Process Technician

Location
Rensselaer, NY
Posted
Oct 08, 2019
Ref
17888BR
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.

Shift: This will be 2nd shift, Wednesday - Saturday, 2pm - 12:30am

Summary: Responsible for providing operational, maintenance and troubleshooting support for manufacturing process area maintenance through strict adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and cGMP's.

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

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Perform daily operations, maintenance and repairs on utility systems, manufacturing equipment and building systems in a cGMP environment with minimal supervision

• Ensure safe and efficient hands-on maintenance of all plant manufacturing equipment and related support equipment with strict adherence to SOP's, cGMP's, and quality standards

• Identify any off-nominal conditions with mechanical equipment and mechanical troubleshooting of manufacturing/utility equipment in a clean room environment

• Perform daily Work Orders and PMs and efficiently coordinate the workflow and documentation of PMs and WOs

• Troubleshoot the electrical equipment during off-nominal conditions; locate the source of trouble and make/arrange for all necessary repairs

• Communicate and coordinate with each department and within Facilities Management when planned and unplanned work events occur

• Follow safety rules and ensure compliance with NY state and federal EPA regulation and law; specifically responsible system repairs, upkeep, maintenance and operations managed within regulating agencies such as OSHA

• Interpret P&IDs, equipment/system layouts, wiring diagrams and specifications in planning and performing maintenance and repairs

• May plan and schedule outside contractors/vendors to perform scheduled and/or non-scheduled Preventative Maintenance or general work

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

• Full gowning required when entering and working on production floor

• Participate in rotational On-Call Schedule

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

• Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

• Effective time management skills

• Ability to follow verbal and written instructions

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Ability to gather and generate data

Education and Experience:

• AAS degree, preferably in an Engineering or Construction Technologies related discipline, with 2 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

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.