Manufacturing Associate, Gene Production/Synthesis

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for California's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Manufacturing Associate to work for a leading Bay Area biotechnology company.


Manufacturing Associate - 2nd Shift


SUMMARY:
Perform basic molecular biology techniques in a high throughput environment, as well as manufacture and analyze of a variety of custom gene products.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Manufacture of high-quality custom gene products in a high throughput manufacturing lab according to established SOPs.
  • Operation of robotic laboratory equipment (Hamiltons and similar systems) and traditional lab equipment (bioanalyzers, centrifuges, sealers, thermocyclers, spectrometers, HPLCs,  Next Gen Sequencing etc.)
  • Knowledge and use of traditional molecular biology processes and techniques
  • Preparation of reagents and sub assemblies
  • Maintaining thorough, accurate and detailed documentation
  • Documentation, troubleshooting and addressing process deviations
  • Packaging products
  • Ability to work in an ISO, GMP, LEAN MFG environment and follow the lean manufacturing concepts

REQUIREMENTS:
  • AS/BS in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related discipline
  • At least 1 year of relevant laboratory experience (In lieu of degree, will consider candidates with 4+ years of relevant laboratory experience)
  • Familiarity or prior experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Quick learner
  • Good computer skills including experience with Excel and Word, Jira or similar web-based programs
  • Team based laboratory environment
  • Working in controlled laboratory environment
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time while performing duties
  • Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials
  • Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs.
  • Must be able to work 2nd shift.
  • Location: San Francisco / Bay Area
  • Type: Contract to Perm
  • Job ID: TS10285495