** UP TO $5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS ** Maintenance / Machine Repair Technician - Oral Care Grand Rapids, 2nd and 3rd Shift Available

Facilities/Maintenance Kentwood, Michigan




Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing high quality, affordable self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.

We have 2nd and 3rd shift openings for Maintenance / Machine Repair Technicians at Perrigo’s Oral Care manufacturing site in Grand Rapids (Kentwood area). 

The Maintenance Technician will leverage strong technical knowledge and hands-on experience to maintain and repair manufacturing equipment. The ideal candidate will leverage past maintenance experience in a consumer product goods environment.

The selected candidates for these maintenance roles will be eligible to participate in Perrigo company’s Total Rewards offerings including Medical, Dental and Vision coverage, quarterly bonus program, paid-time-off, and more!!  We offer a competitive compensation and hourly shift premiums.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • The Maintenance / Machine Repair Technician will perform repairs and rebuilds of manufacturing equipment including assembly equipment, pick and place lines, and wrap machines.
  • Troubleshoot and service minor to complex electrical and machine controls circuits.
  • Participate in identifying and deploying process improvement opportunities within maintenance to meet production and manufacturing goals
  • Assist in ongoing retrofit, rebuild and upgrade projects
  • Participate in training of team members to support the maintenance team
  • Assist in creating and developing maintenance training to support manufacturing operations


  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent is required
  • Minimum of 3 years of hands on experience in maintenance with manufacturing and automation assembly equipment or equivalent years of education with 1 year of hands on experience being required
  • Ability to work full-time flexible hours during regularly scheduled shifts and ongoing and weekend overtime as needed
  • Ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal) in English with technical and non-technical and non maintenance staff


We are seeking a diverse applicant pool to ensure the diversity of our team reflects the end consumers we serve through our self-care mission. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates our team’s differences. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, nationalities, ancestries, religious creeds, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities and gender expressions, national origins, ages, mental and physical abilities, familial status,’ veterans status’, military status’ and more are encouraged to apply. TOGETHER, we make lives better.