Processing Technologist I Job in Whitby for Thermo Fisher Scientific |

Processing Technologist I

November 24 2021
Industries Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology
Categories Trades, Manual, Operator, Machinist, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Whitby, ON

Processing Technologist I

This is a 12-month contract role and requires individuals to be flexible to work in all the 3 shifts (Morning, Afternoon and Night) on a rotational basis.

How will you make an impact?

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $35 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 90,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit

What will you do?

Safely manufactures high-quality pharmaceutical products according to established schedules.


  • Processes/manufacture products in accordance with written processing orders.
  • Prepares manufacturing areas and equipment for the production of pharmaceutical products.
  • Cleans processing equipment and rooms in accordance with written Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and established Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
  • Ensures product quality meets the standards of Patheon, our clients, and applicable regulatory agencies including, but not limited to the Health Products and Food Branch Inspectorate (HPFBI), United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA), and European Medicines Agency (EMEA).
  • Follows the required Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements.
  • Performs alternating or rotating shift work

How will you get there?


  • A high school diploma/General Educational Development (GED) Certificate is required.
  • Minimum 1-year experience in pharmaceutical, food or cosmetic related manufacturing.
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Must be able to work well with limited supervision in a team environment.
  • Good organizational, documentation and housekeeping skills.
  • Mechanical interest/aptitude.
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices and safety standards.
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Proficiency with the English language.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 90,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply now!