Manager Facilities Maintenance

Rensselaer, NY
Sep 26, 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, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: Provide leadership, management and technical consultation to facilities employees and contractors, across all Rensselaer campuses in the support of general facilities and electrical maintenance, and facilities related projects, contracts and ongoing operations.

Level to be determined based on qualifications relevant to the role.

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

• Manage and lead a facilities maintenance team for general plant maintenance and electrical functions.

• Serve as Subject Matter Expert related to regulatory inspections for Buildings & Grounds and Electrical.

• Ensures all site building fa├žade and interior walls, windows, and doors are maintained to site standards.

• Responsible for management and oversite of the site pest control program.

• Responsible for management and oversite of site contracts for general cleaning, snow removal, landscaping, and roof maintenance.

• Oversees site electrical maintenance and ensures operations of all site electrical infrastructure.

• Develop and update SOPs related to new and existing systems.

• Plan annual facilities operations budget and develop/negotiate contracts with service providers.

• Responsible for all aspects of planning and executing facilities related projects, in consideration of GMP regulatory Compliance and EH&S expectations;

• Administration of contract maintenance personnel responsible for repairs and modernization to remain compliant with regulatory general building codes.

• Develop and implement continuous improvement ideas and promotes the same with team.

• Act as area manager in compliance and facility related investigations and provide insight.

• Manage and develop direct reports including but not limited to supervisors and team leads.

• Maintain area work records utilizing the Blue Mountain Work Record System.

• Develop and implement continuous improvement ideas for site and systems.

• Responsibility of the sites appearance and cleanliness.

• Own and execute corrective and preventative actions (CAPAs)

• Ensuring that all safety procedures and regulations are adhered to.

• Develop plans for department and site growth.

Knowledge, Skills & 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 lead and be accountable for team's performance and results

• Manage internal and external relationships

• Develop strategy and create metrics to measure effectiveness of strategy

• Lead through ambiguity and translate into actionable steps

• Provide leadership to direct and indirect reports

• Coaching and conflict resolution

• Handle issues appropriately and with a sense of urgency

• Prioritize based on business needs

• Identify and effectively communicate risks

• Ability to problem solve and identify root cause

• Ability to communicate at all levels and across various functions

• Ability to build, lead, and motivate team

Education and Experience:

• BS/BA and 7 years of engineering, maintenance, manufacturing, and/or project management experience required or equivalent combination of education and experience.

• BS in Engineering preferred.

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.