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Edwards Lifesciences Engineer II, Facilities in Cartago, Costa Rica

Ensure smooth operation of facilities and building systems in manufacturing plan including but not limited to process water system, HVAC system, clean room support, boiler system, incoming power, water supply, air compressed system, building maintenance, fire protection system, sanitary system and janitorial service.

Key Responsibilities:

• Establish preventive maintenance program to maintain and improve all facilities and building systems reliability

• Review, approve and assign day to day tasks to technicians maintaining facilities reliability and support internal customers’ requests

• Continual review of facilities and building systems for equipment capacity and reliability and recommend improvement or upgrading

• Maintain facilities system procedures compliance to quality and EHS system

• Lead facilities operation meeting to discuss preventative maintenance projects

• Attend cross functional operation and quality meetings to discuss project requirements and update facilities metrics

• Review maintenance contracts

• Maintain facilities and building systems to ensure discharge and emission complies to EHS and regulatory requirements

• Achieve plant EHS goals by monitoring (supervising) technicians/contractors to ensure that their work is performed safely

• Provide training and guidance to facilities technicians to achieve department goals for facilities and building systems reliability

• Other incidental duties assigned by Leadership

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree in in Engineering or related field , 3 years years experience of related experience Required

Experience working in a medical device manufacturing environment Preferred

Additional Skills:

• Good computer skills in usage of MS Office Suite

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills including consultative and relationship management skills

• Demonstrated conflict resolution skills

• Good leadership skills

• Proven success adhering to and leading project schedules and managing moderate sections of projects

• Moderate understanding and knowledge of facilities systems and preventive maintenance programs

• Moderate knowledge of facilities related government regulations, GMP, and EHS

• Good problem-solving, organizational, analytical and critical thinking skills

• Strict attention to detail

• Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels

• Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast paced environment

• Must be able to work in a team environment, including the ability to manage vendors and project stakeholders

• Adhere to all EHS rules and requirements and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of influence/control

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 13,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.

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