Maintenance/ Reliability Engineer

Kiadis Pharma is a global biopharmaceutical company. The headquarters is based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. We focus on the treatment of blood cancers and inherited blood disorders aiming to make bone marrow transplantations safer and more efficient. We have a passionate team that is dedicated to make a huge difference for patients.

If you are up to the challenge and would like to be part of our team, we are currently looking for a Maintenance- or Reliability Engineer.

The maintenance Engineer will be responsible for the maintenance and maintenance scheduling for all company equipment and building facility and security systems. In this role you will coordinates and schedule (preventative) maintenance and repairs on equipment and building systems (e.g., cleanrooms, laboratory, and offices).  You will evaluate and recommend equipment improvements to improve maintainability, performance and reliability. This can be the existing onsite equipment, but you will also be involved as a subject matter expert or project lead in the design and installation of newly built or refurbishments/changes of the building and  equipment. We expect that you are be able to coordinate (and delegate) activities within the team or with external service providers. We will rely on your analytical thinking and communicative skillset to report and identify any actions that need to be taken.

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Preparation of technical reports to document equipment modifications and equipment maintenance procedures (i.e. ensuring that work orders are issued, completed and returned on time, corrective action tracking and maintaining the operation and maintenance reports)
  • Provide technical input and control planned maintenance activities
  • Lead or Assist with equipment/process fault identification and improvements.
  • Evaluate and recommend improvements
  • Assist with preparation and co-ordination of shutdown activities, implement corrective actions, evaluate new equipment/processes for safety issues related to maintenance functions.
  • Providing technical support in all matters related to maintenance


Your profile:

  • Excellent English communication skills, both oral and in writing
  • MBO, HBO or Bachelor Degree in an Engineering field, werktuigbouwkunde or electrical engineering
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience
  • Previous experience in a highly regulated environment (GMP)
  • Team player
  • Open mindset and flexible attitude in a rapidly changing and growing environment


We offer

A challenging position in an innovative, fast growing biotechnology company. 

You will be working in a fast-paced dynamic environment which provides the opportunity to make your own mark within the organization and build our ambitious team. You will be rewarded a competitive remuneration package, the opportunity for personal development and are able to contribute to make a huge difference for patients worldwide. 


Acquisition will not be appreciated. Any unsolicited CV’s received by recruitment agencies will be treated as direct Kiadis applicants – without any fee obligations.

About Kiadis Pharma

Kiadis Pharma is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative products to make bone marrow transplantations safer and more effective for patients. Kiadis Pharma believes that its innovative products have the potential to address the current risks and limitations connected with allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), thereby meeting a significant unmet medical need with its products.

More about Kiadis Pharma

Contact information

Kiadis Pharma
Paasheuvelweg 25A
1105 BP Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 240 52 50
+31 (0)20 240 52 51