Explore a Career with UltiMed, Inc.

Explore a Career with UltiMed, Inc.

Maintenance Technician I

Brookings, SD


Our Maintenance Technician I contributes to the success of UltiMed to manufacture and distribute premium quality injection devices and related medical products with a focus on serving people and pets with diabetes. This position is part of a team primarily responsible for the overall mechanical and electrical needs of the manufacturing facility and equipment. Our team of talented professionals take pride in their work and commitment to doing their best every day. If you are ready for a role that is highly visible where your contributions will have significant impact on production operations, apply today. Hiring range is $25-$32 per hour DOQ plus a $2,500 hiring bonus!


Under supervision of the Plant Engineering Manager, perform the overall maintenance and repair tasks as required to support the manufacturing and facility operation activities:

  • Perform PM tasks for all plant and manufacturing equipment and ensure all PMs are completed and documented successfully and on time.
  • Examples of manufacturing and plant equipment include but are not limited to:
    • Product-specific manufacturing equipment and or packaging equipment
    • Robots/automated equipment.
    • Label applicators
    • In-line bar code and text printers and scanners/verifiers
    • Sterilization chambers
    • Air compressors
    • HEPA air filtration system
    • HVAC units
  • Support the overall Safety Policies and Procedures in all departments:
    • Have a constant mindset to identify and remedy any situation where there is a potential threat to employees’ physical safety either through an environmental condition in the plant or on the plant grounds or through manufacturing or plant equipment that poses a risk of bodily harm.
  • Support overall product quality within the manufacturing of UltiMed products:
    • Understand the theory of operation of all manufacturing equipment along with the settings and adjustments of the machinery and how they impact manufacturing specifications.
    • Ensure appropriate protocol for working within the cleanroom.
    • Understand and help troubleshoot production software issues, including PLC programming.
    • Assist with new equipment design and installation.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school graduate/GED and successful completion of a technical apprenticeship
  • 2-year technical degree a strongly preferred
  • Strong mechanical and electrical aptitude
  • 4+ years or more manufacturing experience
  • Strong hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, and industrial skills with some PLC experience  
  • Good computer skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ethical conduct
  • Strong organizational skills to manage workload efficiently

Physical Job Requirements:                                                                                                              

Working conditions in the role of the Maintenance Technician I may include exposure to moving mechanical parts, live electric equipment, and non-hazardous chemical agents in a temperature-controlled environment.

  • Must have the ability to see, hear and navigate safely in a production environment with mechanized equipment.
  • Must have manual dexterity to manipulate tools and related equipment.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile.
  • The employee is required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers.
  • Lift and/or move up to 60 pounds occasionally.
  • Use of safety equipment and procedures as dictated by the work (safety glasses, lock out/tag out procedures, safety shoes, face shields, hearing protection, gloves, etc.)

We offer a competitive pay package including generous employee benefits with medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with company match, disability insurance, paid holidays, time off and more. 

Please apply online, https://ultimedinc.hireclick.com/ or send resume to j.tate@ultimedinc.com. For more information call 651-291-7909 x212.

Learn more about UltiMed at www.UltiMedInc.com

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