Facilities Manager - Alachua, FL | Biospace
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Facilities Manager


Alachua, FL
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Engineering, Facilities Management, Manager,

Job Description

Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation (AGTC) is a clinical stage biotechnology company dedicated to developing novel gene therapies for ophthalmic and respiratory-based diseases. AGTC is aggressively expanding and seeks a full-time Facilities Manager for its Alachua, FL. headquarters.

Reporting Relationship:
•   The Facilities Manager with will report directly to the Executive Director, Process Development

Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following.
•   Maintenance and upkeep of all building support systems, including, but not limited to GMP and non-GMP facilities for purified water, building HVAC, generators, house air and vacuum systems, electrical supply, etc.
•   Manage and coordinate equipment calibration and certification scheduling for all equipment in conjunction with Quality Assurance and the Director of GMP.
•   Manage equipment maintenance to budget via proactive vendor quotes and service agreements
•   Oversee lab metrology and compliance activities with support from Quality assurance in accordance with AGTC’s quality system
•   Direct-line management of staff responsible for day-to-day coordination of laboratory logistics, inventory and upkeep
•   Observe and comply with AGTC’s Employee Manual and Safety & Quality Manual
•   Knowledge of laboratory safety, OSHA policies, and EPA standards
•   Compliance with all FDA regulations regarding GLP and GMP for applicable responsibilities.


The successful candidate will meet the following requirements.
•   A B.S. in industrial hygiene, industrial engineering, or similar field with at least 5 years of relevant experience managing support infrastructure in a GMP environment
•   GLP/GMP regulated environment experience and compliance
•   Previous managerial experience is highly desired

AGTC offers a competitive compensation commensurate with education and experience, including salary, benefits, and company equity.  AGTC is an EOE and maintains a drug-free workplace.