Manufacturing Technician / Senior Manufacturing Technician- 3rd Shift- Philadelphia, PA
AstraZeneca

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Are you a dedicated individual looking for an excellent opportunity to develop key skills in the pharmaceuticals and in a company that follows the science? If so, our Manufacturing Technician opening at AstraZeneca in Philadelphia would be a great fit!

AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of prescription medicines for some of the world's most serious diseases. But we're more than one of the global leading pharmaceutical companies.

The Philadelphia, PA site manufactures a life-saving influenza vaccine, which is aseptically filled into sprayers for nasal administration. The site consists of two geographic locations - a facility at Red Lion Road in NE Philadelphia has about 140 full-time employees and the Bensalem storage and distribution facility has about 5 employees. The facilities are about 8 miles apart and both are situated close to I-95, the city of Philadelphia, and Philadelphia International Airport. Our product is sold in the US, UK, and other countries. Operations continue year-round, with the production season being in the summer (typically May-August).

This is a multi-career level role. The Job Responsibilities summarized below, represent the full scope of the role. The qualifications at the different career levels are also described.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs a variety of tasks related to the processing of ingredients and/or pharmaceutical products.
  • Operates general manufacturing equipment, such as autoclaves, and automated aseptic filling lines.
  • Handles raw materials and intermediate or finished products.
  • Assists in all direct manufacturing support functions such as Thaw, Blend, Fill, Stage, Prep, Environmental Monitoring (EM) and equipment preparation.
  • Assists in indirect manufacturing support functions, such as cleaning and sanitization of the facility.
  • Performs standard operating procedures to meet current good manufacturing practices (GMP).
  • Accurately completes required documentation to comply with Federal regulations and assists with batch-record close-out.
  • Maintains product related records as required. Author/revise SOPs and Batch records as needed

Manufacturing Technician - Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or Biologic Technician Certification or Associate Science Degree
  • 3-6 years of related experience or training preferred
  • Bachelors degree is a strong plus.
  • Aseptic processing experience in the bio/pharmaceutical industry
  • Clean room work experience, food, medical device and/or pharmaceutical manufacturing or aseptic processing and/or assembly experience, which may include environmental monitoring, pharmaceutical warehousing, pharmaceutical packaging experience is acceptable.

Senior Manufacturing Technician- Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or Biologic Technician Certification or Associate Science Degree
  • 6-8 years of related experience or training without college degree.
  • 4-6 years of related experience or training with college degree.
  • Aseptic processing experience in the bio/pharmaceutical industry.
  • Clean room work experience, food, medical device and/or pharmaceutical manufacturing or aseptic processing and/or assembly experience, which may include environmental monitoring, pharmaceutical warehousing, pharmaceutical packaging experience is acceptable.

Why AstraZeneca
At AstraZeneca, we're dedicated to being a Great Place to Work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There's no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients, and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration. Always committed to lifelong learning, growth, and development.

So, what's next

Are you already imagining yourself joining our team? Good, because we can't wait to hear from you!

Find out more on Social Media:

LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/1603/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/astrazenecacareers/

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/astrazeneca/?hl=en

About Operations https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gak5Ham8oUw

AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements.

AstraZeneca requires all US employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 but will consider requests for reasonable accommodations as required by applicable law.


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