Manufacturing Technician 1

Posted 21 Jun 2022

Lenexa, Kansas - United States

Req Id 251354



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 Manufacturing Technician is responsible for producing dry powder media products in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), following all applicable safety and quality guidance. 

  • Use a computer and specialized program to capture production information.
  • Scoop and dump chemicals into containers up to 1,000 kg.
  • Complete required batch documentation (recording date/time activities are performed, verifying reports for accuracy).
  • Check rooms and equipment for cleanliness prior to use.
  • Setup and operate blenders, the pin mill equipment, and clean-in-place system, in accordance with SOPs.
  • Control and monitor processes with an operator interface terminal (OIT).
  • Stage materials and supplies.
  • Set up and operate automated packaging equipment within specified tolerances.
  • Fill powder into final containers up to 100 kg in weight.
  • Close and label containers.
  • Apply tamper-evident seals.
  • Move pallets of product to finished goods storage.
  • Perform all activities in a safe working manner and in compliance with all safety policies and regulations. 
  • Report any unsafe working conditions or safety concerns.
  • Read and understand all written procedures as outlined in SOPs and batch records.
  • Follow all Quality guidelines throughout production process.
  • Report equipment failure or damage, and work with Maintenance to correct problems.
  • Maintain good housekeeping in working areas.
  • Work as a productive member of a team.
  • Make recommendations for continuous process improvements.
  • Perform other job duties as assigned.
  • Rotational Day Shift: 7:00am - 7:30pm
    • Week 1:   Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    • Week 2: Wednesday, Thursday
  • Rotational Night Shift: 7:00pm - 7:30am
    • Week 1:   Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    • Week 2: Wednesday, Thursday

                                                                                                   ***SIGN ON BONUS!!! DAY SHIFT $3000/ NIGHT SHIFT $5000***


Physical Attributes

  • Lift, push, and or pull up to 50lbs
  • Stand for extended periods of time
  • Wear PPE (personal protective equipment) including but not limited to coverall, lab coats, masks, respirator, goggles / safety glasses, gloves, steel toe shoes, etc.…


Who you are:


Basic Qualifications:


  • High School Diploma or GED

RSRMS  Millipore Sigma


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 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.

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