Facility Maintenance Technician

  • Madison, WI, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Eurofins is the world leader in the food, bio/pharmaceutical product testing.  It is also number one in the field of environmental laboratory services and one of the global market leaders in agroscience, genomics, discovery pharmacology, and central laboratory services.  With over $2 billion in annual revenues and 25,000 employees across 250 sites in 39 countries, Eurofins is a leading international group of laboratories providing an unparalleled range of testing and support services to the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, food, environmental, and consumer products industries and to governments.

Flexible hours with nights and weekends required periodically.

Job Description

  • Demonstrates and promotes the company vision
  • Regular attendance and punctuality
  • Applies GMP/GLP in all areas of responsibility, as appropriate
  • Ability to work unsupervised, a self-starter, working in a team environment and able to handle deadline pressure.
  • Must provide own basic hand tools.
  • Perform emergency machine repairs as needed, facility wide.
  • Rebuild machinery as needed facility wide.
  • Diagnose electrical, pneumatic, plumbing and mechanical problems and take corrective action.
  • Read electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics, and understand symbols
  • Understand PLC operation, use PLC interface to diagnose PLC problems and affect proper corrective actions.
  • Understand facility processes and use that knowledge to diagnose maintenance problems.
  • Aid in development and installation of new or rebuilt equipment.
  • Troubleshoot a variety of laboratory equipment such as: chillers, shakers, water-baths, pumps, valves or any other automated or manual equipment. 
  • Accurately log details of shift on daily maintenance planner.
  • Carry out preventive / predictive maintenance (P.M.’s) on facility equipment while documenting issues or updates to the program.
  • Completing work orders in a timely manner. 
  • Interface with all department supervisors and employees on equipment performance and maintenance requirements. 
  • Maintain compliance with all regulatory standards, including GMP, OSHA, FDA, EPA, DEA and other state and local codes.
  • Follow all Company policies and procedures.
  • Promote a safe, secure and positive work environment for all members.
  • Ability to comply with any applicable personal protective equipment requirements.
  • Regular and reliable attendance.
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • High school,  Some secondary education
  • Industrial Maintenance Technician certification or 5-10 years of industrial maintenance experience. HVAC Technician certification Or 5-10 years of HVAC technician experience
  • Welding and fabrication preferred; light carpentry, plumbing, and electrical knowledge required

Additional Information

As a Eurofins employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work! 

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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