Manufacturing Technician I in San Diego, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, a leader in the biotech field, is seeking a manufacturing technician. 


Requires manufacturing experience and vocational instruction in mechanical assembly, reading, writing, math skills, and must have good communication and listening skills.

  • Perform repetitive line assembly operations to produce products.
  • The successful candidate will place parts in manufacturing equipment. Will assembly products together by hand or using hand tools or portable power tools.
  • Maybe assigned to different work areas as needed. Setup, operate, and maintain equipment and tools in accordance with written and verbal instructions.
  • Report deficiencies or repair needs to the area Lead.
  • Must maintain or exceed acceptable productivity levels while maintaining a consistent and acceptable level of quality.
  • May be required to complete paperwork and maintain accurate documentation.
  • May perform routine testing, will verify products meet or exceed stated requirements related to workmanship. Will review and follow engineering change orders, R&D forms, and discrepant material notices.
  • Works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations. Will receive training on routine work and on new assignments/tasks.
  • Must be a team player and flexible, support over time when necessary.


  • 0-2 years relevant experience.
  • Communicate well with supervisor and other employees.
  • Experience with SOPs, travelers, ECOs, and GMP is a plus.
  • Knowledge and skills typically acquired through previous positions in fast-paced corporate environments which involved responsibility for similar work.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required, university degree preferred.
  • Some college level science courses or training are a plus


  • Working 3rd shift (10pm - 6:30am). The manufacturing is working 7/24 schedule which means the days off will fall in the middle of the work week. Days Off will be Wednesday/Thursday. Overtime is mandatory. So the candidates need to be very flexible.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.