Manufacturing Associate

Newbury Park, California
Science & Research (Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
6:00 AM - 4:30 PM
US$ 16.00 - US$ 18.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Gaby Hernandez, Spherion
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Job Description

Weekending: Sun-Weds
Schedule: 6am-4:30pm or 4pm-2am

Clean, Set up, operate, and tear down of equipment in the department such as tanks, filtration systems, room sanitation, etc.
Complete relevant paperwork following GDP/GMP guidelines.
Will be responsible for training on the manufacturing process.
Manually clean portable equipment and small parts.
Work with other departments to ensure adherence to production schedule.
Operate general production equipment (such as pH and conductivity meters, autoclave, portable mixers, etc.).
Monitor and record critical process parameters.
Write, revise and review pertinent documentation as appropriate.
Perform routine maintenance and cleaning of production equipment to maintain equipment in GMP fashion.
Prepare media and buffers solutions.
Perform sampling using aseptic techniques.
Receive and distribute supplies into production area as necessary.
Execute Minor Document Change Control.
Issue Documents.
Generate Work Orders.
Assist with process/equipment validation and data analysis.
Understanding of supplier/customer process streams and inter dependencies.
Troubleshoot and identify atypical conditions and how to respond to them.
May train others on complex processes and explain process to others.
Participate on Continuous Improvement Teams.
May perform other duties as assigned.


Working hours: 6:00 AM - 4:30 PM

BS degree or AA degree with 2 years of related work experience or a high school diploma with a minimum of 4 years of related work experience. Scientific degree preferred.
Knowledge in Current Good Manufacturing Processes (cGMP) & Good Documentation (GDP).
Must be able to work in a clean room environment wearing special garments. Will be required to follow gowning requirements and wear protective clothing over the head, face, hands, feet and body. No make-up, jewelry, contact lenses, nail polish or artificial fingernails may be worn in these work environments.
Must have a basic scientific understanding of microbiology, chemistry, sterility, and lyophilization.
Working knowledge of basic aseptic practices.
Must have knowledge of basic laboratory and pharmaceutical production equipment and operation..
May require immunization before performing work within the manufacturing area.
This position requires shift, weekend and holiday work.


0-1 years


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