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Epredia Operator II, Manufacturing - 2nd Shift in Kalamazoo, Michigan

At Epredia, we improve lives by enabling better cancer diagnostics. We are a team of talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and expertise, working together to develop precision diagnostic solutions for our customers. We are a fast growing global company that drives innovation in diagnostics to create better outcomes for patients. Joining Epredia is much more than a job- it is an opportunity to be part of something with a purpose. Find out how you can improve lives while advancing your career.

What Epredia Offers to Employees:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits effective on first day of employment

  • Paid Time Off – Eligible to accrue up to 3 weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO), pro-rated based on start date

  • Paid Holidays

  • 401(K) Retirement Plan – Company Matching Contribution up to 6%

  • Annual Incentive Bonus Plan – eligible to participate to earn additional compensation

  • Starting compensation is $16.00/hour

  • Shift Premium for 2nd and 3rd shift employees

Position SummaryThe Operator II, Manufacturing position is responsible for all tasks associated with the operation, inspecting and packaging of finished goods, including but not limited to; performing all required quality checks to include visual inspection of parts for defects (fill levels, packaging and others); completing production operations work orders accurately to include filling, capping, labeling, packaging and cleaning. The Operator II, Manufacturing will also be responsible for performing equipment set-up and change over, basic preventative maintenance, cleaning of equipment, work area and facility while complying with all safety and regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Applies Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) principles in all areas of responsibility

  • Provide support to meet department and company objectives

  • Participate in Practical Process Improvement (PPI), 5S, and other continuous improvement and lean projects

  • Comply with safety and regulatory regulations, policies, and procedures

  • Wear proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required

  • Exercise proper lifting, bending, and twisting techniques

  • Maintain a safe, organized, and clean work area

  • Conduct all activities in a safe and efficient manner

  • Ability to wear respiratory protection, as needed

  • Ability to clearly document required information for all appropriate paperwork

  • Ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) as documented and trained

  • Specific job related training required

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to lift, push and/or pull, up to 50 lbs.

  • Experience with working in chemical manufacturing, preferred

  • Must be able to speak, read, and legibly write in the English language, without assistance

  • Must have basic computer skills, to include but not be limited to: data entry, log in/out, screen and program navigation

  • Must have working mathematical skills for adding, subtraction, multiplication, and division

  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Self-motivated, adaptable, and must maintain a positive attitude

Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to lift, push and/or pull, up to 50 lbs

YOUR APPLICATION:

Epredia offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and are driven by innovation and the desire to improve the lives of our patients, we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of five business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice.

TO ALL RECRUITMENT AGENCIES:

Epredia does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Epredia is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Protected Veterans.

If you are interested in applying for employment with Epredia and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website, please contact us at ApplicantAccommodations@epredia.com

At Epredia, we improve lives by enabling better cancer diagnostics. We are a team of talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and expertise, working together to develop precision diagnostic solutions for our customers. We are a fast growing global company that drives innovation in diagnostics to create better outcomes for patients. Joining Epredia is much more than a job- it is an opportunity to be part of something with a purpose. Find out how you can improve lives while advancing your career.

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