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Maintenance Technician

Portage, Michigan, United States
February 06, 2018

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*** ******** ****, *******, ** 49024 C: 269-***-**** Ive been in manufacturing and production for the past 19 years assuming various roles. Driven to maintain all operational and environmental parameters and safely perform routine plant maintenance. Machinery inspector

Materials handling training


Safety inspections

Operational process tools

Work with operational process


Operation records maintenance

Quality control




06/1998 to 06/2000 Packaging

Pharmacia & Upjohn - Portage, Mi

Worked on packaging lines, dry product, solutions, powder. Ensured quality, demand, and integrity. Maintained accurate stock records and schedules. Key member of global distribution operations team, which coordinated shipments across many countries. Unloaded, picked, staged and loaded products for shipping. Perform all manual packaging duties as required by operating unit Operate selected packaging equipment Assist or perform setup of selected equipment with guidance from leadership Perform line clearances and cleaning Perform necessary process checks including but not limited to package checks, hourly audits, etc. Perform equipment and facility compliance assessments gowned in all unclassified and classified areas. 06/2000 to 09/2001 Sterile Maintenance

Pharmacia & Upjohn - Portage, MI

Resolved service issues in a timely manner, including coordinating and processing returns. Verified proper temperature levels on all inbound and outbound equiptment. Rotated supplies by code and receiving date. Responsible for completing all OJT's and tasks required to perform job duties which include documentation, computers, equipment, work practices within aseptic areas, and all Sterile Prep areas.

09/2001 to 10/2002 Aseptic Maintenance

Pharmacia & Upjohn - Portage, MI

Followed proper selection procedures as established by the company. Transported sterile Worked at a rapid pace to meet tight deadlines. goods from racks, shelves and vehicles. Removed pallets, freezer boxes and damaged products from clean rooms. Verified and recorded the count and condition of raw materials received. Responsible for operation and control of manufacturing/ packaging/ inspection/cleaning machinery. Documents and monitors manufacturing / packaging / inspection/cleaning ; sanitizing operations Work is performed in strict compliance with manufacturing standards and all regulatory requirements.

10/2002 to 10/2011 Operations technician

Pfizer Corporation - Portage, MI

responsible for filling injectable drug product into primary containers in the APS and APN Filling areas. Work is performed in strict compliance with manufacturing standards (SOPs) and all regulatory requirements (i. e., GMPs). This job includes the following functions: aseptic gowning and personnel monitoring, processing of hazardous and non-hazardous drug products. Setting up and changing over the filling lines per approved procedures Demonstrating ownership and accountability to production schedule and protecting product quality Monitoring filling line for efficient run time versus established standards Ensuring EDUCATION AND TRAINING

adequate inventory of parts and materials prior to initiating a production run Assisting maintenance in equipment troubleshooting Performing total productive maintenance/operator care tasks Identifying and seeking to implement process and safety improvements Executing in-process quality inspections Recording GMP entries in batch record Working as filling operator if required Following all safety procedures Cleaning and sanitizing filling lines per approved procedures Developing corrective and preventive actions Seeking value added tasks during unplanned line downtime Completing and maintaining all required training on time Act as trainer for other Operations Technicians/Operators Other duties as assigned by the supervisor Working inside the APA

10/2011 to 01/2014 Casting technician

Kaiser Aluminum Common Alloy Plant - Kalamazoo, MI Followed proper selection procedures as established by the company. Such as alloys, customer orders, and incoming scrap metals to be separated per company demands. Worked at a rapid pace to meet tight deadlines. Banded, wrapped, packaged and cleaned equipment.

Operated powered lift trucks, front end loaders, cranes, floor sweepers, pallet jacks and propane forklifts safely, with a 0% incident rate. 01/2014 to 09/2017 Operations technician

Pfizer - Portage, MI

Same role as previously listed.

2009 Associate of Arts: General

Kalamazoo Valley Community College - Kalamazoo, MI HVAC

Kalamazoo Valley Community Collete - Kalamazoo, MI Coursework in HVAC:

Electricity/HVAC controls 1

Electricity/HVAC controls 2

Electricity/HVAC controls 3

Heating concepts 1

Heating concepts 2

Refrigeration 1

Refrigeration 2

Refrigeration 3

Sheet metal layout

Intro to Renewable energy

Shop fundamentals

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