Automation Operator
Manufacturing | Kinderhook, NY
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Healgen Scientific is a global leader in developing, manufacturing and commercializing In-Vitro Diagnostic test systems. Since our inception in 2007, we have strived to develop devices that meet and exceed industry standards. Our comprehensive portfolio of high quality, tailored solutions span multiple testing categories and analytes to meet various clinical and laboratory needs. Our products include rapid visual tests, digital point of care (POC) devices, molecular diagnostics, and multiplex flow cytometry.


An Automation Operator is responsible for various day-to-day functions, from set-up and loading to operating automation machinery with efficiency. They are responsible for monitoring, maintaining, and operating production equipment and are also responsible for cleaning and quality-checking their machinery to ensure everything works as it should.


Operate and maintain automated production lines for medical devices

Work in a safe manner and follow guidelines

Ability to work in a team in a fast-paced FDA-regulated environment

Set up and maintain automated equipment while following Standard Operating procedures (SOPs)

Suggest process improvements

Perform inline QC checks to ensure quality products are being produced

Follow cGMP processes.

Track production using batch records following GDP

Maintain clean and sanitary work area.

Mentor less experienced personnel in the above procedures

Perform other duties as assigned by Management.

Work at different workstations as needed to meet production requirements

Attendance/Punctuality: Consistently be on time and ready for work.


High school diploma or equivalent

2+ years of work experience, preferably in an automated environment

Ability to understand directions in English

Self-starter, ability to accomplish tasks with little or no supervision

Ability to prioritize workload

Legally authorized to work in the United States

Ability to lift to 50lbs and to work near moving mechanical parts while wearing appropriate personal protective equipment.

Ability to use caliber, Hand tools, Troubleshoot automation machine.

Willingness to work as a team and treat all colleagues with respect and consideration.

Base understand and willing to learn Kazen, 6’S, KPI, Gemba walk, SQDC (Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost)