AbbVie

Technician, Manufacturing III/IV (All Shifts)

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Worcester, MA, United States
Posted
Oct 05, 2020
Ref
1905060
Required Education
Associate 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 .

AbbVie Bioresearch Center (ABC) is looking for Manufacturing Technicians III/ IV to join their team in Worcester, MA. The Manufacturing Technician performs functions associated with cGMP manufacturing operations within the biologics production facility, including 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. Additionally, the Manufacturing Technician 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. Lastly, the Manufacturing Technician determines and may assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • 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.


Available Shifts:

  • 5x8, Monday- Friday (6:00am- 2:30pm)
  • 5x8, Monday- Friday (2:00pm- 10:30pm)
  • 4x10, Sunday- Wednesday (6:00am- 4:30pm)
  • 4x10, Sunday- Wednesday (4pm- 2:30am)
  • 4x10, Wednesday- Saturday (6:00am- 4:30pm)
  • 4x10, Wednesday- Saturday (4pm- 2:30am)


Qualifications

Positions will be hired based on level of experience.
  • Associates Degree or equivalent certifications with typically 4+ years of relevant experience; Bachelors Degree (highly preferred) with typically 2-4+ years of relevant experience.
  • As a skilled specialist, completes tasks in resourceful and effective ways.
  • Works on assignments requiring considerable judgment and initiative.
  • Understands implications of work and makes recommendations for solutions.
  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments.
  • Often acts as a facilitator and team leader.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Travel
No
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
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.