Manufacturing Bioprocess Technician (SSFP) in South San Francisco, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a handful of individuals who can work as Manufacturing Bioprocess Technicians with one of our clients who is a large biotech who has a facility sitting in South San Francisco. Details are below. 


Responsible for the aseptic processing of Pharmaceutical components and products by interfacing with highly automated production systems and controls in a cGMP manufacturing environment, while maintaining areas in high state of inspection preparedness and safety compliance.

  • Sterile preparation of components
  • Aseptic processing filtering and filling of pharmaceutical products
  • Environmental monitoring of manufacturing facility
  • Pperation and basic troubleshooting of production equipment
  • Maintain complete and accurate records of equipment logs, batch histories
  • Work effectively and efficiently in a team-oriented environment to keep GPMF Pharmaceutical Manufacturing operations running smoothly
  • Adhere to SOPs, GMPs and other established procedures during the manufacturing process to produce a quality product in a safe fashion.
  • Responsible for being proficient in one functional area
  • Understands and applies biological, chemical and mechanical principles and techniques


  • Understand controlled environment and aseptic processing principles  
  • Adhere to manufacturing safety regulations
  • Comply with current Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Adhere to proper documentation (manufacturing tickets and stand operating procedures) 
  • Maintain clean room aseptic processing qualification
  • Participate in on-going training programs to enhance technical proficiency
  • Perform environment monitoring
  • Clean prepare, perform filtration process, and operate filling equipment
  • Participate in aseptic processing and filling of pharmaceutical products
  • Formulate Buffer
  • Perform dilution Calculations
  • Perform freeze and thaw operations
  • Perform sterilization procedures
  • Deliver samples and media plates to the appropriate departments
  • Complete and review production documents in real time
  • Education and Experience Minimum of 1 year of Life Science in college or equivalent education or related work experience.
  • Work Environment/Physical Demands/Safety Considerations Be able to lift 35 lbs.
  • Be able to work flexible hours, and occasional overtime.
  • Be able to work extensive hours while standing.

Hours Per Day: 8.00

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