Posted: Thursday, January 4, 2018 5:25 AM
For nearly 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well:being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we'll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
:Perform a wide variety of complex skilled tasks to assist in the daily repair, preventative maintenance and construction of physical plant and expansion projects, including carpentry, masonry, electrical, heating/air:conditioning, plumbing, painting, mechanical and floor/wall coating installation.
:May perform specialized electrical, plumbing or HVAC/boiler inspection and maintenance tasks.
:Operate construction and maintenance equipment and power tools; maintain hand tools and assigned equipment; perform preventative maintenance on equipment.
:Examine machinery and equipment to diagnose trouble using basic mechanical tools and equipment. Disassemble machines and equipment and adjust, replace or repair broken or defective parts and pieces.
:Inspect completed mechanical repairs for quality, safety, and proper operation.
:Perform equipment calibration and preventative maintenance procedures as directed.
:Assist in the construction of capital improvements projects.
:Assist in moving office contents within site, including furniture, files, etc. as needed.
:Maintain accurate records of maintenance repairs and services.
:Gather information on maintenance equipment, parts, and products as needed.
:Utilize proper safety precautions related to all work performed.
:Respond to emergencies as needed. Provide 24:hour on:call maintenance coverage, as scheduled in rotation.
:May operate yard equipment such as fork lift and pick up truck including attaching and removing equipment such as snow plow blade.
:Assist in the training of departmental staff. May assign and oversee the work of lower level department members.
:Take proper safety precautions and utilize appropriate safety gear/equipment in the performance of all duties.
:Perform all other related duties as assigned.
About Corporate Functions
The Corporate Functions provide operational support across Charles River in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, IT, Legal, Sales, Quality Assurance, Marketing, and Corporate Development. They partner with their colleagues across the company to develop and drive strategies and to set global standards. The functions are essential to providing a bridge between strategic vision and operational readiness, to ensure ongoing functional innovation and capability improvement.
About Charles River
Charles River is an early:stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non:GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients' clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.
With over 11,000 employees within 70 facilities in 18 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client's unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the wor
• Location: Boston, wilmington
• Post ID: 54499027 boston