CTG Sustaining Engineer I in Carlsbad, California

Title: Sustaining Engineer I

Location: US-CA-Carlsbad

Job Number: 18207139

CTG's premier global client has a 1 year assignment that could extend for a Sustaining Engineerjob in Carlsbad, CA.

Pay rate is $28-30 per hour

Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen

Representative Responsibilities:

  • May do any of the following:

  • Builds instruments for customer use

  • Assists in design , evaluation and implementation of new machinery that drives production

  • Assist in creating and improving the design of an instrument

  • Performs basic statistical analysis to analyze trends

  • Conducts root cause analysis and recommends corrective action

  • Functions as a junior member of a project team OR assist in running less complex projects

  • Generates and communicates elementary technical documents, procedures , standards and guidelines

  • Journeymen-equipment maintenance: Troubleshoots all instrument issues of assigned work groups. Creates efficient solutions to ensure business continuity (reduce downtime of machines). May provide day to day equipment technical support


  • Works on problems of limited scope

  • Impact is typically limited to site only

  • May own less complex projects

  • May work with senior team member on a project

  • May be the most senior member of an equipment maintenance team with the ability to act fully independently.

  • Provides day-to-day equipment technical support

  • Works under general direction

  • Guided by project goals and objectives

  • Performs duties under direction of management

  • Uses limited discretion on routine tasks; may need direction on projects

  • May be a “journeymen” equipment maintenance engineer who will function independently, with little guidance


  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering discipline or equivalent experience preferred

  • May need regulated environment experience depending on site

  • 0-1 year with degree

  • 5 years exp. without degree


  • Project management basics

  • Project tracking

  • Solve elementary problems

  • Knowledge of cycle management systems, i.e. agile and resource planning systems, i.e. E1

  • Knowledge of cGMP and/or ISO regulations

  • Strong technical written and oral communication skills

  • Uses knowledge to minimize production downtime

“Journeyman” equipment maintenance engineers will have in depth expertise on a specific or multiple pieces of equipment with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve intermediate problems

Working Conditions:

Works in a laboratory environment. Is required to lift up to 40 lbs. May be required to stand for long periods of time while performing duties. Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials. Must be able to work overtime and flexible shifts.


CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

Job: Technology & Healthcare IT