Posted to MedZilla on 7/26/2017


United States, Manufacturing Technician EN_CF_12832-MZ


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Manufacturing Technician to join a global biopharmaceutical company based in La Verne, CA. A very patient-focused company, who scientific research has resulted in 15 marketed products that are benefitting hundreds of thousands of people, a pipeline of late-stage drug candidates and unmatched patient access programs to ensure medications are available to those who could otherwise not afford them.  

Job Overview:

  • Mandatory 3-5 years’ experience required
  • Works on basic to routine assignments following established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Master Batch Records and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs).
  • Performs moderately complex tasks associated with aseptic processing, dispensing, compaction, granulation, milling and coating.
  • Reports to Team Lead on a regular basis on line performance and reports any issues that need to be resolved.
  • Performs more complex troubleshooting unassisted
  • Works on more complex manufacturing processes and assignments Assembles, disassembles and operates aseptic filling equipment and lyophilizer autoloading equipment in classed cleanroom environments.
  • Prepares equipment and components for sterilization.
  • Operates processing equipment including autoclaves, ovens, vial washers, and depyrogenation tunnel.
  • Cleans (manually and clean-in-place) and assembles equipment for production.
  • Performs clean-in-place and sterilization-in-place of tanks.
  • Performs annealing and sterile filtrations of products.
  • Operates vial capper, unloads product from lyophilizers, and packs off unloaded vials from lyophilizers and liquid fill line.
  • Performs detailed /Oracle (computerized software) and MES transactions in resolving inventory discrepancies.
  • Cleans manufacturing areas, including walls, ceilings and floors.
  • Creates purchase orders for consumables.
  • Completes and maintains documentation related to assigned work, including logbooks, batch records, etc.
  • May act as point of contact for a compliance audit.
  • Operates drum coater and compression equipment.
  • Dispenses ingredients for batches.
  • Performs MBR Manufacturing batch report updates.

To Apply:

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