Production Technician

Thermo Fisher
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Research assistant / technician

No. of Direct Reports: None

Position Summary: To assemble & test electrical and mechanical instruments to specification in line with production schedules. Assist production supervisor with supporting processes and take the lead in fault finding and issue resolution.

  • Assemble & test main build machines – 60%
  • Assist with supporting processes (Project work, lean activities, EHS, training) – 30%
  • Fault finding/ root cause issue resolution – 10%

Essential Job Functions and Accountabilities:

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Complete production and quality documentation
  • Problem solve/ fault find instruments and processes
  • Assist supervisor team with additional production processes –
  • Project work
  • Maintain and improve a β€œsafety first” culture
  • Work with Production engineers on product transfer projects and new product introductions into the site in a timely manner to maximise revenue
  • Assist the Supervisors drive cost saving, lean and PPI initiatives relating to manufacturing
  • Work with supporting functions on long term projects
  • Audit cells and provide feedback to supervisors
  • Responsible for final check and release of production instruments


  • Good level of numeracy
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Excellent Fault finding/ problem solving


  • Working to regulatory standards and SOPs essential
  • Quality back ground and/ or knowledge of Medical Device regulations

Hours of work

8.00 am – 1.00pm Fri 7.00 am – 12.00pm Fri


About Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $24 billion and approximately 70,000 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 Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.

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