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Job ID:  57063
Date:  Nov 22, 2022
On Site
Job function:  Manufacturing
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Manufacturing Technician (Chemical Operations) 2nd shift- Exton, PA

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Production Technician - 2nd Shift/Chemical Operations
Location: Exton, PA

2nd shift: Mon - Fri 2:00 PM to 10:30 PM

Accustomed to working in regulated Production environments and following SOP’s?  We are seeking a self-starter with a keen sense of quality and safety. Having a mechanical aptitude and process mindset, you can achieve great things with us. 


What is in it for you

  • Competitive Pay
  • Paid holidays, 18 days of paid time off
  • Full healthcare benefits including medical care, dental care, eye care and life insurance (eligible on first day – no waiting period)
  • 401K with generous company match

You will be responsible to:

  • Performing hands-on synthesis of DSM Biomedical products in accordance with the DSM Quality System and established operating procedures.
  • Process support (+50% trained on some aspects of multiple processes).  Can handle processes such as reactors, purification, slurries, adjustments, running extruders independently.
  • Hazardous waste non-HAZWOPER required.  Support Sr. Tech, Chemist and Engineer activities Provide sifting, packaging, extruding support as required.
  • Deals with somewhat complex problems that must be broken down into manageable pieces. Sees relationships between problem components and prioritizes them. Utilizes knowledge, experience, and available resources, including process engineer and chemist to find solutions.
  • May participate in development of improvements and help implement change. 
  • Collaborates with team; shares relevant information with those who may be affected by decisions. Participates in formal or informal group problem solving for immediate issues.


 We bring:

  • A social, supportive environment.
  • A safe, inclusive workplace where you feel totally welcomed.
  • A commitment to ethics and integrity.
  • The chance to collaborate with diverse teams of talented colleagues.
  • A variety of health initiatives (e.g., Virgin Pulse).
  • Medical benefits to ensure your health and wellbeing. 

You bring:

  • HS diploma or equivalent required.
  • Requires knowledge of learned routines, procedures, practice and more complex skills.  Training in certain procedures or equipment required.
  • 2+ years relevant experience in a chemical manufacturing process operation.
  • Experience with chemical safety and hygiene to support general manufacturing processes and demonstrated ability to learn and work safely.
  • Accommodate 2nd shift hours - Mon-Fri 2:00 PM to 10:30 PM. Some flexibility will be needed.
  • Good documentation and communication skills required and aptitude and ability to follow written technical instructions.
  • Punctual, self-starter, dependable and detail oriented. 
  • Ability to lift and handle weights up to 50 pounds.
  • Accustomed in using MS Word, Excel and Outlook


About DSM Biomedical
DSM Biomedical is the world’s unrivaled biomaterials expert and committed partner in driving sustainable innovation in healthcare. For more than 30 years, the company has been at the forefront of biomaterial science and process innovation, and the leading resource for global medical device and pharmaceutical companies. As a strategic partner with an approach driven not only by market dynamics but by the unique needs of every customer, DSM Biomedical brings an unparalleled breadth of product portfolios, proprietary manufacturing and processing capabilities, world-class IP, and extensive regulatory experience and expertise. Furthermore, DSM Biomedical’s products and services are recognized for their unmatched quality, consistency, and performance in multiple markets across the globe, supporting their company-wide vision of solving the world’s healthcare needs through sustainable science. To learn more, visit


Apply now to and build a brighter future for yourself, for our business and for the world.




Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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