Cleanroom Technician


Baltimore (Bayview), MD, US, 21224


Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.


Provide support for 24/7 cGMP manufacturing operations with regards to troubleshooting, repairs, and preventative maintenance for cleanroom and lab equipment.


Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


•    Monitor cleanroom equipment and system performance.
•    Maintain various clean room equipment (autoclaves, bioreactors, chromatography skids, columns, mixers, tangential flow filtration systems, etc.).
•    Assist with troubleshooting of mechanical and electrical systems associated with processing systems.
•    Perform planned and unplanned maintenance.
•    Develop an overall reliability program for process and process support equipment used in the production of biologic drug substance.
•    Work with and manage equipment vendors.
•    Maintain records of building operations, repairs, parts and equipment.
•    Assist with the creation of Preventative Maintenance documents and Standard Operating Procedures.
•    Assist with writing Deviations, CAPAs, Change Controls and SOP Revisions.
•    Perform failure investigations (root cause) and help provide corrective/preventive actions.
•    Support 24/7 plant and process operations in a cGMP environment.
•    Must be able to work flexible shifts including weekends.
•    Must be able to respond to an emergency on call.
•    Must comply with all applicable rules and regulations of Emergent and the Pharmaceutical / Biotech industry. This includes FDA regulations such as cGMP, GDP, EH&S regulations and company regulations such as the employee handbook.  


The above statements are intended to describe the nature of work performed by those in this job and are not an exhaustive list of all duties. Nothing in this job description restricts managements right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time which reflects management’s assignment of essential functions. 



•    HS Diploma or equivalent. 
•    Prior experience working in a biotechnology production or development cleanroom.
•    Prior experience with critical utility systems, purified water systems, clean steam, pharmaceutical gasses, classified HVAC systems.
•    Must have the ability to multi-task and coordinate workload by priority. 
•    Must be customer service and quality driven.
•    Prior cGMP experience.
•    Prior experience with SAP Maintenance functions preferred.
•    Prior experience in an environment such as advanced maintenance techniques such as preventive and predictive maintenance programs (PMMS, TPM, Predictive Maintenance).

Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Individuals with qualifying medical issues or sincerely held religious beliefs or practices that may prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.


There are physical/mental demands and work environment characteristics that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. This information is available upon request from the candidate.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform all essential functions.

Emergent BioSolutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and values the diversity of our workforce.  Emergent does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Information submitted will be used by Emergent BioSolutions for activities related to your prospective employment. Emergent BioSolutions respects your privacy and any use of the information submitted will be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy .

Emergent BioSolutions does not accept non-solicited resumes or candidate submittals from search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions’ approved agency list. Unsolicited resumes or candidate information submitted to Emergent BioSolutions by search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions’ approved agency list shall become the property of Emergent BioSolutions and if the candidate is subsequently hired by Emergent BioSolutions, Emergent BioSolutions shall not owe any fee to the submitting agency.


Protecting and Enhancing 1 billion lives by 2030 focuses our energy to improve the quality of life for individuals around the world, giving them the opportunity to experience the fullness of life.

Our drive towards this vision informs all of our actions—whether it is our approach to product development, manufacturing, encouraging employee health and wellness or giving back to the community—we strive every day to achieve this shared goal.


  • Stand shoulder to shoulder no matter what
    • We combine our best thinking and communicate openly to support each other.
  • Break through thinking
    • We take smart risks, pursue innovation and challenge ourselves to constantly improve.
  • Own it always
    • Every person at Emergent is engaged and accountable for delivering on our commitments.
  • Compete where it counts
    • We set the right goals and respect each other as we conquer them together.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore