Technician, Engineering - Stillwater, United States - USA 2023-078

Job Title

Technician, Engineering

Job Facts

Organizational Area
USA and Canada
Country / State
United States
Place of work
Home/Office based
Office based

Professional Family: 

  • Operations
Reporting To

Kind of contract

Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
Permanent / Temporary
Job ID
USA 2023-078

Job Scope

Your Mission

For over 40 years, DiaSorin has been on a mission on five continents to develop, produce and commercialize diagnostic tests for a wide range of clinical areas. Our tests are designed for hospitals and private testing laboratories, in the markets of immunodiagnostics and molecular diagnostics.

We believe in a respectful and supportive workplace that attracts and celebrates the uniqueness of a diverse workforce that represents our community and customers.

Main Responsibilities

Your Contributions

Conduct preventative maintenance, calibration and repair of electro-mechanical systems, various types of production equipment, electrical, pneumatic systems resulting in minimal downtime and operational costs to the company.
Provide support for, or conduct, validation activities and provide training on validated systems.
Provide ongoing support of the manufacturing processes and personnel.
Identify potential process improvements and implement.
Provide on-call support for and response to after hours emergencies and alarms.

Qualifications Experience Personal Strengths Mobility

High School plus 2 years vocational / technical school certification or equivalent in the areas of electrical, electronic, or Electro-mechanical technologies

5 years of production equipment maintenance
Knowledge of and demonstrated skill in working on basic electrical, mechanical, plumbing, refrigeration, and machining operations
Strong multi-tasking capabilities
Flexibility and willingness to adapt to a changing environment and work load
Knowledge of and demonstrated skill in basic Programmable Logic Control (PLC) system operations
Knowledge of and demonstrated skill in basic equipment control system operations
Demonstrated problem solving ability such as the ability to diagnose problems by separating essential from non-essential variables
Knowledge of and basic skill in using Microsoft Word and Excel. Familiarity with Google Suite
Knowledge of a Capital Expenditure Request process such as writing the justification for the purchase of a new piece of equipment
Excellent written and verbal communications
Ability to work and communicate effectively with a wide range of co-workers in a cooperative manner
Ability to work with minimal supervision.
Knowledge of GMP and ISO regulations desired.

Technical Competencies

Perform preventative maintenance, repair, and calibration necessary to result in production equipment that is in good working condition, in accordance with corporate policies and in compliance with GMP and the DiaSorin Quality Policy.
Develop and implement operating, inspection and preventative maintenance procedures for equipment to assure compliance with GMP, FDA, OSHA, ISO, or other established guidelines.
Schedule and perform necessary preventative maintenance, calibration and repair of production equipment and mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical systems to meet specifications where established.
Maintain records of preventative maintenance in accordance with DiaSorin policies.
Coordinate servicing of equipment with outside vendors where necessary and monitor their compliance with established corporate policies and guidelines
Perform and assist in identifying specifications, sourcing, installation, and validation of new, used, and modified production equipment to ensure it meets appropriate requirements
Identify, evaluate and recommend value added capital expenditures which result in cost reduction and/or quality improvements to production equipment and processes.


Identify engineering specifications and make recommendations for process and equipment modifications.
Perform as liaison between DiaSorin and outside vendors / contractors when required.
Perform and assist with installation, operation, and performance qualifications where required.
Perform and assist in writing final reports for the validation process.
Provide ongoing troubleshooting services and support for production equipment and/or processes.
Understand and utilize documentation protocols, and accurately and legibly complete all documentation on time to result in a product/process history consistent with GMP requirements and the DiaSorin Quality Policy.
Understand and apply appropriate procedures pertaining to the work to be performed.
Understand and accurately complete in a timely fashion, documents to include preventative maintenance system work requests, equipment maintenance files, and engineering project log file.
Route, handle and/or store completed documentation appropriate for the work completed.
Accurately initiate Engineering Change Orders and NCR/Deviations as applicable.
Provide after hour support for various manufacturing events.

Travel Availability
Relocation Availability
Training Required



We Offer You

Receive a competitive salary and benefits package as you grow your career at DiaSorin. Join our team and discover how your work can impact the lives of people all over the world.

Others Information as per Local Legal Requirements

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

DiaSorin Inc and DiaSorin Molecular LLC are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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