Lab Technician (Second Shift)

P1-Guilford, Maine /
Lab /
Full time
/ On-site
Puritan Medical Products, LLC is known worldwide as the most trusted manufacturer of single-use products for the healthcare, diagnostic, forensic, critical environment, food safety, and drug manufacturing industries. Puritan; saving the world, one swab at a time.

Puritan is looking to attract people with our same values: Innovation, Highest Quality of Production, Fairness, Integrity and a Cooperative Spirit.

Lab Technicians are machine technicians, product specialist, troubleshooters, and quality assurance all rolled into one. They work on Laboratory production machines on the factory floor to make sure they are set up properly, working well, and producing high-quality products in a safe environment. Technicians ensure their machines are working at full capacity, are stocked with the necessary materials and are well maintained. Diagnose machine problems and resolve issue quickly to minimize downtime. Mentor and work with machine operators to run machines at optimal levels. This position is based on shift work, nights, weekends, and overtime may be required.

Typical Tasks Include:
Mechanical aptitude
Understand and follow ISO 13485 (Manufacture of Medical Devices) standard operation procedures
Set-up, maintain, and repair factory machinery
Ensure the smooth and efficient running of production machines
Complete all required manufacturing paperwork on time
Carry out scheduled routine maintenance
Ensure that finished products are high quality and meet customer requirements
Ensure the correct material is fed into the production machines per BOM
Calculate and document product yield and waste
Occasionally remove and pack finished products
Troubleshoot and resolve technical set up and functional issues with:
Electronic sensors, robotic machines, electric motors components

Key Skills Required:
Mechanical aptitude
Diagnose and repair mechanical issues promptly
Problem solve issues strategically
Great documentation, writing, and communication skills
Basic mathematics (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division)
Decision making and attention to detail
Able to work as a team member
Able to meet production schedules
Able to read machine blueprints and schematics
Able to lift up to 30lbs.
All job offers are contingent upon a satisfactory completion of a pre-employment physical and a criminal background check.

Hardwood | Puritan is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants and employees for hiring, placement and advancement will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or military status, age, or any other federally protected class.