Manufacturing Technician

92121, San Diego
Apr 16, 2018
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

The Manufacturing Technician will join the Bionano Genomics Manufacturing team and play a crucial role in Chip assembly. In this role, the incumbent will be the lead assembler of Saphyr Chips working in a GMP manufacturing facility. In addition, this position will assist in other aspects of Operations including kitting, QC, and shipping/receiving as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Production of Saphyr and Irys Chips following manufacturing batch records and standard operating procedures
  • Kit and package cartridges and reagents
  • Control and maintain inventory of raw materials and subassemblies
  • Perform general maintenance and cleaning of all equipment and lab space
  • Ensure production environment and equipment are maintained according to SOPs
  • Perform QC of incoming raw materials and finished assemblies
  • Assist in shipping/receiving as needed

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least 2 years in a GMP production environment
  • Experience with GMP compliant documentation systems. Able to read, understand, and adhere to Standard Operating Procedures, cGMP’s (current Good Manufacturing Practices), and other government regulations
  • Able to be accurate, attentive to details, and to work with limited supervision and independently or within a team environment
  • Ability to perform tasks that are repetitive and physically demanding in cleanroom environment
  • Computer skills and good working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel)
  • Experience with silicon wafers and chips a plus
  • Works well in small and dynamic settings
  • Worked on products that have been used in ‘Research Use Only’ settings
  • Ability to properly handle hazardous materials occasionally under supervision
  • Occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds