Environmental Technician

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, US
Posted
Sep 18, 2018
Ref
1806739
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Environmental Technician tests and repairs Clean Room Filtration, Bio Hoods, Clean Air Centers, Recirculation HEPA Filter Units and Chemical and Radiological Fume Hoods. Performs routine filter tests and installation and maintenance work on all aspects of ESE equipment. Develops areas of expertise on certain systems and equipment as training and work experience dictate. The Environmental Technician exercises ability and job knowledge to independently perform trouble analysis and repair of various environmental systems equipment in accordance with written policy and procedures.


Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
  • Performs preventive maintenance work as assigned and utilize multi-skill capabilities and expertise to do other work as delegated by Group Leader, Supervisor, and/or senior trades persons.
  • Performs routine mechanical tasks and PM procedures on clean air centers, bio safety cabinets, and HEPA filters, including decontamination of equipment and facilities located throughout AbbVie Lake County Operations.
  • With experience, may assume more difficult and complicated assignments including duties and
  • responsibilities indicated under Senior Environmental Technician.
  • Must know how to use a full complement of mechanics hand tools, test equipment such as multimeters, flow hoods, photometers, aerosol generator, hot wire manometer, and various power tools, etc.
  • Must possess an understanding of HVAC theory and applications, must have the ability to understand basic schematic drawings on mechanical parts, and will have the ability to perform basic trouble analysis and mechanical repairs and to help install ESE equipment/accessories.
  • Must be familiar with AbbVie Engineering Standards as they apply to HVAC and environmental systems, and know basic CMMS functions and how to use various inquiries pertaining to maintenance activities. Ability to order materials and parts from the stockroom and initiate work orders


Basic:
  • Must have a high school education or equivalent and an understanding of applied environmental system theory and hands on work experience in a commercial or industrial work environment.
  • Must possess good communication skills
  • Must know all CMMS functions that pertain to maintenance, PM and related activities

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled