Manufacturing and Assembly Operator

Agilent Technologies, Inc. US
Job Location
Carpinteria, CA 93013
Job Description

Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek -- so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Information about Agilent is available at
Primary Purpose, Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities:
Responsibilities include reagent handling. Dispense chemical and biological reagents using automated / semi-automated equipment, peristaltic pumps, pipettes and graduated cylinders. Imprint label stock and apply labels, assemble and process product. Package products in boxes for shipment to customers. Maintain and update manufacturing Device History Records. Perform in-process inspections of labels, labeling and assemblies. Assist in inventory control activities. Maintain clean and organized manufacturing area. Support other company functions as assigned.


1-3 years relevant experience preferred in regulated manufacturing environment
*2nd shift
Requires basic Math, Interpersonal Skills, Typing, Communication Skills, Technical Writing/Editing Skills, Reagent Preparation, Labeling & Bottling Techniques, Quality Control. 
Can respond to requests for information in a timely manner, and consistently meet goals and deadlines. Skilled in managing workload, prioritizing tasks, and developing effective work procedures.
Ability to learn, operate, troubleshoot and maintain general production equipment such as: mixing equipment, automated and semi-automated filling, label application, and packaging equipment. Balances, pH meter, pipettes (manual & automatic), fume hood, autoclave, centrifuge, respirator, thermal transfer label imprinters, and/or other general production equipment that may be used.
Follow specific/detailed instructions.
Requires the ability to follow specific/detailed instructions.
Requires the ability to work well under pressure and/or handle stressful situations, interruptions, or last minute requests. The ability to meet deadlines under pressure.
Requires the ability to concentrate for extended periods of time.
Requires the ability to pay attention to details to produce accurate results.
Requires the ability to adapt to change, remain open to new ideas, take on new responsibilities, handle pressure, and adjust plans to meet changing needs.
Ability to stand or sit for long periods of time
Manual Dexterity (use of hands)
Hand-Eye Coordination
Bending/Reaching/Lifting - Heavy (25 - 50 lbs.)
Mobility Required
Working Conditions: Frequent exposure to general laboratory and biochemical hazards, contact with toxic chemicals, suspected carcinogenic and caustic materials, daily exposure t 2-8-deg. C Temperatures in cold rooms and exposure to fumes and odors.
Geo Location: Carpinteria, CA
Agilent Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We value diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, religion or religious creed, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, local law, ordinance, or regulation and will not be discriminated against on these bases.

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