Manufacturing Associate


Manufacturing Associate 
20-08279
San Carlos, CA
 
We are looking for energetic and talented team players to join our growing Manufacturing group. As a Contract Manufacturing Associate, you will work in support of the daily operations in the Manufacturing area, including Upstream and Downstream processes.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Perform various manufacturing tasks such as operating, troubleshooting, sterilizing, maintaining, preparing, and cleaning of various process equipment such as stirred-tank bioreactors, media/buffer solutions, disc stack centrifuges, homogenizer, pelletizer, dryer, TFF skid, chromatography systems, parts washers, and CIP systems, under the guidelines of established SOPs and cGMP regulations.
  • Reliably and consistently execute well defined SOPs and batch records. Accurately document data and complete batch records.
  • Crosstrain in various manufacturing operations including media/buffer prep, fermentation, and purification
  • Draft and revise SOPs and batch records.
  • Support cross functional groups such as QA, QC, Facilities, Engineering, and PD.
  • Train new employees
  • Conduct and execute validation studies and protocols as needed.
  • Schedule: 4 days a week, 10 hour shifts, must be available to work say, swing, and graveyard shifts. This role is eligible for overtime and shift differential.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in a biological sciences discipline or equivalent strongly preferred. 
  • 1-4  years of relevant experience in a cGMP manufacturing or pilot plant environment highly desired.
  • Must be available to work graveyard shift and be flexible to work modified work shift as required (eligible for overtime and shift differentials).
  • Experience with bacterial fermentation and purification a plus.
  • Detail oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to lift 25 pounds and stand for extended periods of time.
 
 

Job Details

Job Type: Contract
Location: San Carlos, CA
Job ID: 20-08279
Date Updated: November 19, 2020