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Maintenance Technician (Per Diem)

Job Title:Maintenance Technician (Per Diem)
Reference:FA-22-28
Location US ~ Miami
Type: Per Diem (US)

Company Overview

Quotient Sciences is a drug development and manufacturing accelerator providing integrated programs and tailored services across the entire development pathway. Cutting through silos across a range of drug development capabilities, we save precious time and money in getting drugs to patients.

As a growing and successful business, we employ more than 1,100 talented individuals globally, located at state-of-the-art development, manufacturing and clinical facilities in the UK and USA.

Science, Agility and Culture are the core components that define Quotient Sciences, enabling us to do what we do in the way that we do it. People join Quotient Sciences because we are a respected member of the drug development community, driven by an unswerving belief that ideas need to become solutions, and molecules need to become cures, fast. Because humanity needs solutions, fast.

The Role

  • The purpose of this position is to install, repair and maintain facilities equipment and systems including the physical facility.
  • Provides courier services for all Miami site facilities
  • To ensure volunteer safety at all times including the following of social distancing practices and procedures
  • Assists with other administrative support functions or projects as needed
  • To comply & adhere to GCP guidelines and regulations as required of this role

Main Tasks and Responsibilties 

  • Maintenance of all exterior buildings and grounds to include parking lots, gates and fencing, sidewalks, guard house and patio/recreation area
  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain electrical fixtures and devices, doors and hardware, HVAC equipment and systems and plumbing fixtures/devices.            
  • Responsible for cleaning stairwell areas, electrical rooms, elevator rooms, heater room’s washer/dryer rooms, stool room, air conditioning rooms, and changing of air filters according to maintenance schedule
  • Reading of mechanical and electrical drawings/schematics
  • Completing documentation to meet regulatory and company requirements
  • This position includes direct supervision of equipment/service vendors and trade contractors, as necessary, in the execution of their assigned duties

Additional Tasks and Responsibilites 

  • Assist the clinical staff with preparation of floor space for subject use and transport subject baggage to the designated floor after the contents have been inspected by the housekeeping staff
  • Will distribute received supplies and equipment to the appropriate floor, facility, and/or personnel.
  • Responsible for monitoring pest control services in the interior/exterior areas of the building, to include all floors, stairwells, closets, balconies and common areas
  • Deliver correspondence, equipment and supplies to the Executive Office and Clinical Studies Center and will serve as a courier between all Miami sites
  • Pick up meals form culinary vendors daily as needed
  • Purchase meal supplies and paper goods on a weekly basis or as often as necessary
  • Clean water pans on all food and specimen refrigerators and replace filters on all specimen freezers according to the maintenance schedule
  • Assist housekeeping during deep cleaning of units, kitchens and other areas as necessary
  • Pick up samples as sent from Quotient Sciences Screening and transport to the lab.
  • Appropriately handle biological specimens during transport
  • Assists with any other duties as assigned

The Candidate

  •  Required: High School, or GED (minimum).
  •  Required: Basic computer competency or skills (e.g. logging in, accessing browser, navigating web pages
  • Required: Minimum of three (3) years of performing corrective/preventative maintenance activities for equipment and utilities
  • Basic mathematics and geometry
  • Must be able to utilize technical documentation (e.g. - manuals, specifications, drawings, etc.) to complete assigned maintenance activities.
  • Required: Ability to work independently as well as with others in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively with management personnel
  • Ability to read English and communicate basic requests/responses in English/Spanish
  • Current Florida Driver’s License

Job Demands 

  • Very high concentration of work
  • Interacts with volunteers and escalates issue to appropriate management personnel
  • Strict and tight deadlines
  • Having to juggle a range of tasks/issues simultaneously
  • Working in a hazardous environment with high requirement to follow safety procedures
  • Occasionally exposed to inclement weather such as direct sunlight, rain, wind and/or humid conditions.
  • Frequently required to stand, walk, and sit for extended periods of time
  • Requires the ability to climb ladders and/or work from elevated platforms
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds
  • On call and/or working outside normal working hours

Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

Quotient Sciences are advocates for positive change and conscious inclusion.

We strive to create a diverse Quotient family by remaining committed to the development of our culture, equality, mindset, diversity & inclusion in the workplace.

As a global employer, we recognise the value in having an organisation that is a true reflection and representation of our society today. All applicants welcome.

If you have any questions or need some support with your application, we’d love to hear from you so contact our friendly team at careers@quotientsciences.com.