Operator III, Manufacturing
Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
Location: West Hills
Posted on: June 12, 2021
When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll
do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for
cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe.
Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in
achieving your career goals.
Location/Division Specific Information
West Hills, CA
Transplant Diagnostics Division
How will you make an impact?
The Production team at Thermo Fisher Scientific's West Hills, CA
facility is responsible for formulating buffers, filling, and final
assembly packaging of HLA products used by customers in the
Transplant Diagnostics market. Our team is dynamic and fast paced,
relying on teamwork, multitasking, and communication within the
team and the larger organization. We are seeking an energetic
individual with strong communication, technical and operational
skills to join our team. The candidate will follow SOPs and work in
compliance with EH&S, cGMP, and any other required
manufacturing or company systems (e.g. SAP, Master Control, etc.).
This position will be responsible for supporting the team in
achieving daily production schedules and product quality goals.
What will you do?
Read, understand and implement written laboratory
- Ensure quality assay manufacturing by following standard
Dispensing of biological reagents
Reagent and buffer preparation
Printing labels and labeling bottles, vials, and boxes
Packaging, sealing, and scanning of assays
Perform production tasks on different product lines as
Handle and work with biological and chemical reagents.
Responsible for the safe and secure storage and monitoring of
inventories, products as well as in-house supplies.
Set up and operate equipment of moderate complexity.
Properly manage inventories physically and systematically in SAP
as well as perform cycle counts.
Communicate effectively with supervisor to ensure expectations,
progress, and results are clearly understood.
Ability to perform routine tasks accurately, efficiently, and
according to schedules as assigned.
Able to efficiently handle multiple tasks and projects
Review data, recognize, and report inconsistencies to
Maintain confidentiality of laboratory data and processes.
Assist in developing, writing and instituting necessary
Ability to train other lower-level staff in production
Anticipate needs and problems while creating solutions.
Ability to solve problems that may come up in the department,
troubleshoot, and think critically.
Frequent contact with Production Department, Warehouse,
Purchasing and other laboratory personnel with a variety of
technical and functional backgrounds.
Assist in keeping a safe environment. All laboratory personnel
are expected to notify their supervisor or manager of any unsafe
conditions and/or practices and to take appropriate corrective
- Other duties as assigned.
How will you get here?
- High school diploma or equivalent required (Bachelor's degree
from an accredited higher learning institution in the Biological
Sciences, Chemistry or related field such as Engineering
Two (2) years of related laboratory experience.
Current Phlebotomy Certification preferred.
Experience with PPI Business System preferred.
Experience with New Product Introductions and being part of
project teams preferred.
Knowledge of general laboratory procedures and practices.
Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Power
Strong organizational, record-keeping, and data analysis
Must be customer focused and able to work under pressure with
- Demonstrates a sense of urgency, contagious optimism and a 'can
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 75,000
extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and
contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make
the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com
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
This position has not been approved for relocation.
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