Sanofi Group Production Technician Buffer in Pearl River, New York
*Must be flexible to work 1st or 2nd shift (Most likely a 2nd shift position) with holidays, weekends, and overtime as per business needs*
Primary responsibility is the execution of SOPs and Batch Records in the downstream processing and buffer preparation areas of the cGMP manufacturing facility. Duties include operation, maintenance, cleaning, and sanitization of all downstream processing equipment. Activities will include executing techniques such as large-scale chromatography column purification and packing, depth filtration and tangential flow filtration, and clean-in-place and steam-in-place of process equipment. The associate is trained and able to perform environmental monitoring including air, water, and steam sampling and as needed helps in training new employees and cross-training. Secondary responsibilities will be to aid in the troubleshooting of problems as they arise in the downstream and buffer preparation areas.
In-depth understanding of techniques and processes being executed on a routine basis
Basic understanding of the BEVS manufacturing Process
Interacts with other departmental personnel to assist in resolving manufacturing quality issues
Employees are responsible for training on, understanding, and following documented procedures that apply to their departments that support the Quality System.
Maintains records and documentation in accordance with a cGMP environment. Follows established SOPs for the flow of materials, personnel, and equipment in and out of the cGMP facility
Stay current on all assigned cGMP training
Participates in the cleaning of the cGMP facility in accordance with sanitary maintenance SOP.
Follows instructions on notification of deviations as they occur and provides information during investigations.
Lifting up to 50 pounds
High School degree with at least 1-2 years of experience or training in a cGMP manufacturing environment or a BS with no experience
Knowledge of cGMP
English fluent, both written and spoken
Good communication and social skills
Self-starting, flexible, and positive attitude
As a healthcare company and a vaccine manufacturer, Sanofi has an important responsibility to protect individual and public health. All US based roles require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of your job responsibilities.
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