Agilent Technologies, Inc. Manufacturing Associate (2nd Shift) in Frederick, Colorado


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The world's most revolutionary biopharma companies are partnering with Agilent Technologies to advance the next frontier of medicine. Agilent continues to invest in capacity and expansion of its Colorado operations. Join our team of professionals dedicated to the development and commercialization of nucleic acid therapeutics for life changing, lifesaving medicines.

Agilent Technologies Life Sciences Chemical Analysis business is looking to add a Manufacturing Associate to their high-performance manufacturing team working at the new state-of-the-art, contract API manufacturing facility that specializes in Nucleic Acid Chemistries located in Frederick, Colorado.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Actively involved in the manufacturing of oligonucleotide APIs in a GMP environment.

  • Actively involved in aspects of technology transfer and scale-up of oligonucleotide manufacturing processes delivered from Manufacturing Technical Services into Manufacturing.

  • Write and revise standard operating procedures according to regulatory and procedural guidelines.

  • Work with Validation and Engineering personnel to validate new equipment and facilities.

  • Work with Manufacturing Management and Quality to resolve manufacturing problems including drafting quality documentation (CAPA, deviation, change control, etc.).

  • Maintain, calibrate, and trouble shoot critical process equipment.

SHIFT HOURS: 4:00pm-2:30am Monday-Thursday

  • BS in chemistry, biology, biochemistry, science or equivalent or equivalent combination of education and or experience preferred but not required

  • 2+ years of related experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment preferred but not required

  • Previous knowledge of oligonucleotide synthesis, purification, UF, conjugation, and lyophilization is advantageous

  • Detail oriented and can perform technical duties following standard operating procedures and general laboratory safety rules

  • Ability to work both independently and in a team setting on a variety of projects and use individual discretion to meet required project objectives and deadlines

  • Excellent math, documentation, communication and operational trouble shooting skills

  • Mechanically inclined

  • Ability to work as a successful member of a team working to establish priorities, scheduling, and procedures that collectively will meet department goals and project deadlines

  • Ability to work in a clean room environment

  • Previous experience in a FDA regulated manufacturing environment highly desired

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Date Posted: 19/Mar/18

Requisition: 2076193

Job Title: Manufacturing Associate (2nd Shift)

Business: Diagnostics and Genomics Group

Job Category: Manufacturing

Job Sub-Category: Manufacturing Associate

Region: Americas

Country or Area: United States

State/Province: Colorado

Town/City: Frederick

Shift: Evening Job

Job Type: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Travel Required: No

Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable

HR Country Location: United States

HR Town/City Location: Frederick