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Production Technician-Temp to hire

10X Genomics

10X Genomics

Pleasanton, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, November 9, 2023

10x Genomics is looking for an outstanding individual to join its consumables manufacturing team. In this role, the individual will be responsible for 10x consumable coating, and assembly. This position may require extended periods of sitting or standing and extensive work using laboratory and packaging equipment.

This will be a non-exempt temp position with a possibility of conversion. Individuals applying to this position should have a basic understanding of industry manufacturing workflow and ERP system. This individual must be a self-starter, quick learner and detail oriented, work well in a team atmosphere, have good communication skills, ability to adapt and thrive in working at a fast-paced environment.

What you you will be doing:

  • Execute production operations according to defined procedures and ensure the integrity and quality of products
  • Ability to operate and maintain laboratory to clean room standards required in the production of Life Science products
  • Process work orders accurately using an ERP system in a timely manner
  • Maintenance of production batch records and good documentation skills required
  • Assist in coating of glass slides and other materials
  • Assembly of slides into semi-finished and final packaging format using semi-automated equipment
  • Operate liquid handling robotic system and complex manufacturing equipment for production under supervision
  • Ability to set up and operate scientific and packaging equipment and handle simple troubleshooting
  • Perform formulation of reagent consumables
  • Handling of corrosive and flammable chemicals
  • Handle glass product with care
  • Perform preventive maintenance on some lab equipment
  • Provide feedback to improve process quality and efficiency
  • Accurate tracking of inventory

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school education / Associate Degree or above
  • Strong team player and detail oriented
  • Good communication skills
  • Relevant experience in a production environment working with standard production control tools – ERP (Oracle or SAP), inventory control, and work orders
  • Ability to read and understand SOPs and equipment user manual
  • Ability to enter data into electronic tracking systems like Excel
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work load to meet strict deadlines under supervision
  • Desire to be part of a rapidly evolving organization and taking products and processes to the next level

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in assembly automation, reagent formulation, Food Packaging products or related field preferred


About 10x Genomics

At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.

We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask. Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions, pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.

Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.