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Danaher Corporation Manufacturing Associate 2 (Bio-Pharma) in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Be part of something altogether life-changing.

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Cytiva is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

We are looking for a Biomanufacturing Associate 2 to work with our expert Biomanufacturing team. Do you have a passion for Biotechnology? Then we would love to hear from you.

The shift hours are Sunday- Wednesday 7am-5:30pm

What you’ll do:

  • Responsible for current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) production activities

  • Read and perform Manufacturing operations according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Master Production Records (MPRs)

  • Routinely originate or revise Standard Operating Procedures, Master Production Records and Solution Preparation Records

  • Operate and monitor cell culture and/or purification equipment

  • Ability to work within ISO 5/7/8 clean room environments

  • Review completed cGMP documentation for accuracy

  • Operates cGMP Biomanufacturing equipment, including;

  • pH/conductivity meters, single use mixing vessels (XDM’s), tubing fusers/sealers, filter integrity testers, cell counters, metabolite analyzers, peristaltic pumps, balances and biosafety cabinets (BSC)

  • Performs media and solution preparation

  • Performs aseptic techniques within a clean room environment

  • Performs small and large scale cell culture production of mammalian cell lines, including cell counting, cell passaging and culture metabolite analysis

  • Operates Cell Culture and/or Protein Purification production equipment in a cleanroom environment, including;

  • Incubators, Wave Reactors, Single Use Bioreactors (XDR)

  • Chromatography skids, Depth Filtration, Viral Filtration and Tangential Flow Filtration

  • Knowledge and understanding of document control, calibration, verification, validation, acceptance activity, requirements to ensure compliance to validation, design and production requirements

  • Works scheduled shift and other off-shift coverage as required

  • Works with team leads; engineers, supervisors, and managers to improve quality and process efficiency

  • Actively participate in maintaining a safe work environment by completing required training, providing suggestions for improving the health and safety program and bringing unsafe acts and/or conditions to the attention of management

  • Complies with all EHS and Quality policies and procedures

  • Maintain cleanliness of cleanroom in accordance with cGMPs and facility procedures

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications / Who you are:

  • Associates Degree/ Biotechnology Certificate/Diploma with a minimum of 2 years experience in biologics manufacturing under cGMP.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent with a minimum of 3 years experience in biologics manufacturing under cGMP.

  • Demonstrates ability to work in a rapidly changing climate and reacts well to change.

  • Demonstrates ability to communicate, receive and understand instructions regarding duties to be performed

  • Demonstrates strong attention to detail and have quality-minded work habits

  • Demonstrates ability to communicate with co-workers and leadership

  • Demonstrates ability to follow instruction and standard operating procedures

  • Reliable, dependable, and organized

  • Able to recognize problems developing, not just occurring

  • Ability to work additional hours as needed to support production

  • Demonstrates effective written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in a scientific discipline or equivalent experience.

  • Cell Culture experience.

  • Protein Purification experience.

  • Prior experience working in a cGMP biopharmaceutical manufacturing environment.

  • Experience with single-use biomanufacturing systems

Who We are

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .

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