Manufacturing Technician II (Bioprocess)

Posted 21 Dec 2022

Carlsbad, California - United States

Req Id 259600


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Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US. 


This position is eligible for a $5,000 sign-on bonus!


Your Role 

The Buffer Prep Manufacturing Technician II position will work in a cleanroom environment and follow cGMP batch records and SOPs to manufacture viral vector products. Employees will support projects in conjunction with other GMP Manufacturing personnel (Leads, Supervisors, Managers). Manufacturing Technician II will prepare suites for manufacturing, to document deviations, and to operate in a safe and compliant manner. 

The primary responsibility of the Buffer Prep Manufacturing Technician 2 will be to participate in the execution of all phases and facets of buffer and media preparation and sterile filtration into specific aliquots ranging from 50 mL to 500 L. This will include production activities as well as preparing the cleanrooms and post-production cleanup. This role may also assist with any manufacturing role as needed including flask expansion, bioreactor operations, and fill/finish/inspection.  


Who You Are 


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, or other life science field
  • 1+ years of experience working in a cGMP clean room environment performing aseptic manufacturing operations
  • 1+ years of experience with sterile buffer preparation, aseptic operations in a BSC/LFH (biosafety cabinet, laminar flow hood) 





  • HS Diploma or GED
  • 4+ years of experience in a cGMP clean room environment performing aseptic manufacturing operations
  • 1+ years of experience understanding cGMP/GDP concepts 
  • 1+ years of experience with sterile buffer preparation, aseptic operations in a BSC/LFH (biosafety cabinet, laminar flow hood) 


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience executing GMP buffer/media preparation process single-use mixers 
  • Experience with sterile filtration and fill of media and buffers  
  • Working knowledge of flask expansion, bioreactors, TFF, chromatography, and sterile fill operations  


Pay Range for this Position- $42,300- $98,700

Our ranges incorporate all levels and career types available within this specific role, and are derived from relevant industry market data.  Should we decide to make an offer, we will consider several factors, including but not limited to your location, skills, experience, career level, and other job-related factors.  This role may offer the following benefits: medical, vision, and dental insurance; life insurance; disability insurance; a 401(k) matching program; paid time off; and paid holidays; among other employee benefits. This role may also be eligible for short-term or long-term incentive compensation, including, but not limited to, cash bonuses.

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
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