Building Systems Specialist

at STEMCELL Technologies
Location Burnaby, Canada
Date Posted August 4, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Full Time


Job Description Summary

Calling all Maintenance professionals for this is a great opportunity within our Building Systems team. If you want to become part of the largest biotech company in Canada, keep reading!

This role requires at least 3 years of hands-on experience with steam, compressed air, hydronic, water systems, chillers, HVAC, electrical distribution and process piping systems, to work in supporting the repair and maintenance of our building infrastructure and systems. A 4th class Technical Safety BC Certification is a must have for this role. If this is something that sounds like you, we d love to hear from you.

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities

Execute the maintenance program activities, including inspecting and monitoring the facility according to the maintenance program specifications and record all work performed on controlled documentation.

Perform building-related operations

include clean room operation and maintenance of water systems, compressed gas systems, compressors, boilers, fume hoods, exhaust fans, chillers, pumps, HVAC and humidifier.

Coordinate and/or execute scheduled maintenance work with user groups and contractors, including working during non-business hours when required to minimize operation downtime.

Ensure that building-related operations and maintenance are conducted in accordance with STEMCELL's Quality Management System (QMS), including ISO13485 and good manufacturing practices (GMP), and document

deficiencies and conformances and complete reports as required.

Assist in operational activities and cross-functional projects and/or programs as required.


Minimum 4th Class Power Engineering (BC) Certificate.
Open to rotational shift work.
Engineering Certificate with 2+ years of experience.
Post Secondary Certificate or Diploma in a Mechanical or Electrical field is an asset.
Experience in a Biotech or GMP facility preferred.
Customer focused mindset with excellent communication skills.

This role requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as per STEMCELL s vaccination policy, the current recommendations by local health authorities and as required by public health orders in place from time to time, including any COVID-19 boosters as recommended by local health authorities and as required by public health orders in place from time to time.

STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as "Scientists Helping Scientists" - standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities.

To apply please select the apply button. You will then be directed to a login screen asking you to set up an account. You must set up an account in order to apply.

Create an account by selecting the create account button. You will then be asked for your email and to create a password. Your Password must be eight characters long, contain at least one special character, one capital letter, and a number.Once you have created your password you will be asked to upload your resume. Uploading your resume will provide the ability to auto-populate your application with information from your resume. If you prefer to manually complete all of the fields in the application you can do this by clicking next. You can upload your cover letter as an attachment in the attachments screen. Thank you for your interest in STEMCELL!

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