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Danaher Corporation Mechanical Engineer/Designer in Vancouver, British Columbia

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health

We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.

Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

As the newest addition to the Cytiva family, Vanrx is at the forefront of introducing ground-breaking robotics and automation to the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry. Our systems are used by leading biopharma companies around the world to develop cutting-edge drug products and life-saving therapies.

We are looking for a Mechanical Designer to work with our expert Custom Design Solutions team. Do you have a passion for making things work and have an eye for detail? Then we would love to hear from you.

What you’ll do:

  • Create mechanical products by creating 3D CAD models using Solidworks.

  • Create detailed 2D part and assembly drawings of products in Solidworks.

  • Maintain and verify bills of materials (BOM) in PDM.

  • Participate in vendor and/or customer projects.

  • Execute engineering change orders.

  • Review peer engineering drawings.

  • Contributes to the overall success of the company by accomplishing related results where required.

Who you are:

  • 2+ years of experience in mechanical design drafting with a certificate, diploma, or equivalent.

  • Advanced experience in 3D CAD modelling and 2D detailed drawings.

  • Knowledge of tolerancing and GD&T.

  • Experience in a production or manufacturing environment.

  • Experience in regulated industries (Pharma, Food, Aerospace) is an asset.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Experience applying advanced Excel functions is an asset.

Please submit a tailored and personal cover letter along with your CV to be considered for this opportunity.

Who we are:

Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you’ll feel right at home here. If you’re flexible, curious and relentless, you’ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

Cytiva is a global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to advance and accelerate therapeutics. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

Cytiva is part of the Danaher family of life sciences companies, a global science and technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world. As part of a greater Life Sciences platform, you’ll redefine what it means to innovate every day. Pioneering the future of science, research, and medicine gives you unlimited opportunities to find the next breakthrough that will best serve scientists and medical professionals in the fight to save lives.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .