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Maintenance & Calibration Technician IV

National Resilience

National Resilience

Mississauga, ON, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2024

A career at Resilience is more than just a job – it’s an opportunity to change the future.

Resilience is a technology-focused biomanufacturing company that’s changing the way medicine is made. We’re building a sustainable network of high-tech, end-to-end manufacturing solutions to better withstand disruptive events, serve scientific discovery, and reach those in need.

For more information, please visit www.resilience.com

Position Summary

Under minimal supervision, this position will perform varied and complex fabrication, installation, operation, maintenance, calibration, and monitoring, of plant, laboratory, and production equipment, and controls relating to the operation of systems and equipment utilized in a cGMP facility.

Major Responsibilities
• Inspect, test/calibrate, evaluate, and maintain the operation of critical equipment and systems in order to provide a safe and reliable facility infrastructure.
• Calibrates, inspection, measurement, and test equipment for accuracy in accordance to established calibration procedures in one of the following disciplines: Chemical, Electrical, Physical/Dimensional, Light, Mass/Weight, Sound, Electrical, Pressure/Flow, Temperature, Force, Mass, Time/Frequency equipment, systems, and controls.
• Perform various preventive, corrective maintenance tasks, and calibrations on a wide variety of GMP and non-GMP production and facilities equipment such as, clean in place, purified water, water for injection, clean steam, waste neutralization, LN and mechanical refrigeration, boilers, compressed air, HVAC, pump, process tank systems, and measuring (indicating and recording) and test equipment, autoclave, lyophilizing, dehydrogenation oven, parts washing, isolator, walk-in cooler, filling and capping, and chromatography equipment
• Use established internal procedures as well as industry standards, manufacturer procedures, etc. for the proper calibration and troubleshooting of measuring and test equipment.
• Maintain a clean, safe work area and perform all work in accordance with SOPs, and GMP and Environmental, Health and Safety guidelines and local codes.
• Responsible for daily operational checks which may include maintaining, repairing, lubricating, inspecting, cleaning and testing of equipment.
• Legibly, accurately, and in detail, document work performed on work order reports.
• Complete required documentation to certify the verification and calibration of measurement and test equipment.
• Determine impact of required work, communicates, performs, coordinates, and/or supervises major repairs with other facilities staff/contractor and users to minimize service interruptions.
• Inspects third party repairs and / or rebuilds for adherence to requirements and the quality of work.
• Monitor and respond to system failures, alarms, and abnormal site conditions by taking appropriate corrective actions
• Ability to troubleshoot using a variety of diagnostic tools and standard equipment to isolate malfunctions and effect appropriate corrective actions without detailed instruction.
• Utilize test and safety equipment as required to perform assigned tasks efficiently and safely.
• Ability to multi-task and manage multiple and shifting priorities.
• Requires a flexible work schedule, which may include shift work and weekends to support operating schedules, facility requirements, and / or respond to call-in emergency situations.
• Performs any other job-related duties as assigned.
• Works in safe manner collaborating as a team member to achieve all outcomes.
• Demonstrate Behaviours that exhibit our organizational Values: Collaboration, Courage, Perseverance and Passion.

Minimum Qualifications
• Instrumentation and Control Technician (447A). Preference will be given to individuals who also hold the following certifications: Industrial Electrician (442A)
• High School plus some formal technical education and trade Certificate of Qualification or Technologist diploma at community college level
• Directrelated experience in process equipment and building services.
• Good organization and communication skills
• Ability to read architectural, mechanical, and electrical drawings, and P&IDs
• Good computer skills
• Positive and flexible frame of mind to react to demanding- situations.
• Proactive by nature and self-motivated.

Preferred Qualifications
• Experience with bio-pharmaceutical equipment would be a definite asset.
• Experience in a cGMP environment is an asset.

• 3-5 years related experience in process equipment and building services.

Additional Requirements:

• Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination; inclusive of eye examination, performed every 2 years or as per RESILIENCE’s SOPs. Included as part of the medical is a respirator fit test (half mask), and pulmonary function test
• This position requires occasional use of a half face respirator.
• This position requires vaccination for Hepatitis A and B
• Gown qualified for Sterile operations in Class A/B clean rooms.
• Job requires shift work including weekends, and occasional extended shifts.
• Job may require on-call support.


Resilience Biotechnologies Inc. (RESILIENCE), is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process. Applicants are asked to make their needs/requirements known to Human Resources.

Resilience offers employees a robust total rewards program including equity, an annual cash bonus program, a RRSP/DPSP with a generous company match, a very competitive healthcare, dentalcare, vision care, life, LTD, and AD&D benefits package, fertility healthcare and family-forming benefits, flexible time off, paid holidays, pregnancy and parental leave top-up plan, tuition reimbursement, and employee referral program. Our target base pay hiring range for this position is $26.00 - $40.50 per hour. Actual base pay is dependent upon a number of factors, including but not limited to, the candidate’s geographical location, relevant experience, qualifications, skills and knowledge. Excited about Resilience and the biomanufacturing revolution? We encourage you to apply and start a conversation with one of our recruiters.