I&E Technician

Agilent Technologies, Inc. Frederick, CO

About the Job

Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek ---- so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.

The world's most revolutionary biopharma companies are partnering with Agilent Technologies to advance the next frontier of medicine. Agilent continues to invest in capacity and expansion of its Colorado operations. Join our team of professionals dedicated to the development and commercialization of nucleic acid therapeutics for life changing, lifesaving medicines.

Join a growing team with this exciting new opportunity for a I&E Technician in our Facilities group at our Frederick, Colorado GMP facility. Work in our dynamic, fast paced, API-Biopharma manufacturing environment with the ability to contribute to the growing industry of oligonucleotide (DNA-RNA) based therapeutics.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Responsible for performing a variety of calibration, installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair duties related to industrial process instrumentation in GMP manufacturing, utility, and laboratory areas.
  • Coordination of instrumentation support activities including calibrations, emergency repairs, spare parts, and electronic asset management system.
  • Support of GMP activities including authoring / reviewing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Change Controls (CCs), Deviations (DEVs), and Corrective and Preventative Action plans (CAPAs).
  • Coordination of external calibration service providers as needed.
  • Provides technical support as I&E subject matter expert (SME) for engineering projects towards improvement of processing equipment, utilities, and facilities instrumentation.
  • Support of industrial control systems such as BAS, PLCs, and SCADA.

A successful person in this position will:

  • Support multi-discipline manufacturing processes with respect to the inspection, evaluation, calibration, repair, maintenance, installation and/or enhancement of process instrumentation.
  • Be a self-starter, accountable for their activities and manage a varied workload of calibration and "on-demand" maintenance activities.
  • Demonstrate a positive, service-based, "Client" first attitude.
  • Work integrally with other departments and internal clients in a team environment.
  • Solve complex problems requiring breadth / depth of knowledge of technical disciplines, operations, procedures.
  • Communicate effectively and keep employees updated regarding the status of calibrations, repairs, and work orders (scheduled and un-scheduled).
  • Treat calibrations and repairs with attention to detail and an exceptional level of professionalism.
  • Have familiarity working in regulated environments (GMP pharmaceutical manufacturing).
  • Have familiarity working with industrial chemical systems and processes.
  • Document each calibration and maintenance activity accurately and in a compliant manner within the service database (Regulatory Asset Manager).
  • Demonstrate the Agilent core values of trust, speed, integrity, focus, accountability and teamwork.