Lilly Production Technician - DSP in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

34468BR

Title Production Technician - DSP

City Charlottetown

State / Province Prince Edward Island

Country Canada

Company Overview

Elanco Animal Health, a division of Eli Lilly Canada Inc, is engaged in the discovery, development, manufacturing and marketing of innovative animal health products.

Elanco is a world leader in developing products and services that enhance animal health, wellness and performance. Elanco products contribute to the production of an affordable and abundant supply of food. Our half-century of innovative products, services and global partnerships help to fulfill our vision of food and companionship enriching life.

Responsibilities To produce veterinary biologics according to a defined production schedule following cGMP guidelines and specific outlines of production to meet market demands for Aquaculture products.

  • Adhere to the principles of “Safety first, Quality always”

  • Perform biologics recovery and purifications using process scale TFF unit, columns and chromatography system.

  • Operate and maintain production instruments and equipment, such as pH Meters, Conductivity meters, spectrophotometer, TFF equipment, Peristaltic pumps , rotary pumps , chromatography systems/

  • Perform column packing using packing skids, integrity testing on various types of filters and process analysis using spectrophotometer

  • Write and review batch records, SOPs, qualification documents for the downstream operations.

  • Purchase raw material/ production items and make required updates in SAP.

  • Comply with safety requirements, cGMP, SOP and manufacturing documentation.

  • Collaborate with other departments involved in GMP manufacturing for planning production, testing and product release in a timely manner resulting in successful completion of projects.

  • Work cross functional with the upstream manufacturing group to provide resources as needed.

  • Perform tasks under minimal supervision, and within tight time lines to meet production schedules.

  • Assist in the maintenance of production equipment in good condition as per manufacturer’s specifications

  • Responsibilities include cleaning and sterilizing items used in down streaming applications

  • Maintain the cleanliness of the production areas and assist in disinfection procedures as needed

Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor’s Degree in a life sciences preferred. Diploma/Certificate in Bioscience Technology would also considered.

· 1 years of pharmaceutical/biological manufacturing experience in GMP environment preferred.

· Experience in purification of biologics using large scale TFF and chromatography would be considered an asset.

Additional Skills/Preferences To produce veterinary biologics according to a defined production schedule following cGMP guidelines and specific outlines of production to meet market demands for Aquaculture products.

  • Adhere to the principles of “Safety first, Quality always”

  • Perform biologics recovery and purifications using process scale TFF unit, columns and chromatography system.

  • Operate and maintain production instruments and equipment, such as pH Meters, Conductivity meters, spectrophotometer, TFF equipment, Peristaltic pumps , rotary pumps , chromatography systems/

  • Perform column packing using packing skids, integrity testing on various types of filters and process analysis using spectrophotometer

  • Write and review batch records, SOPs, qualification documents for the downstream operations.

  • Purchase raw material/ production items and make required updates in SAP.

  • Comply with safety requirements, cGMP, SOP and manufacturing documentation.

  • Collaborate with other departments involved in GMP manufacturing for planning production, testing and product release in a timely manner resulting in successful completion of projects.

  • Work cross functional with the upstream manufacturing group to provide resources as needed.

  • Perform tasks under minimal supervision, and within tight time lines to meet production schedules.

  • Assist in the maintenance of production equipment in good condition as per manufacturer’s specifications

  • Responsibilities include cleaning and sterilizing items used in down streaming applications

  • Maintain the cleanliness of the production areas and assist in disinfection procedures as needed

Additional Information

· Must be able to work shift work (12 hour daytime shifts, 3-4 days/week including some weekends) and overtime as required

· Required to assist in disinfection procedures involving hazardous chemicals requiring the use of a respirator.

· Must be able to lift, move and maneuver small-medium sized equipment – up to 25lbs.

· Requires ability to stand for long periods of time

· Requires frequent ladder or stair climbing

· Must be able to read, write, understand, and comply with appropriate standard operating procedures.

Removal Date 09-Oct-2017