Employment Opportunities

Pharmaworks Employees

Machine Builder 

Main Responsibilities

  • Assemble complete thermoformer packaging machines/assemblies/sub assemblies and ancillary equipment.
  • Carry out internal testing of machines assembled.
  • Troubleshoot machine/sub assembly problems and identify and fix the root cause of the problem.
  • Run machine factory acceptance tests with the customer.
  • Cutting of Polycarbonate parts.
  • Perform modifications to parts on manual equipment in the Machine Shop.
  • Inspection of parts, as required. Deputize for the Inspector where required.
  • Spray paint small parts as required.
  • Occasional travel to customer sites.


Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED, Associate Degree or equivalent desired.
  • Formal training in mechanical assembly/machining gained via an apprenticeship or equivalent program.
  • Knowledge of good manufacturing practices.
  • Blue print reading.
  • Familiarity and experience of inspection equipment.
  • Experience with pneumatics and an understanding of the fundamentals of electricity.
  • Experience of building capital equipment, preferably packaging equipment. Experience in the pharmaceutical industry a plus.
  • Knowledge of working with an MRP/Inventory Control System would be an advantage.
  • Basic computer skills: Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, Solidworks knowledge and advantage.
  • Work as part of a team and the need to be flexible.
  • The ability to work in an organized manner and be able to cope with pressure on occasions.
  • Interpersonal skills to be able to communicate with employees at all levels within the company.
  • The physical strength to be able to handle weights of up to 56 lbs.
  • Be prepared to work occasional overtime when required.
  • Assist with tasks in other parts of the plant, as required.

This position may or may not be currently available.

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