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Job: Manufacturing Technician, Cancer Diagnostics, Inc., Durham, NC, NC

General Information


Job title:
Manufacturing Technician
Job location:
Durham, NC, NC  27703 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
05/18/2020
Compensation:
$11.00-$13.00 per hour
Job category:
Manufacturing and Production
Employment type:
Full time

Job Description


Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. is looking for a new, full-time dayshift (8:00 am - 4:30 pm) manufacturing production employee to join our team in our Durham, NC facility. Qualified candidates will work with a team in a fast-paced manufacturing environment in a combined production and finishing role.

Manufacturing Technician Role Description: In this position you will work with your team and a shift lead to create a variety of manufactured products. This involves operating manufacturing equipment such as cooling tunnels, filling machines, process vessels, mixers and other product- and process-specific equipment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the preparation of raw materials, measuring/weighing, pouring/mixing ingredients, filling bottles using a filling machine, applying caps and product labels, filling and loading bins, quality control, and cleanup. The manufacturing technician will also work to complete finished manufactured products. This is an ideal position for someone who pays attention to detail and can work quickly. The technician will check finished product for quality, in addition to boxing and storing. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to cleaning containers and equipment, applying caps, printing labels using a high-quality printer, quality control, afffixing labels to containers, making boxes, casing product into boxes, stocking inventory, and cleanup.

Founded in 1998, CDI developed the first commercially available 7-dye color kit for marking tissue margins, CDI's Tissue Marking Dyes. Today, CDI offers one of the industry’s largest portfolios of anatomical pathology products to over 3,500 laboratories worldwide with shipping locations throughout the United States.

Our passion at CDI is improving the customer experience with better products and service. Among our goals are to produce and provide reliable products, easy ordering, on-time deliveries, overall value and guaranteed satisfaction.

Job Requirements


Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. (CDI) currently has a full-time dayshift position open for a manufacturing technician. This position is in a fast-paced environment that requires drive and a high attention to detail.

To properly perform the duties that come with the job, you will need to be able to be on your feet for entire 8 hour shifts, lift objects up to 50 pounds, read, write and understand internal documentation and follow established Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) for established standard operating procedures and manufacturing processes.

The successful candidate will be expected to be trained on and perform a variety of manufacturing activities ranging from product assembly and product filling to direct product manufacturing.

The candidate must possess a valid driver’s license, be able to work in variable (but not extreme) temperatures and be willing to be flexible with the work needs of the company.

Reliable transportation and punctual attendance are essential to the position.

Some previous manufacturing experience is preferred, but not absolutely required. Mechanical inclination (working with various types of equipment) and high attention to detail will be highly valued in this position.

The successful candidate should have the ability to use a computer and have a working knowledge of basic computer programs (MS Word and MS Excel).

The successful candidate should have effective communication skills and be proficient in reading, writing, and basic math skills.
(Job number: 3678001)
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