Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton Metro Area, PA
Our Bacterial Technology group has an opening for a Bioprocess Scientist position at our Swiftwater site. Responsibilities include:
Execute small-scale upstream and downstream bioprocess unit operation (fermentation, clarification, TFF, purification) Assemble, sterilize, monitor, and clean production fermenters and other equipment.
This includes (but not limited to) media preparation, probe calibration, batch sterilization/autoclaving, inoculum preparation, down-stream processing Operate fermentor automated system
Perform media/buffer solution preparation operations Work with coworkers and supervisor to effectively troubleshoot minor equipment and process issues
Follows established safety and environmental guidelines and procedures for all work performed
Document, record, and summarize information related to the process.
Assist in writing Standard Work Instructions and Batch Production Records Draft and review development protocols and reports Inventory and Sample Management
MS Office 2010,
Technical working knowledge and hands-on experience with fermentation processes
Basic technical writing and documentation skills
Equipment and process troubleshooting skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work in a team environment Self-motivated and willing to be proactive in resolving issues.
Bachelor of Science