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The Manufacturing Technician 4position will be the primary coordinationpoint for GMP Manufacturing of biologics at the Carlsbad site.This person will support projects in conjunction with other GMP Manufacturing personnel (Sr. Specialists, Supervisors, Managers). Tech 4 roles will assumedecision-making authority as delegated by management and can include interaction with clients. This role will prepare suites for manufacturing, prepare and autoclave tubing assemblies, and to operate in a safe manner for the employee and others in the GMP Manufacturing suites. The employee must have the ability to perform very complex tasks with attention to detail. The employee must be self-motivated, work well in a group, and communicate well with all levels of the operations team.
The Manufacturing Technician 4 Upstream will guide the process through all phases and facets of cell culture from vial thaw, through expansion and production bioreactors, followed by clarification and TFF (UF/DF). This role may also assist with any manufacturing role as needed including buffer/media preparation, downstream operations, and fill/finish/inspection.
May need to work off-shifts, weekends, and additional hours as needed.
Ability to perform moderate physical activity
Who You Are
Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent work experience
4+ years' experience of biomanufacturing production in cGMP environment
4+ years' experience with sterile cell culture and aseptic operations in a BSC/LFH (bio safety cabinet, laminar flow hood)
3+ years' experience drafting and revising Standard Operating Procedures or Batch Records
4+ years' experience basic troubleshooting of cell culture systems
4+ years' experience compliance with safety guidelines
Experience with Project Planning and Scheduling
Disposable bioreactors (50 to 1000L SUB), viral vector manufacturing experience
Experience with sterile fill filtration of media and buffers
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