Plant Utilities Technician

Location
Rensselaer, NY, United States
Posted
Feb 19, 2021
Ref
23179BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are currently looking to fill a Plant Utilities Technician with a Monday - Friday 10:00PM - 6:30AM schedule. Regeneron successfully manufactures a range of biopharmaceuticals for patients worldwide, including our approved therapeutic proteins and those involved in clinical studies. Our Plant Utilities Technicians responsible for start-up, normal operation, monitoring, maintaining and shutdown of Plant Utility systems and equipment within Plant Utility mechanical rooms that support overall facility buildings.

As a Plant Utilities Technician, a typical day might include the following:
  • Maintaining high pressure steam and hot water boilers, controls and associated equipment
  • Maintaining boiler and cooling tower chemical treatment program
  • Maintaining all other Plant Utility equipment such as boiler pretreatment water, condensate return, natural gas, domestic potable water, tepid water, waste water.
  • Monitoring controls of plant systems utilizing computer driven Building Automation System (BAS) or Programmable Logic Controls (PLC)
  • Reviewing, monitoring, responding and reacting as necessary to alarm notifications from the Building Automation Systems
  • Performing assigned Plant Utility monthly Preventative Maintenance
  • Planning and scheduling outside contractors/vendors to perform scheduled and/or non-scheduled Preventative Maintenance or general work
  • Completing assigned Work Orders in a timely manner
  • Scheduling, assigning, completing and reviewing incursions specific to Plant Utility activities
  • Communicating and coordinating with each department and within Facilities Management when planned and unplanned work events occur
  • Advising management and preparing documentation for update as necessary
  • Coordinating the execution of small departmental Plant Utility projects
  • Maintaining documents and records on all plant equipment and systems
  • Collaborating with other departments, contractors and subject areas on scheduling repairs and maintenance of plant utility systems
  • Maintaining and ordering adequate equipment, spare parts and supplies for Plant Utility inventory

This role might be for you if:
  • Follow current good manufacturing practices (cGMPs) and good business practices.
  • Comfortable participating in rotational On-Call Schedule
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Office Suite and overall comfort and general familiarity with computer systems
  • Demonstrate basic problem solving skills
  • Learn and follow routine procedures independently as well as part of a team
  • Comfortable and flexible to work in a changing environment
  • Able to lift, push, and/or pull at least 50lbs
  • Able to build and maintain positive working relationships with the business
  • Possess strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Maintain effective time management skills to allow deadlines to be met in a timely manner

To be considered for the Plant Utilities Technician you must be willing and able to work a Monday - Friday 10:0PM - 6:30AM schedule. You must have the following; 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. Level is determined based on qualifications relevant to the role

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.