Engineering Technician

Bend, Oregon /
Process and Product Development – Process and Product Development /
Full-time Non-exempt
/ On-site
The Engineering Technician will support an interdisciplinary team of engineers and scientists in developing drug manufacturing processes. Duties will include assembly, operation, cleaning, and maintenance of process equipment, as well as proposing and implementing safety and workstream improvements. The ideal candidate will develop expertise in specific pharmaceutical manufacturing unit operations, take responsibility for equipment improvements, and execute experimental plans with minor supervision. 

Duties and Responsibilities

    • Assemble, operate, clean, and maintain process equipment 
    • Propose and implement safety and workstream improvements 
    • Execute experimental plans with minor supervision 
    • Performs other duties as assigned 

Required Skills and Abilities

    • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail 
    • Excellent time management skills 
    • Logical approach to troubleshooting 
    • Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment 
    • Ability to work off-hour shifts as required by project needs 

Education and Experience

    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Preferred qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in an engineering or scientific discipline and/or experience in a laboratory or manufacturing facility

Physical Requirements

    • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds at times 
    • Ability to wear personal protective equipment as appropriate for each activity