Aseptic Filling Set-up And Maintenance Mechanic (Day/Afternoon Shift) Facilities

About Us

Therapure Biopharma Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on complex biological therapeutics and technologies. It is comprised of three divisions: Therapure Biomanufacturing which provides contract development and manufacturing (CDMO) services to global clients; Therapure Innovations, focused on research and development of proprietary therapeutics and platform technologies in the areas of anaemia, liver disease and organ preservation; and Therapure Biologics dedicated to the development of plasma protein therapeutics through an innovative proprietary manufacturing technology.

We are growing! In fact, from 2014 to 2017, we were recognized by Profit 500 as one of Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies.

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.

Here is what we are looking for:

  • University Degree or College Diploma in Mechanical or Electro-Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • Experience in the maintenance, set-up, and operation of filling and packaging equipment
  • Experience in Pharmaceutical, Food or related industry is ideal
  • Ability to read mechanical and electrical drawings
  • Experience in a cGMP environment is an asset
  • Adaptable, flexible, self-motivated and result driven
  • Must be able to work long periods under strict and controlled conditions in a sterile filling environment.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple priorities.
  • Requires a flexible work schedule, which may include shift work and weekends to support variable Fill Finish operating schedules, or respond to call-in emergency situations.

Here is what you will be responsible for (but not limited to):

  • Maintain, repair, perform preventative and corrective maintenance, troubleshoot, set-up & change over of automated liquid filling equipment lines which includes liquid filler, capper, automated vial washer, sterilizer (depyrogenation), lyophilizing, conveyors, inspection and labelling, ink jet coder, centrifuges.
  • Perform equipment engineering test trials with validation and engineering department to ensure proper set up and corrective actions are documented to achieve repeatable and reliable set-up procedures.
  • Inspect, test, evaluate, and maintain the operation of equipment and systems in order to provide a safe and reliable operation.
  • Monitor and respond to failures, alarms and abnormal conditions by taking appropriate corrective actions.
  • Design, implement and install approved changes on production equipment
  • 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.
  • Use established internal procedures as well as industry standards, manufacturer procedures, etc. for the proper inspection, diagnosis and troubleshooting of measuring and test equipment.
  • Maintain a clean, safe work area and perform all work in accordance with SOP’s, 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.
  • Document work performed accurately with strong attention to detail
  • Complete required documentation to certify the verification and proper functioning 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 adherence to requirements and the quality of work of third party repairs and or rebuilds.

Interested candidates can send their resume and cover letter. Please reference Aseptic Set-up and Maintenance Mechanic (Day/Afternoon Shift) in the subject line. While we appreciate all interest in this opportunity, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Therapure Biopharma Inc. will not be responsible for any agency referral fees arising from the use of resumes that currently exist in the recruitment database or have been forwarded to Therapure Biopharma directly or indirectly without an authorized agreement. Agency referrals will not be accepted unless approved by the Therapure Biopharma Inc. Human Resources team.

NOTE:All employment is conditional upon the completing and obtaining a satisfactory background check, including pre-employment medical (where applicable), educational, employment, references and criminal records (for which a pardon has not been granted) checks.

Therapure 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. Please notify Human Resources at for assistance.


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