Manufacturing Technician

Location
Cranbury, NJ
Posted
May 19, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Job Summary:

Responsible for manufacture of biologics products performing activities within production facilities to support manufacture of upstream/ downstream operations according to current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Has performed aseptic technique, is able to identify unacceptable practices and make spot corrections to performance
  • Operates , maintains and troubleshoots process equipment
  • Performs solution and material preparation
  • Participates on and assists with technical transfer and validation activities
  • Uses most support systems (e.g. LIMS) with some demonstrated proficiency
  • Identifies and understands acceptable and unacceptable practices and is able to make on the spot corrections to performance
  • Perform job specific tasks in compliance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), applicable Regulations, International Standards, and WuXi Biologics Policies and Standard Operating Procedures and Batch Records (BRs)
  • Suggests and participates in continuous improvement ideas and suggests solutions to technical problems
  • Cross trains in other areas and may be utilized to perform above job functions across the entire site
  • Performs well under direct supervision and starts to work independently on basic tasks and processes
  • May be required to work Holidays and weekends, overtime, and outside normal business hours
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • HS Diploma required, AS/BS/BA in Science related field preferred;
  • 2-5+ years relevant technical experience; Possesses basic technical knowledge and background in the industry
  • Understands aseptic technique concepts
  • Understands the basic operations and functions of equipment
  • Understands the concept of and has performed or experience with manufacturing processes and methods
  • Understands of Good Laboratory Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Possess basic computer skills and able to efficiently use basic Microsoft applications

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to work in environment with variable noise levels
  • Must be able to work in Lab setting with Biohazards /various Chemicals
  • Must be able to wear appropriate PPE
  • Ability to stand /Sit/walk for long periods of time
  • Clarity of Vision
  • Ability to identify and distinguish colors
  • Must be able to perform activities with repetitive motions
  • Ability to climb Ladders / Stairs / Scaffolding
  • Ability to work in variable temperatures high to freezing