Location: Durham, United States
Position Type: Unfixed Term
Job Function: Engineering
A family-owned company, bioMérieux has grown to become a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics. For almost 60 years and across the world, we have imagined and developed innovative diagnostics solutions to improve public health. Today, our teams are spread across 44 countries and serve 160 countries with the support of a large distribution network. This includes our SLC site, formerly known as BioFire Diagnostics.
Benefits at bioMerieux:
The Engineering Technician is responsible for the support and troubleshooting of bioMérieux manufacturing, formulation, filling, and packaging equipment systems within the site quality management system processes.
Support large and manage small scale Engineering projects at the Durham site. Ensure required Engineering support for the BACT/ALERT manufacturing and packaging lines is available to meet or exceed production targets and product quality. Provide support and oversight to minimize scrap and rework while maximizing overall equipment effectiveness (OEE), cost of finished goods and yield.
Evaluates manufacturing equipment to aid in solving product and process problems. Assist in the implementation and commissioning of new manufacturing equipment, utilize the change management process for modifications as required, and concentrate on continuously improving BACT/ALERT processes.
Studies and Experience:
Skills and Qualifications:
Computer Skills required; must be experienced and proficient in the use of:
Excellent documentation and communication skills (written & verbal) within the team and external to department.
Position requires strong attention to detail and GMP experience.
Ability to work successfully autonomously on independent projects as well as an active contributor on a team.
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