Manufacturing Technician-Formulation

Bio-Techne Devens , MA 01434

Posted 3 months ago

Job Details

Level: Experienced

Job Location: Devens

  • Devens, MA

Position Type: Full Time

Education Level: High School

Salary Range: Undisclosed

Travel Percentage: None

Job Shift: Day

Job Category: Operations


By joining the Bio-Techne team you will have an impact on future cutting-edge research. Bio-Techne, and all of its brands, provides tools for researchers in Life Sciences and Clinical Diagnostics.

Position Summary:

The Formulation Manufacturing Technician is responsible for the weighing, formulation, and testing of solutions. The Formulation Manufacturing Technician completes complex formulation records according to cGMP/ISO standards. Provide written documentation of required data throughout the formulation process in accordance to established SOPs, Work Instructions and cGMPs/ISO standards.

Key Responsibilities:


  • General
  • Able to oversee and support Formulation activities to support the Team Leader

  • Identify document improvements and revise as needed.

  • Set up and build product of low up to moderate complexity

  • Assist in training of personnel in the Formulation Department.

  • Compile, analyze and report on data of low to moderate complexity

  • Ability to be analytical and predictive on processes based on experience

  • Demonstrates EPIC values in daily work

  • Knowledge of multiple processes or products

  • Work independently with minimal supervision on moderately complex tasks

  • Prioritizes own work to meet deadlines and complete multiple tasks effectively and efficiently

  • Propose and implement process improvements

  • Demonstrates good to strong technical knowledge

  • Troubleshoots issues arising in daily work based on prior experience

  • Consistently demonstrate meeting quality requirements in daily work

  • Executes weekly schedule with minimal direct supervision

  • Majority of time is spent working independently

  • Communicate effectively across groups and sites

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Responsibilities Formulation

  • Execute formulations per approved work instructions

  • Prepare and test formulations according to written procedures.

  • Prepare production equipment for formulation and filling operations.

  • Perform daily QC calibrations and testing on laboratory instruments.

  • Assist in managing the daily formulation workload to meet production schedule.

  • Wash Laboratory and formulating area glassware.

  • Clean formulation laboratories per approved procedures.


Education and Experience:

  • 4-year science degree with a minimum of 1+ years relevant experience

  • High school and associate's degree with minimum of 3+ years of relevant experience

  • Able to work in a team environment. Ability to communicate professionally and in a positive manner.

  • Must have strong math skills.

  • Must have strong oral and written English language skills and the ability to read and comprehend the English language.

  • Able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds and stand for long periods of time.

Education and Experience:

  • 4-year science degree with a minimum of 1+ years relevant experience

  • High school and associate's degree with minimum of 3+ years of relevant experience

  • Able to work in a team environment. Ability to communicate professionally and in a positive manner.

  • Must have strong math skills.

  • Must have strong oral and written English language skills and the ability to read and comprehend the English language.

  • Able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds and stand for long periods of time.

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