187862 - Operations Technician
Industry
MAN
Region
MO-Missouri
City
St. Louis
State
MO
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 mos
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking an Operations Technician for an opening in St. Louis, MO.

SUMMARY:
The candidate will be responsible for the performance of operations in support of GMP Cell Banking and BPS Cell Culture Teams. He/She will be responsible for following Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and carrying out a variety of functions related to Upstream (Cell Banking) biopharmaceutical manufacturing and Upstream (Cell Culture) operations. These functions may include but are not limited to activities such as propagation of mammalian cell culture, conducting aseptic cell culture operations, buffer and medium formulations, supply stocking and organization, bioreactor monitoring, and equipment maintenance including troubleshooting, cleaning, and performance of preventative maintenance.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Execution of manufacturing batch records, work instructions and/or SOPs, with minimal instruction on a day-to-day basis and a focus on proactive ‘right the first time’ executions. Assist with batch record reconciliation. Able to execute all Department functions, such as maintaining suite, supplies, equipment, logbooks and data in accordance with site SOPs and policies. Documentation of all activities to meet cGMP requirements. Execute document reviews and revisions. Daily record review, tasks, and databases. Actively provide feedback. Critical evaluation of processes, including foresight and thinking ahead. Complete preventative maintenance and work notifications tasks on time. Perform equipment testing and routine trouble-shooting. Forecast and resolve supply and raw material deficiencies. Identify and resolve scheduling conflicts with one week outlook. Oversee and perform timely consumption of materials and completion of quality documentation in appropriate systems. Identify deviations, aid in investigations/root cause analysis, and provide input on major/critical deviations. Work to complete documentation of deviations and events in appropriate systems. Participate in cross-functional teams to complete projects, including the BPS Cell Culture project teams. Participate in 1-1’s, meetings, attend meetings as necessary to facilitate area needs based on changes, etc. (lean activities).

EDUCATION:
Accredited High School Diploma/GED

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time
1st Shift


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Tyler Harrell
tharrell@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.