Spherion to Recruit for 100 Open Roles with FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies in College Station

Local Staffing Company Supports Industry-Leading Biologics Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization

BRYAN & COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Spherion Staffing in Bryan announces that it will recruit for 100 benefit-eligible positions for FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies to work on the production of the COVID-19 vaccine. Spherion will place primarily entry-level manufacturing, warehouse and quality control candidates at FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies’ College Station, Texas location.

“These positions with FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies are a great opportunity to make a profound impact by working  on COVID-19 vaccine production,” said Katherine Kleemann, franchise owner of Spherion Bryan. “FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies had a goal of hiring local for these positions, and selected Spherion as their recruitment partner since we are locally owned and operated.”

“We are thrilled to be a part of the solution to COVID-19,” said Kleemann. “What an exciting opportunity for the people of the Brazos Valley region as we seek to recover job losses from this virus. Let’s get our community back to work.”

Job openings are across all shifts; working on the manufacturing floor, in the warehouse or in the lab on vaccine and therapeutic production. Qualified individuals must be detail-oriented and have a desire to grow their career in the life sciences industry. 

“We are proud of our role in this community as an employer-of-choice,” says Kathy Schroeder, FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Director of Human Resources. “We want new employees to be fully engaged in their role in developing this vaccine. Spherion is focusing on recruiting most of our entry-level roles, while our internal talent acquisition team will be able to focus on recruiting experienced candidates.”

If you are interested in applying for an entry-level position with FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies, please visit www.spherion.com/job-seekers or call Spherion Bryan at 979-846-7833. 

For more on Spherion Bryan, please visit www.spherion.com/brazosvalley or email Katherine Kleemann at katherinekleemann@spherion.com.

About Spherion
Founded in 1946, Spherion is a leader in the recruiting and staffing industry with 70+ years of experience connecting job seekers to employers that prove a mutually successful match. A pioneer in the staffing industry, Spherion is a workforce leader with extensive experience and a history of success in helping companies find talent solutions they need to thrive, while helping individuals find employment opportunities that enable them to live better lives.

Each staffing office is individually owned and operated, with each owner ingrained and invested in their respective communities and local economies. Today, the brand services the workforce needs of more than 4,000 businesses nationwide and operates more than 200 offices across the country.

About FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies

FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies an industry-leading Biologics Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) with locations in Billingham and Redcar, UK, RTP, North Carolina and College Station, Texas and Hillerod, Denmark FUJIFILM Diosynth has over twenty five years of experience in the development and manufacturing of recombinant proteins, vaccines, monoclonal antibodies, among other biologics viral products and medical countermeasures expressed in a wide array of microbial, mammalian, and host/virus systems. The company offers a comprehensive list of services from cell line development using its proprietary pAVEway™ microbial and Apollo™X cell line systems to process development, analytical development, clinical and FDA-approved commercial manufacturing. FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies is a partnership between FUJIFILM Corporation and Mitsubishi Corporation.

For more information, visit www.fujifilmdiosynth.com.

FUJIFILM Corporation is an operating company of FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation. FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, brings cutting edge solutions to a broad range of global industries by leveraging its depth of knowledge and fundamental technologies developed in its relentless pursuit of innovation. Its proprietary core technologies contribute to the various fields including healthcare, graphic systems, highly functional materials, optical devices, digital imaging and document products. These products and services are based on its extensive portfolio of chemical, mechanical, optical, electronic and imaging technologies. For the year ended March 31, 2020, the company had global revenues of $21 billion, at an exchange rate of 109 yen to the dollar. Fujifilm is committed to responsible environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship.

CONTACT:

Katherine Kleemann
Spherion Staffing
(979) 846-7833
katherinekleemann@spherion.com  

Liza M. Rivera
FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies
(919) 325-6972
liza.rivera@fujifilm.com