Pipette Tester

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

We are currently hiring Testers to join our manufacturing operations in Oakland, California. Responsibilities would include: 
  • Reading work instructions to learn and do testing procedures. Following verbal training instructions from Leads or other trainers assigned by Leads.
  • Moving trays of pipettes and other testing supplies to the testing station. Performing and following leak test procedures, as outlined in work instructions, which includes tasks such as visually inspecting the pipette, operating the pipette, connecting the pipette to a vacuum-testing device and operating the device, and observing the liquid levels drawn by the pipette.
  • Comparing the test results to the appropriate specification and writing the results on report forms.
  • Failing pipettes that do not meet specifications and labeling them as defective pipettes.  Being able to fill out documents and return defective pipettes to the Assemblers for rework.
  • Communicating with Leads and Supervisor about test results both verbally and in writing.
  • Recording the status of testing on the tray label and moving the trays away from the testing station.
  • Following safety guidelines outlined in the illness & Injury Prevention Plan

What You Need to Succeed

  • Comfort with reading and interpreting safety rules, assembly instructions, bills of materials, and production schedules. 
  • The ability to write routine reports and speak effectively to fellow employees. 
  • Preferably, a high school diploma or GED. 
  • Attention to detail and the ability to focus on task for extended periods of time 
  • Experience using pipettes is a plus.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire.
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, parental leave benefits as well as perks and discounts.
  • All the benefits you would expect from a global leader such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits.
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing.
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation.
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards.
  • A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment.

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We design, manufacture and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. Working with us means food products are free of contaminants and substances are measured to the highest accuracy requirements for use across the largest manufacturing and pharmaceutical firms. 

Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Equal Opportunity Employment

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

Job Reference #

3913

Location

California

Oakland

Job Type

Full-time