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Actalent Manufacturing Technician III in Worcester, Massachusetts

Great opportunity to get your foot in the door with one of the top Biotech companies in the Worcester, MA area!

If interested, please reach out directly to Lindsee Allienello at lallienello @

Must possess at least an Associate's degree

Multiple shifts available!

Job Description: Manufacturing Technician

As a Manufacturing Technician you'll collaborate with our talented engineers quality experts and cross-functional teams to execute crucial functions that drive our operations. You'll have the opportunity to leverage state-of-the-art programs such as LIMS SAP automated control systems DCS PLC PI and more.

One of the unique advantages of joining this team is our comprehensive 6-week onboarding training program exclusively designed for our manufacturing technicians. You'll receive the support and resources needed to excel in your role right from the start.


  • As a key member of our team you'll take on a diverse range of responsibilities that encompass Upstream Downstream and Core Support functions. Your key responsibilities may include:

  • Following precise verbal and written procedures in a controlled cGMP environment while prioritizing safety regulations.

  • Meticulously documenting processes in corresponding batch records and log sheets adhering to cGMP and established Standard Operating Procedures.

  • Collaborating with our team to determine innovative process methods and procedures actively contributing to the continuous improvement of our operations.

  • Demonstrating a strong commitment to safety by diligently wearing personal protective equipment such as gowning safety glasses gloves and safety shoes.

  • Proactively completing and maintaining training requirements to stay up to date with the latest industry standards.

  • Occasionally going above and beyond by working overtime to meet project deadlines and deliver exceptional results.

  • Managing inventory levels and actively participating in the shipping of finished materials.

  • Conducting sampling and performing in-process analytical testing to guarantee product quality and integrity.

  • Skillfully preparing equipment for operation including cleaning and sterilization processes CIP/SIP.

  • Performing pH and conductivity measurements crucial parameters for process control and optimization.

  • Operating manufacturing equipment such as glass washers and autoclaves.

  • Contributing to the preparation of buffers and media vital components of our production activities.

  • Engaging in cell culture activities ranging from vial thaw to production scale.

  • Responsible for performing key column operations Tangential Flow Filtration TFF and load line setup.


  • We are seeking talented individuals with various experience levels to join our Manufacturing Technician team. To qualify you should possess:

  • Bachelors Degree in a science discipline is highly preferred with 1 year manufacturing experience.

  • Associate degree/equivalent certification required with1 year manufacturing experience preferred.

  • Knowledge of cGMP operations is preferable.

  • The ability to exercise considerable judgment and initiative as you'll be working on assignments that require critical decision-making.

  • A deep understanding of the implications of your work and the capacity to make well-informed recommendations for effective solutions.

  • The capability to determine appropriate methods and procedures when faced with new assignments showcasing your adaptability and problem-solving skills.

    Physical Safety Requirements:

  • To thrive in this role you should meet the following physical and safety requirements:

  • Strong written and verbal skills enabling effective communication.

  • The ability to read written instructions and/or numbers at close and far ranges.

  • Comfortable working with a computer or tablet for 50-60 of scheduled work time.

  • The ability to thrive in a manufacturing environment with a constant sound level of 75 decibels which is comparable to the sound of a washing machine.

  • Occasional use of hearing protection may be required to ensure your well-being.

  • Adaptability to spending 50 of your scheduled work time in a stationary position where your focus and attention to detail will be paramount.

  • Frequently move and position yourself to observe equipment readings ensuring accurate monitoring and data collection.

  • Work with your team to transport/move equipment weighing up to 50 lbs. with support from appropriate safety equipment. Your safety is our top priority.

Key Job Posting Requirements:

  • Must posses professional demeanor

  • Come thoroughly prepared to interview

  • MUST be flexible working OT hours or OT additional days

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please email ( for other accommodation options.