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Requisition Number 17-0043
Post Date 8/3/2017
Title Facilities Specialist
City Danbury
State CT

MannKind Corporation is currently seeking a Facilities Specialist in Danbury CT. In this position the incumbent will be responsible for the installation, maintenance and repairs on facilities equipment. Locate and diagnose failures, replace defective components, and perform basic troubleshooting using standard electronic equipment, detailed drawings, diagrams, sketches, specifications, prints, manuals and verbal and/or written instructions. Maintain appropriate maintenance and repair logs. Use a variety of hand, power, and test tools and equipment. May redesign optical, vacuum, electrical, electronic, or mechanical systems for incorporation on exiting manufacturing equipment. May estimate labor and equipment costs and prepare requisitions as required.

Works on problems of moderate scope in which analysis of situation or data requires a review of identifiable factors. Exercises good judgment in resolving problems and making routine recommendation. Normally receives minimal/no instructions on routine work, general to detailed instructions on new assignments. Able to communicate both verbal and written to convey work performed or issues.

  • Perform preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and emergency repairs on building equipment.
  • Perform work in one or more maintenance trades including carpentry, electrical, HVAC, plumbing and painting.
  • Inspection of building equipment operations (boilers, chillers, purified waters systems, environmental chambers) on a daily basis.
  • Installation of new units or replacement parts for existing units according to specifications and established safety guidelines.  
  • Able to multi-task and schedule time accordingly. 
  • Data entry of work performed into work order system.
  • Responsible for observing all Company, Health, Safety, and Environmental guidelines.

Duties and responsibilities are not limited to the work listed above and may include other assignments as necessary.

  • High School Diploma or GED with 4-7years of related experience with certification in assigned area preferred or an equivalent of combination of experience and work training.
  • Vocational or technical training.
  • Understanding of Boilers, Chillers, Compressors, HVAC, Refrigeration, Water Purification Systems.
  • License (or working toward one).
  • Knowledge of cGMP procedures.

MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) is an entrepreneurial and fast-moving biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of therapeutic products for patients with diseases such as diabetes. Our mission is to use our proprietary technologies and breakthrough discoveries to treat diseases and to create a better world. Our MannKind Values of Integrity, Leadership, Communications, and Teamwork provide the foundation of our culture. We have two physical locations in the United States. Our largest facility and primary location for research and development, manufacturing and some corporate functions is Danbury, Connecticut. Our corporate headquarters and primary location for our commercial home office staff is Westlake Village, California.

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