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Manufacturing Associate - Filling

MANUFACTURING ASSOCIATE - FILLING (CANADA)

Emergent BioSolutions is currently seeking a Manufacturing Associate for our Filling Department at our Winnipeg site location. The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years of related experience. Must have the ability to read, understand and follow standard operating procedures, protocols working instructions, and have strong written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to work in a group environment. The select candidate will play close attention to detail, have a strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite Products and have the ability to adapt to and complete shift working including days and nights. In addition, this individual will possess a strong work ethic and a commitment to excellence and innovation.

THE COMPANY

Emergent BioSolutions is dedicated to one simple mission—to protect and enhance life.

As a global specialty pharmaceutical company, Emergent offers specialized products to healthcare providers and governments to address medical needs and emerging health threats.

We value the diversity that each employee brings, and while we look for people who share our Core Values, we thrive on difference as well. With hundreds of talented employees working around the globe, Emergent is a growing organization with a wide variety of scientific, technical and professional career opportunities worldwide.

THE OPPORTUNITY

The Manufacturing Associate role supports the filling of specialty pharmaceutical products and directly contributes to our mission of protecting and enhancing life.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Lives our culture of “right the first time” and ensures quality and accuracy in day-to-day activities.
Executes and documents procedural steps in compliance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) standards and other regulatory requirements.
Operates machinery; assembles and disassembles equipment as required.Operation of vial washer, depyrogenation oven, steam sterilizers, freeze dryers, integrity testers and other related equipment.
Performing product sterile filtration, filling, and capping operations.
Escalates problems, concerns, or deviations in a timely manner.
Maintain production areas in a tidy, 6 sigma (6S) standard including cleaning and sanitization of work areas.
Identifies and communicates process improvement and operational excellence initiatives.
Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed by those in this job.  It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, and other duties may be assigned. 

  
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS: 

  • High school Diploma or equivalent is required; Pharmaceutical manufacturing diploma or
  • Bachelors’ degree in Science / Engineering is considered an asset.
  • Minimum of 2 years of related experience is required; Previous experience working in a
  • regulated environment is strongly preferred.
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow standard operating procedures, protocols, work
  • instructions, and other policies/procedures is required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a group environment.
  • Strong accuracy and attention to detail is a must.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical regulatory requirements is required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite Products such as Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Ability to adapt to and complete shift work including days and nights.
  • Ability to lift and move materials/equipment when needed.
     

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Citizenship/Permanent Resident or Valid Work Permit.
  • Successful Completion of a Criminal Record Check.
  • Medical assessment will be required upon hire
     

Interested? Please visit www.emergentbiosolutions.com under the career section to apply today!

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