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Danaher Corporation Manufacturing Scientist II in Chaska, Minnesota

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The Manufacturing Scientist II for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is responsible for supporting the daily production needs of a Reagent manufacturing work cell. This includes investigation and resolution of purification related issues and new product transfers related to purification.

This position is an integral part of the reagent manufacturing team and will be located in Chaska, MN.

If you thrive in a fast-paced and data-driven role and want to work to build a world-class manufacturing organization—read on!

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Provide technical expertise, experimental design, execution, interpretation, and documentation to support investigations.

  • Participate / Lead multifunctional teams in designing and implementing corrective actions, preventative actions, defect reduction strategies, and defect detection tools as required to resolve issues and improve test methods/manufacturing processes.

  • Communicate investigation status reports, proposals for further investigation, etc. via oral and written reports.

  • Assess manufacturing processes and systems, and implement improvements aimed at performance, quality, and cost.

  • Acquire and demonstrate creative application of sophisticated technical and manufacturing knowledge

  • Assure compliance with FDA Quality System Regulations (QSR), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), and ISO regulatory requirements

  • Identify and implement quality improvements including but not limited to production methods, equipment performance, product quality, and efficiencies

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology with 2+ years of experience OR Master’s degree

  • Experience in a regulated industry preferred (e.g. FDA, ISO)

  • Knowledge of purification techniques used in an ISO/GMP environment

  • Knowledge of chromatography methods (affinity, ion exchange, size exclusion)

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

  • Automation (Unicorn software, AKTA equipment, Waters Empower software)

Beckman Coulter, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates’ and their families’ lives. Whether it’s a health care program, paid time off, or 401K savings plans our programs give to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at danaherbenefitsinfo.com. We believe you’ll like what you see.

We believe that creativity and innovation thrive when the most diverse set of voices are heard, and that’s why we’re taking concrete steps to ensure that we’re fostering an inclusive and engaging workplace. If you’d like to learn more, read stories from our associates on our Careers Blog (https://jobs.danaher.com/global/en/blog) or contact one of our recruiters.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 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 202.419.7762 or applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.