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Field Service Technician - Life Sciences

New South Wales, New South Wales

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health

We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.

Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

What you'll do

This highly dynamic role will be focusing on Cytiva€™s high-end equipment like AKTA & Biacore. You will be responsible for delivering on-time & best in class scheduled maintenance services and installs of new equipment. You will learn from & work alongside experienced Field Engineers. You will be supporting Cytiva€™s customers in ANZ, so you will get to travel & experience various environments that our instruments are used in. You will be part of a successful team & work in a booming industry!

Initially the essential duties will be to perform scheduled preventative maintenance visits on AKTA and Biacore platforms and perform level 1 troubleshooting. The initial (first 12 months) focus of the role will be to become an expert on performing installations and preventative maintenance on the laboratory chromatography product lines (AKTA Pure and Avant) and Biacore instruments. Communicate and partner with teammates and colleagues to learn, advance your skill set and become an expert yourself! Keep up to date on administrative responsibilities such as maintaining customer service logs and internal service records in a timely manner, ordering repair parts, and managing cycle times, manage calibration records for tools, manage trunk stock.

Who you are

  •  As this is an entry level role, it would suit applicants who have completed an apprenticeship in electronics, or perhaps a junior biomedical engineer or technician.
  • It is essential that you have amazing communication and customer-oriented skills.
  • You have a passion to work in the Life Sciences research industry and want to make a difference.
  • Ability to travel away from your home state for about 75% of the time is essential. This travel will be for factory training, in field training by other engineers and supporting maintenance and installation jobs in all states.
  • Ability to work independently and remotely.
  • High professional and quality standards.
  • Effective planning and organization of assigned work.

    Who we are

    Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you€™ll feel right at home here. If you€™re flexible, curious and relentless, you€™ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

    Want to know more? Take a look at our Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn pages!

    Cytiva is a 3.5 billion USD global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to help us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

    As part of the Danaher family of companies, our work at Cytiva is supported by a global science and technology innovator. In addition to Danaher€™s unrivaled leadership training and professional development programs, our relationship also provides expanded career opportunities across industries and brands. Together, we are united by a shared purpose: Helping Realize Life€™s Potential.

    Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The €œEEO is the Law€ poster is available here.","industry":"Biotechnology


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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