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Join Tecan! Join the market leader!

Work in an international and dynamic environment, share our success!


Do you want to make a significant difference in how the world is looking tomorrow and contribute to the innovation of state-of-the-art, cutting-edge technology products?

Then look no further and join our Manufacturing Engineering Team in San Jose, California

Manufacturing Engineering Technician B

Reference # 092-721


What you will do

Entry level technical resource, responsible for providing support to Tecan’s Manufacturing Engineers (ME’s) for the production of OEM pumps, robotics and other liquid handling components for laboratory automation.  Under close supervision, perform routine tasks following established procedures and standard practices.  Limited decision making.  Work is subject to frequent review.   Promote culture of quality in daily interactions.


Responsibilities will include

  1. Provide day to day technical support to the production lines.
  2. Create and redline manufacturing procedures and train production personnel.
  3. Assist ME with IQ/OQ/PQ on new equipment, including developing and conducting test protocols and documenting the results.
  4. Support ME’s with process validations.
  5. Process Change Orders, NCR’s, Deviations, Purges as directed.
  6. May record departmental Key Performance Indicator data.
  7. Ensure that handling, preservation and storage of measuring and test equipment in production is maintained.
  8. Perform repairs or adjustments to the operator equipment and work environment as needed.
  9. Assist in planning and implementation of work force utilization, space requirements, workflows, and design layouts of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.
  10. Cross train on Assembly processes, serve as a floater when needed.
  11. Update ME’s of work status or problems and recommend improvements and corrections.
  12. Build relationships with cross functional teams.
  13. Support the Quality System and Quality Policy by following procedures/work instructions and creating records to meet the requirements of Tecan’s Quality System.




What you bring along

  • At least one year of experience working in a manufacturing facility.
  • Practical experience testing and building and testing assemblies, positive engagement with production operators and others.
  • Strong computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Project). 
  • Able to use basic measuring tools.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Ability to work effectively with multiple priorities. 
  • Self-motivated and solution oriented.    
  • Highly accurate and detail oriented.
  • Cost conscious, always looking toward process improvement and is keenly aware of bottom line and consumer needs. 


Look no further and apply now!

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We are looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).


Tecan is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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Every lab. Every day. Empowered.
Our vision is to empower every laboratory, every day, around the world with Tecan technology, products and support. We will help to shape the future of automated workflows in life sciences and clinical diagnostics through unrivaled expertise, products and customer support.

We care about our culture.
Our values – trust, highest standards and ambition – are the cornerstones of our business, and give us the framework for the Tecan culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment, which allows us to bring our passion and energy to work. This helps us to deliver on our customer promise – ‘Always there for you’.

Legal entity:  Tecan Systems, Inc.
City:  San Jose, CA
Country:  US

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto