Manufacturing Technician I (HYAFF)

Location: Bedford, MA

Position Scope:

The HYAFF Manufacturing Technician has primary responsible for the activities and procedures required for the manufacturing of fiber and film based textile products. The position works under close supervision and follows established procedures in the execution of daily activities. 

Specific Tactical Responsibilities:

  • Operates production equipment according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Batch Records, Manufacturing Directions (MD), and Manufacturing Operating Procedure (OPM)
  • Performs cutting, slitting, fiber and film extrusion, and/or packaging of textile woven and non-woven products
  • Performs scheduled cleanings and sterilization of equipment
  • Adheres strictly to written work instructions to perform solvent recovery, clean out of place, clean in place of complex equipment and components
  • Assists with troubleshooting and resolution of process related issues
  • Records data into Batch Records, log books and OPM’s
  • Documents all work activities according to Good Documentation Practices
  • Reports procedural deviations and nonconformance to management
  • Maintains current training on all assigned procedures to include read & understood, skills development and classroom training activities as required 

Job Complexity:

The position works on assignments that are routine in nature where cGMP experience is required to perform work activities.  The HYAFF Manufacturing Technician I normally receives detailed instruction on routine work and training on new assignments. 

Supervisory Responsibilities:


Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent experience
  • 0 – 1 years related experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work flexible hours to complete work activities
  • Must possess good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to gown and gain entry to biotechnology/pharmaceutical manufacturing areas; ability to wear personal protective equipment such as safety glasses/goggles, gloves and safety shoes
  • Ability to lift, pull or push equipment requiring up to 25-50 lbs; ability to stand for 6 hours in a production suite
  • Ability to climb ladders and work platforms
  • Ability to work around chemicals (alcohols, acids & bases)
  • Ability to work flexible hours to complete work activities

Desired Experience, Knowledge, and Skills:

  • Manufacturing experience in a medical device industry
  • Experience working in a clean room or using aseptic technique 
  • Experience using commercial scale automated equipment
  • Ability to perform computerized transactions and maintain spreadsheets are a plus 

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we do not tolerate discrimination based on characteristics such as age, gender, gender identity and expression, genetic status, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, disability, military status, family status, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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