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Production Technician II - (Frederick, MD)

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Location:
Frederick, MD
Posted Date:
6/25/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
R-007979
Salary:
Required Education:
Associates Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

                             
                                       Location:Frederick, Maryland, United States
Job reference: R-007979

Posted date: May. 22, 2017

                                                     
                           


 

   At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We’re focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. We commit to those areas where we think we can really change the course of medicine and bring big new ideas to life. As a Production Technician II in Frederick, MD you’ll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives.  

   Operations at AstraZeneca is a truly world-class business unit. It offers one of the most exciting, fast paced, challenging and rewarding work environments in the world of operations, supply chain and manufacturing.  

   Main Duties and Responsibilities  

   Scope  

 

   As the Production Technician II, you will be responsible for the following:  

 
       
  •      Qualified in Prod Tech duties    
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  •      Demonstrated ability to perform all process steps of upstream / downstream / central services production operations    
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  •      Primary trainer of those with less experience (and may act as interim Lead as required)    
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  •      Ability to generate SOPs, MPRs, and SPRs for equipment and procedures used in the manufacture of biological based products    
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  •      Execution of validation protocols as required    
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  •      Execute projects with minimal instruction and management oversight    
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  •      Other duties as assigned or identified    
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Requirements

   Essential Requirements  

   Knowledge  

 
       
  •      Considerable knowledge of the job    
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  •      Complete acquaintance with and understanding of the general and detailed aspects of the job, and their practical applications to problems and situations commonly encountered    
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  •      Advanced knowledge of cGMP standards    
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  •      Advanced equipment knowledge to perform first line trouble shooting and root cause analysis    
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   Problem Solving  

 
       
  •      Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions    
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  •      Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations    
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   Preferred Education  

 
       
  •      BS/BA degree preferred Associates degree and High School Diploma acceptable with experience    
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   Preferred Years of Experience  

 
       
  •      1-3 years of experience with Bachelors, 2-4 years of experience with Associates, 5-7 years of experience with High School Diploma    
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   Desirable Requirements  

   Freedom to Act  

 
       
  •      Limited supervision and no instructions needed on routine work    
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  •      General instructions given on new lines of work or special assignments    
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   Impact  

 
       
  •      Errors may be difficult to detect and would normally result in loss of material or equipment down-time    
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   Interpersonal Communication  

 
       
  •      Contacts are frequent with individuals representing other department, and/or representing outside organizations    
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  •      Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data on matters of moderate importance to the function of the department or which may be of sensitive nature, requiring some explanation or interpretation    
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   Supervisory / Management Skills  

 
       
  •      Good organizational skills    
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  •      Basic first-line management skills for daily operation    
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  •      Situational Self Leadership    
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   Next Steps – Apply today!  

 

   To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience – it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity.  If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.  

   AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.  

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