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Facilities Technician (Part-time)

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Woburn, MA
$25.00 - $30.00
Job Type
Temp To Perm
Jul 03, 2018
Job ID
Materials science company seeks part-time facilities technician.

Position: Facilities Technician (part-time)

Company:   A materials science company that designs and produces an advanced solid polymer, enabling a new generation of technology performance, focused currently on improving battery performance.  Based in Woburn MA, the business is an innovation leader in its space and, having developed breakthrough materials, it is in growth mode.  The company is led by experienced scientists and entrepreneurs who understand that establishing a team of exceptional contributors is critical to its ongoing success.  
Location: Woburn, MA

Schedule: Part-time approximately 20 hours per week.  Flexible as to when the hours occur during business hours, but all hours must be in the office.

Job Type: Contract (W2 hourly) with opportunities for growth
Salary/Rate: $25-30/hr.

Job Description  Maintain and manage 36,000 square foot R&D, manufacturing facility and business offices. The position requires an outgoing, self- starter who can organize and execute the facilities maintenance duties in consideration of the users of the space and their changing needs. Responsibilities include:
  • Manage day-to-day facility and system requirements including facility maintenance.
  • Plan, organize and execute facilities maintenance that may include external resources.
  • Maintain all records, write up reports and actively participate in the corporate safety program.
  • Performing best practices of facility environmental, health, security and safety measures will be an ongoing responsibility.
  • Utilize working knowledge of various building systems to properly resolve system problems: HVAC, lighting, security, plumbing, etc.
  • Communicate and arrange with vendors for maintenance services of equipment, building, HVAC, lighting, etc.
  • Organize and maintain facilities equipment, parts, and supplies inventories level; placing orders for parts.
  • Write reports and review/update/create standard operating procedures (SOPs) when needed.
  • Support and assist in the development of facility related continuous improvement programs and participate in the implementation of these programs throughout the facility as required.
  • Manage facility downtime by informing lab workers of routine preventive maintenance activities.
  • Use power tools to install equipment, fabricate or alter or adjust parts or components.

  • Familiarity and sensitivity to wide variety of regulatory requirements (e.g., EPA, OSHA, MassDEP)
  • At least 5 years’ experience in facilities maintenance. A working knowledge of facility HVAC, plumbing, electrical, security systems, and fire suppression/alarm systems.
  • Must be able to: lift 35lbs, bend and twist to accomplish tasks, shovel snow & wear respiratory PPE
  • Any of the following licenses/certifications preferred: Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing, HAZMAT
  • Experience utilizing equipment to move heavy objects and materials (Pallet Jack, dollies, etc…)
  • Works well independently with minimal supervision.
  • Available to respond to after-hours alarm incidents and emergencies.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills- comfortable with email, Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Familiarity with emergency response and disaster recovery.