Technician, Equipment - Stillwater, United States - USA 2023-077

Job Title

Technician, Equipment

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 2023-077

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

The Equipment Technician will report to Production Supervisor. This position is to be an equipment expert knowledgeable in training on, calibrating, troubleshooting, and operating equipment.

Qualifications Experience Personal Strengths Mobility

High School Degree or GED, 2 year Associates Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent) preferred.

Demonstrated experience working with automated equipment

• Ability to work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors

• Can Exercise good judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Receives no instructions on routine work, general instructions on new assignments

• Good interpersonal and verbal communication skills

• Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of supervisors, engineers, or managers

• Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide. Ability to round numbers to the nearest whole number, tenths, hundredths, or thousandths. Knowledge of metric system with ability to convert units – weight (milligram, gram, kilogram, etc.), volume (milliliter, liter, etc.), and distance (centimeter, millimeter, meter, etc.)

Technical Competencies

Follow all DiaSorin safety policies and procedures to ensure a safe working environment.
Follow standard operating procedures to operate various pieces of high speed and/or high-technology processing, filling and packaging equipment.
Troubleshoot routine issues on a daily basis with assigned equipment and machinery to fix processing issues. Partner with Engineering Technician / Production Engineering to resolve complex issues that cannot be solved independently.
Calibrate and adjust filling and processing equipment during manufacturing to meet required specifications per production run.
Responsible for start-up, change over and shut down of filling, packaging and lyophilization equipment.
Perform change overs and end of run cleaning including disassembly and reassembly of necessary equipment.
Record and monitor production lines KPI and present results in daily Tier Meetings
Monitor and order equipment supplies and wear part as needed for normal operation and processing
Be responsible for executing all required DiaSorin quality processes and documentation


Diagnose and troubleshoot problems in equipment operation
Responsible for training new employees on designated equipment of expertise
Lead Continuous Improvement Teams and facilitate meetings as necessary to improve line efficiency, etc.
Attend meetings and trainings
Perform additional related tasks as assigned (validation execution, equipment preventative maintenance).
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

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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