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Agilent Technologies Manufacturing Chemist in Frederick, Colorado

Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. Weprovide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwidewith instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise.Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek ---- sothey can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Informationabout Agilent is available at delivering high-quality, innovative products to customers when and wherethey need them, Agilent's Manufacturing Team supports our company'smission to inspire scientists and researchers to make discoveries that advancethe quality of life. Join our fast-growing, dynamic organization and be partof this rewarding work.As a Manufacturing Chemist, you will check and schedule resources to ensureon-time delivery. Your scientific knowledge and background will be leveragedthrough your review of formulation documents and active ingredient dilution toensure that products are manufactured to specification. Your proficiency inanalytical testing and immunohistochemistry applications will be required toperform in-process quality control on a variety of products.You will have an opportunity to become skilled in the use of a wide range oflab instruments, including but not limited to spectrophotometers,conductivity meters and auto-pipettors, all of which are essential tomeeting our customers' requirements. Having the ability to learn quickly onthe job, anticipate and resolve potential manufacturing and delivery issuesand maintaining the highest level of quality are critical. Additionally, youwill work on problems of diverse scope in which analysis of data requiresevaluation of identifiable factors. You will also exercise judgment withingenerally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniquesfor obtaining solutions.Key responsibilities include:* Actively involved in the manufacturing of oligonucleotide APIs in a GMPenvironment.* Actively involved in aspects of technology transfer and scale-up ofoligonucleotide manufacturing processes delivered from Manufacturing TechnicalServices into Manufacturing.* Write and revise standard operating procedures according to regulatory andprocedural guidelines.* Work with Validation and Engineering personnel to validate new equipmentand facilities.* Work with Manufacturing Management and Quality to resolve manufacturingproblems including drafting quality documentation (CAPA, deviation,change control, etc.).* Maintain, calibrate, and troubleshoot critical process equipment.* Ability to work in a cleanroom environment* Ability to work as a successful member of a team working to establishpriorities, scheduling, and procedures that collectively will meetdepartment goals and project deadlines.* Ability to work both independently and in a team setting on a variety ofprojects and use individual discretion to meet required project objectives anddeadlines.The temporary hours for this position during training will be 4:00pm --2:30am Monday - Thursday until January 4, 2021.On January 4, 2021, the schedule will transition to 4:00pm -- 5:30amworking a pitman schedule of 2 days working, 2 days off, 3 days working,2 days off, 2 days working, then 3 days off.* B.S. in related field or equivalent combination of education/experience* 2+ years of related manufacturing experience, pharmaceuticalmanufacturing environment preferred* Previous knowledge of oligonucleotide synthesis, HPLC, UF,conjugation, and lyophilization is advantageous* Detail-oriented and can perform technical duties following standardoperating procedures and general laboratory safety rules* Excellent math, documentation, communication and operationaltroubleshooting skills* Mechanically inclined* Previous experience in an FDA regulated manufacturing environment highlydesiredAgilent Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity andAffirmative Action employer. We value diversity at all levels. Allindividuals, regar