Maintenance Technician

St.-Prex, Switzerland

Posted: 6-Nov-2017

Ref#: FER-0024-SMP / 356BR

Headquartered in Saint-Prex, Switzerland, Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a research-driven, specialty biopharmaceutical group active in global markets. The company identifies, develops and markets innovative products in the areas of reproductive health, urology, gastroenterology, endocrinology and orthopaedics. Ferring has its own operating subsidiaries in nearly 60 countries and markets its products in 110 countries. To learn more about Ferring or its products please visit

In our Headquarter in St-Prex/Lausanne (Switzerland), we are looking a:

Maintenance Technician

Your mission

  • Maintain and guarantee the functionality of packaging and manufacturing lines following the good manufacturing practices and FICSA SOPs.

Main responsibilities

  • Perform preparation and execution of preventive and execute corrective maintenance as process technicians
  • Propose and realize technical improvements in partnership with support services
  • Train the users staff (operators and line-leaders) on using of lines and preventive actions
  • Create or update preventive maintenance SOPs and manage QR
  • Lead TPM program for lines under his responsibility
  • HSE Respect and lead the respect of the HSE rules

Required Experience & Competences

  • ET or BTS / practical mechanical engineer diploma
  • Minimum 6 years of experiences in a pharmaceutical industry , on maintenance and documentation during projects and operation phases (mandatory)
  • Ability to manage others tasks if needed (give support to operators and line-leaders)
  • Language: French, English
  • Flexibility
  • Assure work shift (2x8 / 3x8)
  • Ability to redact reports and to give informations
  • Autonomy, able to take initiative and to propose solutions
  • Leadership
  • Flexibility more than on area

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