(**$1000 Sign-On & Relo eligible for qualified hires**)
Boehringer Ingelheim is hiring a Production Technician, in the viral team, at our Newport Labs facility in Worthington, MN. Newport Labs supports livestock producers and helps protect national protein supply by manufacturing custom-made, vaccines, mainly for swine and cattle. The Company is offering a $1,000 Sign-On bonus and Relocation benefits (when applicable) for qualified hires. A passion for science, technology and animals drives our employees. We believe that people and animals are connected in deep and complex ways, and our employees are committed to enhancing the well-being of both. As an employee of Boehringer Ingelheim, you will actively contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our products to our patients and customers. Our global presence provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies’ success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Boehringer Ingelheim’s high regard for our employees.
Duties & Responsibilities: – Perform duties associated with aseptic processes, weighing, measuring, counting, calculations, sampling, and verifications required for biological production processes in accordance with batch production records (BPR) and in compliance with all current safety standards and site procedures. – Understands and can perform basic operation of production equipment and ensures all equipment, instruments and production materials are released and available for use. Look up and perform transactions within the electronic inventory management system. – To oversee production processes, cleaning, environmental monitoring and personnel and perform in-process batch quality checks per the written procedures. Knows and follows safety rules, wears appropriate safety equipment and maintains proper safety practices at all times. – Basic computer skills to create and update standard operating procedures and write deviation reports, and to complete all training as assigned to include general company procedures, area procedures, equipment operation, computer operation, safety, BPE, and other as needed. – To generate or collect new ideas about workplace and processes. – Performs all Company business in accordance with all regulations (e.g., USDA, OSHA, etc.) and Company policy and procedures. When violations are noted/observed they are to be immediately reported to management. Demonstrated high ethical and professional standards with all business – contacts in order to maintain BIAH’s excellent reputation in the community.
– Bachelors degree from an accredited institution in Microbiology or other related Science; Or an Associates degree from an accredited institution in Microbiology or other related Science, plus two (2) years of relevant experience; or a High School diploma, plus four (4) years of relevant experience. – Basic computer skills with Word, Excel and Electronic Management Systems, basic biological equipment knowledge and/ or experience (i.e. fermentation, centrifuge, concentration units), basic understanding of biological organisms. – Ability to read, interpret and conform to batch records, Quality and Safety requirements. – Ability to operate applicable systems. – Requires basic knowledge of manufacturing function, acquaintance with and general understanding of aspects of the production process and ability to apply this knowledge to situations ordinarily encountered. – Required to apply knowledge in the assistance of training others.