Technical Operations II, Liquid Dose Manufacturing

Employer
Pfizer
Location
Andover, Massachusetts
Posted
Nov 22, 2021
Ref
4831153
Hotbed
Genetown
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

Technical Operations 2 of Biotherapeutics Drug Product Manufacturing is a GMP Drug Product manufacturing position responsible for the execution of batch records following site approved standard operating procedures (SOP) inside the Andover Liquid Dose Manufacturing Facility (AN-LDM).  This position will maintain and prepare equipment, formulate buffers, aseptically fill and inspect drug products manufactured in the AN-LDM according to approved SOPs and batch records.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

This position will be performing and learning basic techniques, processes, and operations for preparing sterile medicines and formulation equipment. Work is performed in strict compliance with manufacturing standards and all regulatory requirements.

  • Responsible for the equipment preparation, formulation and filling of biologic drug products in the AN-LDM Facility. 

  • Responsible for completing all OJT's (On the Job Training) and tasks required to perform job duties which include: documentation, computers, equipment, work practices within aseptic areas, and production of all defined routine products.

  • Demonstrates ability to properly problem solve work-related issues, work with an appropriate level of independence, exercise good judgment/decision making, and effectively work with team members.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with peers, supervisors, and interdepartmental support groups.

  • Adaptability to changing work assignments and priorities.

  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills and acts as a team player to effectively collaborate with others in a complex, multi-discipline organizational model.

  • Able to identify opportunities for continuous improvements and enable implementation.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Biotechnology Certificate

  • Demonstrated understanding of cGMP compliance as related to manufacture of biologics.

  • Prior experience and understanding of working under cGMP regulations.

  • Prior pharmaceutical experience.

PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Role tasks will include frequent bending, lifting (up to 50 pounds) and twisting motions.

  • Ability to stand for several consecutive hours.

  • Absence of any medical restrictions which could restrict completion of all required duties.

  • Must be able to meet gowning requirements.

  • Ability to read, understand and follow written instructions.

  • Pass eye exam for visual inspection of drug products.

NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • 2nd shift (1pm-9:30pm)

  • Occasional weekend and overtime as required.

Additional Posting Information

  • Last Day to Apply: December 7, 2021

Pfizer requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment.  As required by applicable law, Pfizer will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.

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EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.  Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA.  Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

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