Careers at ThermoFisher Scientific

Apply Now >>    
Job ID :
Location :
US - Michigan - Kalamazoo
Job Description

Company Information

About Us

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion and approximately 50,000 employees in 50 countries. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support.

All of our employees share a common set of values - Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement. Our ability to grow year after year is driven by our ability to attract, develop and retain world-class people who will thrive in our environment and share in our desire to improve mankind by enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

If you share in our values and if you're looking for an employer who is strongly committed to developing talent and rewarding achievement, come grow with us at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Position Summary:

The Building & Grounds position is responsible for maintaining the interior and exterior of the facility and grounds to ensure the integrity of the facility and to achieve the objectives of the company and department while complying with all safety and regulatory requirements.

  • Maintain the interior and exterior of the facility to optimal conditions to ensure facilities' integrity
  • Manage contract cleaning service to achieve a clean facility
  • Order and stock facility supplies as required
  • Maintain landscaped areas, as well as, picking-up trash on the facility grounds
  • Maintain interior and exterior walls, ceiling, floors, windows and fixed objects. This will include, but is not limited to, neatly painting offices and hallways and operating the floor scrubber in the warehouse and manufacturing rooms
  • Maintain exterior roof and related equipment
  • Provide support to the Engineering and Maintenance departments to meet departmental and company objectives
  • Perform monthly safety inspections and perform preventive maintenance as required.
  • Actively participate in Practical Process Improvement/5S/and other continuous improvement/lean projects
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures (safety, regulatory, etc.)
  • Specific job related training required

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or G.E.D.
  • Minimum 5 years related experience
  • Self-starter, attention to detail, team player
  • Basic PC proficiency and familiarity with MS Word and Excel
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, interpersonal, written)
  • Excellent multi-tasking skills with ability to prioritize a variety of concurrent tasks with minimal direction
  • The ability to lift, push and/or pull, up to 50 lbs
  • Capable of operating a powered industrial truck

Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:

  • High School diploma or G.E.D.
  • Minimum 5 years related experience
  • The ability to lift, push and/or pull, up to 50 lbs

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.
Apply Now >>    
Join our Talent Community

If you're ready to make a difference in the world, you can do it here.

Refer a friend

Already work here? Help us write our next chapter

Refer Now


5 Reasons to Work at Thermo Fisher Scientific
Search Jobs by Map