Core Technician III
United States, Houston (Texas)
Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.
The Core Tech III will be responsible for carrying out production processes in a GMP facility, with tasks including operation of cell culture bioreactors, large scale purification by ion exchange chromatography, and aseptic filling. Other duties may include conduction of cGMP training for new and current employees, reviewing cGMP records, and change control.
Participates in aseptic processing of clinical grade product, including cell culture, purification, formulation and filling activities according to approved production records and cGMPs.
Responsible for investigating and troubleshooting deviations and unexpected events.
Responsible for reviewing, writing and executing production records.
Provide support in maintaining cleanroom environment below alert limits by following established cleaning practice.
Stock cleanroom suites and support areas with released inventory.
Performs environmental monitoring as needed.
Monitors expiry of critical raw materials as needed.
Bachelor or Associates Degree in Life Sciences.
Strong understanding of cGMP regulations.
Extensive experience with aseptic technique and cell culture/ serological method preferred.
Ability to work weekends and holidays as scheduled.
Computer skills including MS Office.
Strong organizational, record keeping and time management skills. Ability to manage multiple projects.
Strong communication skills both verbal and written.