Production Equipment Set-up Technician$11(Blacksburg, VA)

This position serves as an equipment change-over technician. While following SOPs and cGMPs, the set up tech carries out product, size and machine tooling changes to accommodate components. Adjusts machinery and equipment to ensure efficient operation and resolve problems during the product run. -Must be able to show aptitude of mechanical nature and understand how to properly set up and made adjustments to various production machines. -Must be able to work with minimal supervision and work with leadership to endure that production machines are running safely, efficiently, and producing quality products. -Maintain good housekeeping and observe all company rules including plant health, safety and environmental rules. -The set-up tech will participate in developing and moitoring procedures to improve line uptime and efficiencies. -The set-up tech will also use manual, job aids, or guidelines to complete preventative maintenance and minor repairs to packaging equipment. -Assist with packaging validations )OQ/PQ), component line trials and special projects. -At times this position requires working closely with the Operation Engineers and Line Leads for line and/or equipment improvements. -The set-up tech will be expected to be trained and capable of performing all functions expected of an equipment specialist for each area and will be crewed to a line as required. -This person may be required to work in other departments -Must be willing to work overtime as required by business needs.