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Lead Manufacturing Associate

Location: 

Baltimore (Bayview), MD, US, 21224


Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.

I.             JOB SUMMARY

 

The Manufacturing Associate II position reports to Manager Manufacturing at Emergent Manufacturing Operations Baltimore (EMOB).  Prior experience in GMP manufacturing and operation of GMP process equipment are prerequisites. 

 

II.            ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Operates manufacturing equipment such as: incubators, single-use bioreactors, depth filtration skids, TFF skids, chromatography skids, single-use mixers and in process testing equipment
  • Demonstrates, understands and adheres to Emergent policies, GMP standards and safety procedures
  • Informs Manager on progress of projects, transfer of data, process details, etc.
  • Executes batch records according to GMP and site quality standards
  • Responds to off-hour alarms as assigned by the Manager Manufacturing
  • Executes manufacturing cleanroom changeover
  • Supports Validation, Engineering and Facilities personnel in start-up, testing and operation of manufacturing process equipment
  • Supports Emergent QA during audits and regulatory inspections
  • Supports other manufacturing process teams and other EMOB groups as necessary to achieve Manufacturing team goals

 

The above statements are intended to describe the nature of work performed by those in this job and are not an exhaustive list of all duties. Nothing in this job description restricts managements right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time which reflects management’s assignment of essential functions.

 

III. MINIMUM EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS

 

  • High School diploma required, BS in biological sciences/biotechnology or related field preferred
  • Minimum 1 year of GMP pharmaceutical experience
  • Hands-on experience with the installation, operation, cleaning and maintenance of pharmaceutical GMP equipment
  • Computer literate (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Previous SAP experience preferred

 

IV.          PHYSICAL/MENTAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT CHARACTERISTICS

 

  • The physical/mental demands are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

 

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an individual would encounter while performing the essential functions of the job.

 

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Emergent BioSolutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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Emergent BioSolutions does not accept non-solicited resumes or candidate submittals from search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions’ approved agency list. Unsolicited resumes or candidate information submitted to Emergent BioSolutions by search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions’ approved agency list shall become the property of Emergent BioSolutions and if the candidate is subsequently hired by Emergent BioSolutions, Emergent BioSolutions shall not owe any fee to the submitting agency.

ABOUT EMERGENT

Protecting and Enhancing 1 billion lives by 2030 focuses our energy to improve the quality of life for individuals around the world, giving them the opportunity to experience the fullness of life.

Our drive towards this vision informs all of our actions—whether it is our approach to product development, manufacturing, encouraging employee health and wellness or giving back to the community—we strive every day to achieve this shared goal.

WE BELIEVE IN OUR VALUES

  • Stand shoulder to shoulder no matter what
    • We combine our best thinking and communicate openly to support each other.
  • Break through thinking
    • We take smart risks, pursue innovation and challenge ourselves to constantly improve.
  • Own it always
    • Every person at Emergent is engaged and accountable for delivering on our commitments.
  • Compete where it counts
    • We set the right goals and respect each other as we conquer them together.


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore