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Instrument Technician, Swiftwater, PA

Swiftwater, Pennsylvania

Sanofi, a global healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients' needs. Our Sanofi Pasteur Swiftwater, PA site, where we both research and manufacture vaccines since 1897, has had a tremendous impact on global health and the quality of human life. Nestled among the Pocono Mountains in Swiftwater, Pennsylvania, Sanofi Pasteur is home to state-of-the-industry facilities—and a rich and unique history. Our Swiftwater campus is more than 500 acres, housing 44 buildings and encompassing more than one million square feet of building space. Many of our facilities, while bright and modern, still retain the rustic charm of the original stonework.

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Responsibilities

THIS IS A 2nd SHIFT POSITION

The Instrument Technician is responsible for supporting the calibration, design, installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of the instruments,controls and related systems typical to the manufacture of vaccines in order to maintain a GMP-compliant site. This position reports to and supports the Deputy Director of Metrology who is ultimately responsible to maintain current calibration of and ensure the efficient, effective and reliable operation of all instruments on site. This position will have interactions with Maintenance, Health, Safety & Environment (HSE), Engineering, Outside Contractors/Consultants, Industrial Operations and Research & Development departments.

Basic Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent and 4+ years in the instrument trade or electrical education or experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior or related cGMP, Pharmaceutical, or other industrial quality management system (ISO 9000, etc.)
  • Calibration, installation, trouble-shooting and repair of temperature, pressure, speed, level, conductivity, pH, chlorine, dissolved oxygen, oxidation reduction potential and turbidity measurement, control and recording systems.   
  • Proper handling and use of required standards and tools
  • Instrument/machine/PLC interface and associated protocols
  • Basic electrical control systems
  • Electronics
  • Schematics and the ability to read blueprints
  • Industrial safety programs including Lockout/Tagout (LOTO)
  • CMMS systems to record and track calibrations and repairs (ProCal and  SAP preferred)

Sanofi Inc. 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; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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