Senior Manufacturing Technician - Thermo Fisher - Benjamin Franklin Institute Of Technology

Senior Manufacturing Technician - Thermo Fisher

Ref No:19321532-2148-2661
Published Date:20 May 2019

Company Profile:

Thermo Fisher Scientific is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $24 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services. When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world. At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Description of Duties:

You will be responsible for testing and certifying assemblies and instruments to meet quality standards. What will you do? • Test and troubleshoot subassemblies and/or standard instruments within the Value Stream • Perform mechanical and electrical assembly including wiring using drawings, schematics and procedures • Document non-conformances • Participate/lead daily team stand-up meetings; communicating daily challenges and/or ideas • Participate in improvement events (such as Kaizen, 5S, Practical Process Improvement) • Work with cell leads and value stream support to resolve process issues when required • Manage inventory and equipment • Perform transactions in ERP system to move materials, close work orders, and generate delivery tickets • Cross train into other functional roles as required

Required Qualifications:

AS degree in Mechanical or Electrical or related field, military training, or other equivalent experience required Experience • 3+ years of related experience, preferably in a lean manufacturing environment; instrumentation test is preferred • Experience assembling and troubleshooting electromechanical assemblies and printed circuit boards (PCBs) • Conduct equipment set up and qualification on simple machinery and in-process visual inspection • Experience with mechanical assemblies, building to drawings • Prior use of Infor XA ERP system is preferred as well as experience with Microsoft Word & Excel Knowledge, Skills, Abilities • Ability to work safely with chemicals and gasses, maintain good housekeeping standards and follow established 5S procedures • Adhere to ISO9000 requirements including ESD, work area cleanliness, maintenance and calibration of equipment and work instruction adherence • Ability to understand the basic operations in Microsoft Word and Excel • High visual acuity and manual dexterity • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs. • Must be able to sit and or stand at workbench for extended periods of time; bend, stoop, reach, turn as required This position has not been approved for relocation.

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