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Manufacturing Operator
Ref No.: 18-11603
Location: Bedford, Massachusetts
3rd shift

  • Operate various process equipment including reactors, pressure filters, pumps, filling, labeling and packaging equipment according to written SOP's and UOP's in a large scale, chemical batch manufacturing process.
  • Utilize local control systems (PLC and Delta V) in accordance with SOP and UOP's to carry out unit operations.
  • Assist production team with changeovers
  • Assist in finished product discharges
  • Assists with setting up raw materials for production runs
  • Knowledge of Lock Out Tag Out protocols
  • Maintain batch and equipment records per department's ISO13485 standards. Basic understanding of chemistry (ie acids, bases, and organic compounds)
  • Work with team on 5S activities within the work center
  • Perform light cleaning activities in the POROS suite, distribution, and laboratories as needed

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED Minimum of 1 year of manufacturing experience and knowledge of computer applications is required Excellent oral communications skills required
  • Ability to exert up to 50 lbs of force occasionally to lift material as well as push full 55 gallon drums on wheeled dollies
  • Ability to stand for 80% of the shift
  • Ability to move ~40 lbs up one flight of stairs
  • Ability to wear all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including work uniform, steel toe shoes, hair net, safety glasses, bump cap, and latex gloves.
  • PPE may also include face shield, respirator, and smock

Preferred Skills / Qualifications
  • Able to commute to either the Bedford, MA or Framingham, MA facility based on business need
  • Ability to interpret data, perform basic calculations, and troubleshooting skills
  • Computer literate Some manufacturing experience, Chemical or Biotech preferred
  • Ability to work weekends if needed Experience in cGMP environment desirable
  • Experience with Delta V desirable