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Production Technician II

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Production Technician II

  • 2021-25865
  • Irvine, California, United States


  • Production Tech 2 position to support/lead 1st shift Fill Cap Label Department and ensure timely delivery of filled product to internal and external customers.
  • Focused on delivering quality products by Inspecting vials/bottles using visual, automated, electronic and mechanical inspection procedures.
  • Active leader. Candidate is able to learn a new process and conduct detailed training to other members of the team.
  • Candidate is able to perform loading of vials and raw materials into process equipment.
  • Performs advanced manufacturing tasks and advanced maintenance of semi-automatic and/or automated assembly equipment and tools for both instruments and consumables.
  • Understands and performs palletization activities for completed finished materials using pallet strappers, pallet wrappers and pallet trucks and forklifts when applicable.
  • Inspired to learn and Implement department improvements within the scope of quality, process efficiencies, and scrap reduction.
  • Candidate will work inside of refrigerators and freezers with some frequency.
  • This position is for a first shift operator (Hours: 6:30am - 3pm) and requires employees to work overtime of up to 12 total hours a day, possibly up to 4 days in a week. Must be available to work weekends if needed.



  • Operates motorized and non-motorized equipment to move materials, supplies and equipment as instructed.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures relating to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP/Quality Systems).
  • Complies with 5S requirements.
  • Completes special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Advanced troubleshooting under maintenance supervision.
  • Completes, reviews, and maintains quality records.
  • Cross trained on 3-5 production lines.
  • Strictly follows PPE procedures.
  • Monitors and maintains inventory at their work areas.
  • Keeps supervisor appraised of any abnormal production issues.



  • High school diploma or equivalent required, some completed college or vocational school preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to work in a warehousing-type role in a laboratory environment.
  • Ability to read, to write, to comprehend, and follow written instructions in English.
  • Experience with pallet trucks and forklifts preferred, (On-site training available).
  • Basic math, problem solving and computer skills required.
  • Candidate must be proficient in the use of ERP systems. SAP experience is preferred.
  • Experience operating manual, semi-auto and automatic production machinery, preferred.
  • Advanced technical skills to troubleshoot equipment.
  • Ability to prioritize work, and re-prioritize in the event of a sudden schedule change.
  • Must be accurate and detail-oriented.
  • Team player/ flexible/ attentive to detail and quality minded.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, with overtime and weekends as needed.
  • Ability to lift boxes or trays of up to 35lbs, repeatedly for extended periods of time throughout the shift.



 Vaccination Requirement: 


Due to the higher threat of more infectious and deadly COVID-19 variant strains emerging, Bio-Rad recently announced a new mandatory vaccination policy requiring its US employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Bio-Rad will make reasonable accommodations for valid exemptions based on disability, medical, or religious reasons. With this policy, Bio-Rad joins a growing list of companies that are prioritizing sound science and available facts to best ensure the ongoing safety of its employees and the community.



About Bio-Rad:


Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.


Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.


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