AbbVie Biotechnologist II in Singapore, Singapore
AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter (https://twitter.com/abbvie) , Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/AbbVieGlobal) , Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/abbvie/?hl=en) , YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/user/AbbVie) and LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/abbvie) .
Performs functions associated with cGMP manufacturing operations within the biologics production facility. Uses sophisticated programs (such as LIMS, SAP, automated control systems, MES, etc.) to collect and evaluate operating data, to comply and strictly adhere to Standard Operating Procedures and Good Documentation Practices.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Learn and perform well-defined procedures within cGMP manufacturing environment
Perform equipment monitoring, 6S housekeeping and maintain Kanban system.
Perform basic laboratory tasks (e.g. IPC sampling, pH/ conductivity/ osmolality measurements etc.)
Trained & signed off on On-The-Job Training (OJTs) procedures relating to CIP/ SIP/ Downstream skids, Holding Vessels & instrument operations
Demonstrate aseptic technique in handling of product/ materials
Perform basic process & equipment troubleshooting
Multi-task on equipment preparations & operations to ensure adherence to production schedule
Use Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), logbooks & Electronic Batch Records (EBRs) effectively & competently
Submit IPC samples via Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)Maintaining inventory levels
Equipment preparation (CIP / SIP)
Basic skill and knowledge of Downstream Purification Bioprocessing at commercial scale which includes column chromatography techniques, tangential flow filtration techniques, Nano filtration and Sterile filtration techniques, pH/Conductivity adjustment techniques, aseptic techniques.
Basic technical knowledge of Automation Control System with DeltaV control parameters for chromatography, UF and Filtration operation.
Basic knowledge in single use applications.
Degree/ Diploma in Science, Engineering or equivalent
Minimum 2 years of relevant experience working in Biologics Production facility
Fresh graduates are welcome as training will be provided
Some relevant work experience in a similar manufacturing industry or cleanroom environment
Proven problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to new requirements
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft and other software packages, SAP, LIMS, DeltaV, POMs are preferred
Knowledge of Biopharmaceutical processing is an advantage.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Experience with cGMP documentation and record maintenance is preferred
Excellent attitude towards work and keen willingness to learn and perform ‘hands-on’ work
Excellent team player with strong troubleshooting and analytical skills
12-hour rotating Shift work is required.
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Equal Employment Opportunity
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