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Technician Science in Sacramento, California at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 2/14/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC013775

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 www.beckmancoulter.com.
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.


Description

This Technician will perform a variety of assignments within a manufacturing environment. These assignments mainly include but are not limited to operating a pH meter, making precise measurements, following precise instructions, keeping the lab area clean and assisting with organizing lab supplies. The Technician will be required to follow Company, Site and Department procedures. This individual will be required to accurately record information within documentation while maintaining strict adherence to FDA, GMP and ISO requirements.
The incumbent will perform daily housekeeping of the production areas and equipment as required. The
Technician will be required to maintain up to date training records, support training of new employees and comply with all company policies and procedures. Teamwork, attendance and an ability to adapt to change are critical for this position. 

Boundary Condition/Authority Levels 
  • Normally receives instructions on routine work, detailed instructions for new assignments, provided by the Lead, Supervisor or Manger. 
  • Maintain strict adherence to compliance, safety standards and standard work instructions.
  • Required to identify and implement process improvement projects using Lean techniques. 
  • Responsible to ensure you have the appropriate skill, knowledge and training to perform the tasks you are assigned. - Communicate any Safety, Quality or production problem immediately to the appropriate level.
  • This individual has no responsibility or authority to conduct any disciplinary action. The individual is required to communicate any issues encountered to appropriate level. 
  • This individual has authority to stop the production line and notify the appropriate individual for any concerns involving Safety, Quality or Production issues. 
  • Support and maintain 5S activities in manufacturing areas. 
  • Monitor and maintain minimum Training Requirements in Master Control.

Job Requirements



Qualifications

  • High school degree (or equivalentdegree) with 2+ years laboratory exp.
Preferred:
  • Prior pipetting experience
  • Prior pH knowledge
  • Science based college course work
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 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% 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.