Validation Technician II (Calibration)- Whiptail Facility

Posted 20 Apr 2022

Carlsbad, California - United States

Req Id 245992

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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.     


Your Role:

MilliporeSigma is seeking a Validation Technician II for the new Carlsbad Viral Vector Whiptail Manufacturing Facility. This position is responsible for performing calibration activities and temperature mapping and ensuring that these activities are consistent with user’s/manufacturer’s requirements and site quality standards.

  • Calibrate, maintain, and troubleshoot equipment as per site requirements
  • Establish calibration specifications that account for process tolerances and equipment manufacturer’s tolerances
  • Review calibration certificates generated by contractors for accuracy, completeness, and technical elements
  • Coordinate calibration activities with vendors
  • Maintain calibration schedule in equipment database like RAM to avoid any overdue events
  • Maintain Metrology standards in a controlled and calibrated state
  • Write and execute equipment calibration procedures that are effective, efficient and in alignment with industry best practices
  • Support validation engineers for equipment qualification and commissioning activities
  • Interact with cross-functional groups to coordinate activities and ensure effective communication
  • Write calibration procedures for instruments
  • Effectively solve technical problems and form solutions/plans to mitigate issues independently

 

Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • 5+ years of experience in Biotech/Pharma/Medical Device or other Health Science industry
  • 4+ years of experience performing calibration activities and scheduling vendor calibration in cGMP facility
  • 3+ years of experience using asset management systems such as Blue Mountain RAM
  • 1+ years of experience writing technical documents for calibration and validation

OR

  • Associate Degree
  • 3+ years of experience in Biotech/Pharma/Medical Device or other Health Science industry
  • 4+ years of experience performing calibration activities and scheduling vendor calibration in cGMP facility
  • 3+ years of experience using asset management systems like Blue Mountain RAM
  • 1+ years of experience writing technical documents for calibration and validation

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Temperature mapping experience
  • Experience in Biologics manufacturing
  • Experience in operating Building management system
  • Experience in new building start-up

 

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

 

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