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Technician, Engineering & Maintenance

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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, write equipment documents and procedures and assist equipment qualification activities. Equipment and systems will be located in a clean-room facility (controlled environment) that will be 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 other stakeholders 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 nights shifts. Flexibility is required for shift schedules based on business requirements.


  • Execute planned preventive maintenance on facility, utilities, production and quality control equipment
  • Schedule the external maintenance activities for facility and utilities
  • Perform equipment maintenance or repair work, trouble-shooting and engineering analysis
  • Assess and maintain inventory of spare parts and supplies
  • Write facility/equipment related documentation such as SOPs, maintenance record, work orders and reports
  • Support  facility/equipment related commission and qualifications protocols
  • Support in-house calibration and organize external calibration services
  • Ensure strict implementation of company policy, SOP and GMP regulations
  • Other relevant duties/projects as assigned


  • 4th class power engineer accreditation or willingness to study towards one is an asset
  • Previous experience in a controlled environment as a 4th Class Power Engineer is considered an asset
  • Previous experience working in a pharmaceutical or cGMP manufacturing is considered asset
  • Hands on experience in commissioning, qualifying and maintaining facility and clean room supporting utility equipment is considered asset
  • Level 1 First Aid Certificate is an asset
  • Experience completing compliance paperwork and daily log books is considered an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, strong work ethic, and the ability to effectively communicate and interact with all individuals.
  • Must be a team player
  • Ability to complete work in a timely manner with accuracy and attention to detail


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: January 15, 2019
Closes: March 16, 2019
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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...