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Maintenance Technician

Wiscasset, ME, US

Ref. number:  2178

$500 sign-on bonus



Perform preventative, corrective and reactive maintenance on facility and manufacturing machinery and associated equipment. Provide support for  process equipment improvements in an ISO 9001/ISO 13485 Quality System environment.  Maintain proper spare parts and tools inventories. 


  • Perform preventative maintenance on process equipment and facility utilizing preventative maintenance system.
  • Perform reactive troubleshooting and maintenance on process equipment and facility.  Flexibility of working hours required to do maintenance during production downtime. 
  • Work with machine designers to help fabricate custom machines and fixtures.
  • Work with outside vendors/service providers for work that cannot be performed internally.
  • Provide support to R&D Department to help setup/alter equipment to evaluate/validate new products/procedures. 
  • Provide support to manufacturing and equipment engineering to improve OEE/uptime/safety. 
  • Works in collaboration with other Maintenance Technicians to set-up, troubleshoot and improve existing production equipment.
  • Helps maintain the tools and spare parts inventories.  Develop spare parts requirements through familiarization of equipment use and research with vendors to determine on-hand spare parts levels. 
  • Supports efforts to implement best practices within job scope; expected to participate in activities designed to improve production, quality, and safety.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by manager.



  • Appropriately prioritizes assigned maintenance activities planned and unplanned. 
  • Ensure preventative maintenance schedules assigned are met.   





  • Basic machining skills (lathe, mill, saw, etc.) required, more advanced knowledge preferred.
  • Basic welding
  • MS Office
  • Plumbing knowledge
  • HVAC knowledge
  • Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge
  • Basic wiring, AC/DC circuits
  • Understand NEC, NFPA, LOTO, Arc-Flash
  • Understand and repair of process machines and equipment.




  • 2 year trade school or equivalent with study in electro-mechanical equipment preferred.
  • Hold a valid Boiler Operator license or the ability to obtain one in the first year of employment. (4th Class SSE preferred)
  • Hands-on, flexible attitude and good communication skills.
  • Understanding and practical experience with instrumentation.
  • Knowledge of, or interest in learning to work within, GMP and ISO 9000/ISO 13485 quality assurance systems preferred.
  • Previous maintenance/mechanical-electrical experience preferred. 
  • Basic familiarity with chemical process equipment and chemical processes is preferred.
  • Basic familiarity of PLCs and VFDs is preferred.
  • Professional licenses e.g. boiler operator/engineer, electronics technician, electrical, and/or plumbing are preferred. 




  • Hourly position
  • Employees are generally scheduled to work five, eight-hour days in a seven-day payroll period.  Work days and hours may vary depending upon operational needs.  Occasional overtime and weekend work is required.  Shift assignment may change temporarily or permanently. Will periodically be “on-call” during off hours/weekends to support production if needed.  This will be on a rotation shared with other maintenance personnel.
  • Ability to wear a respirator

About Mölnlycke

Mölnlycke is a world-leading medical solutions company. We design and supply solutions to enhance performance at every point of care – from the hospital to the home.

We specialize in:

  • Wound management: including dressings with Safetac® such as Mepitel® and Mepilex®
  • Preventing pressure ulcers: with Mepilex® Border used prophylactically and devices to help turn and re-position patients
  • Surgical solutions: including Mölnlycke trays, HiBi® antiseptics and Biogel® surgical gloves
    Mölnlycke was founded in 1849. Nowadays our solutions are available in around 100 countries; we’re the number one global provider of advanced wound care and single-use surgical products; and we’re Europe’s largest provider of customized trays. Our headquarters are in Gothenburg, Sweden and we have about 7,800 employees around the world.
    Molnlycke Health Care offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefit package including health insurance, dental insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, medical and dependent care reimbursement accounts, 401(K) Plan with company match, profit sharing contribution, discretionary annual bonus, holidays and PTO program.
    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Nearest Major Market: Maine