Manufacturing Technician (12-month contract)

Canada, Kingston

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Lonza Kingston is hiring a Manufacturing Technician for a 12-month contract who enjoys being hands on in a manufacturing and production environment to help with the assembly and testing of cutting-edge technology such as the Cocoon® Platform.

After training, the Manufacturing Technician's responsibilities include removing parts from inventory, inspecting parts for quality, prepare required tools, fixtures and test equipment, assemble product, test for performance, and package. Measurements, assembly, record keeping among other activities, will require your continued precision, focus and care.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working hygienically in a controlled environment
  • Maintaining accurate documentation and record keeping
  • Work within a self-directed team environment
  • Precision in: Measurements, Assembly, Testing (as per protocols), Record Keeping, Hygiene, Health & Safety  

Key requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Some working experience in manufacturing, operations or production required.
  • Some experience with mechanical or electronic equipment is a plus.
  • Must be able to read technical documentation.
  • Must be able to use tools, fixtures, and test equipment.
  • Must enjoy the manufacturing environment and being hands-on.
  • Computer skills, MS Office required.
  • Must be able to complete required Company Quality System Training.
  • Must be able to complete required Company specified health and safety training.

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Reference: R56706