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Job ID :
66438BR
Location :
US - California - Pleasanton
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Job Description

Position Objective

  • Work in a team based environment to manufacture high quality custom oligonucleotides in a high throughput, fast paced setting.

Essential Functions

  • Understand scientific principles in order to problem solve, troubleshoot test results, evaluate alternative choices and help exercise judgment in selecting the best solution. Help provide decision options and corresponding logic/data behind the decisions. Proactively identifies production problems.
  • Provides feedback and contributes ideas and suggestions to improve lab techniques, protocols, processes, special handling of the product and equipment
  • Balance multiple tasks. Demonstrate knowledge in the use of basic lab techniques and basic computer knowledge. Demonstrate the ability to meet standards as defined by the manufacturing process
  • Thoroughly and accurately complete documentation (completes BR, get necessary verifications, document problems, bring deviations to the attention of the Leads/Supervisors).
  • Continuously strive to improve output goals. Demonstrate good time management resulting in efficiency. Support cost improvement initiatives by reducing failures, improving capacity and using supplies wisely. Reduce work in process, queues and cycle times.
  • Inform management about problems/questions; be prepared to discuss problems/questions clearly. Work in a safe manner. Work with team members to overcome obstacles. Collaborate, support and consult with other team members as necessary. Give and receive constructive feedback.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with others in a team environment.
  • May be required to perform other related duties as required and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a B.S. Degree in Biosciences or Chemistry required or related fields and have 2 or more years of industry experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with others in a team environment.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and willingness to cross-train in multiple areas within the manufacturing work cells.
  • Strong computer skills including familiarity with relevant software (Excel and Word) are required.

Working Conditions:

  • Works in a team based laboratory environment. Is required to lift up to 20 lbs. May be required to stand for long periods of time while performing duties. Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials. Must be able to work outside of regular work hours.
  • The above position will require you to work a flexible shift pattern.




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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