Calibration Technician (2nd shift, Wednesday-Saturday)

Rensselaer, New York
Jun 10, 2022
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

We are currently looking to add a Calibration Technician to our growing team, working a Wednesday - Saturday 2:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. shift. Regeneron successfully manufactures a range of biopharmaceuticals for patients worldwide, including our approved therapeutic proteins and those involved in clinical studies. Our Calibration Technicians support our manufacturing by performing mechanical, electrical, calibration, electronic, or utility related tasks.

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

  • Calibrating various types of instrumentation including temperature, pressure, level, flow and analytical instruments

  • Performing loop check, tune, troubleshoot, and start-up of instrumentation

  • Working with medium and low voltages

  • Performing basic plumbing and tube bending jobs

  • Assisting the Facilities Management-Maintenance (FM-M) process and Clean Utility technicians in troubleshooting facilities and process related issues

  • Performing daily Work Orders (WO) and Preventative Maintenance (PM) and efficiently coordinate the workflow and documentation of PMs and WOs

  • Communicating and coordinating with each department and within Facilities Management when planned and unplanned work events occur

  • Following current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs)

  • Occasionally working on other facility related work tasks/issues that are outside the calibration department’s normal work duties

  • May include planning and scheduling outside contractors/vendors to perform scheduled and/or non-scheduled PM or general work

  • Ensuring safe and efficient hands-on maintenance of all plant manufacturing equipment and related support equipment with strict adherence to SOPs, cGMPs, and quality standards

  • Participation in compliance investigations if and when necessary

  • Full gowning required when entering and working on production floor

  • Participating in rotation on-call schedule

This role might be for you if you:

  • Demonstrate basic problem-solving skills

  • Are able to learn and follow routine procedures independently as well as part of a team

  • Are comfortable and have the flexibility to work in a changing environment

  • Can lift, push, and pull at least 50lbs

  • Seek 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

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

To be considered for the Calibration Technician position you must be willing and able to work Wednesday - Saturday 2:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. Applicants ideally should have an AAS degree, preferably in an Engineering or Construction Technologies related area and the following minimum amounts of experience for each level:

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

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

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

  • Calibration Technician IV: 8+ years of related experience or HSD/GED with 12+ years of related experience

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

Prior experience in the maintenance and operation of large-scale utilities plant preferred and ISA CCST Certification is strongly preferred but not required.

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.