Oct 28 2021
Manufacturing Scientist I
- Full Time
- San Luis Obispo, CA, USA
This position serves as the Manufacturing group’s primary technical expert to develop, improve, optimize, or manufacture a variety of Promega Biosciences’ products or custom molecules. It may require up to 60% of time spent doing lab work. This role participates in conceptualizing, implementing, and documenting chemical transformations, analytical method development, process design/control, and project planning. The position requires achieving full competency with the steps in the processes and is responsible for meeting project schedules and regulatory requirements. May direct the day-to-day work of team members during investigations or production runs. Trouble-shoots problems in the process or equipment and solves other production-related problems within set production and safety procedures. This position takes the lead on special projects and assists other scientific staff with their projects when appropriate. It may additionally involve writing and/or reviewing draft manufacturing procedures and may serve as the point person for investigating product quality issues.
1. Demonstrated ability in project organization and management.
2. Experience with DoE utilization, JMP software preferred.
3. Experience with jacketed reactor and filter dryer systems.
1. Must be able to organize information in a comprehensible manner for record keeping or reporting purposes.
2. Must be fully competent in arithmetic, algebra and basic statistical analysis.
3. Capable of executing complex experimental protocols with accuracy and consistency. Requires good organizational skills.
Promega Biosciences, located in San Luis Obispo, blends innovative research in chemistry with excellence in manufacturing to meet the rapidly changing needs of the scientific community. We synthesize and manufacture essential reagents to help Promega succeed as a life science leader.
Our areas of expertise include synthesis, process design and scale-up, and commercial manufacturing (grams to kilograms) of modified luciferins and coelenterazines. These pro-bioluminescent products aid in life science research. We bring pride, passion, and purpose to our work and the products we provide.
Promega Biosciences offers its employees a work environment that encourages creativity, work-life balance, and personal and professional growth. We support community involvement and are committed to being good stewards and reducing our impact on the environment. Promega fosters a positive, fun, and warm family culture. To learn more about our values, please visit our Corporate Responsibility website.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including comprehensive medical insurance, dental and vision insurance, 401k matching, company-paid life insurance, time-off benefits, and more.
Our San Luis Obispo facility is at the heart of California’s beautiful central coast. San Luis Obispo is a destination for wine aficionados, nature lovers, and pleasure-seekers alike. You might enjoy views of the Pacific Ocean from one of our scenic Nine Sisters, a chain of volcanic peaks that run along the coast. Or, spend a day gallivanting around the many wineries, local boutiques, and renowned restaurants in the area. Proclaimed as the “happiest town in the USA”, our community provides a rich and rewarding place to live and play. To learn more about San Luis Obispo, check out the VisitSLO website.
To apply for this job please visit careers-promega.icims.com.