Thermo Fisher Scientific Auto-Operator- 2nd in Rochester, New York

Job Description

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Manufacturing Supervisor, is responsible for inspection, assembly, and packing of products. This position will have additional responsibility for the set-up, minor troubleshooting, and returning to standard of post-molding equipment. This includes a variety of automated and semi-automated material handling, assembly, decorating and packaging systems. This role provides support for automation equipment, but will not perform any adjustments to automation equipment.

Responsibilities :

  • Become familiar with product lines and all related visual defects in order to identify rejected parts.

  • Visually inspects bottles retrieved from machines, conveyor lines or taken from bulk containers and makes quality decision on each part. Recognizes out-of-spec production and advises supervisor or set-up personnel.

  • Perform 15-minute inspections of high volume production.

  • Set up work area where applicable as a controlled environment where attire consists of hats, gloves, beard masks and coats.

  • Perform housekeeping responsibilities necessary to maintain a clean environment necessary for the production of media bottles throughout the shift.

  • Maintain necessary paperwork levels throughout the shift (i.e. 15-minute inspection form, MQC sheet) pertaining to the production of bottles.

  • Work to established QC samples.

  • Alert Supervisor/Team Lead or Set-up personnel when problems first begin.

  • Adhere to all company and departmental work and safety rules.

  • Able to operate any machine or operation in department assigned

  • In addition to the above responsibilities, this roll will perform additional tasks as time allows to support Automation Setup. These tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Basic Skinetta issues including roll changes and straitening rolls.

  • Sealer recipe changes and sealer setup.

  • Reset robot crashes, communicate repeated resets to Auto Setup as appropriate.

  • Hot stamp foil changes.

  • Refill of printer ink and solvent /change the lot number.

  • Bypass robot where appropriate.

  • Filter/Frit roll changes.

  • Other tasks as assigned by Supervisor.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications

  • Must possess a High School diploma or a GED.

  • Must be able to read, write, and understand the English language.

  • Must be able to perform simple math such as add, subtract whole numbers.

  • Must have excellent hand/eye coordination skills, and the ability to lift and load pallets with weights up to 35 pounds.

Professional Characteristics:

  • Ability to work in a high speed, repetitive production environment.

  • Must be able to work well with others in a team environment.

  • Able to adjust to changing operating conditions quickly and efficiently and vary pace as required.

  • Mechanical inclination preferred.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.