Manufacturing Technician III

Posté 09 oct. 2020

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

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A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 57,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. 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. EMD Performance Materials 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 Millipore Sigma, the Manufacturing Technician 3 is a processor that operates consistently with approved manufacturing procedures and documents. The technician is responsible for safely executing manufacturing processes and ensuring the accuracy of documentation within the local quality system. The technician works closely with the department scientist and supervision to ensure daily department operating goals are developed and achieved. 


  • Stage and move materials and equipment   
  • Verify quality and integrity of material and equipment used 
  • Identify unsafe conditions and corrects them. Complete Safety Observation/Near Miss report with suggestions to improve/prevent condition 
  • Participate in incident investigations, group meetings, and safety meetings 
  • Achieve defined personal development goals 
  • Perform in-process analytical testing, including workups and simple interpretations 
  • Identify malfunctions in equipment operation, and with appropriate approval takes corrective action 
  • Work near moving mechanical parts
  • Read, understand, and follow written protocols 
  • Perform additional tasks as defined by management
  • Travel between local sites 



Physical Attributes:

  • Wear appropriate protective gear, (hard hats, glasses/goggles, chemical resistant suits, gloves, safety shoes, respirator) and other personal protection equipment "PPE"
  • Sit, stand, walk, reach above the shoulder, stoop, kneel, twist, or crouch for long periods of time
  • Lift and/or move up to 80 pounds
  • Operate pallet and drum moving equipment, hand tools, laboratory equipment, weighing and measuring devices



Who you are:   


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of college level Chemistry, Biology, or related life science discipline 
  • Experience working in a chemistry-related environment, including use of tablet press, roller compactor, milling and grinding equipment, encapsulation equipment, analytical equipment, and blending equipment. 
  • Knowledge of ISO and quality systems 
  • Knowledge of Process Improvement methodology (i.e.., PDSA, Lean Manufacturing, and/or Six Sigma) 
  • Effective oral and written communication skills 
  • Mechanical aptitude   
  • Basic mathematical skills  
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and ability to work independently 
  • Proficient in safe processing techniques and pertinent OSHA, EPA, FDA regulations 
  • Working knowledge of general chemistry, mathematics, and standard computer applications including Office Suite, Google office applications, and SAP 
  • Basic understanding of chemical hazards.  



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