This is where you save and sustain lives
At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.
Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.
Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.
Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives- where your purpose accelerates our mission.
Hours: 4 days/week - 10 hours per day - 5 am cst to 3:45 pm (must be flexible to work various hours and weekends)
Your role at Baxter:
The Maintenance Mechanic I is a Salaried Non-Exempt position reporting into a specific area of the plant, which contributes to our mission of saving and sustaining lives by ensuring safe and efficient operation of plant manufacturing equipment through hands on maintenance and maintenance related initiatives.
Baxter's employees are united in a mission to save and sustain lives. We are passionate about applying scientific innovation to meet the needs of the millions of people worldwide who depend on our medically necessary therapies and technologies. We focus on increasing access to healthcare, innovating in crucial areas of unmet need, and pursuing creative collaborations that bring our mission to life for patients every day.
What you'll be doing:
Perform maintenance and PMs on HVAC equipment to include DX units, air handlers, chillers, towers, fans, pumps and refrigerators.
Build, install and troubleshoot basic control circuits for equipment.
Operate and maintain 3-phase motors and in-plant power distribution systems.
Troubleshoot and maintain refrigerant circuits, chilled water and steam delivery systems.
Troubleshoot control circuits: motor control circuits, plc control circuits.
Troubleshoot peripheral input/output devices to include Thermocouples, RTDs, Control Valves
Configure and Troubleshoot VFDs
Pipe fitting and welding.
Must have knowledge of both plant and departmental environmental health and safety regulations and comply with said regulations accordingly.
Other duties as assigned.
What you'll bring:
High School Diploma or GED required.
3 years or more of General Maintenance experience
HVAC/Refrigeration experience is required.
Freon Certification or (Must obtain certification within 6 months)
Experience pipefitting and welding
Ability to perform industrial maintenance.
Lift up to 50 lbs, push/pull up to 100 lbs, lift 30 lbs above the shoulder.
Ability to bend/stoop, climb ladders, reach above the shoulder.
Meet confined space entry requirements.
Work in unfavorable conditions (hot/cold temperatures)
Ability to work at heights.
Basic Electrical Skills
Ability to use electrical test equipment: voltmeter, ammeter, meg-ohmmeter
Ability to size fuses, circuit breakers, overloads, transformers and wiring.
Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics and the national electric code.
Ability to install and troubleshoot motor control circuits, relay logic and PLCs.
Ability to maintain and troubleshoot air conditioning and heating systems.
Visual acuity requirements as documented in CL-01-01-037 (Baxter Cleveland Visual Acuity Procedure)
Audiometric testing and hearing protection are required.
We understand compensation is an important factor as you consider the next step in your career. At Baxter, we are committed to equitable pay for all our employees, and we strive to be more transparent with our pay practices. To that end, this position has a salary range of $33,000 to $76,000. The above range represents the expected salary range for this position. The actual salary may vary based upon several factors including, but not limited to, relevant skills/experience, time in the role, business line, and geographic/office location.
The successful candidate for this job may be required to verify that he or she has been vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to reasonable accommodations for individuals with medical conditions or religious beliefs that prevent vaccination, and in accordance with applicable law.
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Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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