Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Associate

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Manufacturing
  3. United States
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Posting date: 23 Apr 2019
EN.SB.22913_1556018525

ProClinical are currently recruiting for a Scientific Manufacturing job on behalf of a top 10 global pharmaceutical company located in Gaithersburg, MD. Our client has a vacancy for a Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Associate to perform production operations including fermentation or cell culture operations, preparation of media and buffer solutions, chromatographic separation, filtration and concentration operation, etc as well as being involved in both start-up and product changeover activities. This role will be on a 6-month contract with the possibility to extend.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of senior personnel, performs production operations including fermentation or cell culture operations, preparation of media and buffer solutions, chromatographic separation, filtration and concentration operation, etc as well as being involved in both start-up and product changeover activities.
  • Completing daily manufacturing tasks per standard operating procedures and batch document instructions.
  • Monitors critical process parameters Documenting all manufacturing activities clearly and accurately.
  • Ensures all processing equipment and materials necessary are adequate and available to set the team up for success.
  • Ensures all production activities are completed in a safe and compliant manor.
  • Maintain and prepare high quality documentation.
  • Dispense large and small amounts of raw materials
  • Perform CIP and SIP of product tanks
  • Work with hazardous materials under the appropriate safety procedures
  • Performs other functions as necessary or as assigned.
  • Maintain at least an 95% cGMP training proficiency to ensure compliance

Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum Level of Education - BS/BA or Associates Degree with 0-4 or more years of directly related experience.
  • Degree in other discipline (or lack of degree) may be considered if sufficient technical depth has been achieved from professional experience
  • Biopharmaceutical processes are acknowledged to be more complex than chemical or pharmaceutical processes.
  • Besides normal processing, multiple validation studies, scale up activities, and other trouble shooting activities may also be occurring 0-4 years prior manufacturing experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry, with the demonstration of a high level of performance
  • Understanding of the basic FDA cGMP regulations - Biopharmaceutical processes are acknowledged to be more complex than chemical or pharmaceutical processes Biopharmaceutical processes are held to tight, critical specifications in which one minor change can affect the overall yield and/or quality of the product
  • Strong verbal and written skills. Must be able to follow detailed processing instructions as well as accurately documenting all necessary documentation.
  • Ability to work a shift that covers a 24/7 operation
  • Ability to lift and carry materials weighing as much as 50lbs.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.
In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Sarah Beshara on +1 267-477-3355 or upload your CV on our website - www.proclinical.com.
A full job description is available on request.
ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

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