Sr. Maintenance Technician 7/27/2018

ABIOMED Inc. Danvers, MA

Danvers, MA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
High School Diploma or GED


Abiomed, an innovative medical device company, is focused on recovering hearts and saving lives. We have a single guiding mission: Patients First. With corporate headquarters in Danvers, Massachusetts, offices in Aachen & Berlin, Germany and Tokyo, Japan, Abiomed s 1,000 employees form one of the fastest growing medical technology companies in the world. Abiomed attracts and retains exceptional talent with our collaborative culture, passion for our work, and a strong commitment to employee professional development.

The Senior Maintenance Technician at Abiomed will perform routine and preventive building and property maintenance to ensure the quality, appearance and safety of the facility and product. This is a critical role within a growing team and property, and a wonderful opportunity for someone who takes extreme pride and purpose in their work!

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

* Perform general maintenance and repair duties, including light carpentry, basic electrical and plumbing, HVAC, grounds maintenance and arranging furniture and partitions

* Provide routine preventative maintenance to maintain and improve the quality and appearance of the work environment

* Analyze, troubleshoot and repair standard equipment as judgment or necessity dictates

* Be cognizant of all chemical spills and follow-up of disposal/cleanup

* Ensure all safety requirements of company are implemented in accordance with rules and regulations of Safety Officer

* Breakdown and restructure of office workstations as needed

* Assist employees with internal moves

* Assist Facilities Manager in managing the workload of other facilities staff and provide direction to outside contractors for facilities renovation projects as needed


NOTE: This position will require rotating 24/7 on-call responsibility to provide emergency response to the facility, to include one weekend a month and holidays as applicable

Required Qualifications:

* Qualified candidates must be able to withstand heights of up to 65 feet and must be able to lift and move a minimum of 35 pounds

* High School diploma required

* Minimum of 5 years HVAC experience

* Minimum of 5 years of related experience in facility maintenance management

* Strong familiarity of building codes and regulations

* Familiarity with building trade groups and work rules

* Good working knowledge of HVAC systems and clean room control

* Strong organizational skills in managing project schedules

* Excellent communication & customer service skills

* Ability to read, write, and speak English

* Ability to utilize basic math skills

* Ability to exercise judgment to determine appropriate actions

Preferred Qualifications

* Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

* Knowledge of lean, six sigma, kaizen and continuous improvement initiatives

* Associates, Bachelors, or Advanced Degree in a technical discipline

ABIOMED is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or national origin.