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Facilities Specialist III

Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Location: Scotts Valley
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Job Title: Facilities Specialist III
Requisition ID: 177308BR

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Location/Division Specific Information
Scotts Valley, CA

How will you make an impact?
The facilities Specialist is an ambassador for the Company, and it is essential that the individual presents a professional approach as well as excellent interpersonal skills as extensive communication with external agencies is required. There is a great deal of emphasis upon self-reliance and the demonstration of high-quality standards.

What will you do?
Responsible for the implementation of the facility's Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) plan
Performs TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) on equipment, machinery, etc. to prevent manufacturing operations downtime
Supports manufacturing operations by repairing & calibrating equipment, machinery, etc. as needed to maintain production and a safe working environment
Anticipates needs and problems while creating solutions
Responsible for facility planning, maintenance of HVAC, electrical, plumbing and fire alarm systems
Ensures the smooth running of the facility by establishing internal and external relationships and employing contractors when required
Highlights to management any shortcomings and suggests improvements and best practice initiatives to improve the facility and systems & processes particularly where there could be an impact on effectiveness and profitability
Responsible for the development, maintenance and reporting of Air Quality, Wastewater, Solid Waste, Hazardous Waste, Universal Waste, Used Oil, and Storm Water programs
Coordinate, develop and implement safety and regulatory programs such as Contractor Safety, Electrical Safety, Lock-out - Tag-out, Confined Space, Fall protection and Machine Guarding
Maintain, report, and work to improve safety metrics that are both leading indicators (such as number of hazard ID's, or closed safety items) and lagging indicators (such as near-misses, accidents, and lost-time incident rates)
Ensures compliance with fire regulations and evacuation procedures
Ensures that appropriate fire extinguishers and/or similar equipment is properly installed, maintained and the appropriate testing is carried out
Improves the quality of and ensures the effective execution of safety and environmental management processes following established regulations, policies, standards and best practices
Educates, trains, and provides support to operations in the development and execution of consistent safety and environmental management programs
Executes, measures, and monitors processes to assess the overall safety and environmental performance and identifies opportunities for improvement
Conduct & document near-miss and accident investigations to develop solutions that prevent reoccurrence
Utilizes accident investigation programs (SHED) to document and resolve near misses, accidents, and hazard ID's
Provide leadership to safety-related teams including the site Safety Committee, the Emergency Response Team, and the First Aid Team
Inspire a culture where employees at all levels take ownership for safety.
Engage employees in safety initiatives to eliminate or control safety hazards and reduce risk of an injury or radiation or chemical release
Works with corporate EHS Director on setting priorities and goals
Tasks to be performed are not limited by the above and the role holder will be required to take on additional duties relating to the facility as workloads demand

How will you get here?
A Bachelor's degree in related technical discipline is preferred.
High school diploma or associates degree is required.

Minimum of 3 years of experience in facilities management Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Completion of the OSHA 511 and HAZWOPER courses to current standard
Ability to plan and achieve facility goals and objectives as set by management
Possesses safety management and program implementation skills
Possesses working knowledge of CA regulatory requirements for federal and state programs, and program implementation strategies
Strong analytical skills to evaluate performance metrics and outcomes
The ability to develop, conduct and maintain training programs

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today!

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Keywords: Thermo Fisher Scientific, San Francisco , Facilities Specialist III, Professions , Scotts Valley, California

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