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Thermo Fisher Scientific Sr Maintenance HVAC Technician in Carlsbad, California

Job Description

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

How will you make an impact?

The Facilities HVAC Technician will provide technical expertise and mechanical support for all HVAC equipment of the Carlsbad, California facility. This role will support the facilities team to operate, improve and maintain our HVAC and support systems.

What will you do?

  • Continuously improve and execute on the HVAC and refrigeration preventive maintenance program to achieve department reliability goals while containing maintenance costs.

  • Operate all HVAC, refrigeration and facilities support systems according to standard operating procedures. Where SOPs do not exist, partner with available resources to develop procedures.

  • Manage outside resources as required to maintain all site support systems, including project management of timelines, budgets and deliverables.

  • Lead troubleshooting of all HVAC and refrigeration systems including air handlers, water systems, steam systems, pumps, controls, valves, etc. Including root cause analysis and corrective actions for any significant or repeat issues.

  • Optimize operation of HVAC and refrigeration equipment to reduce energy consumption, increase reliability and standardize processes

  • Act as subject matter expert in support of EHS teams in hazard awareness and incident investigations.

  • Utilize Siemens building automation system (BAS) and other operational control systems to maintain space conditions, minimize energy consumption and achieve utilities savings targets.

  • Ensure safety and code compliance for all associated equipment and materials.

  • Maintain accurate and up to date systems documentation.

  • Assist to create requirements for installation contractors to ensure maintenance of system integrity and standardization.

  • Provide training to other facilities members on systems operations and troubleshooting

  • Assist in other facilities related tasks as required.

How will you get here?


  • Active certificate holder: Universal Refrigeration Certificate

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in HVAC and refrigeration operation, installation, troubleshooting and repair in a medical, pharmaceutical or semiconductor facility

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.