Process Technician - Formulation in Clare, Ireland at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 6/22/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC010912

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. 



Title:                           Process Technician


Level:                          O4 – Production Operations


Department:                           Formulation Department


Location:                                Clare


Reporting to:                          Formulation Manager



  • Manufacture of reagents across the Formulation Department

  • Cleaning of tanks and use and maintenance of the CIP system and autoclave equipment.

  • Familiarity with basic laboratory equipment such as analytical balance, pH meter, pipettes, fume hoods, spectrophotometers, etc

  • Calibration and maintenance of Production equipment.

  • Upkeep of neat and accurate written records as per relevant Formulation procedures.

  • Compliance with set Housekeeping / Safety / Environmental standards and regulations within the department.

  • Compliance with regulatory and company Quality and Safety Practices and requirements.

  • Audit preparation within the department.

  • Any other duties as deemed appropriate by Manager.

Job Requirements


Education/ Experience:


  • Leaving Certificate / Higher certification and experience in a Laboratory environment with good working knowledge of laboratory techniques.

  • Previous industrial formulating/compounding experience is preferable.

  • Knowledge of in process test equipment.

  • Familiarity of an ERP system is an advantage.

  • Self-starter with ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team, requires moderate supervision

  • Ability to communicate well both within and outside the department with peers and colleagues

  • Intensive knowledge of GMP and safety practices.

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 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 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.


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