Skip to main content
Search Jobs

Manufacturing Operator FDE

Branchburg Township, New Jersey

Apply NowApply Later
Req ID R-1910 Title Manufacturing Operator FDE City Branchburg State / Province New Jersey Country United States

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

This position is responsible for providing support to their respective process team per Manufacturing Standard for Operational Excellence (MSOE) 602, specifically focusing on safety, quality and manufacturing performance. Perform actual duties in an assigned area within the biopharmaceutical bulk products production facility.  Duties are listed below and are specific to the assigned area (Cell Culture, Purification, or BioServices).  The processing areas are PLC automated and controlled via HMI.  Cell Culture operations contains major equipment such as bioreactors, centrifuges, and biosafety cabinets.  Protein Purification operations contains major equipment such as chromatography columns, chromatography / TFF skids, and intermediate product vessels.  BioServices encompasses Media Prep, Buffer Prep, and general equipment cleaning and preparation supporting both Cell Culture and Purification.  Major equipment for this area includes stainless steel vessels, autoclaves, and washers.  All three major manufacturing departments utilize filtration technologies.

Primary Responsibilities

1. Prepare and operate equipment according to written procedures.  Examples include:  setup and sterilization of components and process equipment, monitoring equipment parameters and making adjustments to operational settings, in-process sampling, and performing routine assays.

2. Responsible for providing support to their respective process team, per Manufacturing Standard for Operational Excellence (MSOE) 602.

3. Record data, log activities, and monitor processes according to cGMP standards.

4. Assist in the review of batch records for completeness and accuracy.

5. Maintain an elevated level of safety awareness.  Communicate safety issues to management in a timely manner.

6. Adhere to all safety, environmental, quality, and EEO/AA standards and policies of the Corporation.

7. Perform all duties with a high level of honesty and integrity.

Required Knowledge

1. Minimum HS degree with 2-4 years work experience.

     -College Degree a plus.

2. Previous experience in a biotech facility a plus.

3. Ability to understand technical nomenclature and language as well as work with mathematical formulas.

4. Must have good manual dexterity and demonstrated mechanical aptitude.

5. Must be able to follow detailed instructions and record information clearly and accurately.

6. Must possess excellent communication, interpersonal, and written skills.

7. Demonstrated knowledge and experience in aseptic processing techniques a plus.

8. Must meet the physical requirements of the job; must have the ability to:

  • Lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Bend, reach, stretch, climb ladders, and work in tight spaces.
  • Stand for long periods.
  • Wear appropriate clean room attire.

Eli Lilly and Company, Lilly USA, LLC and our wholly owned subsidiaries (collectively “Lilly”) are committed to help individuals with disabilities to participate in the workforce and ensure equal opportunity to compete for jobs. If you require an accommodation to submit a resume for positions at Lilly, please email Lilly Human Resources ( Lilly_Recruiting_Compliance@lists.lilly.com ) for further assistance. Please note This email address is intended for use only to request an accommodation as part of the application process. Any other correspondence will not receive a response.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

To submit resume, visit https://www.lilly.com/careers and apply to Req ID R-1910.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Apply NowApply Later

About Science

Our scientists and researchers are developing the breakthrough medicines of tomorrow. Join us and become a creative innovator and thinker who can improve the lives of millions.

Recruiting Events

We’d love to meet you to discuss career opportunities. Check our calendar now to see when we’ll be in your area.

View All Events

Stay Connected

Job Alerts

By signing up for job alerts, you’ll be the first to learn about opportunities that could be a great fit for you via periodic email updates.

Sign Up

Join Our Talent Community

Share a bit about yourself, such as the career area you are interested in. We will then reach out to you when the perfect position is available!

Sign Up

Sign Up

Areas of InterestSearch for a category, location, or category/location pair, select a term from the suggestions, and click "Add.”