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Thermo Fisher Scientific Operator II, Manufacturing 1st Shift in Frederick, Maryland

When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.

How will you make an impact?

When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you will do important work, and you will be valued and recognized for your performance. With talented managers and inspiring coworkers to support you, you will find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Job Summary:

To support the Manufacturing Department by formulating, filling, capping, labeling, and assembling bulk and finished good product.

What will you do?

  • Formulate, fill, label, and assemble scientific products in a manufacturing environment.

  • Working both individually or as part of a team in accordance with established standard operating procedures to ensure customers receive a product that meets or exceeds quality specifications.

  • Effectively communicate and interface with work groups to ensure the completion of daily production.

  • Work in both standard and clean room environments while adhering to room specific PPE requirements.

  • Safely operate both manual and automated filling equipment, as required.

  • Satisfactorily complete Thermo Fisher Scientific training requirements on time and operate within all ISO and FDA standards pertaining to Frederick Site Manufacturing.

Nature and Scope:

This position largely interacts with equivalent levels of internal personnel. That interaction requires good communication skills and customer service skills. Effectiveness in this role also requires some knowledge of biology, chemistry and basic manufacturing principals as well as the ability to understand and interpret team metrics. The job encounters recurring work situations of a routine nature where the ability to recognize a deviation from accepted practice is required. Attention to detail and accuracy is required in performing all functions of this position as errors in work could cause customers to receive a non-conforming product. This position requires the individual to be ready to start work on-time daily and maintain strong attendance performance. Training will be provided through one on one instruction following process specific on-the-job-training (OJT's) until the operator is proficient to work individually. The incumbent normally receives general instruction on routine work and detailed instruction on new assignments.

How will you get here?


  • High School Diploma, or equivalent years of experience.


  • Proven ability to follow policies and procedures, instructions, and to adhere consistently and independently to schedule.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities.

  • Basic computer skills such as proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite to support the operation in its daily functions.

  • Ability to lift to 40 pounds

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Lab/automated equipment operation

  • High attention to detail

  • Good documentation practices (GDP)

  • Knowledge of GMPs

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 75,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

*EVAMOPS2020 *GTSDouble

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, veteran status, age or disability status.