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Entry-level Metrology Technician

Company: Eurofins
Location: Lancaster
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Company DescriptionEurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies. In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 47,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing. In 2019, Eurofins generatedtotal revenues of EUR 4.56 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years. Job DescriptionDemonstrates and promotes the company visionAttendance - Regular attendance and punctualityAdministration - Administer metrology program; maintain equipment database; tag instruments; perform scheduling with internal clients and external vendorsMaintenance, Calibration, Qualification, Repair, and Troubleshooting - Routine laboratory equipment such as balances, EMS sensors, thermometers, fume hoods, refrigerators, sonicators, chart recorders, ovens, and pH metersInvestigations - Initiate and perform equipment failure investigations under minimal supervisionVendor Calibrations - Send instruments/equipment to vendors for calibration and repair; coordinate services on-site; communicate with vendors and service personnel regarding instrumentation issues; write transmittal letters regarding shipments and service required; review vendor equipment certificates for compliance and accuracyTime Tracking - Maintain departmental spreadsheets to provide time trending and task dataContinued Growth - Learn operation, maintenance, calibration, repair, and troubleshooting of instruments/equipment through reading equipment manuals, working with experienced metrologists, attendance at internal and external courses, and vendor contactProcedures - Review and provide technical input on calibration and qualification proceduresEMS - Ability to navigate system, review trends, and retrieve/compile dataConducts all activities in a safe and efficient mannerPerforms other duties as assignedQualificationsThe Ideal Candidate would possess:Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skillsExcellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detailAbility to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitudeAbility to learn new techniques, performmultiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policiesCourse work in science/electronics helpful; bio/pharmaceutical experienceMinimum Qualifications:High school diploma or equivalentExperience working with tools, diagnostic equipment, and electronic hardwarePC experienceExcellent dexterity and ability to perform repeated balance weighing activitiesAuthorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorsAdditional InformationThe position willbefull-time Monday - Friday, 8:00 pm - 5:00 pm, with overtime as needed. The ideal candidate would live within a commutable distance ofLancaster, PA.What we offer:Excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision optionsLife and disability insurance401(k) with company matchPaid vacation and holidaysEurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Keywords: Eurofins, Lancaster , Entry-level Metrology Technician, Other , Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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