Maintenance Technician

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Job Title: Maintenance Technician
Location: Chesterfield, MO, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:


At Bayer we’re visionaries, driven to solve the world’s toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none’ is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We’re doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining ‘impossible’. There are so many reasons to join us. If you’re hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there’s only one choice.


Maintenance Technician 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Maint Technician are to: 

  • Become familiar with systems and diagnose issues related to equipment involved with high throughput insect bioassays;
  • Identify, develop and implement continuous improvement opportunities;
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair laboratory equipment;
  • Participate in our environmental safety health program;
  • Organize, schedule and complete routine and preventative maintenance for onsite equipment;
  • Work with other groups within the company to develop consistency and cost savings;
  • Utilize a Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to timely document and track completed work tasks, record labor hours, and parts;
  • Be responsible for maintaining accurate records of assets in the CMMS database;
  • Be responsible for managing appropriate use and replenishment of spare parts inventory;
  • Develop, document and perform internal quality repair testing procedures;
  • Perform scheduled preventative and predictive maintenance in accordance with performance targets;
  • Assist with the relocation, deployment, or installation of new and established equipment;
  • Liaison between equipment vendor and end-user to translate technical specifications and description of the problem to facilitate advanced repairs;
  • Perform regular inspections of high use equipment to prevent unplanned downtime;
  • Maintain compliance with all Health Safety and Environment (HSE) policies and ensure a safe working environment for all colleagues;
  • Operate equipment (when applicable) during seasonal peak periods.





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:

  • Two-year Associate’s degree or equivalent technical training, or experience in engineering, mechanical systems, electronics, robotics, automation systems;
  • Strong troubleshooting skills.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with CMMS;
  • Certified Maintenance and Reliability Technician (CMRT);
  • Experience working with laboratory equipment and personnel;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Familiar with Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) and LEAN methodology;
  • Experience with ladder logic and/or structured text programming.

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.  

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.  Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice.  
IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: Bayer active employees are required to disclose their vaccination status and if fully vaccinated, provide proof of vaccination status before participating in approved activities for fully vaccinated employees. Bayer defines fully vaccinated in alignment with CDC which is two weeks after completing the two-dose vaccine regimen or two weeks after completing the one-dose regimen. Additionally, if candidates are invited on site as visitors for in person interviews, they must provide proof of being vaccinated and comply with all safety protocols.  
Division: Crop Science   Reference Code 558283  
Functional Area: [[filter6]]   Location: Chesterfield
Employment Type: [[filter7]]  Position Grade: [[cust_subgrade]]  
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Job Post Date: 01/22/22
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