Sanofi Group Maintenance Tech Senior Lead in Framingham, Massachusetts

Maintenance Tech Senior Lead



Genzyme has pioneered the development and delivery of transformative therapies for patients affected by rare and debilitating diseases for over 30 years. We accomplish our goals through world-class research, collaboration with the global patient community, and with the compassion and commitment of our employees. With a focus on rare diseases and multiple sclerosis, we are dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of the patients and families we serve. Genzyme's portfolio of transformative therapies, which are marketed in countries around the world, represent groundbreaking and life-saving advances in medicine. As a Sanofi company, Genzyme benefits from the reach and resources of one of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies, with a shared commitment to improving the lives of patients.

Sanofi, an integrated global healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs. Sanofi has core strengths in the field of healthcare with seven growth platforms: diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, animal health and the new Genzyme.

Genzyme Corporation (a Sanofi company) and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

This group supports all Biosurgery manufacturing processes and performs maintenance on manufacturing and facilities related equipment.


Position Summary

Work with a team of Associates and Technicians to complete daily maintenance responsibilities.

Core Responsibilities

Follow standard operating procedures in a cGMP environment.

Performs repairs, installations, preventative and predictive maintenance in direct support of cGMP manufacturing operations.

Troubleshoots, with minimal supervision, complex utility systems which may include HVAC, boiler, electronic systems, refrigeration, electrical, compressed air and gases, RO/DI and WFI water, pure/clean steam, neutralization systems and/or other Biotech/pharmaceuticals utilities and manufacturing equipment.

Interprets sketches, layouts, wiring diagrams, and specifications in planning and performing maintenance and repairs. Involved in new equipment and plant systems installs as necessary.

Provide day to day technical assistance to the Engineering Services, Metrology, Manufacturing, and Validations groups.

Participates in authoring accurate documentation for the operation and maintenance of various utility systems.

Supplies information and technical data for securing spare parts.

Assists in in-suite facility up keep and provides responsive customer support with emphasis on customer satisfaction.

Perform preventative maintenance on specialized manufacturing equipment including associated controls.

Perform preventative maintenance on general facilities equipment such as air handlers, exhaust fans, and pumps.

Perform setup and reconciliation according to SOP.

Repair and maintain plant machinery and equipment such as mixers, conveyors, compressors, and pumps.

Monitor and maintain all building systems as assigned.

Coordinate special projects as directed

Install or replace light bulbs, ceiling tiles, etc.

Repair or replace control devices such as switches, photo eyes, proximity sensors, pushbuttons,

contactors, motor starters, etc. as needed

Perform work order repairs, inspections and adjustments.

Fabrication and modification of new and existing equipment.

Participates in plant safety, health and environmental programs.

Follow safety guidelines.

Work independently in carrying out responsibilities

Excellent problem solver and ability to generate innovative solutions to broad range of issues

Train less experienced or new staff on new procedures

Lead projects

Ability to work independently with little or no supervision



High School Diploma or general education degree (GED), and at least 3 years experience in cGMP facilities operation.

This position will require a current Ma. Electrical Journeyman's License.

Basic computer skills, basic math and problem-solving skills.

Valid Driver’s License.

3-5 years’ experience working with commercial and industrial utility/electrical systems.


Ability to read and interpret documents and drawings.Ability to multi-task.

Ability to read or modify control schematics, loop diagrams, and P&ID's.

Must have strong computer skills utilizing MS Office suite applications and a Computerized Maintenance Management (INFOR) System.

Good documentation skills.

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

Job: Engineering & Maintenance

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Framingham

Job Posting: Oct 5, 2016, 10:36:57 AM

Job Type: Regular

Employee Status: Regular