Equipment Technician

Branchburg, NJ, United States
Nov 10, 2020
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

This position will be on a weekend shift. Either Thursday-Sunday (10 hour work days) or Friday-Monday (10 hour work days). There also might be flexibility for a 5 day schedule (8 hour work days) just as long as the weekend is covered.

Envision working with energetic colleagues and inspirational leaders. Now, place yourself in that mix; leading discussions, asking the right questions and driving results.

Equipment Technician

What Your New Manager Wants You To Know

I am looking for an Equipment Technician who will coordinate, schedule and perform equipment Preventive Maintenance and repairs for Manufacturing, Quality and R&D departments. Must have the ability to follow applicable Maintenance procedures and troubleshoot electrical, pneumatic and mechanical equipment. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining electronic and hard copy equipment files. Possess a functional understanding of the installation, set-up and operation of manufacturing, lab and test equipment. Has the ability to utilize available resources to acquire equipment information for repair, reference and research purposes. Understands and executes engineering test protocols and procedures. Maintain spare parts inventory. Act as liaison with outside contractors and vendors for equipment service, repair and contracted maintenance. Will be expected to learn other equipment systems, i.e. equipment calibration & qualification. Respond to equipment and environmental alarms during off hours when required. Be able to take direction from multiple individuals, multi-task and prioritize workload. Candidate will be required to respond to an on-call schedule.


Sr, Mgr, Manufacturing Services

YOU ARE more than just a title, YOU ARE...

A strategic thinker : Align and excite internal stakeholders to facilitate success through strong leadership, strategic thinking and personal drive.

First class team player : Collaborate across multiple disciplines to ensure compliance and ability to influence cross-functional teams and senior leadership.

You Will

Perform Preventive Maintenance on production, Quality and R&D equipment

Repair various equipment types and document all work performed on our EWR System

Perform equipment calibrations on electrical, pneumatic, and analytical equipment

Enter all equipment events into our CMMS and complete all required equipment forms.

Equipment installations, including start up and commissioning.

Maintain Spare Parts inventory and make necessary purchases

Work with outside service contractors and vendors for equipment service repair and contracted maintenance

Respond to environmental and equipment alarms as needed


You Bring

Education and Experience


  • High School Diploma. Technical School preferred


  • 3-5 years' experience in equipment repair (electrical / mechanical / pneumatic)


Essential Skills, Experience, and Competencies (includes Licenses, Credentials)



  • Using a database and report functions
  • MS Excel and MS Word proficiency
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Familiar with GDP


Job Type


Equal Employment Opportunity
At Allergan, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.