Production Associate

Agilent Technologies, Inc. Ankeny, IA

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

Advanced Analytical, a part of Agilent and a manufacturer of innovative scientific instrumentation for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical markets based in Ankeny, IA is currently seeking a Production Associate to join our growing team. This full time position would assist in the manufacturing of customer instruments.

Primary responsibilities would include:

  • Assembling a variety of parts and electronic components into subassemblies and into finished analytical instruments, following SOPs and detailed schematics.
  • Ensuring that manufacturing requirements and quality are met in regards to sales demands.
  • Responsible for receiving parts into manufacturing, assisting with inventory counts.
  • Pulls, verifies, and assembles parts for subassemblies according to assembly prints.
  • Complies with all safety and environmental regulations, and works to create and promote a safe working environment.
  • Participates in continuous improvement activities and uses lean tools to improve processes.
  • Performs other related duties, as assigned.