Manufacturing Associate

Asuragen, Inc.
Job Location
2150 Woodward Street
Austin, TX 78744

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Job Description
  • Follows work instructions to formulate, fill, label and package reagents.
  • Follows work instructions to test and qualify products and reviews the data obtained for compliance to specifications
  • Maintains quality of manufactured products; records information accurately while following Good Documentation Practices as well as verify work performed by co-workers.
  • Documents non-conformances and deviations
  • Follows work instructions for the analysis and release of raw materials
    • Performs rework as required according to designated work instructions
    • Coordinates and performs routine equipment maintenance
    • Performs equipment validation as required
    • Performs product stability testing according to work instructions
    • Performs timely and accurate work order and inventory transactions
    • Maintains accurate inventory. Performs weekly cycle counts
  • Develops appropriate proficiency in the ERP system
  • Identifies and implements process improvements
  • Revises and updates procedures as needed
  • Receives general instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on new assignments
  • Performs general lab maintenance, cleaning and organization
  • Executes work in a safe manner, notifying management of safety issues and risks
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Minimum Education/Experience Requirements:

Bachelors degree in a scientific discipline or equivalent and 0-2 years experience in a production environment; or a combination of education and applicable work experience.

Preferable Skills and Attributes:

  • Skilled in the use of software programs such as Microsoft Office and database management programs.
  • Organized, attention to detail and process oriented
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks with high degree of accuracy
  • Good written and communication skills
  • Able to work in an fast paced environment
  • Readily adaptable to changing demands
  • Familiarity with ERP systems, especially QAD
  • Ability to work cohesively in a team environment
  • Knowledge of cGMP, GLP, ISO, CE or other regulated environments
About Our Organization

Asuragen is a global diagnostic products company delivering solutions that build knowledge and understanding of complex clinical questions. Asuragen’s application of its deep scientific heritage and molecular expertise delivers diagnostic products in oncology and genetics that provide the best answers with optimal workflows – so time can be spent delivering actionable insights, rather than searching for them. With innovative approaches to kit development and a broad range of molecular chemistries, Asuragen produces assays that ensure reproducible results. From discovery and development to regulatory support to global commercialization, we also provide a tailored approach that efficiently delivers custom and companion diagnostic products for our partners. Asuragen is located in Austin, Texas, which is consistently ranked in the top 10 of “best places to live” list of US cities. Asuragen offers a competitive salary, medical, dental, disability and life insurance, a 401(k) plan with company matching contributions, employee stock option plan, and a tuition reimbursement plan.

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