Media Prep/ Cleaning Supervisor, Central Services, 2nd Shift

Arranta Bio
Gainesville, FL
Jul 14, 2021
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time


Arranta Bio is a rapidly growing and dynamic bio-pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO). Our vision is to be the best in class CDMO providing development and GMP manufacturing services to microbiome innovators within the pharmaceutical industry. Therapies focused on the human microbiome are exhibiting incredible potential towards revolutionizing disease etiology and associated medical treatments. Arranta Bio’s mission is to build a world class organization which provides microbiome bio-pharmaceutical innovators with a single source of supply from early process development through clinical and commercial GMP finished product.


Arranta hires people who are committed and passionate to the goal of bringing life enhancing products to patients. We want top talent who will render ideas and a relentless desire towards accomplishing our mission; when a job becomes a passion, it makes you feel ALIVE.

Here at Arranta Bio, we embrace ALIVE – our core values that we live and breathe daily! We are Agile, Leading, Innovating, Value Creating, and Engaging.

We embrace our challenges as opportunities.

We are empowered to think and act.

We never settle; we strive to improve through purposeful creativity.

We build aligned teams who learn, grow, and deliver.

We are committed to building strong relationships.

 Are you ready to come ALIVE with a daring and intrepid team?  Don’t wait another minute; Apply today!


 The Media Prep / Cleaning Supervisor will supervise essential support activities for our Manufacturing and Process Development teams in the preparation of all media and buffers, and in the cleaning and sterilizing of glassware, consumables and cGMP Manufacturing Rooms. The Supervisor will be accountable for adhering to the production and cleaning schedule, overseeing a team of 3 – 4 Central Services Associates while ensuring the highest standards of workplace safety and product quality are adhered to. They will provide the leadership, management and experience necessary to support the Process Development and Manufacturing areas, procedure generation and training to ensure that the technical transfer, scaleup and commercial manufacturing operations are completed on-time and right the first time.


• Supervise all day-to-day media and buffer preparations to ensure delivery of departmental commitments to achieve company objectives
• Supervise all day-to-day cGMP Manufacturing Suite cleaning in accordance to the disinfection schedule
• Generate and revise internal and external documents (SOPs, BRs)
• Troubleshoot process and equipment problems; Work with Facilities and Validation to maintain manufacturing equipment and escalating when necessary.
• Work closely with production management for current and new manufacturing projects and help develop processes/techniques to meet contract objectives and avoid operational delays
• Ensure staff are fully trained on all cGMP manufacturing operations and documentation and adhering to safety guidelines
• Support all planning, scheduling, and production functions to ensure adequate materials, equipment, and personnel are available to meet the production and cleaning schedule
• Support and enforce a culture of compliance and continuous improvement regarding Safety and Quality
• Ensures Key Performance Indicators are adhered to
• Focuses on continuous improvement.

• Support all planning, scheduling, and production functions to ensure adequate materials, equipment, and personnel are available to meet the production and cleaning schedule
• Evaluate the functional strengths and developmental areas in the GMP manufacturing team and focuses on continuous improvement

Experience and Skills

 • Associate degree in a Scientific, Engineering or Biotech field B.S. in Biology, or related field preferred.
• 3+ Years cGMP or Laboratory Experience in a leadership role
• Operational Excellence, such as 6S, experience a plus
• Excellent documentation skills including comprehension, review & establishing Batch Production Records, SOP’s, deviation & summary reports
• Good laboratory skills and excellent record keeping, including GDP, is required.
• Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment.
• Regular and reliable performance and attendance required.
• Team player
• Ability to handle multiple tasks while remaining focused
• Reliable, dependable, and organized



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
• The employee is required to walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
• The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
• Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus.
• No travel required.
• Communicate using telephone and e-mail.


  • Phone reimbursement policy for qualified individuals
  • Free parking
  • Highly competitive healthcare with many plan options:
  • Medical (HMO/PPO/EPO)
    • Dental
    • vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for medical expenses and dependent care expenses
  • Up to 10 weeks of 100% paid maternity leave
  • 2 weeks of 100% paid paternity, domestic partner, & adoption leave
  • Educational assistance program
  • 401k (traditional and Roth offered) with 100% match on first 5% deferred.
  • A suite of Arranta Bio paid insurance coverage, including life insurance, short-term and long-term disability
  • Voluntary legal assistance plan
  • Employee Referral program
  • Competitive PTO plan, in addition to 10 company paid holidays (includes 2 floating holidays)