Careers at ThermoFisher Scientific

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US - Pennsylvania - Millersburg
Job Description

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion and 50,000 employees in 50 countries. 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 and increase laboratory productivity. Our four premier brands - Life Technologies, Thermo Scientific, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support. For more information, please visit www.thermofisher.com .

Key Responsibilities:
Required on the job training will be supplemented with external coursework as needed. Primary duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Follow all safety and cGMP requirements
  • Follow work instruction document, standard operating procedures and standard works
  • Participate in PPI (Practical Process Improvement), Lean and Continuous Improvement, and 5S activities
  • Maintain, modify and enhance injection molding processes to minimize scrap, reduce down time and optimize cycle time, including programming and setting up parameters of injection molding machines
  • Respond to problems by performing corrective technical solutions or ability to troubleshoot plastic injection molding problems
  • Participate or lead in troubleshooting and problem solving projects on any production related problems
  • Recommend modifications to existing methods or procedures
  • Troubleshoot all assigned equipment problems and monitor operation of equipment.
  • Complete all required paperwork, work orders, inventory requests, and requisitions.
  • Understanding of mechanical drawings and print reading
  • Keep shop and lab area clean and organized.
  • Keep current in maintenance and calibration technology.
  • Material handling and mixing of resins
  • Forklift experience a plus
Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
  • Self motivated: ability to work with little or no supervision
  • Knowledge of safety practices
  • Knowledge of how to use power and hand tools associated with a typical industrial environment.
  • Knowledge in technical trades: electrical, electronic, pneumatic, plumbing, and mechanical.
  • Understanding of MS Office
  • Ability to work flexible hours if needed
Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:
  • 1-3 years of related experience
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively solve complex technical problems
  • Ability to remain calm and effectively resolve potentially harmful/stressful situations
  • Post HS training
Physical and Environmental Requirements:
  • Ability to lift 50+ lbs and push/pull up to 150+ lbs on regular basis
  • Frequent stooping, crouching, reaching, standing, pushing, climbing, pulling, grasping, and crawling
  • Work conditions can include: Maintenance shop, lab environment, clean room, electrical work, high-pressure equipment, chemicals, dirty/toxic work areas, and noise.

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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