Maintenance Technician – Animal Health – Bendigo Job

Requisition ID: EQU000380

  • Work in a clean and modern facility with a focus on preventative maintenance
  • Expanding site with the opportunity to work with new high tech equipment
  • Great opportunities for professional development 

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 Technician 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 Technician you will contribute to the ongoing success of our Vaccine Manufacturing operation, duties will include:

  • Executing preventative maintenance, calibration and recertification program tasks including;
  • Preventative maintenance on vail and bottle filling machines, automatic labelers, autoclaves and fermenters
  • Calibration of thermometers, pressure gauges, magnahelic gauges and other specialty instruments
  • Contractor management including; inductions, supervision and performance management
  • Implement facility and equipment continuous improvement and corrective actions
  • Managing equipment introduction and retirement process


To be successful you will hold an electrical or mechanical trade qualification coupled with previous experience working as a Maintenance Technician in a pharmaceutical of food manufacture environment. Prior understanding and experience working to good manufacturing practices is essential.


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.

MSD is an equal opportunity employer – proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.

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Company Trade Name: MSD

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