Bioprocess Technician III

Employer
Pfizer
Location
Sanford, North Carolina, United States
Posted
Sep 12, 2020
Ref
4791944
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

Role Summary

Candidate will be on a team of technicians, assigned to manufacture biopharmaceuticals within a state of the art facility. The candidate will be responsible for operating equipment, completion of support tasks and at times the oversight of assigned activities, in order to obtain the production plan of record. Primary responsibilities will be related to process support (e.g. cleaning, autoclave, washers, buffer, and media preparation). Candidate will be accountable for the required training, documentation and technical completion of work as required in a regulated cGMP environment. \\

Role Responsibility

Following SOP's, procedures and utilize automation (Delta V) in order to operate equipment and complete assigned tasks in a cGMP environment. The position will be responsible for the operation and troubleshooting of biopharmaceutical equipment in fermentation, purification of microbial organisms, and process support (ie. autoclaves, washers, Clean-in-place (CIP) and Steam-in-place (SIP), single use mixers, portable vessels etc.). The position will be responsible for general housekeeping, stocking and cleanliness of the cGMP facility. Participate in continuous improvement initiatives when opportunity arises. Report to management any potential or actual deviations from regulatory requirements.

Qualifications

Education: High School Diploma required

H.S. 0-1 years of work experience, preference is in a cGMP environment but not required.

A.A. or A.S. in Math Biology or Science (preferred) with 0-1 years of work experience

B.A. / B.S. with no work experience required

Moderate repetitive standing, sitting, bending, ladder climbing, pushing and lifting (up to 40lbs) required on a daily basis.

Ability to perform mathematical calculations, follow procedure, complete proper documentation and learn new processes.

Non- Standard work schedule:

Currently, the role is 16/5 coverage via 8 hour rotating shifts (1st and 2nd) with overtime to Nov 2020. Starting in Nov 2020, position moves to fixed 12-hour night shift on 24/7 operation.

 

 

  • Last Date to Apply for Job: 22 September, 2020
  • Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

 


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