Manufacturing Associate/Sr. Manufacturing Associate (Contract) - San Carlos, CA | Biospace
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Manufacturing Associate/Sr. Manufacturing Associate (Contract)

Sutro Biopharma, Inc.

San Carlos, CA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Contract, Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

Sutro Biopharma, Inc. is looking for energetic and talented team players to join our growing Manufacturing group.  Our manufacturing facility is located in San Carlos.  As a Manufacturing Associate, you will work in support of the daily operations in the Manufacturing area, including Upstream and Downstream processes.

•   Perform various manufacturing tasks such as operating, troubleshooting, sterilizing, maintaining, preparing, and cleaning of various process equipment such as stirred-tank bioreactors, media/buffer solutions, disc stack centrifuges, homogenizer, pelletizer, dryer, TFF skid, chromatography systems, parts washers, and CIP systems, under the guidelines of established SOPs and cGMP regulations.
•   Reliably and consistently execute well defined SOPs and batch records. Accurately document data and complete batch records.
•   Crosstrain in various manufacturing operations including media/buffer prep, fermentation, and purification.
•   Draft and revise SOPs and batch records.
•   Support cross functional groups such as QA, QC, Facilities, Engineering, and PD.
•   Conduct and execute validation studies and protocols as needed.


•   Bachelor’s degree in a biological sciences discipline or equivalent strongly preferred.  
•   At least 1 year of relevant experience in a cGMP manufacturing or pilot plant environment highly desired.
•   Experience with bacterial fermentation and purification a plus.
•   Open to work Days, Swings or modified shift (three 12s).
•   Detail oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills.
•   Able to lift 50 pounds and stand for extended periods of time.

Sutro provides a competitive benefits package that includes a choice of health, dental, and vision insurance.  Please submit resume for Req. #1708 to Please visit our website at for more information.  Local candidates SF Bay Area, no relocation.