Manager / Senior Manager, Equipment Maintenance & Qualification

at STEMCELL Technologies
Location Vancouver, Canada
Date Posted August 4, 2022
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Full Time


Job Description Summary

If you are passionate about mentoring teams and you have solid equipment management experience, keep reading about this exciting opportunity!

STEMCELL Technologies is on the hunt for our next Manager / Senior Manager, Equipment. You will be responsible for developing and managing the company s Mechanical Equipment Maintenance and Qualification Programs that impact the performance of our manufacturing and laboratory equipment of the company. You have people management experience, ISO 13485, ISO 12001 knowledge, good GMP practices and ideally cleanroom/laboratory experience! Great communication, strategic skills and being easily adaptable to changes are important to thrive in this role.

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities

Manage STEMCELL's global equipment preventive and corrective maintenance program and enhance equipment uptime, operation and performance, while utilizing industry best practices to increase efficiencies, cost and compliance.
Ensure that maintenance, calibration and qualification activities are scheduled and performed in accordance with STEMCELL quality policy, ISO and cGMP guidelines, as applicable.
Perform investigations and impact assessments in response to equipment failures or deviations during qualification events in STEMCELL s QMS.
Support in the development of documentation for equipment life cycle in partnership with the Manager, Reliability Engineer and Manager, Work Control Management.
Lead the technical team and provide guidance and support to team members in furthering their skills and motivations.


Bachelor's degree or technologist diploma.

10+ years of relevant experience.

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!

Drop files here browse files ...