Junior Instrument Technician Opportunity!

  • Career level: Direct Entry
  • Employment: Fulltime, permanent
  • Start: 25-10-21
  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • Job-ID: R3125

Would you like to work for a company who has made it its mission to make a contribution to improving human living conditions? With around 4,500 employees worldwide Eppendorf is a leading Life Sciences company. We develop and distribute devices, consumables and services for use in laboratories worldwide. Our daily work is characterized by our principle: Collaborate on new ideas. You would like to be in an environment in which you can work in a team in a collaborative and respectful manner? At Eppendorf you will be working, together with your team, on products that really make a difference. You are also motivated by practical work? Then apply now!

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Your challenges

  • To establish and maintain a good working relationship with all customers and make dealing with Eppendorf a positive experience for them.
  • Checks, services and repairs electronic instrumentation in our San Diego, CA facility.
  • Responsible for processing customer phone calls with technical support and evaluation of customer's instrument service and related application issues.
  • Trouble shoots ongoing problems and assists in resolution by phone and e-mail contact.
  • Responsible for receiving, unpacking, and shipping and for the return of customer's property in and out of the San Diego repair shop.
  • Performs repairs and tests on all electronic/mechanical instruments. This includes testing, reading schematics and diagrams, troubleshooting, repairing and replacing parts on customer repairs and new instruments.
  • Tests instruments to ensure conformance to factory specifications. Determines necessity for replacement, adjustment or repair.
  • Records calibration test measurements in computer database. Prints instrument performance test certificates.
  • Maintains and re-orders suitable inventory of spare parts.
  • Exercises all safety precautions as required.
  • Promotes the sale of the company's service products.
  • Responsible for proper care of company equipment.
  • Enforces, cooperates with and complies with all the company's inventory control policies, procedures, rules and regulations.

Your expertise

  • Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or equivalent military training, and three to five years' related experience and/or training.
  • One to two years' laboratory experience in scientific research is a plus.
  • Employment at Eppendorf in the United States and Canada requires vaccination against COVID-19. All new hires must be vaccinated against COVID-19, or, have a qualified medical or religious exemption, prior to the start of employment.

Your benefits at Eppendorf

  • Competitive total rewards package including health, financial, and education benefits
  • Innovative and Collaborative corporate culture
  • Contribute to improving the human living condition

Please note that we can only consider applications that are submitted online via our application management tool.

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