Manufacturing Technologist Job Description

Manufacturing Technologist Job Description

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Manufacturing technologist provides support to Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Regulatory Affairs and Quality through participation in process control activities, and special testing, as required.

Manufacturing Technologist Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective manufacturing technologist job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included manufacturing technologist job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Manufacture, store and distribute blood products
Perform and interpret various testing procedures on donor specimens, and blood products
Perform the quarantine and disposition of unacceptable products
Lead and participate in projects focused on continuous improvement, new capital equipment, improving production performance
Support multiple individual and/or team projects while handling several tasks to successfully meet all deadlines
Document and communicate project status, changes, and other information to managers, engineers, and supervisors
Support production by troubleshooting and optimizing plant automation
Investigate and find resolution of specific processing problems
Improve equipment performance related to mechanical, pneumatic, robotic and other systems
Identify root causes of product defects and low productivity, and implement solutions to prevent reoccurrence

Manufacturing Technologist Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Manufacturing Technologist

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: EM, HVM, LSS, ATG, Q&FS, PMP

Education for Manufacturing Technologist

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the manufacturing technologist job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and Bachelor's Degree in Science, Manufacturing, Education, Associates, Engineering, Medical, Pathology, Performance, Technical, Computer Science

Skills for Manufacturing Technologist

Desired skills for manufacturing technologist include:

Biological manufacturing processes
Engineering systems
Material specifications
Mechanical engineering standards
Quality best practices
Participation in industry consortium's
GMP/HPRA/FDA regulatory requirements and current Health and Safety Regulations legislation

Desired experience for manufacturing technologist includes:

Use of Six sigma for problem solving
Experience in PVC/VCM technology (in CTS or operations)
Have attained a M.S
Ability to produce/manufacture more complex Multiplex, ELISA, RIA and SMC kit reagents (involves calculations, measurements, basic immunological techniques)
Antibody Group -- Manipulations of antibodies and antibody conjugates, Multiplex, ELISA, Single Molecule detection antibody manufacturing and conjugation of antibodies to beads
Formulations Group – bulk buffer production, ELISA plate coating, recombinant standard and quality control production and serum matrix production

Manufacturing Technologist Examples


Manufacturing Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a manufacturing technologist. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for manufacturing technologist
  • Accountable for composite ply development
  • Support the vision and mission for the Company
  • Participate in Manufacturing Operations at the NASA, Johnson Space Center (JSC), Houston, TX
  • Interpret engineering drawings, sketches, and work instructions in order to carry out assignments in the production and 3D printing of non-metallic parts and assemblies
  • Work under the general guidance of supervision, including receipt of job assignments daily, and interfacing with technical personnel and customers on a routine basis
  • Wear and utilize appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and clothing during performance of work duties, to include safety glasses/goggles, gloves, masks
  • Promote and practice Safety in the Manufacturing Organization, maintaining awareness of, and implementing all applicable safety procedures
  • Perform a variety of tasks requiring precise attention to detail, excellent communication with coworkers and Customers
  • Follow organizational and departmental procedures to complete tasks in a safe and timely manner
  • Under limited supervision, investigates and procures all data required to develop 3-D models, drawings and procedures
Qualifications for manufacturing technologist
  • Ensures lot to lot consistency of each item produced
  • Ensures the timely completion of work by working with the team and independently
  • Ability to multitask is a must, work on multiple product lines within the same day
  • Ability to analyze and summarize data to present to supervisor / team lead
  • Read and follow SOP’s and protocols
  • Highly organized individual able to maintain batch records and data from the multiple products assigned to manufacture

Manufacturing Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of manufacturing technologist. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for manufacturing technologist
  • Controls the transition of new tools from design through change control to verify correctness of tools and production parts
  • Prepares procedures and process documentation for release through engineering change process
  • Employs the best combination of all preliminary information and contributing data to develop final documentation package
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to understand the external sourcing strategy and proactively work to ensure suppliers are capable of meeting demand to the required standard
  • Work in conjunction with the Quality Assurance team on quality & food safety incidents that affect finished products, determining root cause and contributing factors to ensure the implementation of effective corrective and preventative actions
  • Operate and field check equipment and related activities
  • Coach Plant personnel on process, equipment, engineering to resolve technical Operate Plant issues and enhance work team’s skills and knowledge
  • Conducts investigations into technical issues and supports RCI’s when needed
  • Participates in rotating weekend coverage associated with the department and periodically modify schedule to meet facility and work group needs
  • Administering the assembly New Product Introduction (NPI) process
Qualifications for manufacturing technologist
  • Simulation skills
  • Accurate and precise pipetting
  • Ensures individual training remains up to date
  • Assist Supervisor and Team Lead in training Peers
  • Assists in ensuring equipment / instrumentation is in proper working order, and that appropriate training and documentation is up to date
  • Solid understanding of immunoassay principals with working knowledge of manufacturing systems

