at VIVA USA Inc in Newark, Delaware, United States
Description: Position Overview Position requires one weekend day. Performs production activities related to work orders within Specialty Reagents In-vitro Production team to produce antibody raw material. Responsibilities include, preparation of nutrient supplements, equipment set up, autoclave operation, as well as operating equipment that is needed to harvest and purify antibody material. Responsible for monitoring and controlling processes while maintaining accurate quality records. Responsibilities The successful candidate must have the following skills: working understanding of Windows environment and related software, set up and verify calibration and/or verification of support equipment used to monitor quality. Work in a control environment and complete tasks aseptically to ensure no microbial contamination. Operate equipment used to harvest and purify antibody raw material. Set up equipment parameters for production using worksheet and/or SOP specifications or procedures. Check SAP for approval of raw materials used for production. Use the computer system to enter production data, interpret and respond. Writes and revises area procedures. Assist technical support to identify problems, make recommendations, and implement solutions. Accountable for completing and maintaining proper documentation of worksheets and other forms of quality documents. Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience Associate degree in Life Sciences Experience in aseptic techniques Experience with mammalian cell culture Basic computer knowledge with working knowledge of Microsoft Office Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States. Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience Associate degree in Life Sciences Experience in aseptic techniques Experience with mammalian cell culture Basic computer knowledge with working knowledge of Microsoft Office 8am-4:30PM VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.