MILLENNIUM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. Manufacturing Associate II-R0006651 in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

By clicking the Apply button, I understand that my employment application process with Takeda will commence and that I agree with Takedas Privacy Notice, Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.Job DescriptionAre you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Manufacturing Associate II in our Brooklyn Park, MN office.Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.As a Manufacturing Associate II working on the Biologics Manufacturing team, you will be empowered to use your GMP experience to improve process operations, and a typical day will include:POSITION OBJECTIVES:The Manufacturing Associate II performs and documents cGMP activities to support upstream and downstream production areas and operations. This involves operation of process equipment, execution of validation protocols, completion of cGMP documents, creating/ revising cGMP documents and other assignments as directed.He or she may be responsible for training less experienced or new manufacturing associates.He or she may be responsible for supporting deviation investigations and may participates in cross functional projects teams, may support technical transfers with relevant teams/individuals and is involved in other assignments as directed.POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:Performs Processing Steps and/or Manufacturing Support activities, monitoring process against the batch record, SLR and control system.Documents/Records cGMP data and information for processing steps and/or equipment activities, following standard operating procedures. Key documentation includes batch records, SLRs, and equipment logbooks.Completes /reviews validation protocols, deviation reports, change controls in accordance with cGMPsPerforms the weighing, dispensing of raw materials for media and buffersPerforms the preparation of small and large volume media and buffer solutions, filtration and transfer of productOperates bench top equipment including pH, conductivity, osmo meters, pumps, tubing welders, filter integrity testers etc.Dispensing, labeling, transfer/staging of raw materials and partsAssembly/disassembly, cleaning and sterilization of components, parts and equipmentMaintaining equipment, area and cleaning logbooksCleaning sanitizing production rooms and equipment,Stocking production and cleaning suppliesAuthor/ review/improve SOPs, batch records, protocols and technical reportsActively participates in training activities, managing their individual training plan.Utilizes Manufacturing knowledge to train others, improve process operations and affect positive change and demonstrates ability to troubleshoot basic mechanical operations.Proficient and knowledgeable in the operation and basic to moderate troubleshooting of at least two manufacturing areas.EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:Knowledge, Competencies and Skills:Advanced knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs). Working knowledge of all relevant safety procedures within the company. General understanding of most areas in Manufacturing and supporting functional groups.Experience with cGMP Biotech or Pharmaceutical operationscGMP: Understands cGMP requirements and follows those requirements, including requirements for good documentation practices.Must be team-oriented (proactively builds healthy working relationships between peers, their department and other groups).Possess excellent written and oral communication skills.Possesses advanced knowledge of non-manufacturing functions such as QC, Regulatory, QA, and/or Materials Management.Possesses advanced understanding of the scientific theory of biologics manufacturing:understands biotechnology processing - purpose of major unit operations and microbial control conceptsActively pursues learning of required skills, new skills, and new equipmentUnderstand routine procedures upon which they have bee