Upstream Manufacturing Assistant (ID#011)

Madison, Wisconsin

Post Date: 06/19/2017 Job ID: JN -062017-8931

JOB TITLE: Pharmaceutical Lab Assistant $15.00/hour

Perfect for new Science grads wanting a lab position!

Description: Assist in the development and implementation of upstream processing methodologies and analytical procedures that can be easily transferred to the Manufacturing Group. This includes writing and editing SOPs and Batch Production Records.

Job Role:

Be responsible for the set-up and daily monitoring of all the upstream process development runs, including flasks, shakers and stirred tank bioreactors up to 250L scale. This includes maintenance and scale-up of the mammalian cell lines to be used in process development.

Be responsible for the cleaning, sterilizing, set-up and troubleshooting of the above systems as well as routine maintenance.

Work with Project Management Team and clients to successfully fulfill timelines.

Provide technical support/service for the routine analysis of samples from Upstream Process Development, using NOVA, blood-gas analyzers, osmometers, Cedex and HPLC.

Be responsible for data acquisition and assembly using Microsoft Excel/JMP software. Also responsible to present results to the Process Development and Manufacturing Groups.

Preparation of reagents, solutions and materials for the Upstream Process Development Group as well as being responsible for ordering supplies and maintaining working inventory.

Comply with established bio-safety and other applicable standard operating procedures.

Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

Associate or Bachelor s degree in Biotechnology or related biology field

1-5 years bioreactor experience preferably in a manufacturing setting

Experience operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting stirred vessel bioreactors or fermentors

Aseptic technique experience

Demonstrated ability to read, write, and speak clear English.

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