System Technician – Dekorra IntelliGen (2nd shift)

System Technician – Dekorra IntelliGen (2nd shift)

Open Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for 2nd shift System Technician – Dekorra IntelliGen position.

Overall Responsibilities:

Operates production equipment for processing cell sorting technology.  Perform daily tasks as assigned
by the Shift Leader.

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Prepare for the production process. Participate in continuous operational improvement.
  • Work with coworkers and supervisor to effectively troubleshoot equipment and process issues.
  • Understands the theory and concepts behind cell sorting technology and processes.
  • Anticipates potential problems and takes preventative action.Requires judgment to know when it is necessary to consult with supervisor and/or support groups.
  • Understands how own actions impact others and uses this information in decision-making.
  • Review documentation and check all calculations (e.g. tickets, labels, equipment reading).
  • Maintain production operations on up to four instruments.
  • Trouble shoot equipment and process problems.
  • Comply with safety requirements, SOP and manufacturing documentation.
  • Use of automation to perform production operations.
  • Provide support to Manufacturing to meet production demands.
  • Operate automated systems for equipment operation.Assemble and prepare equipment for production.
  • Provide detailed documentation.
  • Provide regular communication (both verbal and/or written) within Operations.


The Candidate:

Qualifications and Experience: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent; Post-High School education in a production or laboratory trade program preferred
  • Experience in a laboratory or equivalent production environment highly preferred.
  • Strong attention to detail and respect for quality assurance.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Computer experience
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work well within team environment.
  • Display solid performance standards, be reliable and dependable
  • Poses a valid driver’s license

Capabilities and Behaviors: 

  • Lives and displays the Genus ABS Values and behaviors at all times in their day to day ways of working.
  • Maintain professional verbal and written communications with co-workers, internal and external customers, and vendors at all times.
  • Be flexible with respect to job responsibilities and consistently strive to be an effective team member.
  • Strive to advance your skills and display a willingness to accept future development.
  • Actively participate in Company training opportunities to further develop skills applicable to the department.
  • Gain a thorough understanding of the Company’s business and the department’s role within the company.

Ideally, candidates have experience working in a global role for a company in the agriculture sector.

Who Are We?

Genus plc is a market leader in porcine, dairy and beef genetics and is uniquely positioned as a global player, with a dedicated, multi-species research and development (R&D) function and an international distribution network. We breed and distribute the genes of the worlds best pigs and bulls, scientifically selecting livestock whose offspring is designed to increase the profitability of our customers, who are some of the world’s biggest farmers and food producers.

Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world.

What Can We Offer You?

At Genus, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, together with the opportunities that come with working for a global organization. We offer an environment where personal growth in encouraged.

If you are interested in playing a key role for one of the most innovative and highly regarded companies in our industry, this is the business for you.

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