Lilly Operator I-Inoculum-FDE in Branchburg, New Jersey
Perform actual duties in an assigned area within the biopharmaceutical bulk products production facility according to cGMP standards. Duties are listed below and are specific to the assigned area (Cell Culture/Inoculum). The Cell Culture processing areas are PLC automated and controlled via HMI. Cell Culture operations contains major equipment such as stainless steel bioreactors and vessels, centrifuges, biosafety cabinets, and the use of filtration technologies. The Inoculum Lab consists of incubators, refrigerators/freezers, cell counters (manual and automated) and sterile operations in biosafety cabinets.
Prepare and operate equipment according to written procedures. Examples include: setup and sterilization of components and process equipment, monitoring equipment parameters and making adjustments to operational settings, in-process sampling and performing routine assays.
Record data, log activities and monitor processes according to cGMP standards
Perform general maintenance and assists in troubleshooting of equipment
Review batch records for completeness and accuracy
Author and/or revise standard operating procedures and batch records. May participate in non-conformance event investigations and/or change controls
Train junior/new operators
Maintain an elevated level of safety awareness. Communicate safety issues to management in timely manner
Adhere to all safety, environmental, quality and EEO/AA standards and policies of the corporation
Perform all duties with a high level of honesty in integrity
Ability to understand technical nomenclature and language as well as work with mathematical formulas
Must have good manual dexterity and demonstrated mechanical aptitude
Must be able to follow detailed instructions and record information clearly and accurately
Must possess excellent communication, interpersonal, and written skills
Demonstrated knowledge and experience in aseptic processing techniques
Must be able to apply technical and operational experience to aid in problem solving activities
Must meet the physical requirements of the job; must have the ability to:
Lift a minimum of 50lbs
Bend, reach, stretch, climb ladders and work in tight spaces
Stand for long periods
Wear appropriate clean room attire
This position is not permanent. It is for a fixed duration of two years with potential to extend annually for up to 4 years.
Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
Operator -Bulk Mfg Production Inoculum FDE
- Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry or related discipline or Equivalent work experience
Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.
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