Manufacturing Technician V- 2nd Shift

Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Mar 29, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
AbbVie is seeking a Manufacturing Technician to perform functions associated with cGMP manufacturing operations within the biologics production facility in Worcester, MA. This resource will be working with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks, as well as performing rework and quality testing related to the production of parts, components and final materials. Uses sophisticated programs (such as LIMS, SAP, automated control systems, etc.) to collect and evaluate operating data, which can be used to conduct on-line adjustments to products, instruments or equipment. Determines and may assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process.

Key Responsibilities Includes :
  • Shipping finished materials.
  • Maintaining inventory levels.
  • Sampling of in process and raw materials.
  • Running glass washer / autoclave.
  • Buffer / media preparation.
  • Equipment preparation (CIP / SIP).
  • Cell culture (from vial thaw to production scale).
  • Column chromatography.
  • Tangential flow filtration.

Position will be hired based on level of experience.
Qualifications Basic:
  • BS (or equivalent experience), with 6+ years area specific relevant experience.
  • As a highly skilled specialist, contributes to the development of concepts and techniques.
  • Completes complex tasks in creative and effective ways.
  • Consistently works on complex assignments requiring independent action and a high degree of initiative to resolve issues.
  • Makes recommendations for new procedures.
  • Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.
  • Assists Supervisor in planning and leading area activities.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled