Thermo Fisher Scientific Production Technician II in Carlsbad, California
As a Manufacturing Technician, you will be responsible for the manufacturing of products in accordance with standard operating procedures. Reporting to the Production Supervisor, you will assist Thermo Fisher Scientific on the Gels Manufacturing Team.
Key Objectives of the role:
Carry out Standard Operating Procedures involved in high throughput manufacturing, visual inspection, material handling, and inventory control
Operate and troubleshoot semi-automated equipment in the production of protein analysis tools
Independent set-up and clean-up of automated equipment
Must be proficient at operating and troubleshooting multiple types of automated equipment
Complete all batch records and manufacturing documents according to quality systems standards as required
Technical review of manufacturing batch records for verification of completeness and accuracy
Maintain accurate inventory of products and inventory records using an online materials resource planning tool
Complete production schedule to plan maintaining sufficient output levels measured on an hourly basis
Must be able to enter hourly feedback and meet output targets
Verbal or written communication of problems to manufacturing leadership and assistance in identifying variables and offering resolutions
Escalate equipment issues to the leads and/or maintenance team through verbal and written communication
Keep manufacturing leadership informed of the status of assigned production processes
May train other team members on techniques and processes
May perform other related duties as required and /or assigned
Interact daily with equivalent levels of personnel in the manufacturing area
Attend trainings or read content to understand and follow applicable manufacturing processes and Standard Operating Procedures
The job encounters routine work situations of limited scope and complexity where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required
If applicable to role, must be able to pass an inspection assessment to verify capability of identifying defective product
Accuracy is required in performing all functions of this position; errors in work could cause delays in production schedules
Operator is scheduled with a piece of equipment running dual shifts, punctuality is held in the highest regard
Must be able to lift 40 lbs. or 20 lbs. repetitively throughout the day
Must be able to stand for an extended period of time
Must be able to wear a respirator as needed
Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials.
Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed.
High School Degree or Equivalent
2+ years of experience in a manufacturing or research laboratory
Machine Operator Experience
Experience with Good Documentation Practices
Experience in ISO or cGMP regulated manufacturing environment.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and MS Word
Working knowledge of MRP system.
This position has not been approved for Relocation Assistance.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.