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Technician I (Equipment Service) - Weekday Overnight

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Job Type
22 Sep 2022

R1214213 Technician I (Equipment Service) - Weekday Overnight (Open)

IDT is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.

IDT is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we're pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives. 

This position is part of the Production Operations located in Coralville, IA and will be on-site at IDT, we are one global team. We celebrate our differences, engage in healthy debate, and are inclusive. Together, we accomplish great things.

Shift: Weekday Overnight (Monday - Thursday 6:00pm - 5:00am) 

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
    Ensures operation of custom automated laboratory equipment by completing preventive and unplanned service in compliance with IDT's quality system. 
    Troubleshoots mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, fluidics, and optical devices/systems, as well as PLC Controlled systems
    Coordinates events with manufacturing to ensure preventative and unplanned maintenance is completed.
    Gathers and reviews data to support maintenance database for assets and instrumentation.
    Follows Standard Operating Procedure and Work Instruction documents while performing maintenance procedures.
    Recommends actions for continuous improvement and cost reduction.
    Provides input and constructive feedback to design staff regarding new and existing equipment, to streamline troubleshooting and service requirements and to increase product quality. 

The essential requirements of the job include: 
    High school diploma or equivalent required

It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:
    Additional experience or education in the Sciences or a Manufacturing environment.

When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve.  Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

The EEO posters are available here .

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@ to request accommodation.

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  • Job Reference: 718802219-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT)
  • Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent