Chip Manufacturing Technician

Berkeley Lights

Emeryville, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Manufacturing
  • Post Date: 02/25/2021
  • Website: berkeleylights.com
  • Company Address: 5858 Horton Street Suite 320, Emeryville, CA, 94608

About Berkeley Lights

Here at Berkeley Lights, we think cells are awesome! Cells are capable of manufacturing cures for diseases, fibers for clothing, energy in the form of biofuels, and food proteins for nutrition.

Job Description

Here at Berkeley Lights, we think cells are awesome! Cells are capable of manufacturing cures for diseases, fibers for clothing, energy in the form of biofuels, and food proteins for nutrition. So the question is, if nature is capable of manufacturing the products we need in a scalable way, why aren’t we doing more of this? Well, the answer is that with the solutions available today, it is hard. Berkeley Lights is here to change all of that! Our extremely sophisticated proprietary technology and Beacon® and LightningTM systems accelerate the rate researchers can discover and develop cell-based products in a fraction of the time and at a fraction of the cost of conventional, legacy research methods. Using our tools and solutions, scientists can find the best cells, the first time they look.
 
Our goal is to continue to collaborate with customers to drive the adoption of our technologies, making cell-based products and therapeutics more easily accessible the world over! You will play a major role here, and our success will depend on you! We have been changing how the world develops cell-based products since 2011, and now our family of around 200 employees welcomes you to consider joining us on this incredible journey.

Responsibilities

    • Execute the day-to-day production of Berkeley Lights OptoselectTM consumables to meet customer demand.
    • Collaborate with manufacturing engineers to identify, troubleshoot, and resolve system or process excursions.
    • Perform complex, mechanical assembly and quality inspection of products according to established specifications.
    • Ensure the on-time delivery of high value, time-sensitive material to both vendors and customers.
    • Maintain a clean, safe, and orderly work area.

Qualifications

    •  Associate degree with preference for a B.A. or B.S. degree in STEM discipline.
    • 2-10 years of experience working in a high-tech manufacturing setting either in a technician or production control capacity.
    • Experience operating within Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES).
    • Adept troubleshooting skills, including the ability to isolate and resolve component level failures.
    • High attention to detail.
    • Ability to use small hand tools (tweezers), microscope, and maneuver small parts in assembly fixtures.
    • Well organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently.
    • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to communicate and interface positively with other team members and departments.
    • A passion for technology and a willingness to take ownership of results. 

Professional Characteristics:

    • Relevant experience in the Life Science industry.
    • Experience within semiconductor or microfluidic device fabrication setting.
    • Experience with automated optical inspection or dispense tools.
    • Prior experience operating in a clean room environment.
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
    • Willingness to work either an early morning or swing shift to support manufacturing during surge capacity periods.  
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