Production Associate I/II - Cell Culture

Canton, MA

Job ID: 615

Job Req code: 615

Category: Production

Job Type: Cell Culture

The Production Associate I/II – Cell Culture will aid in the production of HEP and HDF cells in a cGMP environment .  This Associate performs all tasks required to produce cells ( i.e. spinner preparation, seed, maintain, harvest cell) .  The Production Associate I/II also assists in the cell banking process.  This individual operates in accordance with environmental, health, safety and cGMP guidelines. This is a Sunday-Thursday position.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performs cell culture according to established MBRs and OPs
  • Assists in developing, collecting, trending, and analyzing cell culture technical data
  • Assures cell culture paperwork is complete and compliant with all protocols
  • Responsible for proper operation and cleaning of clean room equipment
  • Maintains all required records & adherence to established guidelines

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. A Bachelor's degree in Biology or a related science discipline is strongly preferred. A Certificate or A.S. in Biotechnology with 3-5 years' relevant experience will also be considered. 
  • Direct experience with cell banking, cell culture, and/or fermentation is highly desired.
  • Prior experience in general lab techniques including aseptic technique, cGMP and clean room protocols is desired.
  • Must have the ability to work safely and conscientiously in a manufacturing cleanroom environment, for extend periods of time.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Aseptic technique, basic lab techniques (pipettes, balances, etc.)