Manufacturing Tech 3

Posted 29 Apr 2022

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

Req Id 246487



A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.


This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.

Your Role:

At MilliporeSigma, the Warehouse Operator will manufacture products according to established protocols and perform operations in support of the group, department, and company. 


  • Operate processing equipment. 

  • Set up equipment ensuring operations are consistent with current operating procedures.  

  • Identify malfunctions in equipment operation and with appropriate approval take corrective actions, such as reconfiguring equipment, adjustment of set points, or adjusting operating parameters. 

  • Report equipment failures and work with repair personnel to correct problems. 

  • Perform production operations 

  • Set up and prepare products according to current manufacturing procedures  

  • Perform routine analytical tests to ensure processes are in control. 

  • Transport chemicals and equipment to and from processes including the use of pumps/piping, fork trucks, pallet jacks, or dollies. 

  • Ensure quality and quantity of product throughout the production process. 

  • Clean-up equipment and working areas after production operations 

  • Coordinate appropriate disposal of waste and complete compliance documentation. 

  • Communicate and document the status of processes, products, and equipment. 

  • Communicate the status of production operations/equipment and bring deviations to the attention of the supervisor. 

  • Provide a complete and accurate batch record at the conclusion of production operations  consistent with quality guidelines including Non-Conformance Reports (NCR) if applicable  

  • Enter hours worked and raw materials used in SAP 

  • Ensure all applicable logbooks have been filled out completely as required by current procedures 

  • Support OpEx initiatives. 

  • Perform operations in compliance with rules and in a safe, orderly manner. 

  • Follow production procedures and safety policies at all times.   

  • Use, clean, and store all personal protective gear appropriately 

  • Label all in-process equipment and containers properly. 

  • Take the necessary action to resolve any unsafe conditions. 

  • Participate in required safety and quality training and other related activities. 

  • Maintain good housekeeping in laboratory and working areas. 

  • Improve manufacturing processes through the application of experience and scientific principles 

  • Participate in process improvements under the guidance of a supervisor, Senior Production Scientist, Production Scientist, or an Associate Senior Production Scientist. 


Who You Are:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1+ Year of experience in Chemistry


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree or higher
  • Knowledge in chemistry, mathematics, and science 
  • Familiar with laboratory instruments and production equipment 
  • Process techniques and unit operations 
  • Safe chemical handling methods 
  • Communication skills, oral and written 
  • Computer skills 
  • Mechanical skills 
  • Troubleshooting skills 
  • Interpersonal skills  
  • Organizational skills 
  • Laboratory and analytical skills 
  • Knowledge of ISO Quality standards 




What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


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If you are a resident of a NYC, Connecticut or Colorado, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance.


The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.


As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

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