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Job ID:  62972
Date:  Sep 21, 2022
On Site
Job function:  US Jobs
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Sr Technician Maintenance - Electrical

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Sr. Maintenance Technician

Location: Kingstree, SC





What you’ll do


As a Sr. Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for all instrumentation/calibration activity at the Kingstree facility including 4-20 mA transmitters, Delta-V control systems, stand-alone controllers, electrical circuits, motor controls and probe calibrations.  This individual will also be responsible in issuing and obtaining daily work permits, complete SHE Critical Equipment Inspections and cross-train in all aspects of the sites mechanical and safety needs.




What we do


DSM is the leading global producer of ingredients and vitamins, carotenoids and premixes for the food and pharmaceutical industry: In fact, more than half-a-billion people consume our vitamins each day. Our advanced ingredients make an important contribution to the world's favorite food brands - in dairy, baking, fruit juice, beer, wine, and savory products. We achieve this through market and application knowledge, technologies, and long-standing experience; all of which contributes to solutions that provide superior value to our customers.





What we bring


Working for DSM means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.  



Your key responsibilities



  •  Complete assigned tasks and work orders in an efficient, safe manner and maintain a clean cGMP work environment in assigned areas. 
  • Comply with all safe work practices including but not limited to work permitting, lock-out/tag-out, confined space entry, hot work, working at heights, line-breaking, and mechanical safety.
  • Basic knowledge of Maintenance CMMS (SAP) to obtain relevant work order, equipment, and spare part information
  • Diagnose equipment failures and recommend alternatives to minimize repair costs and equipment downtime.
  • Provide accurate, detailed, timely and documented turnovers of equipment to             operations and others within the department.
  • Identify, report, and investigate incidents in areas of responsibility.
  • Participate in or lead departmental audits, housekeeping inspections, and other specialty SHE audits as appropriate.
  • Support routine Quality talks/briefings with staff to raise Quality awareness.
  • Perform roles in the Technical Safety Life Cycle Role Map, as needed: HAZOP Team Member, Machine Safety Assessment Team Member



You bring


  • Associates degree or prior experience in lieu of degree
  • 5+ years of prior industrial maintenance experience
  • 3-5 years of work experience with Food Manufacturing or a related field
  • Electrical and mechanical experience required
  • Delta V program knowledge preferred
  • Prior experience in the areas of computer-controlled manufacturing systems, centrifuges, pumps, refrigeration, utilities, water testing and chemical applications
  • Requires knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming



About Manufacturing


With DSM Nutritional Product sites consistently proving that we have some of the best facilities in the world, it’s obvious that the Manufacturing team doesn't just talk about sustainability. We live it in everything we do. From large solar fields to biomass cogeneration plants, we put green electricity back into local grids while producing the high-quality products and solutions our customers need. We do it by continuously adapting our knowledge, skills, and ways of working to meet the demands of our ever-changing world.


How to apply


Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by uploading your resume in English via our career portal. The procedure will generally be in line with the DSM application process outlined on the DSM career website. Due to privacy regulations, we can only actively interact with applications via our career portal.




Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and
affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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