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Maintenance Technician -Paternity Leave Replacement

ProMetic Sciences de la Vie inc.

This is a Full-time position in Laval, QC posted September 12, 2017.

Prometic created a new subsidiary, Prometic Bioproduction Inc. (“PBP”).  PBP will undertake the development and manufacture of high-value plasma-derived therapeutic biosimilars for Prometic’s current and future clients in a state of the art facility.


The Engineering service of Prometic Bioproduction Inc. is looking for a Maintenance Technician, to work at its plant in Laval, Quebec. Under supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Technician will be responsible for preventive maintenance and corrective actions related to its jurisdiction as well as the planning of the maintenance activities in a Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) environment.


The mandate of the Maintenance Technician will namely include the following responsibilities:


  • Operate mechanical systems and building utilities (HVAC, purified water, water for injection (WFI), compressed air system);
  • Diagnose, repair and perform preventive maintenance of production equipment and mechanical systems; 
  • Perform daily inspections of mechanical systems. 
  • Coordinate and oversee the work of subcontractors;
  • Complete the entry of information in the CMMS. 
  • Provide technical support to production;
  • Participate in engineering projects and validation of equipment and systems;
  • Other related duties/responsibilities as required or assigned by the supervisor.

The selected candidate will hold College degree (DEC) or a professional degree (DEP) in electro-mechanic, building mechanic system, industrial mechanic or instrumentation & control combined with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a regulated environment as pharmaceutical, biotechnology, foods or chemical industry. Experience in GMP environment and experience in maintenance planning and/or subcontractor’s supervision are an asset.


The following criteria are also required:


  • Available for evening shift  – 4 pm to midnight;
  • Available to be trained 1 to 4 months during day shift (8h00 to 16h00);
  • Available to respond to emergencies outside regular hours (on call approximately 1 week per month);
  • Flexibility with working hours which can fluctuate depending on the nature of the production operations;
  • Autonomy, initiative and good learning ability;
  • Bilingual in French and English, both oral and in writing;


Prometic offers a competitive compensation, a flexible work schedule and a casual working environment.


To apply, please send a cover letter and copy of your resume to hr@Prometic .com with the following reference: MTE-PBP.  Prometic is an equal opportunity employer. Only chosen candidates will be contacted for an interview.  For more information about Prometic, visit our website www.Prometic .com.

Skills Required

  • Education level: Professional
  • Work experience (years): 3-5 years


Salary: N/D