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Facilities Technician at Tandem Diabetes Care in San Diego, California

Posted in Transportation 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

What you’ll be doing:

Maintains and repairs the facility’s structure, equipment and grounds, including plumbing, electrical and HVAC. Performs work, such as light carpentry or painting, small repair of structures such as walls, roofs, or office fixtures. Can perform minor inspections of the premise to determine repair work necessary. Assists with planned maintenance on all machines. Maintains necessary education relating to existing machines.


  • Assists with sourcing and ordering equipment and supplies

  • Coordinates with departments when planning projects

  • Assists vendors while on company property


  • Participates in the 24-hour security call rotation

  • Assists with facility modification projects.

  • Performs “handyman” maintenance duties such as simple electrical projects, spot painting and/or cleaning, light construction and/or exterior cleanup.

  • Recycling of all company recyclables including, paper, toner and batteries.

  • Work cross functionally and provide direction/ownership in resolution of facility related problems.

  • Maintains regular communication through phone, email, text, and ticket system so daily requests are attended to.


  • Maintains all appliances including, dishwashers, microwaves, freezers and refrigerators

  • Adjusts temperature thermostats as needed

  • Installs ergonomic equipment for employees as requested

  • Assists with equipment maintenance and repair as needed

  • Assists with managing all equipment documentation and ensures compliance

Who we are:

Here at Tandem, Diabetes is all we do and we are dedicated to making the lives of people with diabetes better and better, through relentless innovation. “In Tandem” means together, and we strive to embody that in every aspect of our business. We believe that working in tandem, not in isolation, is the best way to continually exceed expectations.

We’ve have been named one of the fastest growing insulin pump companies in the U.S! Why? Designed, assembled and supported from our San Diego, CA headquarters, Tandem has created the simple-to-use t:slim X2 Insulin Pump, which is the smallest pump available, the only color touch-screen insulin pump capable of remote feature updates, and the first CGM-enabled pump approved to let users make treatment decisions without pricking their finger.

Read more about our company & culture here: and see what our customers are saying here: #tsliminthewild

What you need for this position:

  • AA degree or equivalent combination of education and applicable job experience

  • 2 plus years of related facility experience

  • Experience with biotechnology organizations preferred

  • Experience with Planned Maintenance protocol

  • Understanding of Plumbing, electrical, HVAC, and EMS requirements.

  • Strong knowledge in hand and power tools.

  • Microsoft basic computer skills, Outlook, Word, and Visio.

  • Experience working with ticket management system.

What’s in it for you?

Stay well with us. Enjoy the outdoors during your workday by biking, running, or walking on one of our nearby trails. Or check out our offsite gym, which boasts luxurious amenities including specialty fitness classes and state-of-the-art equipment.

Invest in your career. Tandem offers all employees access to training and development programs and courses to help keep your career and skillset updated, not outdated.

Celebrate in Tandem. Join in monthly employee get-togethers, tacos for Cinco de Mayo, corned beef for St. Patrick’s Day, costume-contest for Halloween, and the annual JDRF walk.