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Manufacturing Technician

TeraPore Technologies

TeraPore Technologies

South San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, August 11, 2023

TeraPore Technologies is a venture-backed startup developing cutting edge nanoseparations materials for the biopharmaceutical market and beyond. Our team is comprised of scientists, separation experts, and biopharma industry veterans, all passionate about enabling safer, cleaner life science products.

TeraPore is seeking a self-motivated Manufacturing Technician. In this role you will be involved in building and testing our in-house membrane devices. You will be working in a small team environment with a multitasking culture.


  • Main responsibilities include assembly of multiple form factors of our VF clinical scale devices to meet production demand.
  • Suggest routes for assembly process optimization and improvement.
  • Performing routine maintenance on assembly equipment
  • Maintaining and updating inventories to update management on progress.
  • Review SOPs and write manufacturing reports.
  • Entering, recording, storing, and maintaining information in written and electronic form.
  • Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.
  • Perform all duties with accuracy and good lab practice.
  • Report results and any deviations from standard protocols to technical management
  • Constructive and cooperative working relationships with peers and supervisors.


  • Demonstrated experience in either a chemical lab or manufacturing environment.
  • Critical thinking skills – the ability to notice when something isn’t right and stopping work to verify next steps.
  • Must be self-motivated and work independently to achieve production objectives.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to read and understand information presented in writing.
  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Significant attention to detail and accuracy in reviewing and following protocols and SOPs.
  • Be able to routinely lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Works well in an interdisciplinary and dynamic small-team environment.
  • Complies with company policies and practices with an emphasis on safety and quality standards.


  • Associate's degree in a technical field or 2+ years’ experience in a manufacturing position.
  • Experience with laboratory, pilot or chemical operations (especially chemical synthesis) is a plus.
  • Experience with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and/or quality control (QC) is desirable.