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Senior Manufacturing Technician

date posted 09/23/2022
contract type Full time
job id R2657126
location Framingham, Massachusetts

POSITION OVERVIEW

**12-hour rotating day shift positions- including overtime, weekends, and holidays as per business needs** 

POSITION SUMMARY

Position in a cGMP biologics facility that includes small-scale and large-scale upstream operations. Initial job responsibilities will include performing a diverse range of manufacturing-related activities.

The Sr. Manufacturing Technician will be responsible for performing a variety of complex tasks under the general guidance and in accordance with the manufacturing instruction set and current GMPs.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintains a safe working environment and reporting of incidents/accidents to Manufacturing management. 

  • Effectively demonstrates an understanding of GMPs and how they apply to specific responsibilities. 

  • Follows verbal and written procedures in operating production and equipment and performing processing steps; accurately completes appropriate production documentation. 

  • Maintains cleanliness and orderliness in the process area

  • Ensures production area is stocked with supplies. 

  • Interacts with other support functions such as Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Manufacturing Engineering, MSIT, Validation, etc. 

  • Utilizes manufacturing knowledge to improve process operations and affect positive change. 

  • Demonstrates ability to troubleshoot basic mechanical operations. 

  • Effectively utilizes Microsoft Office applications. 

  • Mentors less experienced operators. 

  • Performs in-process sampling and analytical testing 

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrates general knowledge of purification processes and automation systems (INFOR, MES, ERP, DeltaV).

  • Demonstrates general knowledge and practice of aseptic techniques.

CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT:

  • Contributes to continual improvement of all manufacturing documentation (SOPs MBRs, OJTs) to ensure they are current, accurate, and clear

  • Supports plant floor continuous improvement initiatives.

LEADERSHIP QUALIFICATIONS

An ongoing commitment to conducting our global business according to the highest legal and ethical standards, and to continually pursue excellence in the development and delivery of all of our products and services. This includes:

  • Adhering to all applicable laws and regulations of the places in which we conduct business, as well as our own Company policies and procedures.

  • Being honest and treating people with respect and courtesy.

  • Constantly striving to make Sanofi Genzyme a great place to work, and a company respected for the quality of its people and products.

  • Acting as role models for our fellow employees by acting responsibly, fairly, and honestly in our dealings and exercising sound judgment in performing our jobs.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School diploma/GED with 1-3 years of experience in a cGXP environment, or a Bachelor’s degree with 1-2 years of experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Biotech Certificate or Associates degree with 1-3 years of experience in a cGXP environment, or Bachelor's degree with 1-2 years of experience. 

  • Effectively uses process automation systems to operate production processes (i.e. DeltaV). 

  • Familiarity with Deviation Management Systems (i.e. Trackwise, Phenix).

SPECIAL WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to stand on average 10 hours per shift.

  • Ability to gown and gain entry to manufacturing areas.

  • Ability to work a twelve-hour rotating shift and every other weekend, including holidays as scheduled.

FINEPRINT:

This position may be required to be moved or temporarily flexed to another department or building within the Biologics operation due to business needs.  Additionally, candidates should expect to work in multiple buildings. Some over-time/off shift work hours may be required based on business needs. We will attempt to provide as much advance notice as possible, two weeks where applicable if any such change is needed. Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs, bend/lift/move objects as part of the job. Able to stand for up to 8 hours a day (with occasional breaks) 

As a healthcare company and a vaccine manufacturer, Sanofi has an important responsibility to protect individual and public health. All US based roles require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of your job responsibilities.

According to the CDC, an individual is considered to be “fully vaccinated” fourteen (14) days after receiving (a) the second dose of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine, or (b) the single dose of the J&J vaccine. Fully vaccinated, for new Sanofi employees, is to be fully vaccinated 14 DAYS PRIOR TO START DATE.  

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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