Summary: The Utilities Maintenance Technician II, under the supervision of the Process Maintenance Supervisor will be primarily responsible for installing, maintaining and repair of electrical components and systems as well as providing operational, maintenance, and troubleshooting support for utilities equipment in support of multiple facilities including the Texas Biological Facility (TBF), the Flexible Biological Facility (FBF) and the National Center for Therapeutic Manufacturing (NCTM) on behalf of Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnology Texas (FDBT).
Primary responsibilities include ensuring safe and efficient hands-on maintenance of all utilities equipment including but not limited to electrical switchgear, switchboards, distribution panels, control panels standby electrical generators, chillers, chilled water distribution systems, air handling units and fan coil units, heat recovery systems, heating water and steam boilers, air compressors and dryers, RO water purification skids, ultrapure water distillation units, clean steam generators, waste water treatment systems, freezers, refrigerators, walk-in cold rooms, temperature control systems, and related support equipment such as pumps, fans, motors, variable frequency drives, valves, traps, etc.
Maintenance activities would include troubleshooting, preventative and corrective interventions.
This position will be required to use technical manuals, on-line resources and OEM representatives to maintain the equipment operational with a minimum of downtime. This position will work with other maintenance and technical trades, contractors, engineers, metrology, validation and quality to help maintain these systems operational and in GMP condition. Strict adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), cGMPs and Quality Standards in a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing facility are mandatory.
The Utilities Maintenance Technician II will also be available to support maintenance activities on other process systems and equipment as needed such as, fermenters, bioreactors, tanks, chromatography columns, filtration skids, centrifuges, autoclaves, washers, agitators, etc. in coordination with other maintenance technicians and manufacturing operators. In addition, will also be involved in the installation and connection of new process equipment on arrival and assist with any commissioning and qualification activity as required. This position will also work in support of the Environment, Health and Safety personnel (EHS) to ensure the systems are operated safely and within limits.
Required Skills & Abilities:
Working Conditions & Physical Requirements:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
Experience in other maintenance trades highly desirable. Example, experience with Bioreactors, Chromatography Columns, Filtration Skids, Centrifuges, Autoclaves, etc.