Posted on: January 15, 2022
At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care
through fast, accurate diagnostic testing. Our mission drives us,
every moment of every day, as we develop scalable, groundbreaking
solutions to solve the world's most complex health challenges. Our
associates are involved in every stage of molecular diagnostics,
from ideation to development and delivery of testing advancements
that improve patient outcomes across a range of settings. As a
member of our team, you can make an immediate, measurable impact on
a global scale, within an environment that fosters career growth
Cepheid is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow
Danaher Diagnostics companies. Together, we're working at the pace
of change on diagnostic tools that address the world's biggest
health challenges, driven by knowing that behind every test there
is a patient waiting.
Learn about the Danaher Business System which makes everything
This position is part of Cepheid Diagnostics and will be located in
The position will work with all phases of the Injection Molding on
production floor, (Prefer Nessie and Yushin experience) from start-
up of molds, troubleshooting, set up of molds, and assist in
monitoring quality. - Responsible for setting and adjusting machine
controls according to established window parameters while
troubleshooting "Quality Issues" during production runs. Help
Identified and diagnose technical issues for a quick resolution and
immediate response to avoid press down time. Ensure to follow SOP
and WI procedure and log in all data required for process on each
lot running; as well as following all safety precautions to perform
all tasks in a safe environment.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
Installs molds into injection molding machines
Verifies existing mold setups.
Comply with all SOP curricula training forms from Annual Training
Starts and maintains proven molds.
Maintains daily records of molding parameters.
Submit and monitor the molding condition table and other reports
Maintains molding machines, molds and molding area in clean and
Performing process troubleshooting, part visual inspections, and
various other functions to ensure part conformity and quality.
Performs process verifications and evaluations of molds.
Review, propose and implement process changes to improved
Support new project introductions activities to include: Trial
/Test production runs
Support Danaher PSP root cause analysis
Tool and Mold Qualifications
Implement and sustain Kaizen events on the floor
Process set up for all new molds
Coordinates and communicates with Shift supervisor and cross
functional teams to resolve issues and improve process and
Inspect and monitor process, including water temperatures, machine
parameters, and material properties.
Attend and resolve all molding quality issues
Attend all quality requests from production floor that causes scrap
and press down time.
Education or Experience (in years)
High School diploma or equivalent.
5 years' experience in an injection molding environment.
Knowledge and Skills:
Injection Molding Process from set up to start up.
Capable to Perform First Article and diagnose mold issues
Knowledgeable on SOP, GMP, Agile, BMRAM, ISO, Kaizen, Six sigma,
5S, and PSP is a plus.
Knowledge of cleanroom medical molding practices and
Strong mechanical background.
Ability to analyze and troubleshoot machines, molds, and robot
setup problem issues.
Effective written and oral communications skills.
Basic computer and MS Office software skills.
A team player that works with management and technicians to strive
our continuous improvements.
Capable to follow up with basic Quality procedure.
Physical Requirements / Abilities
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Proper use of basic Injection Molding Tools
Able to continue working standing-up for 8 hours. (with the
exception of breaks and lunch)
When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global
organization, where 69,000 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.
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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
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If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time
to find out.
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