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Cell Processing Associate (Cell Culture, Sterile Processing, Clean Room, Gowning ISO, cGMP, GDP)

Post Date:Nov 14, 2017Type:Contractor
Start Date:11/14/2017Salary:
Location:US-NJ-Warren New Jersey Job Reference:800736

Job Description:

Cell Processing Associate (Cell Culture, Sterile Processing, Clean Room, ISO, cGMP)

Leading Biopharmaceutical company hiring multiple Cell Processing/ Manufacturing Associates for 5 advancement job opportunities; the new hires will utilize their knowledge of Cell Culture, Aseptic Processing, ISO, cGMP and GDP, to secure long-term full time employment within the growing Biopharmaceutical field! We are looking for skills, committed, positive, dynamic individuals looking for a long-term growth potential!!

Job Type: Full-time


  • Manufacture clinical grade cellular therapeutic products to supply the Clinical Program:
    • Execute/Implement batch records in ISO 7 & 8 Clean Room environments.
    • Observe, practice, and promote all aspects of the GMP & GDP requirements.
    • Complete and maintain Aseptic Processing and Sterile Gowning qualifications.
    • Communicate with Quality Control (QC) to ensure proper hand-off of process samples.
  • Maintain laboratory and equipment for cleanliness and compliance.
    • Complete room activity, maintenance, cleaning, and equipment usage logs.
    • Run daily calibration checks on equipment where appropriate, and escalate deviations.
    • Perform daily, weekly, and extended sterilization of lab and equipment.
    • Ensure sufficient laboratory supplies for daily laboratory operations.
  • Assists with development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and/or production batch records associated with new processes that are transferred from Development into Manufacturing Operations
  • Interact with Supply Chain, Facilities, and Development as needed to ensure smooth operation, and escalate any issues involving safety or product quality up the appropriate channels.
  • Collaborate with members of internal teams to drive process improvements and assist with implementation of changes by utilizing quality systems.
  •  Reports and initiates non-conformances, and participates in follow up investigation when necessary.


  • B.S. in Biology, Biochemical, Chemical, or Biomedical Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum 1-3+ years of relevant experience in a laboratory or Cell Culture Processing environment.
  • Minimum 1-3+ years hands-on experience with Cell Culture, Aseptic Processing, Clean Room, Sterile Gowning ISO, GMP, GDP
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and basic computer applications
  • Experience working in an Aseptic or Sterile Processing Environment, cGMP gowning, de-gowning environment
  • Experience in cGMP cell culture manufacturing, and cell therapy preferred.
  • Aseptic processing in ISO biosafety cabinets.
  • Cell expansion using incubators and single use bioreactors.
  • Cell washing, cell separation techniques and use of automated equipment.
  • Knowledge of cGMP regulations and FDA guidance applicable to biologics and cell therapy manufacturing.
  • Experience with SAP, Trackwise, etc. desired

Keywords: Cell Culture, Aseptic Processing, Clean Room, Sterile Gowning ISO, GMP, GDP, Manufacturing technician, production technician, biological manufacturing, bioprocessing, biotechnology manufacturing, biotechnology, cGMP, gowning, de-gowning, cell sorting, clinical, sterilization.


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