Manufacturing Operator 2

Posted 07 Dec 2023

Bellefonte, Pennsylvania - United States

Req Id 269967


Work Your Magic with us! Start your next chapter and join MilliporeSigma 


Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.  


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


Your role:


The Manufacturing Operator 2 at MilliporeSigma in Bellefonte PA will: 


  • Prepare, pack and process products used in assigned work area
  • Follow written instructions via MPS/SOP/ISO guidelines
  • Production of products in a variety of manufacturing areas
  • Monitor processes, identify opportunities for process improvement
  • Designs and conducts simple experiments to increase yield, improve product quality, and/or develop new products
  • Assist R&D in manufacturing of new products
  • Package and label all products according to instructions
  • Test products in assigned work area
  • Prepares samples for QC when requested
  • Completes in-process inspections
  • Maintains QC experimental records
  • Operate and maintain all necessary lab equipment
  • Responsible for the operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of all equipment for manufacturing of products
  • Maintain inventory of raw materials and requests supplies at established levels
  • Perform general maintenance and cleaning of work area and lab equip


Physical Requirements:


  • Vision within normal limits
  • Move materials up to 50 lbs.
  • May involve repetitive hand and arm movements and standing or sitting for extended periods of time
  • Handle chemicals safely using proper PPE
  • Manually dexterous


Who you are:


Minimum Qualifications:


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1+ year’s experience working with automated manufacturing equipment



Preferred Qualifications:


  • Effective communication and organizational skills
  • 1 + years of work experience in an industrial setting
  • High attention to detail
  • Proficiency with computers
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to write legibly
  • Basic math skills
  • Prior experience operating and/or maintaining labelling, packaging, and lab equipment such as: balances, labelers, vacuum pumps, ovens, evaporators, and glove boxes


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 and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!


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