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Thermo Fisher Scientific Operator I, Manufacturing in Lenexa, Kansas

APR Weekend Shift Fri-Sun 36hrs

Supervisor: Johana Hernandez


Arrive to work on time and work during scheduled hours, working additional overtime as needed. Follow all written procedures.  Report discrepancies in procedures (SOP’s, DHR’s etc.) to the Area Supervisor. Maintain good personal hygiene.  Wear designated uniform maintained in good condition. Wear Personal Protective Equipment as required.  Refer to job specific Job Safety Analysis. Perform all work activities in a safe manner.  Maintain a safe and clutter free work area.  Clean up all spills immediately. Listen to, follow and relay written and verbal instructions in English. Report property damage and/or safety hazards to the Supervisor, Human Resources, Safety Specialist or Senior Management immediately. Document accurately and check personal work for quality and compliance. Efficiently and safely operate assigned machinery.  Perform simple maintenance and Report malfunctioning equipment immediately to Supervisor or Lead. Demonstrate job functions to coworkers as needed. Continuously monitor product for defects. Assist with inventory process as requested.

Work cooperatively and efficiently with coworkers in all departments with little supervision to

achieve team, department and company goals.

Efficiently and safely operate assigned machinery.  Perform simple maintenance and make necessary adjustments.   

Maintain a clean and organized work area.  This includes all assigned equipment.

Accurately dispense required additives to media and properly perform technique of getting pH balance as needed.

Package products as required.      

Complete production assignments in a timely manner and in accordance with departmental schedules.

Obtain correct materials for operation needs from warehouse or staging area.

Read, understand and complete required documentation.  All paperwork shall be accurately and neatly completed in accordance with established policies and procedures.

Identify and obtain correct components and materials from warehouses and designated staging areas.

In addition, other duties may be assigned as the need arises.


Must possess basic English communications skills, both written and/or verbal Must be able to comprehend and follow both written and/or verbal English communications Must be able to perform basic math calculations Lift up to 50 lbs.  Push/pull up to 600lbs wheeled kettles. Stand for sustained periods of time, approximately 10 hours a day. Walk short distances, maneuvering self around machinery and co-workers. Ability to see in color.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.