Job Opening – Manufacturing Engineering Technician

BioFire Defense is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V).


Manufacturing Engineering Technician Posted: 03/21/2019



Full-Time Reagent Manufacturing

Position Summary:

  • BioFire Defense, LLC, is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineering Technician. This individual will work within a manufacturing engineering team and is expected to work and communicate well with other team members. This individual is also expected to provide leadership, as assigned, in order to meet project, department and company goals. The technician will work in a clean room environment supporting the production line and ensure it is operating in a validated state. In addition, this individual will build and troubleshoot electro-mechanical production equipment and participate in improvement projects, process validations and investigations of product non-conformance.

Training and Education:

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Associates Degree or higher in a scientific/technical discipline is a strong plus.


  • Be able to safely lift and maneuver up to 50 pounds.
  • Experience with electrical and mechanical systems, pneumatics, troubleshooting, hands-on repair, cGMP, is preferred.
  • 5 to 10 years of experience in related field, including performance consistent with said experience.
  • Experience working in a medical device clean manufacturing environment is a plus.
  • Must be able to read and follow detailed written instructions and have good verbal/written communication skills.
  • Ability to read schematics and engineering drawings is highly desired.
  • Results oriented and possesses the ability to work independently as well as within a team environment.
  • Proficiency with MS-Office software including MS Word and Excel.
  • Solidworks or CAD experience is a plus.
  • Must be able to perceive and distinguish colors.

Benefits and Compensation:

  • We offer competitive salaries
  • 401k
  • Vacation/holiday pay
  • Medical benefits
  • Stimulating work environment

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BioFire Defense is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V). We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.