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Bristol Myers Squibb Training Specialist - Cell Therapy Manufacturing (Swing Shift) in Devens, Massachusetts

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Challenging. Meaningful. Life-changing. Those aren’t words that are usually associated with a job. But working at Bristol Myers Squibb is anything but usual. Here, uniquely interesting work happens every day, in every department. From optimizing a production line to the latest breakthroughs in cell therapy, this is work that transforms the lives of patients, and the careers of those who do it. You’ll get the chance to grow and thrive through opportunities uncommon in scale and scope, alongside high-achieving teams rich in diversity. Take your career farther than you thought possible.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. Read more: .


BMS Cell Therapy Manufacturing Training seeks a Training Specialists that brings enthusiasm, intellectual curiosity, strong technical background, and a desire to help drive novel programs. The candidate must be goal-oriented, flexible, and able to work efficiently with safety and quality in mind. We are searching for enthusiastic, and innovative individual with a good understanding of good manufacturing practices, training delivery to support the continuous education and technical skill improvement of manufacturing operators for Cell Therapy.

*This is a SWING SHIFT position: Monday - Friday. 03:00pm to 11:00pm*

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of cGMP regulations and FDA guidance applicable to biologics and cell therapy manufacturing preferred.

  • Must be able to gown into a cleanroom environment.

  • Must be able to be near strong magnets.

  • Experience with delivering training to adult learners and groups.

  • Experience and knowledge of Cell Therapy operations preferred.

  • Communicates effectively between peers, trainees, and cross-functional stakeholders.

  • Ability to work collaboratively with all employees at all levels.

  • Demonstrates strong problem solving and critical thinking skills.


  • Demonstrates the ability to execute operations as described in standard operating procedures and batch records.

  • Demonstrates strong practical and theoretical knowledge in their work.

  • Completes documentation required by training policies and standard operating procedures.

  • Performs and demonstrates tasks in a manner consistent with the safety policies, quality systems, and GMP requirements.

  • Qualifies new employees on assigned curriculum required of their job functions.

  • On-time completion of training assignments to ensure technical skills and knowledge are adequate prior to the training of other individuals.

  • Collaborates with support groups on recommendations and solving training gaps between new hire on boarding and the transition to manufacturing operations.

  • Identifies innovative solutions.

  • Supports creation of manufacturing training materials such as On-The-Job-Trainings and Instructor-Led-Trainings.

  • Works independently and escalates issues appropriately, works with Management to resolve.


  • 4+ years of experience in cGMP bioprocessing manufacturing, cell therapy manufacturing or relevant experience

  • Bachelors in relevant science or engineering discipline, or equivalent in work experience.


  • Stand and Walk - Required to stand/walk while operating manufacturing/computer equipment for several hours at a time, throughout the day.

  • Carrying weight, Pushing, Pulling Lifting - Required to carry, lift, push, and/or pull up to 50 pounds several times a day while handling production equipment and/or materials.

  • Bend and Kneel - Required to bend or kneel several times a day.

  • Overhead work - Required to perform overhead reaching during handling of production materials/files/supplies up to 25 pounds several times a day, throughout the day.

  • Moving Head and Neck – Required movement of head/neck while using computer applications and handling of production equipment and materials several times a day, throughout the day.

  • Twisting - Required movement of twisting waist while setting up equipment several times a day, throughout the day.

  • Repetitive Use - Required repetitive use of arms/wrists/hands while setting up equipment and processing several times a day, throughout the day.

  • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) and other clean room garments daily. This may include, but not limited to; safety shoes, safety glasses, aprons, face shields, lab coats, full body gowns, hairnets, gloves, and hearing protection.

If you come across a role that intrigues you but doesn’t perfectly line up with your resume, we encourage you to apply anyway. You could be one step away from work that will transform your life and career.

Uniquely Interesting Work, Life-changing Careers

With a single vision as inspiring as “Transforming patients’ lives through science™ ”, every BMS employee plays an integral role in work that goes far beyond ordinary. Each of us is empowered to apply our individual talents and unique perspectives in an inclusive culture, promoting diversity in clinical trials, while our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

On-site Protocol

Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is a necessary job function of this role, which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and it enhances the Company culture.

BMS is dedicated to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace accommodations/adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request a reasonable workplace accommodation/adjustment prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodations/adjustments in completing this application, or in any part of the recruitment process, direct your inquiries to . Visit ( eeo-accessibility to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.

BMS cares about your well-being and the well-being of our staff, customers, patients, and communities. As a result, the Company strongly recommends that all employees be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and keep up to date with Covid-19 boosters.

BMS will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, pursuant to applicable laws in your area.

Any data processed in connection with role applications will be treated in accordance with applicable data privacy policies and regulations.

Company: Bristol Myers Squibb

Req Number: R1572436

Updated: 2023-09-28 01:30:40.849 UTC

Location: Devens,Massachusetts

Bristol Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, gender expression, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law.