Advanced Technician Production Operations in Carlsbad, California at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC012005

About Us

At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences. 


Description

Advanced Technician (T4) – Special Chemistry Reagent Formulation 
Location:  Carlsbad, CA
Shift – 9am- 5:30pm  PST for training, more flexible later on

The Advanced Technician is part of an assembly team responsible for the manufacturing of specific chemistries used in the medical diagnostics field. This role is critical to the healthcare industry and is critical to allow doctors and lab technicians to quickly and accurately diagnose patients all over the world.  

We are looking for talented individuals with the ability to follow complex instructions, step by step procedures with a critical eye for detail and accuracy.  This is an error free industry where lives depend on the quality of our products.  If you want to be a part of a team dedicated to optimizing the quality of care to patients around the world, send us your resume.  

The successful candidate will have a natural affinity to detail and process accuracy.  They will be a team player but also able to work independently when required.  They will have the desire to perform quality, error free reagent processing, with ability to document step by step procedures with periodic quality checks.  They will be able to form strong relationships with their managers and peer group to help ensure a healthy and productive working environment.   

Daily activities for this role include:

  • Reagent formulation including mixing, adjusting pH, testing on various equipment including but not limited to spectrophotometers and various Beckman instruments. 
  • Associate will support production teams across the site in addition to their primary team.  This may include requests to work hours outside of the normal shift as necessary to support customer production demand.
  • Regular use of computer’s for routine tasks, data generation and analysis, time reporting, on line training, email, etc.).
  • Keeping work areas clean and safe. 
  • Housekeeping: sweeping, mopping, dusting, etc.
  • Calibration and regular maintenance of instrumentation.
  • Cleaning and assembly of glassware and components used in processing.
  • Environment is a reagent/medical device manufacturing facility with multiple manufacturing.

Job Requirements



Qualifications

Required: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in science or applicable field.
  • 3+ Years related experience in a GMP/GLP lab.


Preferred:

  • Fluent in English, spoken, written, reading.
  • Past working experience and knowledge of government regulated working environments.
  • Basic computer skills (MS Office, Outlook, timekeeping, etc.).
  • Minitab and dose response software experience.
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