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The Bioprocess Associate assists in the execution of commercial manufacturing processes according to established electronic work
instructions and production records for the manufacture of therapeutic proteins in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs).
Works on routine manufacturing assignments per written procedures that are moderately complex with minimal instructions, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
Adheres to Good Manufacturing Practices and standard operating procedures.
Weighs and checks raw materials.
Assembles, cleans and sterilizes process equipment, monitors processes.
Completes electronic work instructions and maintains clean room environment to comply with regulatory requirements.
Operates primary production equipment within the assigned functional area (i.e. bioreactors, chromatography skids, media or buffer preparation equipment etc.) as instructed.
Effectively uses in process automation systems (i.e. Delta V and Syncade Interactions, OSI/Pi Historian) and some supporting business systems (i.e. SAP. Trackwise, Maximo etc.) to maintain production records.
Revises and creates process documents with little to no instruction, assists with process related investigations.
Leads in maintaining material and components inventory level.
Assists with reviewing batch and exception reports associated with each manufacturing lot, in conjunction with supervisor and Quality representative.
Provide assistance for areas specific initiatives associated with work safety.
High school diploma is required.
Knowledge of science generally attained through completion of a certificate program or Associates Degree in Biotechnology or a related field is desired.
Prior experience successfully participating on work teams where personal accountability, attention to detail, collaboration, and results were expected.
Demonstrated proficiency in common computer tools and web based applications.
Prior experience with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) regulations and/or prior work experience in a clean room or highly regulated environment desired.
*Works on a 12 hour (5AM to 5PM) rotating shift 36/48 which involves working all holidays that fall on the schedule. Required to work every rotating weekends, some holidays, and during adverse weather conditions in support of manufacturing facility. Flexibility to work irregular hours and short notice overtime. This role is inclusive of a 5% shift differential and 8 hours built in over time.
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is an essential job function of this role which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and enhances the Company culture.
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