Manufacturing Technician 4

Posted 04 Mar 2022

Carlsbad, California - United States

Req Id 242931

Details

 

A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.


We are offering a $5,000 sign-on bonus for those that qualify.

 

Your Role

 

The Manufacturing Technician 4 position will be the primary coordination point for GMP Manufacturing of biologics at the Carlsbad site.  This person will support projects in conjunction with other GMP Manufacturing personnel (Sr. Specialists, Supervisors, Managers).  Tech 4 roles will assume decision-making authority as delegated by management and can include interaction with clients.  This role will prepare suites for manufacturing, prepare and autoclave tubing assemblies, and to operate in a safe manner for the employee and others in the GMP Manufacturing suites. The employee must have the ability to perform very complex tasks with attention to detail. The employee must be self-motivated, work well in a group, and communicate well with all levels of the operations team.

 

The Manufacturing Technician 4 Upstream will guide the process through all phases and facets of cell culture from vial thaw, through expansion and production bioreactors, followed by clarification and TFF (UF/DF). This role may also assist with any manufacturing role as needed including buffer/media preparation, downstream operations, and fill/finish/inspection.

 

May need to work off-shifts, weekends, and additional hours as needed.

 

 

Physical Attributes:

  • Ability to perform moderate physical activity

 

Who You Are

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree
  • 4+ years experience of biomanufacturing production in cGMP environment
  • 4+ years experience with sterile cell culture and aseptic operations in a BSC/LFH (biosafety cabinet, laminar flow hood)
  • 3+ years experience drafting and revising Standard Operating Procedures or Batch Records
  • 4+ years experience basic troubleshooting of cell culture systems
  • 4+ years experience compliance with safety guidelines

 

OR

  • High School Diploma
  • 8+ years experience of biomanufacturing production in cGMP environment
  • 4+ years experience with sterile cell culture and aseptic operations in a BSC/LFH (biosafety cabinet, laminar flow hood)
  • 3+ years experience drafting and revising Standard Operating Procedures or Batch Records
  • 4+ years experience basic troubleshooting of cell culture systems
  • 4+ years experience compliance with safety guidelines

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Project Planning and Scheduling
  • Disposable bioreactors (50 to 1000L SUB), viral vector manufacturing experience
  • Experience with TFF Hollow Fiber (UF/DF), Filtration, Depth filtration, operations 
  • Experience with sterile fill filtration of media and buffers

RSRMS

 


 

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

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