About Thermo Fisher Scientific NZ
Over 350 employees bring a wide variety of skills and expertise to deliver world-class science products and solutions. Our manufacturing and distribution sites in Auckland and Christchurch (and satellite sites scattered across the country) cover a vast product portfolio, including lab equipment and chemicals, life sciences, diagnostics, microbiology and analytical instruments.
food, dairy and beverage; industrial process; life sciences; pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical.
Manufacturing Technician (6 Month Fixed Term)
Reports to : Production Supervisor
Position Location : Penrose
How you'll make an impact :
Work as part of a motivated, dynamic and diverse team to manufacture products that are used in the process of drug manufacturing to improve the human condition and ultimately save lives.
What will you do?
Day-to-day production activities in conformance with specifications, standard operating procedures, and cGMP / ISO principles.
In-process sampling and monitoring to assure batches meet specification.
Record information in real-time, accurate, legible and correct to guarantee traceability of Batch Manufacturing Records (BMRs) and QC test sheets.
Trouble shoot processes, procedures and product issues with the assistance of others.
Review and edit manufacturing documentation including batch manufacturing records (BMRs) and standard operating procedures (SOPs).
Share your ideas for practical process improvement to advance quality, enhance customer allegiance and improve productivity.
Ensure a safe and healthy workplace by adhering to EHS policies and procedures.
How will you get here?
Academic qualifications Minimum NCEA Level Two, or Sixth Form Certificate, with some Science and Mathematics related subjects, or a tertiary qualification preferably in Science.
Experience working in a manufacturing or laboratory environment is preferred
What will put you ahead of the competition?
Experience with cGMP (current Good Manufacturing Practices).
Flexibility in hours of work, including overtime
Natural communicator, both written and oral
Attention to detail and Mechanical aptitude
Proactive, anticipate needs and ability to multi-task
Takes ownership and motivated to get the job done and able to motivate others
What’s in it for you?
Work in a collegial, customer focused and motivated team
Work within a strong culture of process improvement and lots of great tools
Access to global systems training and professional colleagues
Embedded quality system
Ongoing learning and development opportunities on the job and through our own on-line Thermo Fisher University