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Reporting to the Shift Manager, Production Engineer/Scientist 1 of the Single Use Facility is responsible for advancing the biologics pipeline according to established work instructions and in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs). The role is based in a state of the art facility utilizing single-use technology.
The Production Engineer/Scientist 1 is responsible for mastering all routine manufacturing assignments/processes, providing daily technical oversight of execution of manufacturing processes, provide in depth training, maintaining a culture of compliance, and innovation within the downstream team. The Production Engineer/Scientist 1 is required to guide the shift personnel with technical knowledge to lead troubleshooting activities, provide investigation support, analyze process/equipment data, and identify and implement process improvements.
Master and work on routine manufacturing assignments as well as assignments that are complex in nature where action and a high degree of initiative are required in resolving problems and making recommendations
Provide in depth training
In adherence to Good Manufacturing Practices and standard operating procedures effectively use and possesses mastery of various production equipment, process automation, and supporting business systems to support biologics production within the downstream operations
Ensure less experienced manufacturing personnel comply with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and work instructions and work with individual team members to ensure training is completed on time
Under direction of area management, lead the coordination and implementation of special projects such as validation or support routine process investigations
Actively participate in tech transfers
Revise and create process documents
Champion areas specific initiatives associated with work safety and operational improvements
Engage in and support culture of continuous improvement through ownership of improvement for work processes, equipment and safe work environment
Advise Shift manager on improvements which may optimize work processes
Qualifications & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical, Industrial, Biomedical Engineering) or Life Sciences (Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology) with 0+ years’ experience
Knowledge of science generally attained through a degree in the STEM fields
Strong academic performance
Passion for science and a strong interest in manufacturing operations as a career
Fast learner with strong scientific curiosity, good interpersonal skills, and attention to detail
Previous internships/co-op in pharma and/or research experience at university
Excellent and oral communication skills
Demonstrated leadership in professional, school, or community settings
Demonstrated proficiency in common computer tools and web based applications
Prior experience successfully participating on work teams where personal accountability, attention to detail, collaboration, and results were expected
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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.
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.
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