Maintenance Technician

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

As part of the E-Beam Sterilization Center in Vacaville, CA, you will be the primary responsible individual for maintaining the proper function of our IBA Rhodotron Electron Beam, its support utilities and associated automated conveyor system. You will replace components, perform preventive maintenance, troubleshoot and perform any tasks necessary to ensure continued operation. The Rhodotron itself is a 100 kW electron accelerator that generates a 10 MeV electron beam, housed in a concrete vault with an automated conveyor system that brings product to be sterilized in and sterilized product out. 

  • Ensuring and improving O.E.E. on all systems as a whole.
  • Troubleshooting automation conveyor system and associated PLCs, label applicator, scanners and switching equipment.
  • Diagnosing issues with Chilller and HVAC systems and calling in expert help where necessary.
  • Performing preventive maintenance tasks on the Rhodotron, including component replacement, beam adjustment and other tasks to ensure peak performance. Some information on our Rhodotron TT200 can be found here Accelerators | IBA Industrial Solutions (
  • In order to maintain uptime on the equipment, maintenance may be required to be conducted in evenings or weekend.
  • Supporting other team members in their tasks as necessary, including maintaining production orders, dosimetry testing and material handling.

What You Need to Succeed

  • 7+ years of combination of education and experience in a performing complex system maintenance. 
  • Experience with high voltage and maintenance of automation systems. 
  • Experience with vacuum systems, chillers, camera systems a plus. 
  • Experience with E-Beams, cyclotrons or linear accelerators a strong plus.
  • Strong technical and analytical problem-solving skills, attention to detail, as well as the ability to perform risk assessments and collaborate with developers and quality assurance teams.
  • Superb mechanical aptitude and communication skills.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Equal Opportunity Employment

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

+1 (800) 472-4646