Baltimore, MD
May 15, 2022
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time


Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.


The General Maintenance Craftworker is primarily responsible for Corrective and Preventative Maintenance on non-HVAC, AVA/CU equipment and machinery. Perform repairs and improvements to resolve issues. Provide technical support to other Facility Services teams, Engineering projects, and other departments. Comply with cGMP, GDP, and all applicable codes. 



Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


•    Perform preventive and corrective maintenance of campus machinery not assigned to AVA/CU Technicians
•    Maintains utility tunnels and services
•    Performs routine maintenance of campus buildings and structures, as well as maintenance on security gates and turnstiles
•    Performs technical and administrative updates to preventive maintenance plans
•    Maintains training requirements
•    Assist with Campus (interior and exterior) painting 
•    Assist with Carpentry projects as assigned (framing walls, hanging drywall, finishing drywall, installation of drop ceiling grids and tiles, carpet installation)
•    Obtain and maintain a current and detailed knowledge of cGMP
•    Participate in special projects as assigned by management 
•    Seek ways to increase operational efficiency
•    Will perform various SAP functions to complete Deviations, CAPAs, and Change Controls and SOP revisions
•    Provides technical support for engineering projects within their functional area
•    Craftworker will assist other trades as required
•    Provide set-up and logistical support for VIP visits and on campus corporate functions 
•    Perform all campus snow removal and lawn and landscaping maintenance as required 


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed by those in this job.  It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, and other duties may be assigned.



•    HS Diploma/GED 
•    5 years of general maintenance experience required
•    Prior cGMP experience is strongly preferred
•    Must have the ability to multi-task and coordinate workload by priority 
•    Must be customer service and quality driven
•    Must comply with all applicable rules and regulations of Emergent and the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. This includes FDA regulations such as cGMP, GDP, EH&S regulations, and company regulations such as the employee handbook


Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Individuals with qualifying medical issues or sincerely held religious beliefs or practices that may prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.

There are physical/mental demands and work environment characteristics that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. This information is available upon request from the candidate.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform all essential functions.

Emergent BioSolutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and values the diversity of our workforce.  Emergent does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Emergent BioSolutions does not accept non-solicited resumes or candidate submittals from search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions’ approved agency list. Unsolicited resumes or candidate information submitted to Emergent BioSolutions by search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions’ approved agency list shall become the property of Emergent BioSolutions and if the candidate is subsequently hired by Emergent BioSolutions, Emergent BioSolutions shall not owe any fee to the submitting agency.