The St. Louis Pilot Plant technician will be part of a diverse team of scientists and engineers focused on scale up and optimization of mammalian and microbial fermentation/purification processes to enable the efficient production of toxicology and process development supplies in support of Pfizer’s Biotherapeutics portfolio.
Duties and responsibilities will include set up, execution and evaluation of non-GMP unit operations such as seed train, bioreactors, centrifugation, filtration, chromatography, UF/DF, conjugation and lyophilization. Additional responsibilities will include executing CIP, SIP, aseptic sampling, parts washing, inventory management, documentation and work order generation, and data entry/evaluation.
HS diploma, Associates Degree, or BS/BA in Biotechnology, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry or equivalent.
Requires a minimum 0 to 2 years of experience in a laboratory or manufacturing environment (bioprocess or chemical process industry). Demonstrated capability to work as a team member in a matrix development team
Ability to work under minimal supervision.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Operational knowledge of computerized systems.
Prior experience in a Biological Pilot Plant or Commercial Manufacturing setting is desired.
Knowledge of fermentation and or downstream processing techniques is desired.
Must be able to lift 40 lbs.
Last Date to Apply: June 18, 2020
Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus: Yes
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