Thermo Fisher Scientific Biopharmaceutical Technician II in Saint Louis, Missouri
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 6:30pm-7:00am 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 focus on 'right the first time' executions. 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).
How will you get here?
HS diploma required
Associates Degree in a relevant scientific discipline or Bachelor's degree in Biology, Biochemistry or Chemistry preferred.
2-3 years of relevant lab experience in a related field or industry required
Experience in manufacturing and/or GMP environment
Proven reliability with the ability to deliver on identified objectives
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Mechanical Skills/ Analytical Skills
Strong math skills
strong prioritization skills
strong communication (written and verbal)
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 mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
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