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GMP Facilities Specialist

Precision BioSciences
Durham, North Carolina 27701
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time


The Facilities/Maintenance Specialist provides facilities and maintenance support for all office, lab, and GMP environments within Precision BioSciences. The Facilities/Maintenance Specialist executes corrective and preventative maintenance (PM) of building systems, equipment, and utility infrastructure and response to emergency maintenance issues. The Facilities/Maintenance Specialist will report to the Facilities Manager and work closely with the IT, Laboratory Operations, and Environmental Health & Safety teams to ensure smooth, reliable, and compliant operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.  This list contains the major duties and requirements of the job and is not all-inclusive. Incumbent(s) may be expected to perform role-related duties other than those contained in this document.

  • Oversee and act escalation point for all aspects of facility operations with an emphasis to drive efficiency and consistency in functions and processes at all locations
  • Maintain all new and existing utilities equipment and site electrical infrastructure for the sites existing laboratories, administration, and GMP facilities
  • Supervise utility suppliers/contractors to ensure that all maintenance work is completed and documented in accordance with the contract, regulatory requirements, and company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Ability to complete and document Preventive Maintenance and Predictive Maintenance procedures for the site’s equipment and utilities
  • Assist with scheduling and performing planned and unplanned maintenance activities for all sites including the GMP operations facility
  • Partner with all departments concerning maintenance matters including implementation of any project management needs
  • Stay current with emerging facilities technologies and practices, and champion opportunities to improve infrastructure reliability, performance, and/or cost structure
  • Must be able to be on call 24/7/365



The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform this job successfully.

  • AS or BS in Engineering or Maintenance Services Management or similar education from accredited university, or equivalent knowledge and work experience
  • A minimum of 3 years of facilities experience in an Administration/office building and ability to support Laboratory operations within the Facility
  • Demonstrated experience in contract management
  • Demonstrated experience with project management principles and systems including: scoping, estimating, planning, budgeting, controlling, implementing, and change management
  • Demonstrated experience with maintenance and operation of mission critical infrastructure and utilities systems experience
  • Broad knowledge of industry standards/practices in the Facilities Maintenance arena
  • Extensive experience and knowledge of building maintenance, repairs, and crafts including carpentry, HVAC, electrical, plumbing, roofing, fire/life safety systems, general maintenance and labor, etc.
  • Experience with Planning/Scheduling and work controls methodologies into maintenance organization
  • Formal education/certification related to Facilities from industry recognized organization (i.e. APPA, BOMI, IFM, IREM)
  • Industry Designation/Certification (i.e.: BCM, CEM, CPM, FMA, RPA) or like certification preferred
  • Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/PPT)
  • Strong Knowledge of GMP operations including documentation, writing SOPs, and compliance-related documentation such as deviations, CAPA, and change controls


  • This is an onsite position located in Durham, NC

Travel Requirements

  • No travel is required for this position



  • Biotechnology
Posted: 2021-04-14 Expires: 2021-05-14

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