Production Scientist (Representative I Production Operations - BV) Permanent in Clare, Ireland at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

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Job ID: BEC016162

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.
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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.


Title:    Production Scientist (Rep I Production Operations) - BV - Permanent

Level:     P1
Department:   Formulation Department

Location:   Clare

Reporting to:   BV Formulation Supervisor / Manager


• Manufacture of Blood Virus & Immunoassay Diagnostic Reagents
• Work with technical operations, validation and other relevant departments to lead  the implementation of new process introductions and process improvements, including validation activities
• In process testing of Products BV & IA Diagnostic Reagents
• Training with SME in Marseille with a view of becoming the SME for the site (potentially 1-3 month periods depending on project)
• Delegate for department Supervisor when required
• Represent the department at CFTM’s where required
• Ensure all procedures reflect current practices
• Daily update of the +QDIP board and present at daily management
• Implement a DBS visual aid to help in the tracking of projects for the department
• Ensure the department is ready for audits with no moderate or major findings as an outcome
• Ability to communicate well both within and outside the department with peers and colleagues
• Upkeep of neat and accurate written records as per relevant Formulation procedures.
• Compliance with set Housekeeping / Safety / Environmental standards and regulations within the department.
• Self-starter with ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team, requires moderate supervision

Job Requirements


Education/ Experience:

• Bachelor’s Degree with experience in a Formulation / Manufacturing environment desirable
• Experience in a Laboratory environment with good working knowledge of laboratory techniques.
• Familiarity with laboratory equipment such as Conjugation, analytical equipment, pH meter, pipettes, fume hoods, spectrophotometers, etc
• Intensive knowledge of GMP and safety practices
• Use of Oracle or an equivalent ERP system an advantage

Diversity & Inclusion
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, 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.


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