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When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Fisher Clinical Services, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, is a leading provider of global clinical supply chain. With unwavering commitment to service, science and process engineering, Fisher Clinical Services is powered by people with an exceptional commitment to quality, deeply instilled ethics of personal responsibility and unrivaled expertise. We are exclusively focused on serving the packaging and distribution requirements of clinical trials across the world. Whether planning, packaging, labeling, storing, or distributing the important supplies needed to perform clinical research, for more than 27 years Fisher Clinical Services has been committed to delivering the highest possible value while ensuring adherence to the highest level of quality, performance, reliability and sustainability standards. http://www.fisherclinicalservices.com/

This position is responsible for, however is not limited to assisting in all phases of manufacturing including: room and equipment set up, room and inventory maintenance. Staging and weighing of job components, initiating manufacturing paperwork, reconciliation of batches, purging and cleaning rooms and equipment. Ability to troubleshoot equipment. Other responsibilities will include accuracy in documentation, knowledge of GPM and the ability to enter information into various computer programs, comprehending Standard Operating Procedures and supervisor instructions to ensure compliance with customer specifications cGMP’s and Fisher Clinical Service’s Safety policies. This position, will require the employee to learn the required tasks along with acceptable attendance to advance to the position of Manufacturing Line Leader.


  • Applies Good Manufacturing Principles in all areas of responsibility
  • Demonstrates and promotes the company vision of the 4 I’s: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and involvement
  • Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner
  • Comprehend batch paperwork and supervisor instructions to understand the manufacturing procedures
  • Assist in all phases of manufacturing
  • Ensure room cleanliness and that rooms are stocked with required supplies
  • Load tables and provide tablet/capsule verification for over encapsulation activities
  • Assemble and operate manufacturing equipment in accordance with SOPs and cGMPs
  • Balance set up and weight verification
  • Perform in-process checks and sampling
  • Meet company attendance requirements
  • May assist in other areas within Fisher Clinical Services as needed
  • Other duties as assigned based on business need

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED, ability to read, write, and complete basic mathematical calculations
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability/Skills: This position requires hand-eye coordination, manual and finger dexterity, attention to detail, and the ability to perform repetitive tasks and learn new ones with assistance from supervisors and fellow workers. This position also requires some basic mechanical abilities and the ability to make entries into various PC programs
  • Must be able to speak, read, and write (legibly) in English language without assistance
  • Must have excellent verbal and written skills
  • Must have basic computer skills to include, but not limited to: data entry, log in/out, screen and program navigation, and website navigation
  • Must have working mathematical skills for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions and percentages
  • Must be able to stand continuously (95%-100%)
  • Must be able to walk frequently (50%-79%)
  • Must be able to sit occasionally (1%-49%)
  • Must be able to life and/or carry up to 50 lbs frequently (50%-79%)
  • Must be able to bend frequently (50%-79%)
  • Must be able to squat occasionally (1%-49%)
  • Must be able to reach over shoulder essentially (80%-94%)
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) certification required, including filtering face masks, PAPR, N-95 masks, half face masks, and safety glasses
  • Vision requirement for this position: close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less), distance vision (at 20 feet or more), color vision, peripheral vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up or down or to the left or right while eyes are fixed on a given point), depth perception (three-dimensional vision), and the ability to adjust focus
  • Must be able to problem solve and troubleshoot
  • Must be able to work in heat/cold environments frequently (50%-79%)
  • Will be exposed to moving equipment occasionally (1%-49%)
  • Must be able to work in damp environment occasionally (1%-49%)
  • Will be exposed to heights occasionally (1%-49%)
  • Allergies to certain drugs may disqualify individuals from performing these duties
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $20 billion and approximately 65,000 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 Bio systems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services. Apply today at http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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