Associate Technician in Hebron, Kentucky at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 9/5/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC015886

About Us

Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.
Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.
If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or at
Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Florence, KY Manufacturing:  Perform a variety of assignments within a manufacturing environment which mainly include but not limited to: 
  • Assisting with the filling and packaging of reagents in a fast paced environment. 
  • Teamwork, attendance & an ability to adapt to change are critical for this position. 
  • Follow company, site & department procedures. 
  • Must be able to read & follow process documentation written in English. 
  • Required to accurately record information within documentation while maintaining strict adherence to FDA, GMP & ISO requirements. 
  • Perform daily housekeeping of the production areas & equipment as required. 
  • Maintain up to date training records & comply with all company policies & procedures. 
  • Motivated & able to learn simple to more complex processes with increasing experience & building of skills. 
  • Maintain strict adherence to compliance, safety standards & standard work instructions including wearing personal protective equipment.
  •  Required to identify & implement process improvement projects using Lean techniques. 
  • Communicate any Safety, Quality or production problem immediately to the appropriate level. – 
  • This individual has authority to stop the production line & notify the appropriate individual for any concerns involving Safety, Quality or Production issues. 
  • Support & maintain 5S activities in manufacturing areas. 
  • Ability to work overtime as required.
  • Hebron, KY Distribution: 
  • Receives & stores product, picks & packs product for shipment, & ships orders to meet customer expectations
  •  Inspect materials for orders verifying accurate quantity, lot number, expiration dates & product part number
  • Creates and/or ensures appropriate documentation is completed for orders. 
  • Reconciles inventory & may perform cycle counts & data entry functions as assigned
  • May involve operation of powered industrial equipment such as power jacks, forklifts, and/or reach trucks 
  • Follows work instructions to perform routine tasks. Identifies and solves routine problems in work area with management team
  •  Assist management team on organizational improvement projects such as lean & quality initiatives. Maintains a positive attendance record with zero no-call/no shows

Job Requirements


  • This position requires successful completion of your High School Diploma or GED. Should you be presented an offer for this position you will be asked to provide verification on this qualification. To help expedite your onboarding experience if selected, we ask that you have this documentation ready to provide. Beckman Coulter’s standard background process also includes successful completion of a drug test and a physical within 3 days from the offer acceptance. Should you have health concerns such as high blood pressure, you may be required to provide a doctor’s approval to participate in the physical.
  • Candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and preferably have prior distribution experience  
  • Candidates will need to complete a work history verification, criminal background check and drug screen
  • Requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs, multiple times during an 8-hour shift
  • Requires the ability to work overtime as scheduled
  • Requires the ability to work weekends or shifts as scheduled
  • Requires the willingness and ability to cross train and work in multiple areas of the facility as needed

At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.