Maintenance Technician - Boiler Operations 3rd Shift

Nashville, Tennessee
Operations – Facilities & Engineering /
Full-Time /
Headquartered in Nashville, TN – one of the fastest-growing and most exciting cities in the United States – August Bioservices is a privately-owned, high-growth, and high-impact Contract Development Manufacturing Organization (CDMO).  As a US-based outsourcing partner that provides a wide array of expert drug discovery, drug formulation, and drug manufacturing services to pharma and biotech companies of all sizes, we play a vital role in the global pharmaceutical industry. Our work is instrumental in helping to develop molecules today that can become the life-changing therapies of tomorrow. To support our growth plans, August is investing significant capital in a two-phase expansion project – including building a new state-of-the-art facility adjacent to our current facility. For those seeking dynamic opportunities, rewarding career paths and a chance to make a difference in global health, come grow with August!

The Maintenance Mechanic I is responsible for the operation of the utilities plant at August Bioservices Nashville, TN manufacturing site. The site consists of office space, laboratory facilities, central utilities, warehouses, drug product filling, manufacturing, and all support infrastructure and equipment. This position will include operation of the high-pressure boiler (80 hp), clean utility systems (WFI, RO, Clean Steam) and operation of the Honeywell EMS/BMS building management systems. This function will operate and support maintenance of these critical utility system and notify effected departments if any issues occur. This role will support contractor management when service contracts are required on the utility services.


    • Ensure optimal and continuous operation of mechanical systems by performing routine inspections and maintenance, monitoring metering equipment and adjusting levels as necessary
    • Maintain systems by scheduling regular inspections, cleanings, filter replacement and all other tasks necessary to keep all components performing optimally; identify and repair or replace malfunctioning components
    • Ensure safety by monitoring safety equipment, identifying potential issues and taking appropriate steps to suspend operations and repair the problem
    • Perform necessary repairs and replacements, obtain replacement parts and upgrade components as needed while staying within the budget
    • Create and enter properly documented records of inspections, maintenance routines and repairs which includes 20 minute inspections of boiler system to be logged throughout shift
    • Execute preventative maintenance on critical utility systems


    • HS Diploma Required,
    • Working experience with complex systems and/or industrial sector preferred
    • Oral and written communication skills
    • Detail-oriented and highly safety-conscious
    • Preferred:
    • Knowledge of the operation and logging of high pressure boiler systems
    • Proficiency in computerized maintenance management system
    • Preferred knowledge of pharmaceutical utility systems including reverse osmosis (purified water), Water for Injection and Clean Steam generation
Ability to work a rotating schedule 2nd, 3rd shift weekends and on-call highly preferred

At August Bioservices, Our Credo is our culture. Everything we do, we do with great care. We believe in the promise of discovery and the power of science to transform lives. We assert that excellence is not a static destination, but a standard, and an every-day measuring stick of our advancement. We aspire to unlock the potential in every person, every process and every molecule – from start to finish. We are committed to doing the right thing the first time and every time, meeting or exceeding all regulatory requirements. We strive to be exceptional, preferred and indispensable partners for our customers; responsible and engaged citizens within our communities; and active, mindful stewards of our environment.
We are August Bioservices. We are pointing the way forward. If this sounds like your kind of working environment, we want you on our team!

August Bioservices  is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. August Bioservices does not discriminate on the basis of any status protected under federal, state, or local law.