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Sr Maintenance Technician- Millwright

For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:

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Job Description

For more than 30 years, Gilead has built a culture of excellence. We are committed, hardworking and passionate about improving the lives of the patients who use our products. Our values – integrity, inclusion, teamwork, accountability and excellence – are evident in everything we do.

Employees at Gilead challenge one another to ever higher standards and accomplishment. Gilead has attracted some of the sharpest minds in biotech and beyond, and the people who thrive in our culture are those who seek opportunities to do their best work beside others who share the same mission.

Gilead Science is seeking an experienced Sr. Maintenance Technician (Millwright) to join our team at our Edmonton, Alberta location. This role will be focused on the preventative maintenance and corrective immanence of manufacturing equipment for pharmaceutical products.

Job Responsibilities.

  • Locates and diagnoses failure, replaces defective components and performs basic troubleshooting using standard electronic equipment, detailed drawings, diagrams, sketches, specifications, prints, manuals and verbal and/or written instructions.
  • Maintains appropriate maintenance and repair logs.
  • Uses a variety of hand, power and test tools and equipment.
  • Provides general maintenance support as designated by supervisor to include any or all of the following areas: Process equipment; HVAC equipment; Purified Water; centrifugal pumps and hydraulics
  • Coordinates maintenance on critical systems/equipment with supervisor.
  • Assists with root cause analysis and the investigation of specification deviations.
  • May be required to perform the duties of Maintenance Tech I and Tech II as required by supervisor.
  • Required to respond to emergency notifications via phone.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of maintenance systems, methods and procedures.
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and safety regulations.
  • Demonstrates strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Is proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Is able to recognize deviation from accepted practice and troubleshoot.
  • Machining experience and fabrication of small parts or tools as needed

Education and Experience

  • Journeyman Millwright or experienced 4th year Apprentice Millwright
  • 2+ years of experience in manufacturing equipment maintenance and repairs and a high school diploma.
  • Good writing and verbal communication
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule (8- 5 am M-F) But must be willing to work a rotational on- call schedule
  • Journeyman 4th year with experience
  • Must have Confined Space Training and be willing to work within confined space areas
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds unassisted, bend, stoop and twist. Must be able to stand for long periods of time as needed
  • Must be physically capable to enter vessels for repair.



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