Manufacturing Technician

at Hologic in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Manufacturing Technician

Newark, DE, United States

So why join Hologic?

You will have the opportunity to get in on the ground floor at a high growth facility to create a manufacturing process working on life-saving medical devices with potential for future growth. This is a great opportunity to enhance your manufacturing operation skills and knowledge to further your career.

Come and join us at our Manufacturing Hiring Event on 11/28. You will have a chance to meet out hiring team, understand the roles and how you could play a part in them and learn about our Breast Health business.

Whether you’re an experienced pro or looking to start your career, we have opportunities for you.

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What to expect:

The Manufacturing Technician is expected to operate, monitor, and troubleshoot complex equipment and activities in order to ensure production meets all requirements of the area. Works with engineers on set-up and calibration tasks, as well as performing rework and quality testing related to the production of parts, components, subassemblies, and final assemblies. Uses sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate operating data to conduct on-line adjustments to products, instruments, or equipment. Responsible for following all operating procedures to the highest standard.

What we expect:

Manufacturing Technicians will be expected to apply acquired job skills and company policies and procedures to complete assigned tasks. Normally follows established procedures on routine work and can work independently with little to no supervision on these routine and moderately difficult tasks within scope of training. Able to make process decisions within area of training, requiring instructions only on new assignments. Recognizes the need for adaptation and flexibility partners with senior level technician or Team Lead in decision making process. Works collaboratively with manufacturing associates, engineering, quality, and leadership to execute on production requirements. Supports engineering experimentation and operational improvement initiatives as requested. Participates on teams to identify opportunities for improvements within production area. May assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process.


+ Responsible for meeting quality, efficiency and safety requirements and standards.

+ Operate, monitor, and troubleshoot complex equipment and activities in order to ensure production meets all requirements of the area.

+ Consistently able to meet standard cycle time for production.

+ Read and interpret schematics and blueprints required to ensure proper calibration of equipment.

+ Able to apply working knowledge of test equipment required within Operations area independently.

+ Report all non-conformances to Team Lead or Supervisor and complete NCEs as appropriate. Review non-conforming materials for accuracy.

+ Ensure that processes are developed and executed in a manner which supports all Hologic Quality Standards.

+ Perform root cause investigations with Operations team utilizing intermediate troubleshooting tools.

+ Perform process validations as required and suggest process improvements to Team Lead or engineering team.

+ Trained to execute 3-4 roles within the Operations team.

+ Ability to be certified as a Subject Matter Expert for 1+ roles within the Operations team.

Education & Experience

+ Minimum of High School diploma/General Education Degree (GED) or Associate Degree

+ 1-2 years of experience in Manufacturing

Required Training Schedule:

+ Training in Danbury, CT will be with experienced associates for 4 weeks a month for up to 3-4 months. First week is in Newark to get acclimated with teams.

+ Training in Newark (when not in Danbury, CT) will be using virtual tools at first and then off-line product to repeat assembly moves.

+ Travel to Danbury, CT will take place on Monday mornings and return on Thursday afternoons. Weekends will be spent at home.

+ Shift times will vary on travel days and ideally 7-3:30 on other days.

+ A corporate credit card will be supplied for travel expenses.

+ You will be paid a competitive hourly rate and a quarterly bonuses of up to $1,500 for achieved training milestones.

The annualized base salary range for this hourly role is $41,600-$62,400 and is bonus eligible. Final compensation packages will ultimately depend on factors including relevant experience, skillset, knowledge, geography, education, business needs and market demand.

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer inclusive of disability and veterans.


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Job Posting: JC255384471

Posted On: Feb 16, 2024

Updated On: Apr 23, 2024

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