Maintenance Technician

Rensselaer, New York
Sep 30, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

We are currently looking to fill a Maintenance Technician position to join our General Maintenance group. Our Maintenance Technicians assist with the start-up, troubleshooting, preventative maintenance and repair work for a variety of facilities systems, equipment and buildings. Regeneron successfully manufactures a range of biopharmaceuticals for patients worldwide, including our approved therapeutic proteins and those involved in clinical studies.

As a Maintenance Technician, a typical day might include the following:

  • Performing daily work orders (WOs) and preventative maintenance (PMs), while efficiently coordinating the work completion and documentation of PMs and WOs.

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

  • Coordinating and supervising contracted maintenance including defining scope, obtaining bids or proposals, and initiating purchase requisitions to complete tasks.

  • Performing 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:

    • Assisting Plant Utility Technicians with water and boiler operations and chemical treatment programs.

    • Assisting HVAC Technicians with Chiller plant & cooling tower operations and systems, and air compressor systems.

    • Assisting with repairs on pharmaceutical compressed gases and piping.

    • Assisting Clean Utility Technicians in Water Room operations.

  • Supporting all aspects of general maintenance including supporting cleanroom maintenance, pest control, and inspection readiness tasks.

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

This role might be for you if you:

  • Can demonstrate basic problem solving skills

  • Are committed to ensuring a safe work environment is maintained through adherence to safety guidelines and policies, while following current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and good business practices

  • Possess the ability to learn and follow routine procedures independently as well as part of a team

  • Are capable of lifting, pushing, and/or pulling at least 50lbs

  • Are comfortable and flexible working in a changing environment

  • Exhibit effective time management skills to achieve goals in a timely manner

  • Have basic working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and overall general familiarity with computer systems

To be considered for the Utilities Technician position you must be willing and able to work Monday-Friday, 6:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Applicants should have AAS degree, preferably in an Engineering or Construction Technologies related field, and the following minimum amounts of relevant experience for each level:

  • Maintenance Technician I: 0 years or HSD/GED with 2+ years of related experience

  • Maintenance Technician II: 2+ years of related experience or HSD/GED with 5+ years of related experience

  • Maintenance Technician III: 5+ years of related experience or HSD/GED with 8+ years of related experience

  • Maintenance Technician IV: 10+ years of related experience or HSD/GED with 12+ years of related experience

Prior experience in the maintenance and operation of large scale utilities plant preferred. Level will be 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.