Clean Utilities Technician I-IV - Rensselaer, NY | Biospace
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Clean Utilities Technician I-IV

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Rensselaer, NY
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including oncology, rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, atopic dermatitis, pain, and infectious diseases.

Summary: The position is responsible for involvement with start-up, normal operation, monitoring, maintaining and shutdown of clean utility systems and equipment within Clean Utility mechanical rooms that support Process Manufacturing.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
* Perform preventative and predictive maintenance on related clean utilities and systems that support Process Manufacturing.
* Maintain water rooms and related equipment; pumps, motors, WFI stills, Clean Steam Generators and related piping.
* Perform activities such as troubleshooting, hands on repairs on all related clean utility equipment and systems and WFI point of use flushing.
* Maintain documents and records on all validated equipment and systems.
* Interface with other departments, contractors and disciplines on scheduling repairs and maintenance of clean utility systems.
* Maintain up to date training records.
* Communication with Management regarding change documentation as necessary.
* Follows current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and Good Business Practices (G).
* Participate in rotational On-Call schedule.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
* Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
* Ability to read and/or understand piping, electrical, and instrumentation drawings.
* Basic troubleshooting skills as they relate to the water room and mechanical aptitude.
* Demonstrate basic problem solving skills.
* Ability to perform monitoring and control of systems utilizing computer driven Building Automation System (BAS) and PLC controls.
* Ability to understand additional mechanical equipment and systems such as pharmaceutical compressed air, domestic water lines, plant steam and high/low pressure condensate return systems.
* Ability to learn and follow routine procedures independently as well as part of a team.
* Comfort and flexibility to work in a changing environment.
* Must be able to lift, push, and/or pull at least 50lbs.


Education and Experience:* HSD/GED plus a minimum of four years of relevant experience OR AAS degree in Engineering or Construction technologies with 2+ years of experience in the maintenance and operation of a large scale utilities plant OR an AAS with 2+ years of experience in a similar position preferred.
* Level will be based upon relevant experience.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.