Formulation Technician IV - Lead (Wed - Sat 6:00 Am - 4:30 Pm)

Lsne Contract Manufacturing Bedford , NH 03110

Posted 2 months ago

Thrive in the dynamic and challenging environment of a contract development and manufacturing organization. Driven to excel through self-leadership and thriving team engagement. If this describes you, then look no further than LSNE. We have the experience, expertise and a successful track record in completing development of life-changing pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Together with our clients, we work to bring about treatment of many forms of cancers, Diabetes, communicable diseases, and many other illnesses. Come make a difference. Your work will matter and your contributions will be significant in these endeavors.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package and a very generous paid time off benefit. Join our team!

JOB SUMMARY

The Formulation Technician IV leads others in a variety of complex tasks under general guidance and in accordance with the manufacturing instruction set inclusive of current GMP/ISO requirements and standards and following all safety. Guidelines of LSNE. With general supervision, the technician leads and performs all manufacturing operations including but not limited to work functions in equipment prep, dispensing, dissolution, formulation, purification, and aseptic compounding activities for biopharma and medical device products. Addresses non routine matters. Utilizes technical knowledge and experience to resolve complex manufacturing problems. Monitors personnel interaction to ensure proper behaviors. Escalates matters requiring resolution by management. Works with, reviews and revises master production records and standard operating procedures. Trains and guides less experienced personnel. Is a model of the Guardian values and behaviors.

JOB DUTIES

  • Maintains and adheres to safe work habits and all applicable LSNE safety procedures and guidelines. Is proactive in identifying safety risks and alerts management to take corrective action

  • Maintains weekly/daily schedule up to date and provides direction to team

  • Works with management to provide a positive culture within operations

  • Has ownership for the daily formulation activities to ensure scheduled all scheduled tasks/events are completed

  • Is responsible for critical steps in the formulation process including but not limited to, lab setup and process flows, in-process testing, API dissolution and final QS while ensuring safety, batch integrity and prevention or errors that could lead to product and or finical loss

  • Initiate the production of batch documentation used for engineering and cGMP production

  • Prepare and update Master Production Batch records and SOPs accurately for communicating and initiate the documentation change process for needed documentation changes

  • Complete executed Batch Records accurately and completely prior to submission to supervision for review

  • Comply with all area SOPs and ensure logbooks are completed, and adhere to cGMP requirements

  • Author process deviations when these occur within the department, participate in investigations, and contribute to identifying corrective and preventative actions

  • Cross train to increase technical skills across the department

  • Trains others on the team, and ensures proper training completion within the team prior to assigning tasks

  • Accountable for timely communication to management and clients of issues, challenges as well as opportunities for process improvements.

  • As a member of the manufacturing team, you will perform other manufacturing tasks for example filling, capping etc., as needed.

  • Work with enabling groups to improve/implement processes.

  • Other duties as assigned

EDUCATION

  • High School education or AS degree or BS degree in Chemical Engineering/ Bio Chemistry or other industry related discipline is preferred

EXPERIENCE

  • Experience and knowledge of formulation/compounding tools and equipment

  • Minimum 3 year's work experience in formulation within a GMP environment preferably in fill finish pharmaceutical operations

  • Leadership experience in a lead or supervisor type role preferred

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple projects and activities

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office suite is preferable

QUALITIES

  • Attention to detail and positive attitude are key attributes

  • Able to follow rules and regulations perfectly

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Able to stand for long periods of time, the majority of the work shift

  • Able to lift 30lbs repeatedly

  • Able to wear PPE (mask, gloves, respiratory)

COMMUNICATIONS & CONTACTS

  • Works directly with aseptic and non-aseptic personnel. Works closely with Quality Assurance, MTS, Validation etc.

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