AbbVie

*Manufacturing Technician I

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Branchburg, NJ, United States
Posted
Sep 14, 2020
Ref
201724
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

Job Description

Position Description

The Manufacturing Technician I is responsible for the aseptic manufacturing of tissue based products for the regenerative market. Incumbent should be trained in clean room operations, aseptic technique and working with bio-hazardous material. Position involves Operating simple and complex processing equipment. Ability to follow instructions of the Group Leader/Supervisor while inspecting the quality of raw and finished goods. Demonstrate steady progress and willingness to learn all equipment and jobs in the assigned manufacturing and sanitation of clean room facilities as required.

Main Areas of Responsibilities
  • Precisely follow company standard operating procedures for the manufacture of tissue based products
  • Operates heat sealers, biohazard laminar flow hoods, bar code scanners, aspiration systems, weighing scales and orbital shakers
  • Observes and monitors the quality of raw finished goods before, during and after production
  • Records information on batch records, equipment and cleaning logs, and other documents
  • Uses computers and Oracle to enter data and generate reports
  • Maintains inventory of processing supplies
  • Responsible for the sanitization of the facility
  • Complies with cGMP's and ISO requirements where applicable in the facility


Qualifications

Requirements

The following listed requirements need to be met at a minimum level to be considered for the job:
  • Minimum of one year of related experience
  • Must have willingness to learn all equipment and jobs in the assigned processing area
  • Must be willing and able to work with potentially biohazardous materials, including cadaveric tissue
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication, critical thinking, arithmetic and proper business etiquette skills
  • Previous experience with record keeping
  • The Manufacturing Technician I position exists for the manufacture of human and porcine based tissue products. Ability to work in a confined atmosphere and it requires lifting up to 30 pounds of boxes and materials off racks
  • The position involves frequently sitting, walking, reaching, stooping, squatting, crouching, kneeling, crawling and stair climbing and has the ability to use fine motor skills to operate equipment and/or machinery


Preferred Skills/Qualification

The below skills are attributes that may not be mandatory, but are definitely desired in the ideal candidate.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cGMP's


Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.