Cepheid Virtual Interviews
Date: Wednesday, June 30, 2021
What We're Hiring For
Manufacturing Associate - All Shifts Available (Newark)
Manufacturing Associate - All Shifts Available (Sunnyvale)
Manufacturing Associate - All Shifts Available (Lodi)
After signing up, you will be sent an email with instructions on how to connect.
Please be prepared to join the virtual interview from a quiet place using a desktop or mobile device with a working speaker, microphone, and camera. Check to see if your network connection can support an online session. A plugged in ethernet cable or a strong WiFi network signal will help avoid time delays during your conversation.
What to prepare for the interview
Interview dress code
Casual (come as you are, but please be presentable)
At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. Our molecular diagnostics products are increasing opportunities to improve patient survival and quality of life, by enabling medical providers to identify and treat diseases early. Passionate people who want to generate positive change in health care will find many opportunities here.
As part of the Danaher family of companies, our work at Cepheid is supported by a global science and technology innovator. In addition to Danaher’s unrivaled leadership training and professional development programs, this relationship also provides expanded career opportunities across industries and brands. Together, we are united by a shared purpose: Helping Realize Life’s Potential.
What is a virtual interview?
Virtual interviews help employers connect with job seekers when they are not in the same physical location. Since hiring is a human process, employers would like to talk with you online (chat, video or phone) to see if you meet the requirements for the job.
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Do you have a high school diploma or GED?
Are you able to lift, carry push or pull weights up to 25 lbs?
Are you able to wear specific PPE which may include: hair net, mask, safety glasses, clean room gown, gloves, boots, and shoe covers?
Are you able to effectively and fluently read, write and speak English?
Do you have a minimum of 6 months previous experience in Clean Room, Healthcare/Medical, or similar Environment?
Now Offering a $500 Sign-on Bonus!
Education and Experience (in years):
Manufacturing or Production related experience
High School diploma/GED or equivalent experience
Preferably experience in clean room assembly or Manufacturing in the medical device, pharmaceutical or biotech industry, OR equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience in FDA or Kema audits
Knowledge and skills:
Ability to read drawings.
Understands Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Documentation Practice (GDP)
Must be a team player and able to demonstrate willingness and ability to provide assistance to co-workers.
Ability to clearly and effectively communicate with peers, supervisors, manufacturing engineers, stockroom managers and leads. Able to understand instructions and batch records written and spoken in English.
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Ability to pay close attention to detail.
Basic Computer Skills
Ability to solve basic math problems
Able to identify each station of the machinery.
Must be able to lift 25 lbs. Must be able to stand for several hours. Work may involve repetitive arm/wrist motions.
Ability to work directly with, handle or come into contact with chemicals or reagents.