Machine Mechanic 11am - 7:30pm at Cantel Medical in Rochester, New York

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Job Description:

About the role

The Maintenance Technician is capable of independently preforming all duties and responsibilities regarding the equipment and facilities maintenance and repairs, mechanical and electrical tasks and troubleshooting equipment to determine the root cause of malfunctions. The Maintenance Technician is also responsible for maintaining quality and safety standards, housekeeping/cleanliness/organization, attention to detail and timely completion of assigned tasks.

What you will do

  • Follow and promote safety standards as identified by the Company Handbook, orientation, and verbal instruction from supervisory staff. This includes utilizing all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area.

  • Have extensive knowledge of equipment structure and functionality.

  • Proficiency in reading and understand mechanical blueprints and electrical schematics for equipment components and assembly.

  • Capable of disassembling and reassembling machine components and other devices.

  • Ability to troubleshoot/analyze equipment performance to identify potential problems and root cause of malfunctions.

  • Proficient with all maintenance tools and equipment necessary to perform the assigned tasks.

  • With supervisory guidance, will manage assigned projects and meet required deadlines.

What we are looking for

  • The successful Maintenance Technician will be proficient in each essential duty.

  • Capable of communicating clearly with all contacts on all assignments, project planning and execution and all related issues.

  • Must be able to apply common-sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Employee must have the skills to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

  • Employee is regularly required to stand, use hands to handle, or feel, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Demonstrated skills working safely with mechanical equipment

  • 1+ years of manufacturing experience; preferably in the flexographic or paper conversion industry

  • 1+ years of lean experience a plus


  • Must be able to physically lift, push, pull or carry products weighing up to 30 lbs.

  • Must be physically able to work in a standing position with repetitive movement of hands for eight to twelve hours. #CB

Who we are

At Cantel, preventing infection is our business. As a leading provider of infection prevention products and services in the healthcare market, we are dedicated to delivering high-quality, innovative solutions that improve outcomes and help save lives. We accomplish this mission by delivering our products through the following operating units:

Medical : Endoscopy procedure disposables include single-use valves and irrigation tubing. The medical device reprocessing systems, disinfectants, detergents we manufacture and distribute are used to disinfect high-level endoscopes.

Life Sciences : Water purification systems for dialysis facilities. We work with leading dialysis caregivers, delivering hemodialysis dialyzers and reprocessing systems, as well as sterilants and filtration products.

Dental: Single-use, infection prevention products used primarily in the dental market (face masks, sterilization pouches, towels and bibs, tray covers, saliva ejectors, germicidal wipes, plastic cups and disinfectants).

Cantel employees are inspired to improve the lives of patients, caregivers and healthcare providers. If you are looking for a company driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and have the passion to shape the future of infection prevention, we want to meet you. Join us and see why people love working here.