Thermo Fisher Scientific Consumable Packaging Technician in Sunnyvale, California

Job Description

Position Summary:

This position reports to the Logistics Manager in support of the Production Supervisors. Applies company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues. Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors. Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action. Under minimal supervision, assembles product packaging by performing the following duties:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Visual inspection of parts for flaws and defects as defined.

  • Assemble all column hardware assemblies, bed supports and ship kits.

  • Sealing, packaging, and labeling of completed products including: columns (i.e. IC; OnGuard), suppressors, eluent generating cartridges, and reagents with associated literature.

  • Generate all required labels for both product and package.

  • Operate computer system to check product data and specifications.

  • Fill out Rejection and Store Transaction forms as needed.

  • Perform regular cycle counts and assists in inventory control of packaging stock levels.

  • Assist teammates in achieving goals, often requiring multi-tasking.

  • Additional duties as assigned.

  • Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; perform intricate tasks with hands; talk or hear and smell. The employee is frequently required to sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.

  • Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) with 1 to 2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Ability to follow both verbal and written instructions.

Interaction with Other Employees (level of contact, purpose and frequency)

  • Regularly communicate with the Logistics Manager and Production Leads to take the daily assignments and to report any relevant production related information during the work day.

  • Works frequently with Inventory Management and Purchasing to maintain stock levels of packagingmaterials.

  • Builds productive internal/external working relationships.

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