Cell Processing Technician

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 31 Jan 2024

Cell Processing Technician - Contract - Onsite

Proclinical Staffing is seeking a Cell Processing Technician to join a cutting-edge biotech company. This is a contract role located in Philadelphia, PA.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Minimum A.S. degree in biology, chemistry, or related technical field, or equivalent industry experience.
  • Minimum of 0-2 years of experience in biopharmaceutical based GMP manufacturing operations, including experience in cell culture and associated downstream processing.
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge of aseptic processing in cleanroom environments is preferred, but not required.
  • Able to accurately perform basic math, including fractions, decimals, and percentages.
  • Able to work effectively with team members and show initiative to assist others on the team when needed
  • Able to work successfully in a fast-paced team-oriented environment.
  • Quality mindset, familiar with 21 CFR Part 11 and standard GxP best practices and FDA regulations.
  • Must adhere to our core values, policies, procedures, and business ethics.
  • Aseptic Processing Technicians are required to work their assigned schedule. This position is currently for regular work week hours (1st shift M-F); however, due to the nature of processing schedules, must be willing to move to a 2nd shift, weekends, evenings, and holidays, as needed. It is also expected that regular work weeks may change and may involve shift changes (i.e. Tuesday to Saturday). May be required to work overtime.
  • Able to read, write and understand English, and be proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • This is a 2nd shift position working a 4 day week - Tuesday - Friday 5pm - 3am
  • This position will start out on day shift but will go to a 2nd shift after training.

The Cell Processing Technician will:

  • Complete training sessions and ensure training documentation is maintained.
  • Proficiently carry out procedures to achieve a consistent, error-free execution of daily job assignments
  • Work as part of a team to produce each lot; accurately and fully complete batch records, forms, and documentation.
  • At all times, understand and comply with quality standards and safety guidelines
  • Perform materials stocking, kit preparation, reagent preparation, cleaning activities, and equipment maintenance.
  • Identify errors and report them promptly to lab management. Participate in root cause analysis and implement corrective actions.
  • Adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), including Good Documentation Practices (GDP).
  • Other duties as assigned.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Mike Raletz at (+1) 267-428-7770 or m.raletz@proclinical.com.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.