We are seeking a Senior Bioreactor Technologist to be responsible for the operation of mammalian cell culture production processes in compliance with cGMP regulations.
Prepare, assemble, pressure hold, SIP, and sterility test 20L to 2500L bioreactors.
Prepare buffers and supplements for production.
Perform daily monitoring of process.
Maintain production batch records and documentation.
Carry out large-scale cell culture harvest.
Perform post production cleaning of equipment.
Draft/revise Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and batch records as needed.
Initiate Change Controls and Non-Conformance Reports (NCRs) as needed.
Minimal work on weekends and/or holidays will be required on a rotational basis.
Bachelor’s degree in biotechnology, biology, or related discipline, with 2 years of hands-on experience in cGMP industry; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Cell culture experience strongly preferred.
Strong aseptic technique experience is a must and demonstrated ability in documentation and knowledge of cGMP cell culture production.
Must be adept at using hand tools.
Must be able to exert 50-100 pounds of force occasionally and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force regularly to move and lift heavy objects.
Must have good oral and written communication skills.
Must be organized and be able to troubleshoot.
Must have the ability to work both in a team and independently.