Manufacturing Maintenance Technician I

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Date: Sep 7, 2023

Location: Lakewood, US

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Requisition ID:  31323  


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, our 7,000+ global associates proud to come to work each day, knowing that what we do impacts the lives of patients around the world.


We make medical devices and related products that are used to collect, separate, manufacture and process various components of blood and cells. With our innovative technologies and service offerings, we touch a patient’s life every second of every day and are committed to continuing to increase the number of patients we serve.


With some of the best and brightest minds in the industry, an unmatched global footprint, comprehensive benefits and a distinct culture, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is a great place to work, grow and be part of a team that is focused on making a difference. Consider joining our team and unlock your potential.

JOB TITLE: Manufacturing Maintenance Technician 1

Fri and Mon 6am-2:30pm and Sat and Sun 6am-6:30pm



Maintenance Technicians work to ensure a plant’s equipment and facility are in proper working order. Their often have a broad base of knowledge with mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems. Maintenance Technicians engage in preventative maintenance to keep machines from breaking down in the first place. They also engage in reactive maintenance to fix machines when they do break down. 




  • Job duties may include dismantling, adjust, repair, and assembly of equipment according to layout plans, operating or repair manuals, and drawings. 
  • Perform equipment modifications as directed by manufacturing engineering. 
  • Use test and diagnostic equipment to troubleshoot equipment and determine best course of action for repair. 
  • Work with senior level technicians to perform preventive maintenance on manufacturing equipment.        Scope of work would include inspection, calibration, and lubrication of equipment. 
  • Write procedures to document various operations executed by the maintenance technicians. Review these documents with engineering and senior maintenance technicians for accuracy of content.



  • Must be willing to work overtime as required by the workload and production needs.
  • May be required to work on other shifts and to be “on call” as needed.
  • Requires adherence to policies and procedures for hazardous materials, LOTO, equipment guarding, robotic safety, biohazard.





High school diploma or GED.




Basic to little maintenance experience needed.



  1. Technical Skills
  1. Basic understanding and use of basic tools, instrumentation, and test equipment.
  2. Basic understanding of metric and English measurement systems.
  3. Basic understanding of mechanical, electrical drawings, flowcharts, and/or other drawings of a technical nature.
  4. Electrical/ Mechanical knowledge concerning machines and tools including design, uses, repair, and maintenance
  5. Can apply fundamental skills to troubleshoot areas that they are not necessarily subject matter experts on.
  6. Entry level understanding of RF Welding theory/process, Bonding, Ultrasonic welding, Hot plate welding, leak testing, etc.
  7. Basic understanding of database and information systems as required by the department.
  8. Entry-level understanding of complex Automation processes.
  9. Demonstrated understanding and compliance with all safety requirements.



  1. Entry-level Troubleshooting/ Demonstrated ability
    1. Electrical
    2. Mechanical
    3. Hydraulic/Pneumatic
    4. Controls Logic, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s), Ethernet communication, DeviceNet, Networks
    5. Root cause analysis


  1. Communication/ Collaboration
    1. Communicates both verbally and in writing.
    2. Interpersonal skills to collaborate and communicate with peers
    3. Maintain communication with different levels of departments and peers about findings, upgrades, and troubleshooting through e-mail, texts, and voice calls
    4. Basic understanding of Microsoft office applications
    5. Ability to manage time effectively and in accordance with priorities.
    6. Action oriented and takes initiative to resolve emerging issues.
    7. Adaptable and flexible.
    8. Works effectively and professionally with operations, and technical team members.



An equivalent competency level acquired through a variation of these qualifications may be considered.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Pursue qualifications on Electrical Safety, RF Welding, and other applicable technical skills per defined timeline.



Manufacturing Environment requirements include use of personal protective equipment, reading, speaking, hearing, walking, bending, standing, stretching/reaching, and hand/finger dexterity.

  • Must be able to work in a clean room environment, adhere to associated policies, and perform gowning of clean room attire in the allotted time prior to start up.
  • Requires ability to lift to 50 pounds and transport up to 500 pounds via carts or mechanized equipment.
  • Requires good manual dexterity and visual acuity including ability to distinguish colors.
  • Requires the ability to regularly perform repetitive motions and moderate force gripping.
  • Must be able to work under florescent/LED lighting.

Requires the ability to sit or stand through the duration of a shift. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.



Target Pay Range:  $20.00 to $25.00 -  Hourly pay rate to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data
Target Bonus on Base:  7.0%


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, we provide competitive total reward offerings that consist of compensation, benefits, recognition, along with a wealth of other well-being, work-life and recognition programs which support in unlocking the potential for you and your family. Included in our expansive list of benefits offerings are multiple group medical, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, life insurance and disability coverages, also a variety of voluntary programs such as group accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, pet insurance and much more. To help you save for retirement, we offer a 401(k) plan with a matching contribution and for work-life balance we have vacation and sick time programs for associates. For us, it’s about protecting the personal welfare of our associates and their families, helping to achieve personal goals and offering those extra touches for convenience, security and overall peace of mind.


  • Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is part of Terumo Group, founded in 1921 and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
  • In 2019, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies reached $1 billion in revenue.
  • We employ nearly 7,000 associates globally, with global headquarters in Lakewood, CO, U.S., and regional headquarters in Brussels, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Tokyo.
  • We manufacture devices, disposable sets and solutions at our facilities in Belgium, India, Japan, Northern Ireland, the U.S. and Vietnam. Our global presence enables us to serve customers in more than 130 countries.
  • Our core values help set our direction, guide our actions and keep us true to our corporate mission of contributing to society through healthcare.
    • Respect – Appreciative of others
    • Integrity – Guided by our mission
    • Care – Empathetic to patients
    • Quality – Committed to excellence
    • Creativity – Striving for innovation
  • We contribute to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS), raising $1.3 million USD since 2007.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service.


Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is committed to providing a safe, healthy and secure working environment. Our Colorado campus locations are tobacco-free workplaces, and we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and detailed background verification.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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