Associate Scientist / Scientist - GMP , Pilot Plant , Small Molecule

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD)

CA-South San Francisco-FSP San Francisco CA


Submission for the position: Associate Scientist / Scientist - GMP , Pilot Plant , Small Molecule - (Job Number: 173449)In labs and health care facilities worldwide - HERE WE ARE

PPD is a leading global contract research organization. At PPD we are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our purpose - to improve health.

PPD Laboratories offers the most comprehensive set of laboratory services available in the industry and continues to deliver innovative solutions to our clients through our collaborative approach, including PPD® Laboratories FSP. PPD® Laboratories FSP is a unique partnership that allows our clients to leverage the experience of our PPD staff, while allowing you, the employee, to gain direct experience working onsite at a pharmaceutical/ biopharmaceutical company, all while maintaining full-time benefits/advantages of being a part of PPD.

As an Associate Scientist,you will support the client clinical manufacturing facility that prepares small molecule drug substance for Phase I clinical trials. You will set up, maintain, and clean equipment used in the scale-up of chemistry processes.

Additional responsibilities for the role on site at a major biotechnology company:

Maintain inventories of supplies, spare parts, and GMP raw materialsDispose of hazardous waste appropriatelyProvide accurate GMP documentationMaintain lab cleanlinessAt PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. It's not just talk, our award-winning training programs speak for themselves.

Join PPD in our relentless pursuit of excellence - apply now!In labs and health care facilities worldwide - HERE WE ARE

PPD is a leading global contract research organization. At PPD we are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our purpose - to improve health.

PPD Laboratories offers the most comprehensive set of laboratory services available in the industry and continues to deliver innovative solutions to our clients through our collaborative approach, including PPD® Laboratories FSP. PPD® Laboratories FSP is a unique partnership that allows our clients to leverage the experience of our PPD staff, while allowing you, the employee, to gain direct experience working onsite at a pharmaceutical/ biopharmaceutical company, all while maintaining full-time benefits/advantages of being a part of PPD.

As an Associate Scientist,you will support the client clinical manufacturing facility that prepares small molecule drug substance for Phase I clinical trials. You will set up, maintain, and clean equipment used in the scale-up of chemistry processes.

Additional responsibilities for the role on site at a major biotechnology company:

Maintain inventories of supplies, spare parts, and GMP raw materialsDispose of hazardous waste appropriatelyProvide accurate GMP documentationMaintain lab cleanlinessAt PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. It's not just talk, our award-winning training programs speak for themselves.

Join PPD in our relentless pursuit of excellence - apply now!

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Chemical Engineering or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualificationPrevious experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable 1 year) or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

In some cases,an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Candidates must have good theoretical knowledge of chemistry and/or organic chemistry.Mechanical aptitude in assembling/disassembling small equipment is essential.Must be capable of standing, lifting, kneeling, bending, etc. for extended periods of time.Previous GMP experience is strongly preferred.Capable of communicating effectively with equipment vendors without much oversightCapable of setting daily priorities for work in the labTechnical ability to take on small independent projects, such as establishing temperature feedbackCritical thinking skills to support quality decision makingDetail orientation and compliant with procedures and policiesAbility to perform multiple tasks effectively in a stressful environment are desirable.Attention to detail and excellent communication skills, both written and oralAbility to utilize Microsoft Excel and Word to perform tasksTime management and project management skillsProblem solving and troubleshooting abilitiesAbility to work in a collaborative work environment with a team

Working Environment:

PPD values the health and well-being of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:

Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner Able to work upright and stationary and/or standing for typical working hoursAble to lift and move objects up to 25 poundsAble to work in non-traditional work environmentsAble to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiencyMay have exposure to potentially hazardous elements, including infectious agents, typically found in healthcare or laboratory environmentsAble to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities

PPD Defining Principles:

We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer’s trust - We are gamechangers - We do the right thing - We are one PPD -

If you resonate with our five principles above, and ultimately wish to accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics for some of the world’s most urgent health needs, then please submit your application – we’d love to hear from you.

Keywords: cGMP, "Small Molecule", "Drug Substance", API, "Clinical Manufacturing", Chemistry, Chemical, SOP, "pilot plant" ""TLC" "research associate" , GMP

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Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Chemical Engineering or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualificationPrevious experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable 1 year) or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

In some cases,an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Candidates must have good theoretical knowledge of chemistry and/or organic chemistry.Mechanical aptitude in assembling/disassembling small equipment is essential.Must be capable of standing, lifting, kneeling, bending, etc. for extended periods of time.Previous GMP experience is strongly preferred.Capable of communicating effectively with equipment vendors without much oversightCapable of setting daily priorities for work in the labTechnical ability to take on small independent projects, such as establishing temperature feedbackCritical thinking skills to support quality decision makingDetail orientation and compliant with procedures and policiesAbility to perform multiple tasks effectively in a stressful environment are desirable.Attention to detail and excellent communication skills, both written and oralAbility to utilize Microsoft Excel and Word to perform tasksTime management and project management skillsProblem solving and troubleshooting abilitiesAbility to work in a collaborative work environment with a team

Working Environment:

PPD values the health and well-being of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:

Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner Able to work upright and stationary and/or standing for typical working hoursAble to lift and move objects up to 25 poundsAble to work in non-traditional work environmentsAble to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiencyMay have exposure to potentially hazardous elements, including infectious agents, typically found in healthcare or laboratory environmentsAble to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities

PPD Defining Principles:

We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer’s trust - We are gamechangers - We do the right thing - We are one PPD -

If you resonate with our five principles above, and ultimately wish to accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics for some of the world’s most urgent health needs, then please submit your application – we’d love to hear from you.

Keywords: cGMP, "Small Molecule", "Drug Substance", API, "Clinical Manufacturing", Chemistry, Chemical, SOP, "pilot plant" ""TLC" "research associate" , GMP

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Submission for the position: Associate Scientist / Scientist - GMP , Pilot Plant , Small Molecule - (Job Number: 173449)


2020-08-10 00:00:00


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