Manufacturing Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a manufacturing technologist. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for manufacturing technologist
  • Ensure that all manufacturing designs, processes and technical data are complete and accurately documented to provide an accurate technical/ historical base for future reference and to meet customer/ end user requirements
  • Working with internal and external suppliers to develop and manage projects
  • Coordinating the corporate manufacturing and office space utilization and assisting in preparation of business proposals
  • Develops quality procedures and inspection plans by reviewing existing systems, blueprints, customer specifications and MIL-SPECS
  • Performs effective root cause and corrective action to escapes and non-compliance reports using various quality tools
  • Determines gauging and test equipment requirements
  • Communicates with Engineering and Manufacturing personnel to gain input during development
  • Conducts special quality studies to determine process capability, correct production scheduling problems and reduce losses
  • Establishes and maintains a continuing program for identifying, controlling and minimizing quality costs, , scrap rework, appraisal cost
  • Presents quality information (yields, trends) to appropriate functions to provide a basis for effective and efficient control of quality and the required corrective action
Qualifications for manufacturing technologist
  • Use of process calculation templates at Skill level
  • A solid understanding of laboratory procedures
  • Ability to review and update reports/MMP’s/SOP’s that conform to GMP guidelines
  • Properly records material and product movement within the ERP system
  • Ability to assist in solving practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited information is available
  • Radiation Protection Training Program

Manufacturing Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a manufacturing technologist. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for manufacturing technologist
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of current business processes and their application to this position
  • Acts as primary interface with customers, suppliers, and government officials
  • Provides routine quality performance reports by gathering analyzing and formatting quality data
  • Working with product owners and chief engineering to identify suitable case studies which enable development of analysis and simulation of Additive Manufacturing (3D-Printing) technology demonstrators
  • Defining and executing programmes of activity related to Analysis and Simulation capability development
  • Undertaking simulation and analysis studies to benchmark capabilities in Topology Optimisation, Thermal Simulation and other enabling analysis/simulation technologies
  • Investigating Macro, Meso and Micro optimisation techniques for Additive Manufacturing
  • Working with Design Engineers, Applications Engineers and other Methods Technologists to develop design philosophies for Additive Manufacturing
  • Collating knowledge and understanding from global research efforts and ensuring that concise and relevant information is captured on the state of the art for analysis, simulation and modelling
  • Creation and maintenance of a suite of documents constituting the technology development plan to ensure the state of the art is captured and agreed packages of work are robustly planned and executed
Qualifications for manufacturing technologist
  • Knowledge of chemical engineering and process technology
  • Ability to plan / discuss results and network under the guidance of a senior colleagues
  • Process design calculations at Skill level
  • Hands on experience with industrial robotics
  • Experience with project management roles
  • Experience with collecting data and developing statistics

Manufacturing Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a manufacturing technologist. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for manufacturing technologist
  • Identifying, evaluating, and implementing manufacturing technology advancements, including new processes, equipment, and materials
  • Guiding other members of staff or students to upskill them in state of the art analysis methods
  • Demonstrate methodical, analytic and great organisational skills
  • Accountable composite assembly involving metal bond, sheet metal details, other metallic or carbon fiber riveting and threaded fasteners
  • Identifies engineering problems and initiate corrective action to ensure parts are in line with quality standards and production requirements
  • Provides direct support of production operation in areas such as changes to B.O.M., interpretation of prints to ensure ply orientation and contour and specialized assembly issues
  • Provides continuous process improvement through the revision of work instructions, statistical process control (SPC), creation of shop aides, operator training, re-development of plies and engineering process changes
  • Provides technical information and support to Company suppliers and customers
  • Supports the vision and mission for the Company
  • Supports the company's commitment to maintaining a safe workplace and protect the environment by adhering to Company policy and various government regulations
Qualifications for manufacturing technologist
  • Analytical ability for problem solving
  • Programming exposure
  • Working knowledge of mechanical blueprint interpretation including GD&T
  • Willing to work at Sta
  • Post-training schedule will be Wednesday-Tuesday overnights (ideally 11pm-9am) - 7 days on, then 7 days off
  • Ability to be cross trained in diverse tasks

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