Lead Production Technician - 10360

Job Location
660 Medimmune Ct
Frederick, MD 21703

Medical, Dental, Vision, etc

Job Description

Operation of upstream or downstream processing equipment according to established SOPs. This equipment includes but is not limited to bioreactors, TFF skids, biological safety cabinets, incubators, chromatography skids, UFDF skids, and product hold tanks.
* Upstream or downstream processing according to established manufacturing production records (MPRs) in accordance with cGMPs
*Demonstrated ability to perform all process steps of upstream or downstream production operations
* Ability to generate SOPs, MPRs, and SPRs for equipment and procedures used in the manufacture of biological based products
* Execution of validation protocols as required
* Execute projects with minimal instruction and management oversight.
* Assigning daily tasks to production technicians pertaining to manufacture of biological based products
* Complete manufacturing documentation per approved procedures Includes reviewing documentation for completeness and accuracy per established timelines
* Act as qualified trainer for process equipment
* In-direct supervision of production technicians.
* Provides input into annual performance evaluations of production technicians as applicable.
* Investigate and resolve problems. Clear and concise communication to Supervision/Management
* Coordination of production tasks to meet assigned schedule
* Other duties as assigned or identified


5-7 years experience with Bachelors,
8-10 years experience with Associates,
10+ years with High School Diploma

BS/BA degree preferred, Associates degree and High School Diploma acceptable with experience

**Must be able to work 12hr (6a/p-6p/a) night or day shift**

* Good organizational skills
* Basic first-line management skills for daily operation
* Situational Leadership
* Decision making skills
* Contributes to the development of new concepts, techniques, and standards
* Expert knowledge of cGMP standards, and the current code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
* Expert equipment knowledge to perform trouble shooting and root cause analysis
* Develops solutions to complex problems requiring ingenuity and creativity/innovation.
* Ensures solutions are consistent with organization's objectives
* Effects of decisions are long-lasting and influence the future course of the organization
* Contacts are frequent with individuals representing other department, and/or representing outside organizations
* Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data on matters of moderate importance to the function of the department or which may be of sensitive nature, requiring some explanation or interpretation

How to Apply

Visit https://www.medimmune.com/about-us/careers.html 

Click "Explore Opportunities" 

Enter "10360" into Req ID. 

About Our Organization

With one of the largest, most robust pipelines in the industry — including more than 120 research projects and product candidates — we comprise nearly half of AstraZeneca’s overall R&D portfolio. We are focused on three core therapeutic areas: Oncology; Respiratory, Inflammation and Autoimmune; and Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease. But, we also are opportunity-driven in Infectious Disease and Neuroscience.

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