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Date: Feb 2, 2024

Location: Lakewood, CO, US

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Requisition ID:  31748  


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, our 7,000+ global associates proud to come to work each day, knowing that what we do impacts the lives of patients around the world.


We make medical devices and related products that are used to collect, separate, manufacture and process various components of blood and cells. With our innovative technologies and service offerings, we touch a patient’s life every second of every day and are committed to continuing to increase the number of patients we serve.


With some of the best and brightest minds in the industry, an unmatched global footprint, comprehensive benefits and a distinct culture, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is a great place to work, grow and be part of a team that is focused on making a difference. Consider joining our team and unlock your potential.

JOB TITLE:  Plumbing/Pipefitter

Shift: M-F 7:00 am - 4:00 pm



Works under general supervision operating and maintaining building systems including hydronic and plumbing systems. This role executes preventive and corrective maintenance of building systems.



  • Performs preventive maintenance procedures on equipment within areas of responsibility with a high degree of quality and reliability.
  • Systems include HVAC, hydronics, boilers, fire suppression, chillers, plumbing, water treatment, etc.
  • Complete preventive maintenance and corrective maintenance on building systems.
  • Responsible for proper documentation of work orders related to equipment.
  • Applies aptitude for mechanical repairs and consults with other technicians and engineers on any technical problem beyond ability. 
  • Implements corrective actions to eliminate recurrent problems under the direction of the building systems engineer.
  • Performs documentation and recordkeeping to meet regulatory requirements (e.g. FDA).
  • Responds and executes work with a sense of urgency and utilizes support systems to minimize downtime.
  • Comply with all safety and regulatory requirements.
  • Performs all tasks in accordance with company and department policies, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Ability to work holidays and weekends.
  • Provides technical guidance, mentorship and training for lower level trades or facilities personnel in the maintenance of equipment, troubleshooting procedures, the use of the documentation system and scheduling. 
  • Ability to make technical troubleshooting decisions with limited supervisory input. 
  • Assists engineers, supervisors, project managers, and other trades associates by providing technical support to problem solving, new installations, and improvements or repairs to new or existing building systems.
  • Inspects own work and the work of lower level trades associates and contractors for compliance to drawings, schematics, sketches, verbal instructions and regulatory requirements.



  • May handle, collect, label and transfer hazardous waste following established procedures and guidelines.
  • Requires ability to work any shift including nonstandard work hours, at any site, and or overtime to meet objectives and schedules.
  • Must successfully complete training on biohazards.
  • Retrieve parts and supplies from distributors off campus.
  • Clean and organize (5S) maintenance areas.
  • Understand lock out / tag out (LOTO) procedures including general concepts (stored energy, cause and effect, etc) related to electrical and mechanical energy.
  • Escorts contractors/vendors for on campus activities.







High school diploma or GED.



Minimum 7 years experience.



  • Ability to solder, braze, weld, thread, etc. piping of various typical system materials
  • Ability to diagnose, troubleshoot, and maintain boiler systems.
  • Requires a high degree of demonstrated leadership skills and good associate relation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of the International Plumbing Code
  • Ability to comprehend, produce, and interpret drawings, schematics, sketches, or verbal instructions to accomplish objectives.
  • Ability to effectively utilize available team members to support the work
  • Requires expanded knowledge in facility piping equipment and systems.
  • Knowledge and use of relevant PC software applications and skills to use them effectively.


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Requires valid state of Colorado journeyman plumbing license
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license




An equivalent competency level acquired through a variation of these qualifications may be considered.




General Labor Environment requirements include: use of personal protective equipment, reading, speaking, hearing, walking, bending, standing, stretching/reaching, hand/finger dexterity, and occasional lifting to 50 pounds, or transporting up to 500 pounds via carts or mechanized equipment.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.







Target Pay Range:  $28.00 to $35.00 -  Hourly pay rate to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data
Target Bonus on Base:  7.0%


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, we provide competitive total reward offerings that consist of compensation, benefits, recognition, along with a wealth of other well-being, work-life and recognition programs which support in unlocking the potential for you and your family. Included in our expansive list of benefits offerings are multiple group medical, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, life insurance and disability coverages, also a variety of voluntary programs such as group accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, pet insurance and much more. To help you save for retirement, we offer a 401(k) plan with a matching contribution and for work-life balance we have vacation and sick time programs for associates. For us, it’s about protecting the personal welfare of our associates and their families, helping to achieve personal goals and offering those extra touches for convenience, security and overall peace of mind.


  • Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is part of Terumo Group, founded in 1921 and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
  • In 2019, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies reached $1 billion in revenue.
  • We employ nearly 7,000 associates globally, with global headquarters in Lakewood, CO, U.S., and regional headquarters in Brussels, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Tokyo.
  • We manufacture devices, disposable sets and solutions at our facilities in Belgium, India, Japan, Northern Ireland, the U.S. and Vietnam. Our global presence enables us to serve customers in more than 130 countries.
  • Our core values help set our direction, guide our actions and keep us true to our corporate mission of contributing to society through healthcare.
    • Respect – Appreciative of others
    • Integrity – Guided by our mission
    • Care – Empathetic to patients
    • Quality – Committed to excellence
    • Creativity – Striving for innovation
  • We contribute to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS), raising $1.3 million USD since 2007.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service.


Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is committed to providing a safe, healthy and secure working environment. Our Colorado campus locations are tobacco-free workplaces, and we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and detailed background verification.

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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