cGMP Associate Production Scientist

Posted 25 Oct 2022

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

Req Id 256930

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. 


Your Role: 

The Associate Production Scientist at MilliporeSigma is responsible for the manufacturing of active biopharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) Chemicals and bulk pharmaceuticals regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  The Associate Scientist is responsible for following manufacturing protocols, consistent with and established according to current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) and ensuring the accuracy of documentation.

 

Essential job functions:

  • Perform production operations and responsibilities, potentially in the presence of the Customer, as well as effectively communicating production status to Manufacturing Supervision
  • Provide technical leadership during the manufacturing process
  • Acquire equipment and ensure cleaning protocols have been performed and logged
  • Ensure production areas, chemicals, and equipment are staged and ready for production operations
  • Perform necessary analytical tests and evaluate results during a production operation 
  • Advise chemical processors for critical, in-process decisions based on analytical results
  • Write and revise Master Manufacturing Formulas
  • Prepare and review Operating Procedures to ensure compliance with FDA and cGMP guidelines

 

12-hour overnight shift (6pm-630am)

Two-week rotation: Week 1 (Monday/Tuesday/Friday/Saturday) Week 2 (Sunday/Wednesday/Thursday)

 

Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, or other life science discipline

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ year GMP experience
  • Detail oriented with excellent organizational, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Logical approach to problem solving
  • Customer interaction potentially elevates the responsibilities of this position

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!

If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit https://www.emdgroup.com/en/company/press-positions.html

If you are a resident of Colorado or New York City, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance

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.

As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

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