Associate Director Biotech Production

Rensselaer, New York, United States of America
Jul 04, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Summary: Directs all facets of production of recombinant proteins in Rensselaer

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Provides leadership, vision, and management to the manufacturing team.
• Directs manufacturing of recombinant proteins according to approved protocols, regulation and schedule.
• Develops schedules, detailed production plans and material requirements.
• Communicates well with supervisor of major problems regarding schedules and materials.
• Implements new recombinant protein production processes transferred by the Process Development team.
• Guides and oversees Validation activities involving Manufacturing equipment and processes.
• Interfaces with other departments, such as Facilities, Process Development, Process Analytical Sciences, Regulatory, Quality Assurance and Quality Control.
• Ensures the effective use of material, equipment and personnel in producing quality products.
• Formulates and recommends manufacturing policies, schedules, procedures and programs.
• Performs personnel management functions including scheduling of vacations, personnel development, and performance evaluations.
• Leads routine meetings to track key manufacturing and support activities.
• Recommends capital expenditures and aids in the realization of capital projects.
• Ensures that safety standards are maintained.
• Tracks and trends relevant technical and business process metrics to ensure operations are performing effectively and efficiently.
• Prepares and administers expense and capital budgets.
• Performs cGMP audits of production area.
• Represents manufacturing during regulatory and client audits.
• Provides technical input to resolve process problems.
• Develops and implements comprehensive manufacturing activities reports.
• Writes, reviews and/or approves Standard Operating Procedures, specifications, regulatory filing or other controlled documents as needed.
• Develops department goals, objectives and metrics.
• Works closely with staff to develop and manage individual goals and objectives.
• Leads and implements continuous improvement initiatives.
• Performs other tasks as required.

Education and Experience:
• Requires BS/BA in any of the physical or biological sciences, or chemical engineering, and 10 years of biopharmaceutical/biotech experience in a GMP production facility or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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