Manufacturing Associate

Job Code:

M1038

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Post Date:

October 20, 2021

JOB DESCRIPTION

The successful candidate for manufacturing associate will execute the daily manufacturing schedule communicated by the Manufacturing Supervisor to include but not limited to cell expansion, bioreactor operations and purification techniques (TFF and Chromatography) for viral vector manufacturing processes.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Read and understand technical documentation and execute written instruction

  • Learn and put into practice cGMP principles

  • Learn and qualify on proper aseptic technique

  • Plan, organize and maintain material inventory for manufacturing processes

  • Clearly communicate problems and observations with management from other departments

  • Basic knowledge (or ability to learn) of GMP, FDA and EMA regulatory requirements applicable to Biologics including Gene/Viral therapy products focusing on Upstream/Downstream Operations

  • Basic knowledge (or ability to learn) of the manufacturing process and has the ability to use the latest technologies.

  • Expected work schedule: Any combination to include but not limited to M-F, Alternating Days, 8, 10, and 12 hours shifts.  Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays. 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • AS/BS in Biotechnology, Biology, Chemistry, or equivalent.  Preferred area of study:  Science related discipline.  High School Diploma or Equivalent may be considered with relevant experience.

  • 0-2 years experience in manufacturing (Min. 2 years experience without AS/BS); GMP setting preferred, previous upstream and/or downstream experience preferred.