Drug Product Manufacturing Technician (Level III)

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Manufacturing
  3. Iceland
Posting date: 26 Jun 2019

A speciality biopharmaceutical company is currently seeking a Drug Product Manufacturing Technician (Level III) to join their office in Reykjavik. This organisation is renowned for its work on high-quality biosimilar products, ranging across the value chain from cell line development to commercial manufacturing. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a dynamic and upcoming company and bolster a career in the biosimilar space.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the DPM Team Leaders and DP Manufacturing team ensure the requirements of the DP manufacturing schedule are achieved in a safe and cGMP/regulatory compliant manner.
  • Establish and lead the manufacturing team to achieve the DP manufacturing schedule by engaging, motivating, and empowering them.
  • Assist in the training of staff members, ensuring that Manufacturing Technicians are properly trained for their job functions and that the training is documented in a compliant manner.
  • Act as an SME author/reviewer and/or approver for written procedures, SOPs etc., in span of expertise.
  • Ensure the DP manufacturing suite and equipment are maintained in a state of Inspection readiness at all times.
  • Training, coaching, and mentoring less experienced members of staff.
  • Contribute to the smooth technical transfer of new processes/product into manufacturing.
  • Identify process improvement and waste elimination opportunities to help create and maintain a lean, flexible, and agile manufacturing facility.
  • Deputise for DPM Team Leader as required.
  • Engage in pre- and post-production activities, including performing line clearances of the manufacturing areas.
  • Clean and prepare areas for production, including equipment preparation using autoclaves, VPHP chamber, and washers.
  • Oversee weighing and compounding activities, including the set-up of filters.
  • Oversee aseptic manipulations outside the filling suites.
  • Oversee the coding and labelling of vial and syringe products using the dedicated equipment.
  • Monitor the environmental and building monitoring systems.
  • Complete all batch related documentation, including forms and logbooks.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BSc or Diploma in a Technical Discipline (e.g. pharmacy, biotechnology, biochemistry, engineering or a related field).
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in (bio)pharmaceuticals.
  • Demonstrable project management skills.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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