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Date: Nov 10, 2017

Location: Bendigo, VI, AU

Company: MSD

Requisition ID: EQU000376

MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.


MSD has an opportunity for a Maintenance Lead to join our award winning Animal Health Site in Bendigo who was inducted into the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame – for Medical Technology & Pharmaceuticals Award 2016.
As a Maintenance Lead you will contribute to the successful upgrade to our fermentation capacity project, duties will include:
  • Leading facility and equipment maintenance, calibration ,recertification planning, yearly, monthly and weekly
  • Managing equipment introduction and retirement process
  • Contractor management including; inductions, supervision and performance management
  • Supervision and management of 2 direct reports
  • Managing Continuous Improvement activities in the sites Safety, Quality and Engineering systems.
  • Working within Site Maintenance budgets


To be successful as a Maintenance Lead you will;
  • Be an experienced Maintenance Lead or Facilities Manager 
  • Have working knowledge of GMP including change management processes, maintenance, calibration and recertification
  • Ideally have experience within the pharmaceutical industry, research or hospital facility management, vaccine manufacture and bio security experience is highly regarded 
  • Hold a degree of equivalent qualification in Engineering or Science related discipline 
  • Have experience using SAP maintenance or Workmate Computerised Maintenance Management Systems
  • Be experienced in leading projects with a focus on process improvement
  • Have a thorough understanding of Australian workplace safety
  • Be able to lead a small team, foster collaboration with key stakeholders and drive results to achieve a positive outcome. 
  • Be prepared to work flexibly to support the sites dynamic needs

Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.

MSD Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals through science. We offer veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments the widest range of veterinary pharmaceuticals, parasiticides, vaccines and health management solutions.

We work together to save and improve lives. Join us.
Apply now online for immediate consideration.

MSD is an equal opportunity employer - proudly

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