Sr Tech Ops:
Bayer AG

Bayer AG
Cleveland Ohio


Sr Tech Ops 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Tech Ops, are to: 


  • Comply with all workplace standards and safety procedures, including lockout tagout, Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMPs), Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements (OSHA), Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), maintain clean/orderly work area, and participate in safety improvement projects;
  • Create/update/schedule work orders, and provide technical (equipment) support/training/leadership to line teams;
  • Perform preventive, routine, and non-routine maintenance tasks as required to meet scheduled completion dates;
  • Assist engineers with installation and operational qualifications (IQ/OQ)), site capital projects, testing and troubleshooting new equipment and design, and install and debug control system projects and drive systems;
  • Maintain documentation and maintenance logs according to SOPs, CGMPs and any other regulatory requirements;
  • Provide technical support and leadership with department projects and goals on assigned line;
  • Demonstrate the ability to establish operating parameters and maintain specific performance standards;
  • Demonstrate the ability to plan, schedule and prioritize daily and weekly work activities as initiated by supervision. Read Programmable Logic Control (PLC) ladder logic. Perform production, utility technical duties required to support the site, and provide back up support for technical pool when needed. Perform electrical circuit tests to diagnose problems and repair low and medium voltage wiring.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Technical Associate’s degree plus 4 years of experience working with PLC's, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, electronics, fabrication, and/or industrial maintenance. OR High School Diploma/ GED, plus 2 years of vocational technical training and 8 years of experience working with PLC's, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, electronics, fabrication, and /or industrial maintenance;
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write interpret/comprehend/follow workplace and technical documentation -- equipment manuals, blueprints, diagrams, electrical schematics, operator manuals, work instructions, sops, etc.;
  • Knowledge of electro-mechanical systems including: gear ratios, power transmission, machine timing, hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical/electronic systems, programmable logic controllers, lubrication, and maintenance/changeover of machines/production line;
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot electromechanical equipment and technical issues, successfully set up/changeover multiple pieces of packaging/manufacturing equipment, complete preventive maintenance work (PMS), resolve problems, and learn new procedures within a reasonable time frame;
  • Must be able to demonstrate a good mathematical aptitude in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, & experience with metric and English standard systems;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English;
  • Good pc skills, including use of e-mail, attaching documents to e-mail required. Previous experience using databases and on-line tools required (i.e., but not limited to, lotus notes database, employee self-services on-line tools, etc);
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely in a production environment;
  • Experience in a government regulated, good manufacturing practices (GMP) or standard operating procedures (SOP) environment;
  • Must be willing to work overtime as required, based on production demands;
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot electrical systems up to 480 volts;
  • Knowledge and understanding of technical mathematics, blue print diagram and technical tools and equipment pertinent to the assigned specialty including outside and inside micrometer, the machinist scale, use of the thread gauge and dial indicators;
  • Experience operating a lathe, vertical milling machine, horizontal milling machine, drill presses, and grinders;
  • Demonstrated ability to operate typical maintenance shop.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Previous experience using motorized & non-motorized material handling equipment;
  • Advanced manufacturing integrated systems technology (AMIST) certification.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.


Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.   
Location:United States : Tennessee : Cleveland    
Division:Consumer Health   
Reference Code:14710   
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