Job ID:  26323600

Company:  Aldevron

Application Type:  Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities)

Job Title:  GMP/GMP-Source Lab Technician II

Description:  Position Summary: The Lab Technician will work daily within Aldevron's labs performing tasks associated with Aldevron's GMP and GMP-Source services. The Lab Technician is expected to become familiar with all of Aldevron's products and to be able to perform most tasks associated with the purification of plasmid DNA. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Performing daily and weekly checklists of facility maintenance and preparation procedures. Detailed, thorough cleaning, line clearance, and segregation of GMP and GMP-Source production areas and associated equipment while wearing appropriate gowning. Tracking and maintaining required cleaning agent rotation, i.e. sporicidal cleaning. Coordinating with QA for room review after cleaning. Equipment calibration and preventative maintenance, and assisting Metrology as needed. Work with Metrology and Department Manager on scheduling facility maintenance. Cleaning equipment and supplies. Weekly checking of working inventory level and requesting more consumables as needed. Submitting warehouse requisition requests. Transferring materials and restocking inventory as needed. Diagnostic Kit Production: assisting in vial weighing, capping and labelling of vials as well as associated paperwork. Completing necessary facility control task requirements including hallway, floor and wall cleaning, facility temperature monitoring, and specific room cleaning. Follow room environmental monitoring status to determine when sporicidal cleaning is required. Maintenance of training records. Completion of all in-process paperwork associated with the tasks listed. Assist in writing and completing Standard Operating Procedures and forms related to job tasks. Participate and support of Aldevron's internal audit program by providing requested information and responding to findings presented in the audit report. Responsible for following Aldevron SOP's and adhering to regulatory expectations. Communicate the status of operations, process issues, and safety and maintenance issues to appropriate area management. Coordinating Hesi hazardous waste pick up and completing necessary documentation. Ensuring the laboratory is inspection ready and maintaining overall lab cleanliness. Completing Quality Metrics Tracking. All employees are responsible for the general upkeep of work and shared spaces. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications: Experience: 1-2 years related experience preferred with High School Diploma or has established level of proficiency and demonstrated core competency Education: High school diploma required Associate Degree or higher preferred Skills and Knowledge: Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills Apply basic math (arithmetic, ratios, proportions and conversions) Good knowledge of computers and programs, like Microsoft Office and Smartsheet Good organizational skills Abilities: Ability to work effectively within a team Ability to lift and move material and equipment Ability to follow written procedures, and written and verbal directions Ability to keep records and maintain files Ability to self-report mistakes or concerns to their manager Ability to stand for long portions of time and manipulate large equipment Personal Characteristics: Must be able to adhere to safety, health, and sanitation procedures Working Conditions: This position works in a clinical lab setting and may come in contact with various solutions and chemicals, and will be responsible for activities in support of biological manufacturing processes such as bacterial growth. Physical Requirements The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand walk bend lift up to 50 pounds use arms, hands and fingers for various activities. This position may stand or remain sedentary for long periods of time. This position routinely works with large pieces of equipment. Aldevron is a custom manufacturing organization that provides plasmid, protein and antibody development and production services. Headquartered in Fargo, ND with locations in Madison, WI and Freiburg, Germany we constantly look to innovate and advance life science through collaborative partnerships. Aldevron works with leaders in pharmaceutical, biotech and research institutions around the world to accelerate the development of drug, treatment and preventions for numerous diseases and genetic disorders. Our reputation for innovative solutions for our clients has allowed us to expand our organization and offerings in all service platforms. We are working in a landmark moment in the history of life science. EEO

Application Instructions:
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.