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Danaher Corporation Manufacturing Associate (Team-A) in Newark, California


Perform assemble of medical device products within a manufacturing work environment. Work on assignments requiring a substantial understanding of the job.


  • Understand and adhere to safety policies and practices

  • Follow Clean Room Environment Procedures

  • Follow documentation procedure (filling out Data History Records (DHRs), reading and understanding instructions from Work Release (WR), Planned Deviation Report (PDR), or Non-Conformance Report (NCR)

  • Read and follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Manufacturing Work Instructions.

  • Maintain cleanroom standards, practices, and housekeeping according to standard operating procedures.

  • Set up and operate manufacturing equipment.

  • Clean and maintain equipment and work area.

  • Work under close supervision

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Use tools such as microscopes, tweezers, and other hand-held tools.

  • Perform in-process inspection of components and assemblies to verify quality conformance.

  • Recognize any minor issues from the equipment and any affiliated documentation and take appropriate corrective action within a limited scope. Notify Supervisors and Leads of issues and discrepancies immediately.

  • Perform several Manufacturing operations proficiently.

  • Apply company policies and procedures to complete daily tasks.


  • Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time.


Education or Experience (in years):

  • 0-1 year of related experience

  • High School diploma/GED or equivalent experience

Knowledge and skills:

  • Strong manual dexterity.

  • Knows how to read drawings.

  • Understands Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Documentation Practice (GDP)

  • Must be a team player and able to demonstrate a willingness and ability to provide assistance to co-workers.

  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate with peers, supervisors, managers, and leads. Able to understand instructions written and spoken in English.

  • Ability to pay close attention to detail.

  • Basic Computer Skills (Outlook, Excel, Word)

  • Ability to solve basic math problems

Physical requirements/abilities:

  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs. Must be able to stand for several hours. Work may involve repetitive arm/wrist motions.

  • Ability to work directly with, handle, or come into contact with chemicals or reagents.


  • AS degree in Electrical.

  • Experience in clean room assembly or Manufacturing in the medical device, pharmaceutical, or biotech industry, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

The statements in this description represent typical elements, criteria, and general work performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills for this job.

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.

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