Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Associate II

Site Name: USA - Maryland - Rockville
Posted Date: May 1 2019
As a Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Associate II you will manage/lead/be responsible for...

  • Follow instructions as given.
  • Ability to perform assigned tasks
  • Perform process steps in coordination with other associates.Asks for help and does not perform steps without proper training/qualification.
  • Adheres to scheduling changes and responds appropriately.
  • Performs process steps/tasks following written SOP's/BR's, with minimal variance.
  • General knowledge of cleanliness and bioburden control techniques(aseptic process)
  • Frequent communication with area supervisor when work requests are needed and may initiate requests. Communicates any shifts in process parameters.
  • Gives input/makes suggestions to improve process.
  • May revise BR or SOP'sas assigned
  • Follow all GMP's and EHS procedures.
  • Communicates EHS issues to team members and supervisor.
  • Attends and completes all mandatory training(s).
  • Ensure training plan is accurate and up-to-date.
  • Always ensures trainer is present as you learn new process steps/equipment.
  • Must demonstrate GSK values and behaviors at all times
  • Must be reliable and able to perform process steps in coordination with team members.
  • Participates in presenting the manufacturing areas in a state of audit readiness.
  • Performs production operations following written SOP's/BR's in accordance with GMPs.
  • Becoming familiar with the technical issues in the area.May assist others in troubleshooting activities as assigned.
  • Complies with GMP and EHS procedures and policies.
  • Prepares and participates in area readiness for all inspections (internal and external).
  • Works well with people in other areas and with team members.
  • Works with other associates to carry out daily tasks accurately
  • Becoming familiar with technical issues in the area.Mayassists in trouble shootingactivities
  • Works closely with other team members under supervisor directions.
  • Provides reliable process support and works alongside others, completes performer/verifier steps under the supervision of more senior personnel or supervisor.
  • Meets industrial excellence or personal metrics as part of department goals.

Why you?
Basic Qualifications:
We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • Associates Degree or 2 or more years of relevant experience or 5 years of directly related experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
  • B.S. Degree in a science related field with 0 or more years of related experience.

Why GSK?
Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.
These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:

  • Operating at pace and agile decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk.
  • Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.
  • Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning.
  • Sustaining energy and well-being
  • Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations.
  • Budgeting and cost-consciousness


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