Automation Operator

Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Operations
New Brunswick
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Automation Operator

Fredericton, NB

Reference # AM-13960


Since their initial launch in 2003, LuminUltra has been a leading manufacturer and thought-leader in the biotech industry, developing technology-based products and services to help people, companies, and organizations all over the world. Headquartered in Fredericton, New Brunswick, they are a global company with satellite operations in Baltimore, Paris, London and Melbourne.


Armed with dedicated ownership, a talented team, and a solid foundation, their best-in-class solutions are now being used in the fight against COVID-19. By expanding their capacity to produce 500,000 tests a week for labs across the country, they are leading the charge to protect Canadians and defeat this pandemic.


Now, on their behalf, we are currently recruiting for a Automation Operator to join their team of passionate and talented individuals.


As a key member of LuminUltra’s Commercial Team, the Automation Operator will have the following responsibilities:

  • Operate capping and labeling / packaging machinery;
  • Cap and label finished products through capping and labeling machine or manually when needed;
  • Monitor the production line to ensure the capping / labeling process is running effectively and efficiently;
  • Maintain and clean the machinery regularly;
  • Print labels for products, while also maintaining label printer;
  • Using caution and care, package materials and prepare orders for shipment;
  • Place materials or products safely and securely in to appropriate packaging;
  • Shrink wrapping or shrink banding various products, including chemical reagent products in preparation for shipment;
  • Keep working areas clean and organized;
  • Follow appropriate procedures to minimize risk of microbial contamination;
  • Follow OH&S and other applicable policies, procedures and regulatory requirements.


As the ideal candidate, you possess the following qualifications and skills:

  • Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment and handling sensitive materials is an asset;
  • Experience operating automation line equipment is an asset;
  • Must be willing and available for shift work;
  • Strong hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity ability;
  • Able to work in a physically demanding, fast-paced environment;
  • Must be well organized, detail-oriented and able to manage time effectively to meet demands and tight deadlines;
  • Strong communication skills with a team-oriented mindset;
  • Self-motivated and will take initiative to complete tasks with minimal direction, with a willingness to go above and beyond.


If you are ready to make a difference and be a part of the next chapter in LuminUltra’s rapid growth trajectory, then connect with us today!


To express interest in this opportunity please apply online by clicking “Apply Now” below:

For more information about this exciting opportunity, please contact Austin McLennan, Senior Consultant, at 902-424-1103 and or Jessica Severeyns, Recruitment Specialist at 902-421-1310 and, or please apply online by clicking the "Apply Now" button below. If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let Austin or Jessica know.


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