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Danaher Corporation Facilities Supervisor, Bioprocessing Manufacturing - 2nd Shift (M-F 4:00pm - 12:30am) in Westborough, Massachusetts

Cytiva is a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare Life Sciences, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020. Our customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

Whether you’re a biochemist, a finance guru or manufacturing professional, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you’ll feel right at home here. If you’re flexible, curious and relentless, you’ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this is your place to further your career.

Cytiva is a global life sciences leader, with over 6,500 associates across 41 countries, who are dedicated to our mission to help us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

As part of the Danaher family of companies, our work at Cytiva is supported by a global science and technology innovator. In addition to Danaher’s unrivaled leadership training and professional development programs, this relationship also provides expanded career opportunities across industries and brands. Together, we are united by a shared purpose: Helping Realize Life’s Potential.

Job Description

We are looking for a Facilities Supervisor, Bioprocessing Manufacturing to work with our experienced facilities team across the world. Do you have a passion for facilities management? Then we would love to hear from you.

What you’ll do

The Facilities Supervisor will lead a team of skilled technicians responsible for the preventive and corrective maintenance of equipment and systems critical to the manufacturing and building operations of a multi-shift manufacturing site. The Facilities Supervisor is an experienced maintenance professional and leader possessing the knowledge, skills, and ability to troubleshoot and repair sophisticated manufacturing and utility equipment issues with minimal guidance or supervision. This position will be expected to mentor and train technicians and as such should be a shown leader with outstanding communication and people skills. This role is expected to champion safety and quality on the shop floor and as such is expected to lead by example. This is a working role.

  • Responsible for all facilities operations and maintenance services for the assigned facility.

  • Assists with the development of departmental budgets and staffing forecasts.

  • Develops SOPs, PM Tasks, and other job specific documentation.

  • Ensures that all equipment is operated and maintained in accordance with the Facilities Department’s Asset Management Strategy.

  • Supervises and assigns all work activities scheduled for the maintenance team by the Maintenance Planner/Scheduler. Participates in planning and scheduling meetings.

  • Responsible for developing the training curriculum for maintenance technicians. Ensures all assigned training is completed on time.

  • Responsible for employee training and development as well as performance reviews.

  • Assists with the planning, scheduling and execution of site capital projects.

  • Facilities SME for all investigations, deviations and CAPA's assigned to Facilities.

  • Manages service contractors utilized for maintenance services, calibrations as well as facility, utility and equipment improvement projects.

  • Maintains the emergency on-call rotation for the facility.

  • Tracks, trends, and reviews defined Facilities KPI’s. Participates in multi-site performance review meetings with other Facilities Supervisors, Reliability Leaders and Facility Management.

  • Mentor and train technicians and new hires on maintenance procedures, equipment operation and repairs.

  • Support the Maintenance Planner/Scheduler in the identification and procurement of parts required for maintenance.

  • Champion Safety as a leader within the facilities department.

  • Champion Quality as a leader within the facilities department.

Who you are

  • High School Diploma or GED with a minimum of 7 years’ experience working as a maintenance technician or skilled trade within a manufacturing or industrial environment. Experience in a regulated environment such as medical device or pharmaceutical manufacturing is preferred.

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience leading a maintenance team within a regulated manufacturing environment.

  • Possess at least one professional license or certification. Preferably in one of the following areas; Electrician, HVAC-R, Wastewater Operator, Plumber/Pipefitter, Automation/Controls, Machining, Welding.

  • Knowledge and understanding of Reliability and Asset Management programs.

  • Experience working with a CMMS, preferably Infor EAM.

  • Experience operating, monitoring, or maintaining a Building Management System for a controlled environment.

  • Expert level knowledge in two of the following areas; electrical, automation/controls, calibrations, plumbing/pipefitting, wastewater operations, HVAC-R, boilers/steam systems, RODI/WFI systems, autoclaves, Building Management Systems, Pumps, machining, welding.

  • Experience with OSHA standards specific to LOTO, Confined Space, working at height, Machine guarding and Hazardous Waste.

  • Ability to effectively empower and lead a team of skilled technicians.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong emotional intelligence and mentoring skills in addition to having the successful ability to interpret and communicate sophisticated technical data.

  • Strong technical ability and troubleshooting skills.

  • Ability to work in utility areas, warehouses, and manufacturing environments.

  • Ability to gown and work in cleanroom environments

  • Ability and willingness to be part of an on-call rotation and work off hours as needed to support manufacturing operations.

  • Ability to work collaboratively and efficiently with peers at various levels of the organization.

  • Experience working with clean utilities is preferable.

  • Experience working within a Quality Management System is preferable.

  • Possesses the mentality of a Safety and Quality Champion.

Want to know more? Experience life at Cytiva on our Careers website, Instagram channel and LinkedIn page!

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available at:


Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 202-419-7762 or e-mail to request accommodation.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here ( .