Assembler at Meso Scale Diagnostics LLC in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Job Description:



Responsible for the daily production and assembly of micro titer plates for use with MSD instruments in compliance with standardized operating procedures and practices in a GMP/ISO manufacturing environment. This is an entry level position that supports the manufacturing operations in producing and supplying the basis for all consumables production within the organization.


* Plate bottoms, top and adhesive assemblies
o Manual and/or automated assembly
o Maintain lot-to-lot consistency in plate assembly
* Maintain inventory levels for intradepartmental use
* Maintain operation levels for all equipment
o Standardization of equipment daily
* Preparation of materials
o Plate bottom cutting and testing (visual/electrical) for optimal performance
o Execute plate plasma treatments
o Execute plate (barcode) labeling
* Follow daily production task list to completion
* Team collaboration
* Specific duties may vary depending upon departmental requirements


* High school diploma or equivalent
o Associate's degree in Electronics or Mechanical disciplines, or similar equivalent preferred
* Minimum of 1 year experience in electronics manufacturing or related field
* Experience working in a regulated ISO/FDA (GMP) environment preferred
* Experience with diagnostic instrumentation, medical devices preferred
* Background in pipetting, dispensing chemicals and reagents preferred
* Experience with MRP or ERP systems is preferred
o Experience with JDE is preferred
* Experience with cGMP and/or ISO certification is highly preferred
* A demonstrated level of consistency in performance and aptitude for managing additional responsibility and accountability are required for next level consideration


* Strong electronic fundamentals and analytical background
* Demonstrate an aptitude for learning and adhering to standard operating procedures and practices
* Ability to complete daily production task lists within standard operating hours
* Demonstrated ability to work with automated equipment
* Excellent oral, written communication and interpersonal skills
o Effectively communicate issues/problems and results that impact timelines, accuracy and reliability of laboratory data
* Proficiency in MS Office Suite and the quantitative background to advance this knowledge on the job is expected
* Ability to multi-task and work productively in a demanding manufacturing environment with changing priorities


* This position requires the ability to communicate and exchange information, utilize equipment necessary to perform the job, and frequent lifting up to 50 lbs
* Up to 80% of the day may be spent at a work station and/or in the cleanroom


Standard industrial laboratory, logistics and/or cleanroom environment


EducationHigh School (required)