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Advanced Manufacturing Technician

Job Details

Minneapolis MN - Minneapolis, MN
Full Time
Associate's Degree


By joining Bio-Techne, you’ll join a company with a powerful and positive purpose of enabling cutting-edge research in Life Sciences and Clinical Diagnostics. Bio-Techne, and all of its brands, provides tools for researchers to further treat and prevent disease worldwide.

Position Summary: 

The responsibilities of a Manufacturing Technician are to support the laboratory staff with the process of building and manufacturing science products. This position will perform a variety of tasks within a laboratory setting that may include labeling, recording data, operating equipment, formulation and plate coating.  

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Set up and build product of low up to moderate complexity
  • Compile, analyze and report on data of low to moderate complexity
  • Ensures proper function of equipment
  • Perform laboratory maintenance and minor equipment repairs
  • Ensures proper function, calibrate and operate semi-automated manufacturing equipment
  • Make non-critical decisions based on data or results of work
  • Demonstrates EPIC values in daily work
  • Communicate effectively across groups and coordinator with service providers
  • Understand appropriate lab protocols with capability to draft and revise standard operating procedures (SOPs), regulatory awareness of chemical handling and hazards, compliance, and proper use of equipment
  • Research the history of a product and suggest adjustments to the parameters within guidelines
  • Propose and Implement process improvements
  • Troubleshoots issues arising in daily work based on prior experience
  • Consistently meet product cycle times and quality expectations
  • Utilizes relevant internal databases effectively
  • Executes weekly schedule with minimal direct supervision and a commitment to safety
  • Receives detailed instructions on new tasks
  • Collaborates on projects of low to moderate complexity
  • Participates in training employees


Education and Experience: 

  • Associate degree and 2-5 years of relevant experience
  • Or, Bachelor degree with 1-3 year of relevant experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Work independently with minimal supervision on moderately complex tasks
  • Prioritizes own work to meet deadlines and complete multiple tasks effectively and efficiently
  • Ability to be analytical and predictive on processes based on experience
  • Knowledge of multiple processes or products
  • Demonstrates good to strong technical knowledge


Why Join Bio-Techne:

  • We offer competitive salaries along with extensive medical, vision, and dental plans for you and your family starting on day one!
  • We invest in our employees’ financial futures through 401k matching and an employee stock purchase plan.
  • We help our employees develop their careers through mentorship, promotional opportunities, training and development, internship programs, and more.
  • We offer employee resource groups, volunteer paid time off, employee events, and charity drives to build a culture of caring and belonging. 
  • We foster a culture of empowerment and innovation, where employees feel valued and encouraged to bring their new ideas to the table.


Bio-Techne is an E-Verify Employer in the United States.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.