Production Technician
Ann Arbor, MI 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description

We are currently seeking a Production Technician for our Production Department based in Ann Arbor, MI. In this position, you will be responsible for providing production in the requested quantity, quality and time limit based on the direction set by the team leader.

What you will accomplish together with us:

  • Functions as a general technologist for manufacturing processes involved in one (or possibly more) of the company's product lines such as microcarriers or particle/validation standards

  • As a Production Technician, this individual requires close supervision and works directly with a trainer or supervisor in learning and following detailed manufacturing protocols

  • Detailed duties would include but are not limited to the following:

  • Learns details of step-by-step ISO work instructions and executes "batch processing" of customer deliverables under close supervision of trainers, supervisors and/or QA staff

  • Involved in fabrication of microcarriers or particle standards in accordance with ISO procedures and work instructions

  • Assists with general laboratory procedures such as sample collection and solution preparation

  • Operates equipment associated with product processes following all relevant safety guidelines

  • Responsible for cleaning and validation of equipment and vessels used in manufacturing procedures and assists with clean room "scrubbing" following approved protocols

  • Records data on product routers and other documentation according to approved procedures

  • Monitors processes, records, interprets results, and provides feedback or suggestions for improving work instructions, product processes or ergonomics

  • Assist other team members and site management team with miscellaneous duties when requested.

What will convince us:

  • High school diploma

  • Manufacturing experience in a GMP or ISO environment would be a plus

  • Excellent oral and written communication

  • Reading calculations and simple operations

  • Knowledge of materials, products, equipment, and associated processes

  • Excellent knowledge of quality, safety, security, and environment standards & procedures

  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50-lbs when necessary

  • Proficient in MS Office

  • Identification with our core values: Sustainability, Openness, Enjoyment

As a federal contractor subject to Executive Order 14042, we require all of our employees to be vaccinated as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodations for reasons related to a disability or for religion. If you will require an accommodation, we will discuss this with you should an offer of employment be extended to you.

What we offer:

Sartorius' ambition is to simplify progress in the bio-pharmaceutical industry to help translate scientific findings into new therapeutics faster and more efficiently. Nearly 10,000 employees at more than 60 sites are working together on achieving our goal: Better health for more people. And together, we have grown strongly over the past years. Enjoy the advantages of working with a global player:

  • Opportunity for international career development:
    a global network offering seminars and training sessions, expert and manager career paths

  • Open and highly collaborative culture: mutual support within teams and working as equals, team spirit and international collaboration

  • Intelligent working environment: working in smart buildings with the latest technology and equipment

  • Ambitious goals: Sartorius plans to double its sales revenue approximately every five years and expects to grow its global team to approximately 15,000 people in 2025

All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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Sartorius is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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We look for employees who would like to grow with us and move the innovative life sciences sector forward. In the process, we focus on agile project work, mutual support within teams and working as equals. Sartorius thrives as a company with people who give their very best every day and who are eager to develop personally and professionally.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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