Quality Control Tech I - Temp

Job Posted 5/19/2022
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Hercules, CA
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

Inspects incoming raw materials, electronic, mechanical components as well as manufactured/ OEM products to ensure they meet design specifications before being released to production.  Completes appropriate paperwork necessary for conforming and non-conforming materials


  • Act as a Quality Control Tech I

  • Performs manual and automated inspection of raw materials, semi-finished goods, finished goods, electronic and mechanical components where more sophisticated and complex measurements are required.

  • Calibrates and maintains equipment and devices according to Standard Operating Procedures.

  • Sends raw materials to test lab according to QC test specification requirements.

  • Forwards documentation to test labs as required, releases material disposition notices and applies approval stickers to inspected materials.

  • Troubleshoots basic assay and equipment problems.

  • Analyzes problems encountered in the performance of testing and issues the proper documentation and recommendations.

  • Issues non-conformance report as needed upon inspection of material.

  • May perform verification of customer returns.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Associates Degree or college level course work in assigned technical discipline preferred.

  • 3+ years production or clinical laboratory experience, QC inspection experience preferred.

  • Working knowledge of quality systems, and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

  • Ability to use/operate lab and/or test equipment and tools utilized in basic inspection tasks including optical dimensioning equipment for electrical/mechanical inspection tasks.

  • Knowledge of SolidWorks CAD software for electrical/mechanical inspection, preferred

  • Ability to read and interpret electronic and mechanical drawings.

  • Ability to extract, verify and compile information from a variety of sources to be applied in the completion of multi-step procedures.

  • Proficient at troubleshooting problems to the component level and performing root cause analysis.

  • Computer skills including Microsoft office tools-Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

  • Good analytical and organizational skills.

  • Knowledge of ERP system, SAP desirable.

  • Professional and effective verbal and written business communication skills, required.(English)

  • Possesses tact and diplomacy.

  • Ability to resolve issues in effective/practical ways.

  • Possesses positive attitude, a team player striving to achieve department goals and objectives.

  • Ability to prioritize work.

  • Accurate and detail-oriented.

  • Ability to analyze data and resolve issues in effective/practical ways.

  • Team player/ flexible/ attentive to detail and quality minded

Vaccination Requirement: 


Due to the higher threat of more infectious and deadly COVID-19 variant strains emerging, Bio-Rad has a mandatory vaccination policy requiring its US employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. New hires will be asked to upload their vaccination card into our electronic database hosted by ClearPass, who specializes in securing electronic medical information, within 3 days of their start date. With this policy, Bio-Rad joins a growing list of companies that are prioritizing sound science and available facts to best ensure the ongoing safety of its employees and the community.


About Bio-Rad:


Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.

Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.

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Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.