Supervisor Biotech Production (Wed - Sat, 1st shift)

Rensselaer, New York, US
May 18, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: Supervises both clinical and commercial manufacturing production operations.

This is a 1st shift, Wednesday-Saturday position, in Cell Culture

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Supervises all aspects of respective areas of operations.
• Supervises Leads and Biotech Production Associates I-IV.
• Reviews and edits batch records in accordance with cGMP standards.
• Ensures availability of production batch records for upcoming lots.
• Schedules shift duties and batch tasks based on master production schedule.
• Ensures equipment readiness and coordinates regular equipment maintenance and calibrations; troubleshoots equipment.
• Performs cGMP audits of production area.
• Performs personnel management functions including time sheet submissions, scheduling of vacations, personnel development, disciplinary actions, hiring, terminations, and performance evaluations.
• Schedules individual and ongoing training.
• Ensures that safety standards are maintained.
• May assist in production as needed.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:
• Coordinate, organize and assign daily activities of operations.
• Ability to provide feedback and career counseling.
• Ability to effectively manage high-stress situations.
• Ability to motivate employees and build team morale.
• Strong leader and teacher.
• Demonstrate flexibility during ambiguous situations.
• Ability to identify problems and escalate accordingly.
• Continuously drive to improve processes for improved performance.
Education and Experience:
• Requires BS/BA in Life Sciences or related field with 2+ years of relevant cGMP manufacturing experience and some previous supervisory/leadership experience. Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 13305BR