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Danaher Corporation Manufacturing Technician I in Lodi, California

Danaher Company Description

At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving healthcare through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. With our GeneXpert® System, we’ve taken the most sophisticated molecular technology and packaged it into an automated, easy-to-use format that has quickly become the platform of choice worldwide. From the largest laboratories to small physician offices, our game-changing solution delivers critical answers when clinicians and patients need them most. Through strong molecular biology capabilities and ongoing product innovation, we are focused on developing tests for healthcare-associated infections, sexual health, critical infectious disease, virology, and oncology applications. Come join our vision for abetter wayand help make life better for us all! For more details, visit us atwww.cepheid.comor follow us on Twitter (@CepheidNews).


  • Job Description


o Lifts and installs specified molds into molding machines. Bolts molds in position, adjusts mold height and sets ejector stroke for a wide range of Molding Presses. (set up)

o Ability to set / select the molding conditions, processes or programming for Molds at the right press

o Proficient with all auxiliary equipment, Chillers, Mold Heaters, Conveyors and Yushin Robots.

o Removes molds from molding machines when run is completed for proper PM.

o Connects hoses and sets valves to regulate flow of water circulating through the mold tocontrol temperatureof molds. Inspects hoses for wear, replaces as needed.

o Adjusts controls on molding machine to control temperature, pressure and cycle time.

o Loads feeding hoppers and dryers with plastic resin, when a material change is required.

o Visually inspects parts produced from the molding operation, completes log in MII reports.

o Completes required documentation / check lists as required by existing SOPs.

o Sets up equipment, as necessary, for the performing of secondary operations.

o Maintaining cleanliness and safety of the work area including the use of Safety Barriers.

o Assists in the transportation and installation and setup of molds in molding machines.


  • *Minimum Requirements *

  • Education or experience (in Years)*

o High school diploma and/or GED; equivalent work experience may be accepted.

*Knowledge and skills: *

o Vocational classes or previous “hands on” experience gained while working in other Injection Molding Facilities or similar Industries.

o Forklift and Crane certification.

o Lift molds and install in molding machines, using cranes and hoists.

o Some experience in operating manufacturing and packaging equipment.

o The ability to understand SOPs and demonstrate understanding through verbal and/or written format is required.

o Basic Industrial equipment set-up procedure.

o *Physicalrequirements/abilities: *

o Ability to lift 50 lbs.

o Proper useof basic hand tools

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.

Organization: Cepheid

Job Function: Engineering

Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-CA-Lodi

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: CEP004011

Cepheid is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.