Shire Manufacturing Technician 1 (1st shift, Wed-Sat) in Lexington, Massachusetts
With direct supervision this individual will perform routine manufacturing operations for the production of clinical and/or commercial products. Operates production equipment according to SOPs in their assigned areas
80%: The individual will carry out cGMP manufacturing operations utilizing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Batch Records and Form Preps. Primary responsibilities include
Execution of routine production operations
Perform Batch Record and Form Prep requests
Enter data in the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Record data into log books
Sample preparation and testing
Propose document revisions
Complete required training on time
Carry out work in a safe manner, notifying management of safety issues and risks
10%: The individual will manage equipment and support facility related projects by
Initiating work orders
Perform scheduled cleaning of equipment
Perform standardization of equipment
Support change over activities
Assist in the assembly and disassembly of process equipment
10%: Staff Technical Training and Development
Meet and maintain training requirements
Develop and maintain personal development plan
Provide annual performance self-assessment on development plan
Education & Experience Requirements:
Normally requires a high school diploma and 0-2 years related industry experience or an Associates Degree in Life Sciences/Engineering field. Biotech Certificate preferred
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Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.
Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.