Manufacturing Scientist Intermediate

Agilent Technologies, Inc. Cedar Creek, TX

About the Job

Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek ---- so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Information about Agilent is available at

By delivering high-quality, innovative products to customers when and where they need them, Agilent's Manufacturing Team supports our company's mission to inspire scientists and researchers to make discoveries that advance the quality of life. Join our fast-growing, dynamic organization and be part of this rewarding work.

As a Manufacturing Associate, you will check and schedule resources to ensure on-time delivery. Your scientific knowledge and background will be leveraged through your review of formulation documents and active ingredient dilution to ensure that products are manufactured to specification. Your proficiency in analytical testing and immunohistochemistry applications will be required to perform in-process quality control on a variety of products.

You will have an opportunity to become skilled in the use of a wide range of lab instruments, including but not limited to spectrophotometers, conductivity meters and auto-pipettors, all of which are essential to meeting our customers' requirements. Having the ability to learn quickly on the job, anticipate and resolve potential manufacturing and delivery issues and maintaining the highest level of quality are critical. Additionally, you will work on problems of diverse scope in which analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. You will also exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
As a Manufacturing Associate in the OLS production team you will work on Agilent's SureSelectT Genomics line, including custom and catalog products for targeted gene enrichment for next-gen sequencing.

You will:

  • Manufacture SureSelect bait Libraries and perform test to verify product quality.
  • Follow ISO compliant work instructions (WI) and assist in writing, maintenance and reviewing (WI) as needed.
  • Assist in the trouble shooting technical problems as needed.
  • Help with maintain 5S standards in the lab
  • Work on continuous improvement in the department
  • Assist in maintaining lab supplies.
  • Contribute to new product development and manufacture.