ElevateBio is a cell and gene therapy technology company built to power the development of transformative cell and gene therapies today and for many decades to come. The company has assembled industry-leading talent, built world-class facilities, and integrated diverse technology platforms necessary for rapid innovation and commercialization of cell, gene, and regenerative therapies.

The Role:

ElevateBio is seeking a Lead Maintenance Technician to work a 4 day/10 hours per day Sunday through Wednesday shift. The successful candidate will be detailed oriented, organized, and have a strong desire to learn. Key responsibilities will be performing or overseeing vendor performed maintenance/calibrations on GMP Utility systems, process equipment and clean room infrastructure in a highly regulated cGMP environment. 

 

Here’s What You’ll Do:

  • Utilizes CMMS to manage the completion of all preventative maintenance assignments.
  • Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements to include detailed documentation of work performed in both electronic and written form.
  • Reports any maintenance failure or issues immediately to management.
  • Evaluates equipment performance and makes recommendations to maintenance performance or system design.
  • Seeks to continuously improve maintenance practices.
  • Interpret P&IDs, equipment/system layouts, wiring diagrams, and specifications to plan and perform maintenance and repair activities.
  • Provides support during annual shutdowns.
  • Routine performance of preventative maintenance on process support systems and equipment including but not limited to:
    Pumps, Valves, Autoclaves, Centrifuges, Reactors, BSC’s, Isolators, WFI Generation/Distribution, Clean Steam, compressed gases, HVAC equipment
  • Conducts rounds of GMP and non-GMP equipment and systems.
  • The continuous improvement and development of maintenance practices and SOPs.
  • Escorting contractors and vendors for the performance of preventative maintenance and repairs on process support systems.
  • Maintains all spaces clean and orderly.
  • Supports quality systems for CAPA, Deviations and Change Management.
  • Commitment to perform all work in a safe manner. The ability and desire to excel in a fast paced, inclusive team environment which prides itself on providing the highest level of service to our internal customers. Desire to interact in a professional, helpful manner with staff at all levels within the organization on a regular basis.

 

Requirements:

  • High School diploma, GED, or equivalent required
  • Trade school or undergraduate education is preferred
  • Professionally Licensed in any of the following areas desirable: Wastewater Treatment, Plumbing, Electrical, Refrigeration.
  • 6 + years of applicable experience in a GMP environment is preferred
  • Ability to multitask and always maintain professionalism
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Experience working with Blue Mountain RAM or other CMMS programs preferred
  • Experience with DeltaV PCS System or other control system is a plus
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow SOP, P&ID’s and work instructions
  • Strong communication skills in both oral and written reports
  • Ability to lead and mentor less experienced technicians

Why join ElevateBio?

ElevateBio is accelerating the future of biotechnology; developing the next-generation of cell, viral and regenerative medicine therapeutics for the treatment of severe diseases.  We have launched a revolutionary new model that integrates innovators, infrastructure and capital to effectively develop cell, gene and related therapies for patients with severe and life-threatening disorders.  With plans for a cutting-edge laboratory and manufacturing center already underway, we're building a world-class organization lead by expert talent with bench-to-bedside capabilities.

At the heart of the ElevateBio platform is ElevateBio Base Camp, a state-of-the-art research, development and manufacturing center for innovation in the Greater Boston Area to be staffed with a world-class team of scientists.

Our Vision:
Next-generation product development for advanced therapies supported by global bench-to-bedside expertise shared across our portfolio of companies

ElevateBio is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person’s race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. ElevateBio will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

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