Pilot Plant Technician in Rensselaer, NY

Date Posted: 07/31/2020

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Description

Pilot Plant Technician in Rensselaer, NY -Second Shift or Third Shift  AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. The Pilot Plant Technician is an integral part of the AMRI team.  As the Pilot Plant Technician you will support new product and existing product development within the Research & Development department by manufacturing products within a safe GMP environment. Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture. In this role, you will:
• Operate equipment and machinery to support production processes as described in production batch records.
• Complete and maintain associated batch documentation necessary for the manufacture of active pharmaceutical intermediates or other products.
• Perform all duties safely in accordance with AMRI Rensselaer Safety Program, OSHA requirements, FDA regulations, and all applicable federal, state and local regulations.
• Perform all duties within the guidelines outlined by Good Manufacturing Practices for active pharmaceutical intermediates.
• Perform all duties in an environmentally compliant manner in accordance with the AMRI Rensselaer Environmental Program.
• Be proactive in assuming responsibilities that enable the building to function more effectively such as maintaining excellent housekeeping, initiating maintenance requests to repair faulty equipment, assisting in casual maintenance, and effectively preparing for new production in the building.
• Assisting development chemists as necessary in preparing for product startups both in the laboratory and in the building.
• Perform other duties as directed to effectively assist the Developmental Manufacturing Manager and/or the Research and Development Department in bringing and developing new products to the Company and supporting existing manufacturing when necessary.

Qualifications

Qualifications and background to be successful in this role:  Required Qualifications: 
• High School diploma or equivalent
• Willingness to train on 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift. 
• Willingness to work on 2nd or 3rd shift after training.  Preferred Qualifications: 
• Associate Degree in a technical discipline such as science or engineering is preferred. Other skills/abilities:
• Ability to read, comprehend and execute written instructions.
• Mechanically inclined/oriented.  Attentive to Detail.
• Personally Accountable, Dependable.
• Team Oriented, Positive Attitude, Enthusiastic about learning new tasks.
• Professional Work Ethic; Ability to Multi-task. All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Job: Manufacturing
Primary Location: Rensselaer, New York
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: 07/31/2020
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AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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