Amneal Pharmaceuticals Senior Machine Maintenance Mechanic in Branchburg Township, New Jersey


This position supports Operations Department objectives by keeping production and facility equipment operating efficiently. Performs repairs and maintenance on machines and equipment. Typically performs work in one or more of the maintenance trades: machine and equipment repair, electrical, sheet metal fabrication, Uses hand and power tools. Tests, inspects, troubleshoots, and repairs machines and equipment. Uses blueprints, sketches, layouts, wiring diagrams, drawings, and specification. The ability to work with both Management and Production Supervision to achieve the Companies production goals. To assure that all maintenance jobs are completed in a timely, safe and responsible manner.*

Essential Functions:

  • Monitors and performs preventative maintenance to assure cost effective maintenance and a scheduled maintenance program to provide maintenance by manufacturers specifications.

  • Perform repair work on equipment, utilities and systems as assigned by supervisor.

  • Ensure that safety practices are followed.

  • Perform electrical troubleshooting, PLCs, as well as mechanical. Determines material, equipment, and supplies to be used.

  • Maintain all equipment manuals, equipment warranties, and tool inventories.

  • Train the maintenance personnel for maximum productivity.

  • Review work orders to ensure proper documentation.

  • Direct mechanics in the use of safety equipment and procedures.

  • Demonstrate initiative in the performance of assigned responsibilities.

  • Model and maintain high ethical standards.

  • Follow attendance, punctuality and proper dress rules. Perform other tasks consistent with the goals and objectives of this position.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate calibration work with outside vendors

  • Other jobs as assigned by the maintenance supervisor


  • High School or GED - Required


  • Must have 3 years or more of Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, and Machine Maintenance experience.


  • Ability to function and perform effectively as a supervisor. - Intermediate

  • Ability to plan, organize and direct the work of skilled, semi-skilled, and unskilled employees engaged in repair and maintenance of equipment. - Intermediate

  • Ability to troubleshoot, diagnose and repair equipment with accuracy and speed; ability to create effective working relationships with employees. - Intermediate

  • Ability to coordinate programs, prepare reports and maintain accurate records. Ability to communicate both orally and in writing. - Intermediate

Job: *Facilities

Organization: *Engineering

Title: Senior Machine Maintenance Mechanic

Location: NJ-Branchburg Township

Requisition ID: 18099