Founded in 1997, Cygnus Technologies is a recognized expert providing comprehensive solutions for Host Cell Protein and bioprocess impurity assays. We offer a broad menu of well-qualified, robust generic kits and immunoassay reagents. Over the past 20 years, our products and services have enabled many biopharmaceutical companies to accelerate their biologics process development into scale-up for production. Cygnus Technologies was acquired by Maravai Life Sciences in November 2016. Maravai’s mission is to build a transformative life sciences product company by acquiring outstanding businesses and accelerating their growth.
Cygnus Technologies maintains a friendly and collaborative work environment that fosters creativity and personal growth. We offer full time employees a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program. Cygnus Technologies is an equal opportunity employer.
We have the following positions available.
Cygnus Technologies Inc. (part of Maravai Life Sciences) is focused on supplying highly specialized analytical products to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry for use in process development and quality control. As recognized experts in bioprocess contaminant testing for analysis such as host cell proteins, Cygnus offers a broad menu of well-validated, robust generic kits and immunoassay reagents. Cygnus also offers custom product-specific development of antibodies and assays for companies who want to outsource these highly specialized technologies to the experts.
Cygnus Technologies is seeking a Facilities Engineer responsible for facility maintenance, coordination of calibration and preventative maintenance of all production equipment as well as the Environmental Health and Safety of all Cygnus employees and visitors on any Cygnus site.
-Environmental systems, Water purification system, Back-up generators, Solar array, Security alarms, IT services and key card access systems, and temperature monitoring systems
-Repair and upkeep of facilities or in coordination with outside vendors for facility upkeep and improvements
-Contact person for utilities, building association, IT services, and alarm company
Qualification of New and Existing Equipment. This includes but not limited to:-Coordinating with purchasing department(s) and outside vendors, and assist in writing of qualification documentation, and Qualification of equipment in the manufacturing process.
Maintain Calibration /Preventative Maintenance and schedule repairs of all Cygnus Equipment either directly or with an outside vendor. This includes but not limited to:-Production Equipment, Copiers, Labelers, Pipettes, Analytical Balances and other capital equipment in compliance with ISO 9001 and/or Cygnus SOPs.
Run the Environmental Health and Safety program at Cygnus Technologies. This includes but not limited to:
-Ensure Facility is safe, up to code and all emergency systems are in proper working order by conducting periodic safety audits, heading the of company safety committee meetings, and maintaining accident reporting in compliance with local, state, and federal OSHA regulations
-Coordination of hazardous waste disposal for all areas.
-Communicate with HR in any OSHA recordable incidents.
Candidates must have:
Cygnus Technologies offers a competitive salary and benefits program.
Cygnus Technologies is an EEO Employer.