BioProcess Development Associate I
Claremont Consulting has an immediate opening for a BioProcess Development Associate I. Direct Hire opportunity located in the Athens, GA area. Excellent benefits package provided.
Set up, execute, and monitor experiments related to downstream process development.
Monitor software or equipment malfunction as well as experiment errors.
Participate in root-cause analyses to determine the source of error.
Perform characterization assays measuring critical quality product attributes.
Monitor multiple projects simultaneously with minimal supervision.
Perform bioprocess workflows that include downstream biologics processes.
Assist in bioprocess workflows that include mammalian cell culture.
Follow established standard operating procedures and complete required documentation in a clear, concise, format according to proper GDPs, using GMP batch records and corporate forms and protocols.
Skillfully and accurately operate laboratory equipment such as pipettors, balances, biosafety cabinets, incubators, autoclaves, microscopes, and centrifuges.
Safe handling, storage, and maintenance of chemicals according to Environmental Safety Division and OSHA regulations.
Assist in daily operation and maintenance of the manufacturing facility.
Maintain detailed records that are legible, accurate, and readily understood.
Participate in occasional weekend work.
Interact with senior laboratory personnel to review progress and present results.
Perform other appropriate duties as assigned by Management.
Experience in executing downstream processes from bench to pilot-scale; with preferably some experience working in cGMP manufacturing or regulated environment and/or a good understanding of regulatory/quality requirements.
Work experience in an industry that complies with cGMP is highly preferred.
Strict attention to detail.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Exceptional organizational and documentation skills.
Demonstrated ability to work productively in a team environment is a must.
Proven ability to multi-task and meet multiple high priority deadlines.
Demonstrated ability to work independently with limited supervision.
Proficient in data entry including programs/software such as Outlook, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
Minimum of a bachelor's degree in biochemistry, protein chemistry, or related field and a minimum of 0-1 years of experience in a related position at a biotech or pharmaceutical company.
Candidates with a bachelor's degree in biochemistry or protein chemistry and a minimum of 2-4 years of experience in a related position in an academic laboratory may be considered.