Maintenance Engineering Technician


Equipment technician in the Manufacturing Maintenance Engineering Department to troubleshoot, repair and sustain custom automation equipment.  Perform hands-on preventive and corrective maintenance tasks to ensure maximum production output.


  • Work closely with Production and Engineering groups to monitor equipment status and performance
  • Proactively address problems using the appropriate troubleshooting and repair techniques
  • Document all repairs and the appropriate adjustments made in Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Ability to train equipment technicians and operators
  • Perform equipment Installation Qualification (IQ) protocols


  • Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time


Education and Experience (in years): 

  • High School degree (or equivalent experience) with 2-4 years of related work experience
  • AA or Technical Trade Degree with 1-2 years of related work experience

Knowledge and skills: 

  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Have basic knowledge working with MS Office
  • Must have solid understanding of interpreting manuals and schematics and have strong knowledge in mechanical alignment and the troubleshooting of automated mechanical, electrical and pneumatic equipment
  • Must have experience working with pneumatics actuators and cylinders
  • Familiarity with electrical/electronic components, Automation, Robotics, Sensors, Fiber Optics and motors
  • Basic usage of hand tools and the ability to use multimeters to trouble shoot equipment problems
  • Previous work experience in a Manufacturing environment; ability to repair equipment timely under pressure situations

Physical requirements/abilities:

  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs
  • Must be able to stand for several hours


  • 4yr Bachelor’s or 2yr Associates degree preferred
  • Ultrasonic welding experience is a plus
  • GMP experience a plus

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve.  Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

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Salary Range
$60,000.00 - 92,000.00
per Year
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Sunnyvale, CA, US
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