Facilities Manager

Vanrx Pharmasystems makes the most technologically advanced sterile filling solutions for the pharmaceutical industry. Vanrx fill-finish machines use isolated robotics and machine vision to automate the packaging of injectable drugs into nested vials, syringes or cartridges. The company was founded by pharmaceutical industry veterans to create the systems needed to make the next generation of innovative therapies.

We currently seek a Facilities Manager to develop and implement a maintenance program and manage facility related demands and services. This is a newly created role and will be the project manager for Vanrx’s facility move to a new site in Spring of 2021.

This position requires strong communication and project management skills and has the technical background to carry out manufacturing equipment and building repairs as required.


  • Perform and oversee repairs and preventative maintenance of facilities, building systems, manufacturing equipment, and facility programs.
  • Ensure all work is done safely, efficiently, and in compliance with quality and safety standards.
  • Plan and execute facility renovations.
  • Purchase, install and commission new equipment.
  • Budget for and order parts, materials and consumables for preventative maintenance and repairs.
  • Monitor the use of inventories of spare parts, maintenance supplies, and equipment.
  • Plan and manage contract services for facility demands when required.
  • Inspects manufacturing equipment and machines for conformance with operational standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Post secondary education and/or a red seal certification in a trade.
  • 5+ years experience in facility maintenance/management.
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment would be an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Excellent leadership and planning skills to to achieve consensus and desired outcomes.
  • Experience in attaining necessary city permits and/or licenses due to facility improvements.

How to apply

Please submit a tailored and personal cover letter along with your CV to careers@vanrx.com