MilliporeSigma Associate Production Scientist in Saint Louis, Missouri
A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. Your Role: Manufacture molecular biology products according to established protocols, provide technical support to others and perform operations in support of the group and department. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS * Perform production operations * Set-up and prepare products according to current manufacturing procedures * Ensure quality and quantity of product throughout production process. * Clean-up equipment and working areas after production operations * Coordinate appropriate disposal of waste and complete compliance documentation. * Communicate and document status of processes, products, and equipment * Communicate the status of production operations and bring deviations to the attention of supervisor. * Provide a complete and accurate batch record at the conclusion of production operations consistent with quality guidelines including Non-Conformance Reports NCR if applicable * Write and modify production procedures consistent with quality guidelines * Enter applicable batch information into SAP * Ensure all applicable log books have been filled out completely as required by current procedures * Active participation in Operational Excellence processes and projects * Perform and interpret analytical evaluations of products and intermediates * Review analytical procedures to ensure that they are currently used by Analytical Services. * Perform necessary analytical tests and evaluate results during the process and at the completion of the run. * Ensure purity of starting material, intermediates and final products are consistent with history and product specifications. * Perform daily and production operations in a safe and orderly manner * Follow production procedures and safety policies at all times. * Use, clean, and store all personal protective gear appropriately * Label all in-process equipment and containers properly. * Take the necessary action to resolve any unsafe conditions. * Participate in required safety and quality training and other related activities. * Maintain good housekeeping in laboratory and working areas. * Improve manufacturing processes through application of scientific knowledge, experience and principles * Participate in process improvements under the guidance of a supervisor and/or senior scientists.The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to his/her Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because he/she made a good faith report of discrimination.Employer's Job# 185814Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.