Kelly Services Manufacturing Associate II - Fermentation Ãà(Emeryville in Emeryville, California

Manufacturing Associate II - Fermentation (Emeryville, CA)

We are proud to offer an exciting a 6 month temp. opportunity to work as an Manufacturing Associate II at a Biopharmaceutical Company that produces life-saving protein therapies for patients and provides hospitals, pharmacies and healthcare professionals with the products they need to deliver expert medical care.

Must have more than 1 year of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Experience in a GMP environment!

6 month Temporary Assignment (may possibly extend longer)

Full Time, Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm


This manufacturing position will be responsible for the production/filling of approximately 25 commercial proteins in a regulated FDA licensed/ISO certified facility.

  • Responsible for the ordering of required raw materials, reagents, & starting material in preparation for assigned production runs.

  • Responsible for the thorough assembly, completion & review of run specific batch record packets.

  • Perform SAP duties including cycle counting, reservations, charges to process orders & scrapping of expiring raw materials.

  • Perform specific preventative maintenance related tasks as assigned, including column testing procedures on an annual basis & those associated with ongoing validation studies.

  • Operate complex fermentation, synthesizer, filtration & centrifugation equipment.

  • Maintain safe work environment complying with biohazard & chemical safety procedures.

  • Perform all manufacturing operations under cGMP/ISO requirements Adhere to valid manufacturing procedures & documentation.

  • Maintain logbooks, inventory forms, revise SOPs, equipment, OJT forms & other records as required.

  • Perform legible, clear & concise data entry into batch records, logbooks, & all other ancillary controlled forms used in a cGMP process.

  • Responsible for analyzing in-process samples generated from protein purification processes.

  • Complete all required documentation for proper traceability of a production lot.

  • Operate a variety of basic lab equipment (pH meters, balances, centrifuges, & spectrophotometers) as well as more sophisticated equipment such as computers, HPLC systems, & densitometers

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Must have knowledge of process & equipment validation Experience following & writing SOPs Very good verbal & written communication skills Knowledgeable in SAP Computer knowledge required (Experience with Word & Excel) Able to lift & push up to 35 lbs.

  • Strong attention to detail, able to document work accurately.

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Experience with preparation of reagents following manufacturing instructions Experience in project management Deliver quality products & services on time to all customers, internal & external.

  • Must be attentive to detail & effectively manages time.

  • Independent thinking & considers the overall impact of our product for internal & external customers.

  • Monitor processes & products to identify opportunities for continuous improvement.

  • Perform monthly cycle counting activities

Years of Experience:

  • 2 to 4 years of experience in a GMP environment


  • BA/BS in the Sciences Biology, Chemistry, or related field

Why Kelly?

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

  • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

  • Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

  • Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

  • Weekly pay and service bonus plans

  • Group- rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

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