Aug 16, 2022

Mechanic III, Utilities

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Research Triangle, Durham, NC, USA
Full-Time Engineering

Job Description


Job DescriptionAbout This Role:Having a state-of-the-art facility in biologic manufacturing processes, talented technicians are extremely valuable to our site being responsible to keep the equipment and systems up and running for our site.As the Mechanic III, Utilities, you work at Biogen's Drug Substance Facility and are responsible for the operation and troubleshooting of the main plant utility cub, all GMP water/steam systems and utility equipment located throughout the campus. In this role you will be responsible for operating the Plant Utility systems and therefore you need to respond to all alarms and take daily log readings on various utility systems.Applicants will become trained and skilled in all unit operations such as clean and black utilities, often leading the execution of procedures, and performs most functions with minimal supervision.Note that you work 12-hour shift, day and night shift and weekend work is required.What You'll Do Monitor the utilities on site, utilizing cBMS and DeltaV control systems. In addition, you operate the systems and look after all utility equipment that supplies manufacturing. This entails, log readings on various plant equipment and investigating alarms.Support manufacturing and maintain utility systems to ensure manufacturing operations.Train others as needed on operation and maintenance of utility systems and serves as a system expert.Conducts proactive tours through the mechanical spaces to ensure no adverse events occur.As part of a GMP environment you ensure all activities are documented in our systemsAs an expert you continuously analyze all utilities systems, performs trends analysis and provides recommendations for program improvements and changes.Who You Are You are a problem solver and team player that is eager to learn new technical equipment and processes. This position will provide you the opportunity to collaborate with a broader engineering and maintenance group to support manufacturing and essentially to make a difference in patient lives.QualificationsRequirements:High school diploma or equivalent, with min. 5 years of relevant experience in biotech, pharma, med tech, chemical, nuclear or equivalent industries where you worked in a regulatory environment with utilities, OR Commensurate Military experienceCapable to work a 12-hour shift, both day and night shift and weekend workAbility to lift up to 50lbs and stand for up to 3 hours at a time is required.Preferred Skills:Military candidates highly encouraged to apply Knowledge of utilities systems and equipment pumps, tanks, valves, chillers, boilers, steam generatorsKnowledge of CMMS, Delta V, BMS or other relatable systemsComfortable with ambiguity; quickly understands the needs based on the situation at handInfluencing and leading a positive attitude throughout teamAbility to communicate clearly and effectively to all levels of the organizationAdditional InformationWhy Biogen:Our mission to find therapies for neurological and rare diseases is a unique focus within our industry and this shared purpose is what connects us as a team. We work together to overcome obstacles and to follow the science. We are resilient as we strive to make an impact on our patients' lives and on changing the course of medicine. Together, we pioneer. Together, we thrive.All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.PDN-96e1e0bf-006a-43de-8ec4-999aeb313668

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