Disposible Culture Tube - Mechanic (3rd Shift)

Rockwood, TN posted on January 2

Entry Level Pay Rate - $/hr

Successful completion of probationary period brings an additional $.25/hr

About Us

DWK Life Sciences, LLC (formerly Kimble Chase) is a global company with 900 employees at five ISO 9001 registered operating facilities on three continents.   

DWK is the leading producer of the most comprehensive range of laboratory and scientific glassware, specializing in a broad range of reusable, disposable and specialty glassware for the pharmaceutical, environmental, petrochemical, life sciences, education and chromatography markets.

With over 100 years of manufacturing experience, 10,000 products and infinite years of experience, that’s the DWK advantage. We put a world of excellence in your hands.


DWK offers a comprehensive benefits package that is a significant piece of our total compensation program. Benefits include, but are not limited to:

  • 401(k) with a 50% match of your first 8% deferred
  • An additional 3% employer contribution each pay period
  • Medical (including prescriptions), Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Short and long term disability
  • Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • On Site Medical Clinic (Rockwood, TN)

Job Summary 

This job works: 8pm-6am Sunday-Wednesday

The primary function of this job is monitoring assigned machines for productivity, waste, and quality.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

The essential functions of the position include but are not limited to:

  • Monitoring machine productivity, waste and quality.
  • Performing machine changeovers.
  • Performing preventive maintenance.
  • Feeding of raw materials as required.
  • Adhering safety and housekeeping expectations.


  • Six months continuous employment within the past year.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Previous Manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Mechanically inclined preferred