We are currently seeking a Biomanufacturing Intern to join our team! The Biomanufacturing Intern will work daily within Aldevron's labs performing tasks associated with Aldevron's Research Grade (RG) services. This individual will become familiar with most of Aldevron's products and be able to perform most tasks associated with the purification of plasmid DNA. The purpose of this Internship is to expose individuals to a broad array of Biomanufacturing activities to cultivate a positive learning environment, while contributing to overall organizational goals.
About the Role:
Perform various manufacturing tasks in accordance with Aldevron Standard Operating Procedures
Review daily work instructions and organize individual daily workflow
Document production activities in the Aldevron Internal Database
Complete work independently under daily written direction from the Production Supervisor(s)
Organize and maintain Buffer Preparation area
Assist with fermentor vessel and column cleaning, column resin preparation and packing
Execute Research Grade projects with either upstream or downstream tasks and all special considerations associated with:
Upstream: Transformation, subculture, cell banking, shake flask growth, fermentation, and cell harvest
Downstream: Project set up, lysis, anion exchange chromatography, hydrophobic interaction chromatography, thiophilic absorption chromatography, diafiltration, and small scale processing
Perform Quality Control assays in accordance with standard operating procedure for interim testing of manufactured product
Perform final adjustment and formulation, dispensing, and labeling of manufactured products
High School Diploma required
Pursuing a degree in Biology or Molecular Biology
Maintain a 3.0 or higher
Involved in extra curricular activities preferred
Why Join Aldevron?
You want meaningful work. We are in a landmark moment in the history of life science, and Aldevron is at the center of it.
You want to plant your career in a growing company. We are growing fast. We have limitless opportunities for people who are ready to roll up their sleeves and jump in.
You are excited to learn every day. At Aldevron, no day is the same. Our team comes to work ready to learn and overcome new challenges with teamwork and a passion to make lives better.
Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our success. Join us today!