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Manufacturing Associate II - Plasmid


TriLink Biotechnologies

Job Location

10770 Wateridge Circle, Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92121
United States

Job Description

TriLink BioTechnologies is actively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic through vaccine and diagnostic programs.

TriLink BioTechnologies, a Maravai LifeSciences company, is seeking a Manufacturing Associate II - Plasmid to join our growing team.   This position will produce research clinical-grade components and products within ISO 8 and greater environments. The candidate will participate in the set-up, cleaning, operation, and maintenance of laboratory equipment; perform chemical and enzymatic reactions following aseptic procedures. The candidate must document all actions using Good Documentation Practices.  This position requires someone who can perform as a leader in the laboratory.


  • Prepares for production by reviewing production schedule studying, clarifying specifications; calculating requirements, assembling materials and supplies
  • Provides written and verbal updates to supervisors or other department managers
  • Ensures timely completion and compliance with cGMP and all other relevant company training requirements
  • Prepares production areas for cGMP project initiation or changeover
  • Writes and executes batch records, author and review SOP’s, and maintain quality documents associated with manufacturing
  • Trains other manufacturing personnel
  • Participates in the maintenance and overall cleanliness of the workspace
  • Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions and troubleshooting breakdowns
  • Interfaces with manufacturing support groups to align on production requirements
  • Performs as a leader in the laboratory space


  • BS degree or equivalent in life sciences or related field
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience working in a professional lab
  • Experience with plasmid DNA manufacturing processes desired
  • Experience in a cGMP clean room environment preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills, detail-orientation, and demonstrated problem-solving abilities
  • Self-starter, able to organize and prioritize multiple tasks

TriLink BioTechnologies is a rapidly growing biotech firm in San Diego, CA that offers competitive wages and a full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, LTD, and a retirement plan.

TriLink BioTechnologies is an EEO employer.



About Our Organization

TriLink BioTechnologies, a Maravai LifeSciences company, offers mRNA and oligo solutions as comprehensive CDMO services and an expansive stocked menu - to accelerate research, diagnostic, and therapeutic applications. TriLink has paved the way with industry-leading technology, consistently high quality, and ready access to expert scientific support. 

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