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When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you will do important work, and you will be valued and recognized for your performance. With passionate managers and encouraging coworkers to support you, you will find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.
The Reagent Formulations Department is responsible to work as a team based environment to manufacture commercial cGMP grade products that are scientific in nature for use in the life sciences industry. The team will responsible for completing production and quality analysis of reagents, components and finished products in accordance with SOPs, work instructions and the production schedule to ensure timely availability of efficient products of high quality.
Optimally communicate and talk to work groups to ensure the completion of daily production.
Work in both standard and clean room environments while adhering to room specific PPE requirements.
Operate automated and semi-automated equipment
Satisfactorily complete Thermo Fisher Scientific training requirements on time and operate within all ISO and FDA standards pertaining to Frederick Site Manufacturing.
Nature and Scope:
This position largely interacts with equivalent levels of personnel in the manufacturing area. Good oral and written communication skills are required to routinely manufacture saleable products, identify problems and implement solutions in a team environment. Efficiency in this role requires a functional knowledge of Thermo Fisher manufacturing process and Standard Operating Procedures, phenomenal attention to detail and the ability to see opportunities for improved efficiency. The job encounters work situations of moderate scope and complexity and identifiable factors. Works on problems where analysis of situation or data requires a review of identifiable factors. Incumbent exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to resolve action. The incumbent normally receives general instructions on routine work and detailed instruction on new assignments. 85-95% of time spent on work order processing of bulk formulation. May perform varies duties as the need arises and/or assigned.
BS (or AS + relevant experience) in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or other related life science subject area. +1 year experience in a life science/biotechnology subject area
Experience with collecting optical density measurements.
Experience with detailed formulation of bulk reagents.
Experience with filling, capping and labeling using precision liquid handling tools and processes.
Experience in manufacturing diagnostic products for research and regulated markets.
Experience in completing documentation (GDP) and data collection in a GMP laboratory.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment with changing priorities
Basic digital literacy such as proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite to support the operation in its daily functions
Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed.
What Thermo Fisher Offers to Employees:
Annual Performance Based Incentive (Annual Target Bonus)