Biopharmaceutical Technician II (Cell Culture/Harvest)

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Saint Louis , MO 63150

Posted 2 months ago

Job ID :
79704BR

Location :

US - Missouri - St. Louis

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Job Description

Biopharmaceutical Technician 2, Cell Culture-Harvest

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Location/Division Specific Information

St. Louis, MO

How will you make an impact?

  • This position will be a 12-hour shift from 6:00am-6:00pm on a rotating schedule*

The candidate will be responsible for the performance of operations in support of the manufacture of Commercial and Clinical Biologics. He/She will be responsible for following Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and carrying out a variety of functions related to Upstream (cell culture) biopharmaceutical manufacturing, with a primary focus on Harvest. Additional tasks may include but are not limited to activities such as propagation of mammalian cell culture, conducting aseptic cell culture operations, and execution of large scale production bioreactors (50L - 2000L).

What will you do?

  • Execution of manufacturing batch records, work instructions and/or SOPs, with minimal instruction on a day-to-day basis and a focus on proactive 'right the first time' executions. Assist with batch record reconciliation.

  • Assist in all Department functions, such as maintaining suite, supplies, equipment, logbooks and data in accordance with site SOPs and policies.

  • Documentation of all activities to meet cGMP requirements. Execute document reviews and revisions. Daily record review, tasks, and databases. Actively provide feedback.

  • Critical evaluation of processes, including foresight and thinking ahead.

  • Complete preventative maintenance and work notifications tasks on time. Perform equipment testing and routine trouble-shooting.

  • Ensure tasks are executed with a method of prioritization - interpret production schedules and complete tasks accordingly.

  • Participate in shift exchanges, 1-1's, meetings, attend meetings as necessary to facilitate area needs based on changes, etc. (lean activities).

  • Perform timely consumption of materials and completion of quality documentation in appropriate systems

  • Identify deviations and aid in investigations/root cause analysis. Work to complete documentation of deviations and events in appropriate systems

How will you get here?

How will you get here?

Education

  • High school degree required. Bachelor's degree in science or engineering preferred.

Experience

  • 1-2 years of relevant experience in a related field or industry required

  • Experience in GMP environment preferred

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Skills

  • Mechanical Skills/ Analytical Skills

  • MS Office

  • Strong math skills

  • strong prioritization skills

  • detail oriented

  • results driven

Abilities

  • ability to read, write, and communicate in English
  • reliability
  • strong communication (written and verbal)
  • effectively multi-task
  • able to work in an environment of change
  • able to work independently and as part of a team
  • able to recognize problems developing, not just occurring

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular missionenabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


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