Associate Production Scientist

Posted 21 Oct 2019

Verona, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 198453


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:


The primary purpose of this position primarily involves the safe and efficient manufacturing of API’s according to cGMP requirements.


The associate production scientist will be responsible for manufacturing APIs and intermediates in the kilo labs and pilot plants.  He/she will demonstrate proper lab safety practices, and work in accordance with FDA, OSHA, EPA, DNR, DOT, and other regulatory agency guidelines.  The position requires working a team environment, and being an effective member of a project team (PD through Production).


The candidate must be able to effectively operate production equipment and maintain the safety and cleanliness of the production areas and all related equipment during each shift, and excercise potent compound handling techniques.  They will also provide support to the Managers and other team members within a multi-shift manufacturing environment.  Additionally, he/she will author and utilize a wide variety of written procedures, including batch records and OP’s with assistance from a supervisor. 


They will receive and perform detailed work instructions and work as a primary or secondary operator,  being able to maintain accurate and concise cGMP records.  Further responsibilities include keeping inventory up to date during each shift, and purchasing raw materials for assigned projects.  They will work on problems of limited scope in which analysis of a situation or data requires a review of identifiable factors.


The candidate will adhere to SAFC ethical and behavioral standards as outlined in the employee handbook and become a role model for other employees through superb work habits and excellent occupational behavior.



Who You Are:

  • BS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, or equivalent, but may substitute education for qualified field experience.
  • Attention to detail, self-motivation, strong work ethic, computer skills, multitasking

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

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