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Merck Millwright in Riverside, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity with a rapidly growing pharmaceutical manufacturer? If so, then this is the opportunity for you!

Our Engineers support internal and external manufacturing operations remain operational, continuously improve and innovate. With our extensive range of facilities and environments, our Engineers have opportunities across many diverse areas including Biological, Chemical, Automation, Capital Projects, Maintenance, Safety, Process Development, Technical Services, Utilities and Validation.

Under the direction of the maintenance team leader, installs, aligns and repairs various types of machinery. Performs rigging and crane signaling. Millwrights utilize miscellaneous hand tools, power metal saws, drill press, rigging equipment– chain blocks/hydraulic jacks/hoist/slings, squares, levels, dial indicators, laser alignment equipment, calipers, micrometers and gauges, hydraulic presses, bearing pullers, to perform maintenance on equipment including but not limited to pumps, drives, drive chains, belt drives, mechanical seals, gear boxes, mechanical clutches, conveyance systems, hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, air compressors, chiller towers, fans, shafts and bearings in a safe and compliant manner. Millwrights learn and utilize skills necessary to work in a secondary craft. Position will include some responsibility for utilizing business systems including SAP, Microsoft Office applications, planning, and procurement of spare parts and supplies.


  • Preventative maintenance and mechanical repairs on industrial and utility equipment, including but not limited to steam generation equipment and operating equipment

  • Dismantles, lays out, moves and installs various types of machines, equipment, and vessels

  • Repairs equipment by installing bushings, sprockets, bearings, adjustable belts, packing glands, seals and gaskets | Analyzes problems and takes appropriate corrective action(s)

  • Works with brass, cast iron, steel, stainless steel, aluminum, plastics and synthetic materials

  • Constructs rigging necessary to move equipment

  • Tests equipment for pressure leaks | Inspects sealing components, O-rings, seals, gaskets and machine faces

  • Lubricates new equipment or existing equipment as part of preventive maintenance, repair, and/or assembly

  • Prepares and assists technicians, supervisors in preparing labor and material estimates

  • Makes recommendations and prepares orders for parts, spare parts, additional stock room items, tools, etc.

  • Consults with supervision and other mechanics on problem resolution/troubleshooting | Keeps supervision informed of problem issues

  • Identify root cause of mechanical failure and recommend corrective/preventive actions

  • Installs/repairs vibration analysis parts, records vibration readings, reports and data

Education Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) and completion of an accredited millwright/mechanical technician apprenticeship program that is approved by the United States Department of Labor or equivalent OR Graduate of a post-high school college degree or technical trade school program in mechanical technology or machining with subjects that include blueprint reading and the use of various types of instruments and tools to repair and align machines and equipment

Experience and Skills


  • Seven years of recent industrial experience as a millwright or mechanical technician or completion of four years of on-the-job training as a part of a formal millwright/mechanical technician apprenticeship program

  • Repairing a broad range of industrial machinery and equipment on both a large and small scale


  • Machinist or as an industrial mechanic with pharmaceutical or food background

  • Rigging, hoists, man-lifts, fork truck operation or hydraulic cranes

  • Additional training as a machinist including mechanical expertise in the food and pharmaceutical industry

Our Manufacturing & Supply Division is dedicated to being the most trusted supplier of bio-pharmaceuticals worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, create a reliable global manufacturing network that’s devoted to delivering a high quality, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time.

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We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment. We encourage our colleagues to respectfully challenge one another’s thinking and approach problems collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.

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Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, also known as Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms for employment opportunities. All CVs / resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at our company without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of our company. No fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by our company as a result of an agency referral where no pre-existing agreement is in place. Where agency agreements are in place, introductions are position specific. Please, no phone calls or emails.

Employee Status:



No relocation

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Travel Requirements:

No Travel Required

Flexible Work Arrangements:


Valid Driving License:

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Requisition ID: R113951