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Please note this is day shift:  Tuesday-Friday 4×10 day shift 730 am to 530 pm

Contract duration for 12 months with possible extensions up to 3 years

Important: Genentech has mandated COVID-19 vaccination for their workforce, effective October 1, 2021. All external personnel providing services to Genentech are required to comply with this requirement.

Job Description:

Responsible for the maintenance and repair of all production mechanical equipment within the Genentech, Hillsboro Oregon facility.
Support the maintenance, operation and repair of all systems, subsystems, and equipment within the Genentech, Hillsboro Oregon Fill / Finish facility.
Provide support to engineering and operations in the design, installation, testing, operation and maintenance of Fill Finish manufacturing and support equipment.
Ensure all assigned equipment and  associated subsystems are maintained in the following manner:
All Preventative maintenance is performed at the appropriate interval and is completed by the assigned due date.
All equipment remains in its designed and/or validated state at all times.
All equipment operation is in accordance with Federal, State, Local and Genentech regulations, procedures, and policies.
Ensure / maintain all assigned equipment areas in a constant state of inspection readiness; specifically, but not limited to, the following:
Personnel and Equipment Safety.
Compliance to cGMP requirements.
Identify training deficiencies, provide recommendations for training and where applicable provide training.
Continuously evaluate all associated Standard Operating Procedures, engineering drawings, and various other controlled documentation for accuracy and applicability.  Submit appropriate change requests to supervisor to correct any deficiencies discovered.
Continuously evaluate maintenance practices to eliminate non productive activities and implement productivity enhancements.
Perform troubleshooting of electrical, pneumatic, and mechanical equipment.
Perform Confined Space Entry on an as needed basis.
Complete preventive maintenance and assigned paperwork in a safe and timely manner following all cGMP documentation guidelines.
Work in close proximity to hazardous chemicals, high and low temperature liquids, high pressure liquids and gasses, steam, and moving machinery/equipment.
Coordinate contractors who perform repairs, modifications, and installations of various equipment.
Work directly with Manufacturing, Engineering and various Quality organizations on new system installations or modifications and maximize equipment availability.
Conduct work in an FDA regulated environment.

Must have full working knowledge of Predictive Maintenance philosophy and techniques.
Must possess strong documentation and attention to detail skills to ensure work orders, GMP compliance, safety and other regulatory documents are readable and error free.
Demonstrates a full working knowledge of cGMP as pertains to job requirements. Must be very familiar with all the Maintenance SOPs and WIs required to perform their job requirements.
Must possess the ability to create, read, interpret and revise engineering documents.
Demonstrates strong writing skills including preparing technical reports, creation of new documents, the revision of various technical documentation and procedures.
Demonstrates full ability to collaborate with and become a resource to customers. Anticipates, identifies and defines needs. Demonstrated ability to take ownership of customer’s problems.
Demonstrates full ability to identify and implement more complex process improvements within each functional group, which improves inspection readiness, productivity, reduces time bound maintenance, or eliminates non-value added activities. Ability to use project management skills to complete improvement projects by their due dates.
Must have full working knowledge of pumps, valves, mechanical seals, motors and proper lubrication.
Must have thorough working knowledge of shop tool operation and safety.
Thorough knowledge of cGMP compliance.
Must be proficient in various welding and brazing techniques.
Must be proficient in the operation and use of various machine shop equipment including CNC machine and lathe.
Thorough working knowledge of pharmaceutical filling, freeze drying, and packaging equipment operation, maintenance and repair.
Must continuously demonstrate the ability to work safely in an environment containing hazardous chemicals, high and low temperature liquids, high-pressure liquids and gasses, steam, varying electrical voltages and moving machinery.
Must have the ability to read and Understand P&lDs, work from Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and have basic computer skills using word processors, spreadsheets, databases, and email.
Ability to perform maintenance and equipment servicing according to Standard Operating Procedures
Knowledge of and ability to use Computerized Maintenance Management Systems.
Must be detail oriented and demonstrate good record keeping practices.
Ability to work overtime or temporarily modify shift schedule to support manufacturing operations as needed.
Thorough working knowledge of Federal, State, Local and Genentech regulations, procedures, and policies associated with industrial waste, bulk chemicals / gasses, refrigerants and hazardous waste.
Working knowledge of electrical switchgear and distribution systems in the medium to low voltage range.
Must have effective communication skills.
Effectively work with minimum or no supervision.
Must be detail oriented, organized and capable of multi-tasking
Ability to work overtime or temporarily modify shift schedule to support manufacturing operations as needed.
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
Must be able to climb ladders and work at elevations up to 30 feet.


Attend all required cGMP training as required by Department Policy
Attend all required Safety training as required by Department Policy
Complete on‑the‑job training using established training procedures
Maintain qualifications as assigned.


High School diploma or equivalent. Technical degree, certificate, or coursework a plus.
5 years’ minimum experience in an industrial / manufacturing maintenance/operation environment.
Completion of technical school or courses is a plus.

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