Pilot Plant Technician

Lab Support
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

* Independently executes all routine unit operations in Purification including change-over procedures, scheduling within the shift team, equipment cleaning and set up.

* Able to perform in-process testing such as cell counting, spectrophotometry and environmental monitoring.

* Monitors and controls weights, flows, volumes, temperatures, pressure, and pH.

* Identify and report any issues related to manufacturing performance, process and safety to the team lead and assist in investigations of deviations in order to facilitate continuous process improvement.

* Train junior staff on unit operations such as bioreactors, cell separation, chromatography and tangential flow theory as well as CIP/SIP operations. All training will be conducted with an emphasis on safety and completion of operations in a timely manner.

* Collaborates within team and department in order to follow best practices and meet department goals.

* Report any issues related to manufacturing performance, process and safety to the manager in order to ensure safety, compliance with regulations and cGMPs and to facilitate continuous process improvement.


* Experience working with established GMP procedures and bulk manufacturing.

* Technical knowledge of manufacturing systems, methods and procedures.

* Understanding of purification/cell culture processes.

* Possess effective troubleshooting skills with equipment and/or process.

Education: Bachelors Degree with a focus in Biopharmaceuticals or Biochemistry

Hours Per Week: 40.00

Hours Per Day: 8.00

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