199867 - Sr Operator, Manufacturing
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
West Hills
$21 to $24.00 DOE
12 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Sr. Operator, Manufacturing for a contract opportunity in West Hills, CA.

This is a production/ manufacturing role in a lab setting. Production staff wear lab coats plus PPE and use bench scale lab equipment - pipettes, thermal cyclers, centrifuges, etc. We are seeking an energetic individual with good communication along with technical and operational skills to join our team.

The duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Read, understand, and implement written SOPs. Perform manufacturing/ production tasks as scheduled. Handle and work with biological and chemical reagents. Work with laboratory equipment including but not limited to: UV Spectrophotometer, Thermal Cycler, qPCR, robotic systems, centrifuges, multichannel pipettes. Work in a clean room laboratory environment with adherence to CGMP guidelines. Review data and recognize and report data inconsistencies. May train and assist colleagues on production tasks and procedures. Initiate reports related to production nonconformance's. Solve problems related to the production process. Follow all safety requirements and escalate issues and concerns. Other duties as assigned.

Ability to write basic SOPs and other common production documents. Ability to perform basic laboratory calculations. Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point. Able to work critical and shifting timelines while demonstrating a 'can do' attitude. Ability to work overtime and nonstandard work schedules as required to meet production schedule

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:
Frequently work at laboratory workstation, operating equipment, low temperature freezers, and computer workstations. Some lifting of objects including laboratory instrumentation of 35 pounds. May handle sharps such as needles and biologic substances of human and animal origin. Working conditions/physical requirements may change as required.

A combination of education and experience that confer the needed manufacturing, scientific, and laboratory technical skills will be consider such as:

Accredited High School Diploma/ GED and at least two (2) years of related laboratory experience
2 years college course work in Biotechnology, Sciences, or other technical field.
Accredited Bachelor's degree in a technical or scientific field

Shift: 8am-5pm

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.