Maintenance Technician

Rensselaer, NY, United States
Aug 20, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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: Responsible for assisting with the start-up, troubleshooting, preventative maintenance and repair work for a variety of facilities systems, equipment and buildings.

Level to be determined based on qualifications relevant to the role

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Perform daily work orders and PMs and efficiently coordinate the work completion and documentation of PMs and WOs.

• Complete Work Requests for repairs on general building repairs and tasks.

• Coordination and oversight of contracted maintenance including defining scope, obtaining bids or proposals, and initiating purchase requisitions to complete tasks.

• Operational duties to maintain site Pest Control Programs.

• Perform daily operations, maintenance and repairs on utility systems, manufacturing equipment and building systems in a cGMP environment with minimal supervision including, but not limited to:
o Assist Plant Utility Technicians with water and boiler operations and chemical treatment programs.
o Assist HVAC Technicians with Chiller plant & cooling tower operations and systems, and air compressor systems.
o Assist with repairs on Pharmaceutical compressed gases and piping.
o Assist Clean Utility Technicians in Water Room operations.

• Assist with office relocations, ceiling tile replacement, painting, and cleaning and all general maintenance work required.

• Follows current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and good business practices.

• Ensure a safe work environment is maintained through adherence to safety guidelines and policies.

• Adhere to and remain current in assigned IOPS plant and department SOPs and required trainings as related to positional and department responsibilities; maintain an up-to-date training file to ensure compliance.

• May be assigned tasks across all Facility areas as required.

• May involve working off-shift to provide 24/7 coverage.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Ability to maintain integrity and honesty at all times

• Ability to work independently or as part of a team

• Ability to communicate with transparency

• Continuously drive to improve processes for improved performance

• Demonstrate respectful behavior at all times

• Ability to interpret data and develop improvement plan

• Initiating the development of leadership skills by providing training and guidance to others

• Anticipates and plans for change

• Critical thinking skills

• Demonstrates analytical skills through problem-solving

• Demonstrates leadership by being approachable

• Participates in projects in addition to daily responsibilities

Education and Experience:

• AAS degree, preferably in an Engineering or Construction Technologies related discipline, with two years of relevant experience OR HSD/GED with 4 years of relevant experience

• Prior experience in the maintenance and operation of large scale utilities plant 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.