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Biotechnician - Form/Fill/Finish

San Diego, California

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Location San Diego, CaliforniaUS Job ID JR-032792

Job Summary

The Biotechnician- Form/Fill/Finish will be an important member of our Finished Goods Inventory/Bulk Inventory team that supplies purified bulk antibodies for finished goods. This position will be responsible for performing all essential functions related to FGI antibody processing, including verifying specifications, reviewing available inventory, adjusting concentration, dispensing antibody solutions, capping and labeling of vials, tubes or bottles, performing buffer exchange and endotoxin assays if necessary. These materials will support customers in the areas of Immunology, Neuroscience, Cancer, Stem cells, and Cell Biology. This position will also interact with external groups including Planning, Customer Service, Marketing and Internal Sales. This is a great opportunity to enhance your knowledge in the biotechnology industry.

Essential Functions

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

  • Finished goods formulations
  • Reviewing available inventory
  • Adjusting concentrations
  • Performing buffer exchange
  • Endotoxin assays
  • Reading and following SOPs, batch records, and other GMP documentation
  • Optimizing and analyzing lot histories
  • Using ERP and other databases to obtain information to support bulk processing activities
  • Assist in performing various bottling related tasks to include dispensing antibody solutions, capping and labeling of vials, tubes or bottles, and assembly of kits
  • Adhere to correct procedures, policies and health/safety guidelines
  • Clean and maintain work area, all lab equipment and supplies
  • May perform data entry and production documentation completion tasks
  • Other projects or responsibilities as may be required.

iACT Competencies

  • innovate – Be better, keep improving, be more efficient, creative, and be in the forefront of development
  • Aspire – Have desire, purpose, and ambition challenging ourselves to push the limits and reach new heights
  • Collaborate – Foster teamwork, common goals, selflessness, communication and mutual support
  • Transform – Adapt, learn, re-invent and change for future development and growth

Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience

  • >1 year of experience in a relevant biotech manufacturing industry
  • >6 months of experience with automatic filling machines
  • Demonstrated high levels of teamwork, quality, and productivity
  • Experience in pipetting or dispensing liquid products
  • Ability to perform simple math calculations

Preferred Qualifications – Education and Experience

  • High school diploma/GED or some college.
  • Experience with ERP and databases
  • Aseptic Technique in biosafety cabinet
  • Basic protein formulation experience
  • GMP/QSR experience
  • Analytical assays such as endotoxin
  • Use of nanodrop or spectrophotometer
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