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Utility Plant Operator II

Posted 29 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 05 June 2023
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Job Description:

Basic Qualifications for Consideration:



  • Working knowledge of predictive maintenance philosophy and techniques.

  • Working knowledge of pumps, valves, mechanical seals, motors, and proper lubrication.

  • Working knowledge of shop tool operation and safety.

  • Thorough knowledge of cGMP compliance.

  • Working knowledge of water treatment and corrosion control.

  • Working knowledge of purified water system generation, storage, and distribution.

  • Working knowledge of pressurized steam generation equipment operation and controls.

  • Must continuously demonstrate the ability to work safely in an environment containing hazardous chemicals, high and low-temperature liquids, high-pressure liquids and gasses, steam, varying electrical voltages, and moving machinery.

  • Must have a working knowledge of Predictive Maintenance philosophy and techniques.

  • Must have general knowledge of shop tool operation and safety.

  • Working knowledge of Federal, State, Local, and client regulations, procedures, and policies associated with industrial waste, bulk chemicals/gasses, refrigerants, and hazardous waste.

  • Ability to read and Understand P&lDs, work from Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and have basic computer skills using word processors, spreadsheets, databases, and email.

  • Ability to perform maintenance and equipment servicing according to Standard Operating Procedures

  • Knowledge of and ability to use Computerized Maintenance Management Systems.

  • Must be detail-oriented and demonstrate good record-keeping practices.

  • Thorough knowledge of HVAC equipment and systems.

  • Proficiency in the understanding of Federal, State, Local, and client regulations, procedures, and policies.

  • Working knowledge of electrical switchgear and distribution systems in the medium to low voltage range.

  • Demonstrate effective communication skills including preparing technical reports, the revision of various technical documents and procedures.

  • Effectively work with minimum or no supervision.

  • Must be detail-oriented, organized, and capable of multi-tasking

  • Ability to work overtime or temporarily modify shift schedule to support manufacturing operations as needed.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

  • Must be able to climb ladders and work at elevations up to 30 feet.


  • Attend all required cGMP training as required by Department Policy

  • Attend all required Safety training as required by Department's Policy

  • Complete on-the-job training using established training procedures

  • Maintain qualifications as assigned.


  • High School diploma or equivalent. A technical degree, certificate, or coursework is a plus.

  • 5 years minimum experience in an industrial / manufacturing maintenance/operation environment.

  • Completion of technical school or courses is a plus.

  • Strong interpersonal skills are a must.

  • Proficiency in both oral and written communication is essential.


  • Responsible for the operation, and maintenance of all utility systems and associated subsystem equipment within the client, Hillsboro Oregon facility.

  • Support the maintenance, operation, and repair of all systems, subsystems, and equipment within the client, Hillsboro Oregon facility.

  • Provide support to engineering and operations in the testing, operation, and maintenance of Fill Finish manufacturing and support equipment.

  • Ensure all assigned equipment and associated subsystems are maintained in the following manner:

  • All Preventative maintenance is performed at the appropriate interval and is completed by the assigned due date.

  • All equipment remains in its designed and/or validated state at all times.

  • All equipment operation is in accordance with Federal, State, Local, and client regulations, procedures, and policies.

  • Ensure/maintain all assigned equipment areas in a constant state of inspection readiness; specifically, but not limited to, the following:

  • Cleanliness.

  • Personnel and Equipment Safety.

  • Compliance with cGMP requirements.

  • Continuously evaluate all associated Standard Operating Procedures, engineering drawings, and various other controlled documentation for accuracy and applicability.

  • Submit appropriate change requests to the supervisor to correct any deficiencies discovered.

  • Perform Confined Space Entry on an as-needed basis.

  • Complete preventive maintenance and assigned paperwork in a safe and timely manner following all cGMP documentation guidelines.

  • Work in close proximity to hazardous chemicals, high and low-temperature liquids, high-pressure liquids and gasses, steam, and moving machinery/equipment.

  • Work directly with Manufacturing, Engineering, and various Quality organizations on new system installations or modifications and maximize equipment availability.

  • Conduct work in an FDA-regulated environment.

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