Internship

Quality Control Environmental Monitoring Lab Technician

Posted on 4/23/2024

Orca Bio

Orca Bio

51-200 employees

Develops high precision allogeneic cell therapy products

Biotechnology

Sacramento, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Classes in a relevant scientific discipline (biology, microbiology, environmental science, etc.), degree a plus
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Detail-oriented with a strong commitment to data integrity and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced and regulated environment
  • Adaptable and responsive to changing priorities and challenges
  • No experience is required, but experience in microbiology, environmental monitoring, aseptic technique, or GMP within a cell therapy or biopharmaceutical manufacturing environment is a plus
  • Willingness to work swing and night shifts
Responsibilities
  • Perform a broad variety of basic and moderate complex tests in support of lab operations
  • Perform testing of routine and non-routine samples and documents according to cGMP
  • Perform routine lab and equipment maintenance
  • Troubleshoot and address any equipment issues promptly to minimize downtime
  • Prepare basic and complex reagents as assigned
  • Order and maintain lab supply inventory
  • Aliquot samples as required, including aseptic aliquoting
  • Receive and provide training
  • Participate in assay transfer and assay validation
  • Perform equipment qualification/maintenance
  • Identify and support resolution of technical problems
  • Actively participate in group and project teamwork; project and process improvements
  • Resolve issues as needed with management approval
  • Adhere to cGMP policies and procedures, including documentation activities
  • Perform other duties as requested by supervisor/manager to support Quality

Orca Bio is a pioneering force in the field of allogeneic cell therapy, leveraging single-cell precision and high purity manufacturing techniques to develop cutting-edge therapeutic mixtures of immune and stem cells. Working here offers the chance to be at the forefront of medical innovation aimed at transforming the landscape of cell therapy. Employees benefit from a dynamic environment committed to groundbreaking research and development, providing ample opportunities for professional growth in a rapidly evolving industry.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$375M

Headquarters

Menlo Park, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

27%