Manufacturing Associate II – Purification - Newark, CA | Biospace
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Manufacturing Associate II – Purification

Revance Therapeutics, Inc.

Location:
Newark, CA
Posted Date:
11/21/2016
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
6072
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Associate, Manufacturing, Purification,

Job Description

Position Summary:

You will be a part of the manufacturing organization and provide hands-on execution of tasks related to the cGMP manufacture of biopharmaceuticals working in bacterial fermentation, purification and/or fill-finish.

Essential Functions:

•   Operate in clean room environment.
•   Assist or perform routine procedures following written instructions (SOPs, batch records, solution documents, protocols, etc.)
•   Ensure compliance with established internal control procedures.
•   Troubleshoot equipment and manufacturing processes.
•   Routine assembly/disassembly and cleaning of manufacturing equipment.
•   Assist in the execution of process, equipment and cleaning validation.
•   Write and revise SOP's and Batch Records.



Requirements

Preferred Experience:

•   3+ years experience with pharmaceutical or biotechnology manufacturing processes; or equivalent education, training, and experience.
•   Hands-on experience in a cGMP environment
•   Hands-on experience with fermentors at 100L scale or greater preferred
•   Hands-on experience with cGMP UF/DF and chromatography equipment preferred.
       o   GE Life Sciences column hardware and Unicorn based HPLC systems.
•   Experience with process development, transfer, and optimization a plus.
•   Experience with execution of validation protocols a plus.
•   Experience working with potent/toxic agents a plus

Preferred Education:

•   Bachelor’s degree in biological sciences, chemical engineering or related discipline

Preferred Additional Skills (i.e., Computer):

•   Excellent communications skills and good attention to detail.
•   Ability to work in fast paced, dynamic, team environment.
•   Ability to handle multiple projects at one time.
•   Basic knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
•   Ability to lift 25 pounds and stand for extended periods of time.
•   Flexibility in job responsibilities and scheduling is encouraged to meet business needs.