Process Engineer


A Process Engineer job is available in San Diego, CA through Adecco Medical & Science.


Practice good hygiene and personal sanitation practices
Compliance with cGMP and applicable standard operating procedures (SOPs)
Compliance with company environmental health and safety procedures

Job & Educational Requirements

Master’s degree and 4+ years of relevant experience in a Life Sciences discipline or Bachelor’s degree and 6+ years of relevant experience in a Life Sciences discipline preferred
4+ years of experience in Manufacturing (Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and GMP experience desired)
Ability to work independently and in a team environment while following GMP guidelines
Ability to follow detailed direction and instruction while working in a manufacturing GMP environment

Role and Responsibilities

Advise groups responsible for cGMP contract manufacturing and internal manufacturing
Work internally and across other sites as well as with clients’ process development and project management groups to assure successful technical transfer and integration of processes into the San Diego site
Lead new projects and work cross-functionally across all groups at the San Diego site
Optimize processes and implement complex production and manufacturing procedures
Train lower level personnel and new employees on the use of new complex equipment
Responsible for scale-up and troubleshooting of manufacturing processes and development of scalable processes with improved product yield and reduced costs for manufacturing systems
Research and implement new methods and technologies to enhance operations as well as suggest improvements to existing methods and procedures
Work as needed in a cGMP environment to help implement new complex equipment such as Fill Lines, Autoclaves, Depyrogenation Ovens, Parts Washers, Vial Washers, etc
Compare and spec out new equipment for use in new projects and to furnish GMP suites
Create process flow charts and design closed systems for aseptic processing by implementing single use technologies

Specific Job Requirements

Adhere to Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) at all times
Initiate and close deviations and product failure investigation
Write or revise Standard Operating procedures (SOP’s) and Batch records
Perform training to new employees or train manufacturing personnel with a new SOP's revision
Work in clean room environment and participate in aseptic operations as needed
Observe safety during working hours. Report potential unsafe conditions. Use protective personal equipment (PPE) when working in the labs or handling hazardous materials.
Help with and execute validation related tasks as needed
Knowledge of Lean 6 Sigma methodologies and 5S is a plus
Knowledge of validation is a plus
Aseptic technique is a plus
Knowledge of Fill Lines, Vial Washers, Parts Washers, Autoclaves and Depyrogenation ovens is a plus
Must be comfortable working with Microsoft suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), navigating through web pages and e-mail. Must possess basic keyboarding skills
Perform other duties as assigned

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