Facilities Maintenance Tech

Employer
GlaxoSmithKline
Location
Annapolis, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 24, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Facilities Maintenance Tech + Requisition ID:WD110033 + Position:Full time + Open date:Mar 15, 2017 10:35 PM + Functional area:Engineering + Location: Rockville, Maryland + Required degrees:Not Indicated + Experience required:Not Indicated + Relocation:Not Indicated Email a friend Basic qualifications:High School Diploma or Equivalent, Trade School Certifications Desired Mechanical/Electrical/Process related trades Minimum 1 year cGMP experience , 3-6 years experience with a biopharmaceutical company. Preferred qualifications:Mechanical/Electrical/Process related trades Production experience is a plus. Individual should be familiar with guided/documented maintenance practices and implementing and maintaining procedures to meet such guidelines. Strong organizational skills are a must. Details:Job Description Summary Technicians will have increasing levels of responsibility as they move up in grade. Technicians are responsible for mechanical maintenance, service calls, and in-house repairs throughout the facility. They perform work in mechanical maintenance trades and perform routine equipment maintenance, troubleshooting and repair. They also make periodic or special inspections of equipment to ensure operability and to determine necessary repairs. They may work from rough sketches and drawings. The position requires a strong technical background. The candidate should have a detailed understanding of electrical and mechanical activities in a Biotech and/or pharmaceutical facility. They must also understand, and abide by, applicable cGMP requirements. Individual should be familiar with FDA and cGMP requirements and implementing and maintaining procedures to meet such guidelines. Strong organizational skills are a must. Job Description- Performs maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs on building utility systems and bio-pharmaceutical production equipment. Must work effectively with outside contractors. Works on assignments that are extremely complex in nature where independent action and a high degree of initiative are required in resolving problems and developing recommendations. Assists with the development and improvement of department procedures, documents, and operating and maintenance practices. Works and participates effectively in a team environment; within the department, with other departments, and with outside contractors. As required, will serve as the on call technician 24 hours a day for emergency situations that may arise. Requires supervision of outside contractors performing facility and equipment related services. Requires technician level operation of the EAMS data base Other duties as assigned. Contact information: You may apply for this position online by selecting the Apply now button. If you require an accommodation or other assistance to apply for a job at GSK, please contact the GSK HR Service Centre at 1-877-694-7547 (US Toll Free) or +1 801 567 5155 (outside US). GSK is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, disability, genetic information, military service, covered/protected veteran status or any other federal, state or local protected class. Important notice to Employment businesses/ AgenciesGSK does not accept referrals from employment businesses and/or employment agencies in respect of the vacancies posted on this site. All employment businesses/agencies are required to contact GSK's commercial and general procurement/human resources department to obtain prior written authorization before referring any candidates to GSK. The obtaining of prior written authorization is a condition precedent to any agreement (verbal or written) between the employment business/ agency and GSK. In the absence of such written authorization being obtained any actions undertaken by the employment business/agency shall be deemed to have been performed without the consent or contractual agreement of GSK. GSK shall therefore not be liable for any fees arising from such actions or any fees arising from any referrals by employment businesses/agencies in respect of the vacancies posted on this site. Please note that if you are a US Licensed Healthcare Professional or Healthcare Professional as defined by the laws of the state issuing your license, GSK may be required to capture and report expenses GSK incurs, on your behalf, in the event you are afforded an interview for employment. This capture of applicable transfers of value is necessary to ensure GSK's compliance to all federal and state US Transparency requirements. For more information, please visit GSK's Transparency ReportingFor the Recordsite.