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Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.

CUSTODIAN (CANADA) 9 Month Term Position

Emergent BioSolutions is currently seeking a Custodian for our Facilities Department at our Winnipeg location for a 9 month term position. The select candidate will have completed grade 12 from an accredited educational institution and have 1 year of relevant experience. Must have good working knowledge of janitorial functions and the ability o operate powered cleaning equipment, have strong interpersonal and communication skills, and have a cooperative approach to teamwork. In addition, this individual will possess a strong work ethic and a commitment to excellence and innovation.


Emergent BioSolutions is dedicated to one simple mission—to protect and enhance life.

As a global specialty pharmaceutical company, Emergent offers specialized products to healthcare providers and governments to address medical needs and emerging health threats.

We value the diversity that each employee brings, and while we look for people who share our Core Values, we thrive on difference as well. With hundreds of talented employees working around the globe, Emergent is a growing organization with a wide variety of scientific, technical and professional career opportunities worldwide.


The Custodian is responsible for maintaining all non-GMP areas of the interior/exterior facility in a clean, healthy, audit ready state.


  • Clean all administrative and common areas:  empty garbage, clean floors, dust, clean windows, etc. as required.
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled preventative maintenance tasks in SAP related to cleaning.
  • Maintain detailed cleaning logs for all areas of responsibility.
  • Perform snow removal as required.        
  • May oversee contractors employed to perform the general maintenance and repairs to the facility and grounds. 
  • Maintain all material, supplies and equipment used to maintain the facility.
  • Participate in and maintain all required job specific and safety training.
  • Maintain a current and detailed knowledge of cGMP.
  • Seek ways to increase operational efficiency.
  • Participate in special projects as required.
  • Other duties as assigned by the custodial supervisor.
  • Assists with continuous improvement projects within the department

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed by those in this job.  It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, and other duties may be assigned.


  • Completion of Grade 12 from an accredited educational institution preferred combined with minimum 1 year of related experience.
  • Experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment is an asset.
  • Good working knowledge of janitorial functions and the ability to operate powered cleaning equipment.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Cooperative approach to teamwork with emphasis on successfully completing site goals and providing strong customer service to internal stakeholders.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills with a great attention to detail.


  • Citizenship/Permanent Resident or Valid Work Permit.
  • Successful Completion of a Criminal Record Check.
  • Medical assessment required upon start.

Interested? Please visit under the career section to apply today!

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