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NEW Manufacturing Tech/Material Handling Positions with PerkinElmer!

Hopkinton, Massachusetts | Framingham, Massachusetts | Natick, Massachusetts | Worcester, Massachusetts

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Location Hopkinton, MassachusettsUS Job ID JR-026046

Hiring Manufacturing Techs in Hopkinton, MA

Competitive pay with Sign-On Bonus

Our manufacturing operations contingent workforce is growing in 2022! We take pride in knowing that across all sites the contingent workforce makes everything possible and are a major part of the company’s success.

Our worksite management team focuses on providing a culture of inclusion and a safe work environment. If you are seeking a meaningful, impactful, and stimulating contract position, look no further!

Employment Incentives include:

  • $1K Bonus after 30 days of hire
  • $1K Bonus after 120 days of hire
  • Overtime available!

Summary:
Are you seeking an entry level position to get your foot in the biotechnology industry? Are you ready to help us to manufacture a top notch machine that will impact COVID 19 research and diagnostics? Join us in this fight by working for PerkinElmer as a Manufacturing Technician!  Flexible hours, awesome incentives, competitive rates and career growth! 
*** Contract position with potential Direct to Hire Opportunity***

What will you do? The manufacturing Technician will:

  • Performs manufacturing activities, including but not limited to: design; test; checkout; modification; fabrication; and assembly and repair of electro-mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry or specialized test equipment. Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
  • Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
  • Performing assembly and repair of electro-mechanical systems
  • Performing testing, checkout and trouble-shooting, utilizing schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans
  • Conducting operational testing and fault isolation on systems and equipment, using manufacturing test, development or diagnostic equipment, including but not limited to equipment as oscilloscopes, signal generators and specialized test apparatus
  • Assisting in determining methods or actions to remedy malfunctions
  • Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information and documentation to develop and evaluate options and recommend and implement solutions
  • Applying principles of engineering science and technological techniques, procedures and equipment to the production of various goods and services
  • Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and making recommendations or taking actions to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the system
  • Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job at any time.

Work Health & Safety Expectations:

In order to set expectations and to the extent permitted by applicable law, please note that if an applicant is hired for this position, the applicant will be required to prove that the applicant has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire, subject to any qualified religious or medical exemptions. Please note that the Employer reserves its rights to mandate additional vaccine requirements at any time.Blood borne Pathogens Training & Hepatitis B Requirement

Open contract (temporary) positions include but are not limited to:

  • Manufacturing positions – material handler, manufacturing technician

Our worksite location:

  • Hopkinton /MA

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • A willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges; reliable, flexible responsible, dependable and able to complete tasks in a thorough manner; and a strong detail-orientation
  • Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming
  • Knowledge and understanding of the practical application of engineering science and technology
  • Ability to understand written work instructions, electro-mechanical drawings and standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • In order to set expectations and to the extent permitted by applicable law, please note that if an applicant is hired for this position, the applicant will be required to prove that the applicant has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire, subject to any qualified religious or medical exemptions.
  • Please note that the employer reserves its rights to mandate additional vaccine requirements at any time.


Preferred/Desired Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology or equivalent technician experience, computer literacy and hand tool and/or machine tool experience is preferred
  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Must be able to conduct tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance
  • Ability to independently troubleshoot to determine causes of operating errors and determine resolutions

Physical Requirements & Expectations:

  • Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 80 pounds
  • Must be able to stand and/or sit for up to 8 hours per day
  • Ability to work overtime from time-to-time as necessary to meet business goals
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PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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