Inspection Technician

Location
East Greenbush, New York
Posted
Nov 15, 2021
Ref
REGEA0026R5432
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

 We are currently looking to fill an Inspection Technician. Regeneron successfully manufactures a range of biopharmaceuticals for patients worldwide, including our approved therapeutic proteins and those involved in clinical studies. Our Inspection Technicians perform all tasks necessary for internal filled container inspection processes. They work individually, and as part of a team, to manually inspect liquid and lyophilized vials and liquid syringes. Our Inspection Technicians operate and maintain semi-automated and fully automated inspection equipment. They seek to understand and develop proficiency in a wide range of processes or procedures of increasing complexity. They apply their experience and skills to provide recommendations and solutions and also train and provide guidance to other colleagues.

As an Inspection Technician, a typical day might include the following:

  • Performs the visual inspection of liquid and lyophilized vials and liquid syringes using manual inspection booths and/or semi-auto inspection machines.

  • Operates automatic inspection equipment.

  • Performs line clearance and cleaning activities of inspection booths and semi-auto and auto inspection machines.

  • Supports the load and unload of inspection equipment when not performing visual inspection activities.

  • Reviews, edits, completes and revises completed batch records, logbooks and SOPs in accordance with cGMP standards and compliant with written procedure.

  • Completes training and maintains required qualifications for visual inspection.

  • Coordinates to ensure process areas are stocked with essential equipment and components and ensures equipment and process operational readiness.

  • Reconciles components and product according to SOP and Batch Record requirements.

  • Ensures all tasks are performed in a manner consistent with cGMP SOPs and safety standards.

  • Participates in equipment start-up, commissioning and validation activities.

  • Assists with troubleshooting in case of equipment failure.

  • Gathers, trends, and analyzes process generated data

  • Supports investigations associated with internal inspection activities.

  • Documents all training.

  • Assists with training of new employees as directed.

  • Assists and contributes in all areas of visual inspection as needed.

  • Travel (domestic and international) may be required to support new equipment purchases and/or training.

  • Must be able to lift/push/pull at least 40lbs.

This role might be for you if:
  • You are able to pass a visual acuity exam according to SOP requirements.

  • You have knowledge of cGMP manufacturing environment and familiarity with visual inspection of liquid and lyophilized products.

  • You demonstrate strong interpersonal, cross-cultural, communication, negotiation and problem-solving skills.

  • You exhibit confidence, have a high emotional IQ and demonstrated ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness.

  • You are able to gain understanding from provided instructions and work towards established goals individually or as part of a team.

  • You understand and listen to team members and stakeholders’ needs while supporting a positive team environment.

To be considered for the Inspection Technician you must have the following; Level I - HS diploma/GED/Leaving Cert; 0-2 yrs experience, college degree may be preferred; Level II - HS diploma/GED/Leaving Cert; 2+ yrs experience, college degree may be preferred; Level III - HS diploma/GED/Leaving Cert; 4+ yrs experience, college degree may be preferred; Level IV - HS diploma/GED/Leaving Cert; 6+ yrs experience, college degree may be preferred.

Level is determined based on qualifications relevant to the role

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.