Depot Technician

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned:

Primary Duties:

• Disassembles, cleans, repairs, and reassembles pipettes and equipment.

• Performs inspections on units received for component defects and ensures all repair work meets established quality standards.

• Completes related paperwork such as work sheets, part usage tallies and repair estimates.

• Expedites priority orders through the database system.

• Contributes in meeting the turn-around-time requirements and standards. 

• Reassembles and calibrates pipettes and follows through on customer instructions relating to their order, such as requests for additional parts.

• Follow testing protocol and calibration procedures for pipettes and equipment.
• Test, evaluate, and calibrate pipettes to meet the appropriate standards.

• Performs and conducts quality audits on pipettes during calibration to ensure each unit meets repair quality standards.

• Completes related database entries, paperwork, accounts for parts used, and directs orders to the next stage in process.

Secondary Duties:

• Receives incoming repair orders when needed such as: opening packages to verify contents are accurate, log and record pipette deliveries onto log sheet.

• Ensure pipettes received are not contaminated by use of a radiation safety monitor, and places appropriate labels on incoming packages.

• Works Saturdays as needed to support Saturday Service Program and to complete other work as assigned.

What You Need to Succeed

A. Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); minimum of one year related experience with Manufacturing, Instrumentation, and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and prior work experience. Previous knowledge or work experience with pipettes preferred.          
B. Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present verbal information to customers and other employees of the organization.
C. Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide. 
D. Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
E. Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual should have a basic knowledge of computers and a working knowledge of common Microsoft Office programs.

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, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the usual benefits 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 precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

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 manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
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.









Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

+1 (800) 472-4646