Skilled Trades
Catalent Pharma Solutions
Strathroy, ON
Position Overview:
Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent’s advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love. Your talents , ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent? Start here

Position Summary

The Skilled Trades role reports to the Maintenance Supervisor.

Our Strathroy, ON location is looking for a Skilled Tradesperson to join our Team. Strathroy, is one of two sites located in Canada offering softgel development and manufacturing capabilities for the Pharmaceutical and Consumer Health industries. We have a broad range of integrated formulation, manufacturing, analytical and packaging services to offer full service turnkey solutions.

In concert with Catalent’s Patient First philosophy, this role is paramount to ensure the efficiency and quality of our leading manufacturing processes which ultimately yield safe products for our customers. Be a part of a global drug development and delivery leader, and help others live better healthier lives!

The Skilled Tradesperson performs reactive, assigned, and preventative maintenance on all production and supporting equipment within the facility. The Skilled Tradesperson also diagnoses, troubleshoots, and provides electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, control system support on all equipment.

The Role

Carry out preventative maintenance on assigned equipment in a safe and efficient manner;
Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair electrical and/or control problems and corrects equipment in breakdown situations to ensure that production efficiencies are maintained;
Assembles, disassembles, installs, repairs, and/or fabricates as needed to maintain assigned equipment within the facility in accordance to policy, procedures and regulations;
Completes specialty system support work (temperature controller adjustments, calibrations, PLCs, PMs, etc.) as trained;
Complies with PM, SOP, cGMP, and regulatory requirements;
Maintains tools, toolboxes, and shop areas in compliance with cGMP/SOP standards;
Required to work a flexible schedule as required, and provide on-call support as scheduled;
Performs other duties/projects as assigned.
The Candidate

High School Diploma, GED or equivalent is required;
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) 433A and/or Industrial Electrician 442A with 3+ years of experience;
Red Seal Certification;
Electrical and PLC experience in a manufacturing environment (Pharma, Food, Packaging Industry) an asset;
Boiler, refrigeration and air handling systems experience an asset;
Experience in the following: shop tools, lathe, mills, grinders, drill presses, precision measurement instruments, power tools, technical manuals/schematics/blueprints, controllers, PLC & HMI, PID, calibration, and engineering drawings.
Position Benefits

Comprehensive Benefit Package (Health, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance);
Competitive compensation starting at $36.50/hour;
Group Retirement Savings –Registered Pension Plan (RPP) with employer contributions;
Paid Time Off Programs incl. vacation, banked time & personal time;
Employee Reward & Recognition programs;
Opportunities for personal development & growth incl. tuition reimbursement.
We will identify candidates based on the following Catalent Competencies:

Leads with Integrity and Respect;
Delivers Results;
Demonstrates Business Acumen;
Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork;
Champions Change;
Engages and Inspires;
Coaches and Develops.
Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

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