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As the world’s leader in serving science, Thermo Fisher Scientific is a driving force in the research, healthcare, industrial and applied markets, generating more than $18B in annual revenue. No other company can match our range of customer touch points – technologically, geographically or commercially. We help our customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment, making sure our food is safe and moving forward with thousands of important projects that improve millions of lives.

Specialty Diagnostics Group:

The Specialty Diagnostics Group (SDG) within Thermo Fisher Scientific serves customers in healthcare, clinical, pharmaceutical, industrial, and food safety laboratories. SDG consists of a dedicated team of 6,900 talents determined to improve diagnostic methods in order to improve patient care and accuracy of diagnoses. The group offers a wide range of diagnostic test kits, reagents, culture media, instruments and associated products. Together, we are moving medicine forward by bringing advanced diagnostic tools that improve the quality, reliability and speed of diagnostics.

Clinical Diagnostics Division (CDD):

The Clinical Diagnostics Division (CDD) aims to be the leading provider of high value, innovative diagnostics solutions to select IVD market segments and a partner of choice for major OEM customers. More than 1,900 sales professionals represent an extraordinary variety of product lines: Diagnostic Reagents for drug abuse screening, therapeutic and immunosuppressant monitoring, serum toxicology, endocrine, specimen validity testing, and sepsis testing; Clinical chemistry and Molecular controls; Particle Technology; and Corporate Accounts.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Perform and document analyzer maintenance tasks (daily, monthly, quarterly and annual maintenance).
  • Coordinate preventative maintenance (PM)and calibration activities to achieve 100% up-time of analyzers.
  • Maintain stock of all parts and consumables required for maintenance of analyzers.
  • Obtain service and support training on multiple analyzer platforms.
  • Provide technical support to instrument user groups.
  • Perform daily startup of analyzers.
  • Draft PM procedures and checklists.
  • Support validation activities to qualify new analyzers.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor degree in a technical field of study.
  • 5 years of experience in the biotech, pharma or medical device industry
  • 5 years of experience providing instrument support in a Quality Control or Field Service Engineering role.
Preferred Requirements:
  • Certification in Medical Technology/Clinical Laboratory Science
  • cGMP experience
  • Knowledgeable in different types of analyzers (e.g., LC-MS/MS, HPLC, chemistry, absorbance, enzyme immunoassay).
  • Demonstrated ability to understand technical documentation.
  • Good analytical skills and ability to communicate effectively with all levels.
  • Able to work with little supervision.
  • Willing to work overtime as needed to support business needs.
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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.
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