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Manufacturing Engineering Technician


TriLink Biotechnologies

Job Location

10770 Wateridge Circle, Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92121
United States

Job Description

TriLink BioTechnologies is actively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic through vaccine and diagnostic programs.

TriLink BioTechnologies, a Maravai LifeSciences company, is seeking a Manufacturing Engineering Technician to join our growing team.   This role is responsible for providing daily support to sustaining efforts in a high throughput manufacturing environment. You will troubleshoot issues, coordinate, and perform preventative maintenance on mechanical, electrical, and fluidics systems within a quality system. You will also apply organic chemistry principles in troubleshooting manufacturing and equipment process issues. 


  • Coordinate scheduling between manufacturing and vendors to ensure preventative and unplanned maintenance is completed
  • Operates and performs troubleshooting activities in compliance with the quality system
  • Collects and audits data to maintain the engineering maintenance database
  • Perform documented and undocumented maintenance activities
  • Troubleshoots mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, fluidic, and optical equipment systems with minimal guidance
  • Schedules maintenance and support with vendors
  • Make suggestions for continuous improvement and cost savings
  • Collaborates with other groups cross-functionally to manage support to achieve production goals
  • Manage spare parts and lab supplies to support production areas
  • Work with a team and individually to solve complex problems
  • Execute multiple assigned activities in parallel to support production and engineering improvements


  • High School or Associate Degree
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of experience in a manufacturing setting - Pharma, Semiconductor, or GMP Experience is a plus
  • Familiar with reading and interpreting vendor documentation as well as schematics
  • Strong organizational skills needed
  • Ability to use PC with Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Flexibility to work a shift as defined by manufacturing schedules

TriLink BioTechnologies is a rapidly growing biotech firm in San Diego, CA, that offers competitive wages and a full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, LTD, and a retirement plan. 


TriLink BioTechnologies is an EEO employer.


About Our Organization

TriLink BioTechnologies, a Maravai LifeSciences company, offers mRNA and oligo solutions as comprehensive CDMO services and an expansive stocked menu - to accelerate research, diagnostic, and therapeutic applications. TriLink has paved the way with industry-leading technology, consistent high quality, and ready access to expert scientific support.