Thermo Fisher Scientific Associate Manufacturing Technician in Rockford, Illinois
Weight, measure, dispense and mix chemicals to the recipe defined in the batch record
Set up and operate an assortment of dispensing equipment. This equipment may include fully automated filling lines
Process jobs using pipettes, peristaltic pumps, automated labelers, etc.
Complete batch records and other paperwork related to the department
Manage knowledge of raw materials, staging, work-in-process, storage areas, production steps, and the general ability to process jobs independently
Accurately describe and process failure(s) for trouble shooting and recording purposes
Ability to conduct in process quality control inspection of finished goods
Completion of metrology work orders as assigned including; calibration and preventative maintenance of filling equipment, balances, etc.
Initiate improvements by using Lean, Six Sigma, 5S and other continuous improvement techniques
Ability to act and think independently
Perform all job duties in a safe manner and obey all safety policies and procedures
Perform all job duties consistent with the Code of Ethics and the 4-I values
Perform all job duties within regulatory, statutory and ISO9001 requirements
Perform other duties and cross training as assigned
High school diploma or GED required
Experience in a manufacturing environment using mixing and filling equipment, preferred
Experience with continuous improvement concepts, preferred—i.e. Lean, Six Sigma, 5S, etc.
Mechanical aptitude, preferred
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
Must be able to work within a team towards common goals
Must be able to work independently
Basic PC skills
Good verbal and written communication skills
Basic Knowledge of the metric system
Ability to multitask – organize/process several jobs at once
Drive towards continual personal and departmental improvement
Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment as required. This may include using a full-face respirator
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand/walk
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
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.