Posted to MedZilla on 4/22/2017

Novo Nordisk

US-NC, Formulation Technician I Job 400983200A0-MZ


Requisition ID 46526BR
Title Formulation Technician I
Job Category Production
Job Description Position Purpose:
Formulation of insulin and media preparations under aseptic conditions in order to achieve production goals

Formulation of Insulin, Media, Sanitant and other preparations
Operating, monitoring and controlling equipment, systems and processes
Achieving production goals
Maintaining aseptic areas and performing environmental monitoring
Event and Process Root Cause Analysis
Reviewing and authoring SOP’s and other documents as required
Assist during equipment maintenance including restoration of lost function, predictive and preventative maintenance
Train fellow employees in areas of expertise, and aggressively learn systems and equipment outside of own expertise
Recording/reviewing of production data in BPR and associated forms
Follow all safety and environmental requirements in the performance of duties
Other accountabilities as assigned

Education: High school graduate or equivalent, AAS degree in related field preferred.
BioWorks graduate.

Experience: Minimum of 1 years experience in a manufacturing industry, FDA regulated preferred.
Formulation experience

Technical/Process/Functional Knowledge: Ability to read, write and understand complicated product documentation and standard operating procedures with attention to detail. Computer literacy.

Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift up to 60 lbs. with assistance.
Ability to work in confined spaces and near operating equipment.
Ability to attain clean room gowning certification and work with hazardous materials including sanitants.
Frequent bending, stooping, and prolonged working overhead.
Ability to work hours necessary to support production.
Ability to stand on feet up to 12 hours or longer, day or night.
Corrected vision to 20/30

Department AP - Form/W&S/Insp. Team D (Nights)
Position Location US - Clayton, NC
City Clayton
State/Provinces US - NC
Shift. 12 hour Night Shift

At Novo Nordisk, we know that driving change on a global level and improving treatment outcomes for people with diabetes and other chronic diseases begins here at home. That's why we make an unmatched commitment to our employees, our families and our communities. That means outstanding rewards, industry-leading training programs, and an environment that supports you to achieve your goals at every level. It's all part of the Novo Nordisk Way. It includes our Vision and our commitment to the Triple Bottom Line principle – helping us find the right balance between compassion and competitiveness

With a career at Novo Nordisk, you’ll feel a difference right from the start. It’s a sense of inspiration and mobility that comes from a shared belief in driving positive change for people, families, and communities everywhere. Congratulations on taking your first step!

Novo Nordisk is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Novo Nordisk will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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