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Danaher Corporation Chemical Technician II - Chemical Processing (Reagents) - Weekday Overnights in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.

IDT is one of 10 Life Sciences companies of Danaher. Together, we accelerate the discovery, development and delivery of solutions that safeguard and improve human health.

This position is part of the Chemical Processing Team located in Coralville, Iowa and will be on-site. At IDT, we are one global team. We celebrate our differences, engage in healthy debate, and are inclusive. Together, we accomplish great things!

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Utilizes ERP system to monitor inventory levels, schedule and create work orders, transfer material and decrement from the system

  • Changes and dispenses materials for production, follows the current processes for manufacturing, storage, and transportation of chemicals, including handling regulated waste, and actively participates in the Hazardous Material Spill Response Team

  • Gathers, interprets, and analyzes scale readouts and BCMS scripts. Will be required to troubleshoot issues with quality and delivery as they arise

Work Schedule: In this role you will be required to work Monday – Thursday from 9:00pm – 8:00am. This role may also be eligible for overtime. The work schedule may be subject to change based on business need.

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • Associate degree with 2 or more years of applicable experience

  • Ability to meet all required IDT certifications required for the role, including HAZWOPER 24hr-Technician Certification (Requiring the ability to be medically clear and adhere to IDT’s Respiratory Program by being tested and fitted for respirator use as part of standard personal-protective equipment) , RCRA awareness certification, certified Powered Industrial Truck Operator

It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field

  • Making sound decisions when mixing bulk chemicals and troubleshooting equipment without direct supervisor input

  • Working with basic chemistry and mathematics, including unit conversations necessary to perform in-process adjustments

This job is also eligible for bonus/incentive pay.

We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.

Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.