Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd Branchburg , NJ 07626
Posted 2 months ago
This position is responsible the operation and maintenance of the Branchburg campus including the Millenium way and Meister Ave leased warehouse facilities. Branchburg is a manufacturing campus made up of cleanroom manufacturing of PCR reagents and filling operations.
Primary responsibilities include maintaining the building systems in operational readiness. These systems include Roof top and Indoor HVAC Air Handlers, Exhaust Fans, Compressed Air, Desiccant Dryers, Vacuum pumps, Chilled glycol and CO2 refrigeration, High & Low pressure steam, hot water heating systems, Domestic Hot and Cold water, cleanroom air balancing and certification, laminar flow hood and Bio safety cabinet maintenance, Fire Protection systems and Diesel powered generators for standby power. On call nights and weekends to help ensure immediate action is taken in an emergency
Manage & Lead an enthusiastic team of Refrigeration and HVAC mechanics, electricians, Sr. Craft workers and Stationary Engineers to strive for an efficient, stream-lined operations. Assign overtime as needed to meet the business needs and work around production. Conduct yearly performance and compensation evaluations on team.
Manage the maintenance and operational activities for a central utility plant which includes high and low pressure boilers, condensate receivers, surge tank, high and low pressure deaerators,. Gas fired absorption chillers and ammonia process chillers.
Manage site electric infrastructure and electrical reliability. This includes coordination with infrared surveys annually, grounding and lightning protection, 3year maintenance and testing on 34.5kv and 12.5kv electrical distribution and develop strategies to minimize down time from electrical outages.
Manage yearly service agreements with contractors, and third party vendors.
Manage Quarterly cGMP equipment preventive maintenance activities with operations This includes coordination of area certifications with air balancer, reviewing raw data certification reports
Work with Engineering on new capital projects. Create maintenance plans and lock-out / tag-out procedures for new equipment and systems.
Works in a spirit of collaboration with diverse stakeholders to manage requests to meet ongoing day-to-day activities. Continually look for ways to be agile, proactive, and make improvements to the operation.
Education and Experience:
High School diploma
8 years related experience in an industrial manufacturing environment
Preferable to have 5 years experience in a Life Science, Diagnostic or Pharmaceutical Building / Campus.
Preferable to have a trade license in NJ (Electrical, Plumbing)
Experience with a Computerized Maintenance Management System.
Experience with a Building Management Systems.
Experience with high voltage electrical distribution in an industrial setting. Experience with electrical coordination and arc flash analysis.
Proficient project management skills, team building, and organizational ability to implement new projects and programs in a timely and effective manner and to arrange competing tasks into logical steps.
Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills necessary to develop and maintain smooth, cooperative working relationships and to drive change across a business unit and/or multiple functions.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills: written (business e-mail, technical documents, programs) and verbal (meeting leading, presentation, and training).
Extensive interpersonal and negotiation skills to develop and maintain smooth, cooperative working relationships and to drive change across business areas.
Computer Skills: Proficiency in Google Docs, Gmail, Microsoft Office Suite.
Knowledgeable in high pressure boiler plant operations and industrial refrigeration.
Knowledgeable in predictive maintenance techniques such as vibration analysis and application to a 24/7 Industrial Manufacturing Facility to reduce unplanned down time.
Must be able to respond to emergency calls 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
Who we are
At Roche, more than 100,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.
Unless entitled to a reasonable accommodation under applicable law, employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in accordance with customer requirements, the company's health and safety obligations and/or applicable law or guidelines.
Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual's race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
If you have a disability and need an accommodation in connection with the on-line application process, please email us at US.Accommodation@roche.com.
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