preferably a GMP regulated industry.  i.e., manufacturing, pharmaceutical, or medical device industry.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience working in the Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology or similar industry is desired.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Able to handle multiple priorities and tasks.
  • Sound judgment; ability to be flexible.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Works well in team environment and with cross functional teams.

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Evonik Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.

Nearest Major Market: Birmingham