Thermo Fisher Scientific Supervisor, Production (Suite 4) in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Description

Supervisor, Production (Suite 4)

Requisition ID: 69580BR

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Location/Division Specific Information

St. Louis, MO

How will you make an impact?

The supervisor is accountable for the success and oversight of the manufacturing processes. This means being responsible for the carrying out a variety of functions related to Upstream and Downstream Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing. These functions may include but are not limited to activities such as propagation of mammalian cell culture, conducting aseptic cell culture operations, execution of large scale production bioreactors (50L - 2000L), conducting large scale chromatography, viral inactivation, viral filtration, ultrafiltration and diafiltration, as well as aseptic filling of bulk drug substance.

Current schedule is Monday – Friday, with weekend on-call. Typical hours are 6:30a – 4:00p.

This position will have approximately 4 direct reports.

What will you do?

  • Direct line management of staff and overall execution of production protocols, scheduling activities, troubleshooting process anomalies, serving as a process SME and will implement new technologies and inspire innovation and appropriate change to drive for continuously improved systems.

  • Adhere to Quality Management Systems and completing associated documentation

  • Additional duties include but are not limited to preparation of buffers, sampling, in-process testing, assembling, preparing, operating and cleaning of the equipment used in the downstream purification of biopharmaceuticals.

  • Collaborate daily with cross-functional departments to meet operational needs

How will you get here?

Education

  • Bachelor degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related Science field.

Experience

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience, including experience operating in a GMP cleanroom environment while ensuring safety and quality outcomes.

  • At least 1 year of experience in a supervisory/team lead role.

  • cGMP exposure and experience

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Extensive knowledge in either Downstream Production or Upstream Production activities and unit operations.

  • Excellent project management and customer-facing skills.

  • Able to collaborate well cross-functionally

  • Self-Motivation

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.