Facilities Technician – Temp

SUMMARY:

Responsible for day to day facilities operations to include:

  • General building repair & maintenance
  • Installation, repair, and maintenance of furniture/fixtures/equipment in both lab and office areas
  • Special projects as assigned to support both the facilities and EHS teams

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Respond to facilities help desk requests in a timely manner while providing a high level of customer service, communication, and support
  • Responsible for special projects assigned to support relocations/reconfigurations, storage/inventory, set up of new services, laboratory requirements, commissioning and decommissioning of space, etc.
  • Prepare and execute internal employee and lab relocations
  • Responsible for updating and keeping all workstation and building signage current and accurate
  • Perform work in one or more maintenance trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting, lighting, etc.
  • Assist with the logistics and set ups for corporate events and conference rooms
  • Performs routine repair, maintenance, and installation of furniture, fixtures, and equipment in both lab and office areas
  • Support and provide backup duties/tasks in shipping and receiving, facilities, and EHS
  • Monitor, order, and deliver gases for laboratory use
  • Perform daily, weekly building walks to monitor the general operation, safety, and condition of the facility. Proactively communicate, plan, and implement solutions in conjunction with the operations team to resolve findings

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Proficient in basic HVAC, electrical and plumbing, painting/drywall, lighting and ballast replacement
  • Proficient in furniture repair, installation, and ergonomics
  • Knowledge of laboratory gas systems and equipment (including incubators and freezers)
  • Must be able to read and work off blueprints, schematics and from technical manuals pertaining to facilities and equipment installed and serviced
  • Knowledgeable in general, fire prevention, electrical, hazmat, and laboratory safety
  • Knowledge of maintenance and environmental standards
  • Knowledge of laboratory equipment trouble-shooting and/or repair (desired but not required)
  • Must have basic computer skills to include Microsoft Office
  • Highly motivated proactive individual that can work unsupervised with a high level of detail
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Completes work assigned in a reliable, consistent manner while working successfully as an individually and within a team environment
  • Ability to work with outside vendors to obtain supplies, equipment, contracts, and services
  • Minimum 5-7+ years’ experience as a facilities technician or related work within the biotech industry

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