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4th Class Power Engineer

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Technician, Engineering & Maintenance


New β Innovation Ltd. (NBI) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.


Reporting to the Manager/ Assistant Manager, E&M, the incumbent will work within a technical team to provide support to ongoing equipment and facilities activities. Equipment and systems will be located in a clean-room facility (controlled environment) purpose built for production of a sterile pharmaceutical product. To be successful in this role the incumbent will need to work well in a regulated environment, and collaborate closely with others to ensure the success of the team and smooth, continuous operation of the facility.

This position may be required to work on a 24/7 shift rotation, including day and night shifts. Flexibility is required for shift schedules based on business requirements.


  • Carry out scheduled maintenance tasks on facility, utilities, production and quality control equipment
  • Schedule external maintenance activities for facility and utilities
  • Perform equipment maintenance or repair work, trouble-shooting and engineering analysis
  • Work with procurement to order equipment and spare parts as required according to stock requirements
  • Write facility/equipment related documents such as SOPs, maintenance records, work orders and reports
  • Support facility/equipment related commissioning and qualification protocols
  • Support in-house calibration and organize external calibration services
  • Strictly implement company policies, SOPs and GMP regulations
  • Perform other duties as required



  • 4th class power engineer accreditation is an asset; or willingness to work towards one
  • Previous experience in a controlled environment
  • Previous experience in a pharmaceutical or cGMP manufacturing is an asset
  • Hands on experience in commissioning, qualifying and maintaining facility and clean room supporting utility equipment
  • Possession of a valid level 1 First Aid Certificate is an asset
  • Experience completing compliance paperwork and daily log books
  • Work effectively and productively with others
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to follow policies and procedures accurately
  • Ability to respond to issues in a timely manner
  • Must be a team player



The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

Posted: March 19, 2019
Closes: May 18, 2019
Company Info
51-200 employees

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About New B Innovation Ltd.

New B Innovation (NBI) is a dedicated player in the global biotechnology market with a vision to advance life sciences and health care using the latest technologies and innovative approaches to del...