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cGMP Cleaner - $8,000* Sign On

United States - Maryland - FrederickManufacturing Operations & Supply ChainRegular

Description de l'emploi

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Everyone at Kite is grounded by one common goal – curing cancer. Every single day, we seek to establish a direct line between that purpose and our day-to-day work. Join us in this mission!

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Manufacturing organization as a cGMP Cleaner and support the startup of Kite’s brand new, state of the art, commercial Cell Therapy facility in Frederick, Maryland.  The cGMP Cleaner, internally known as a Lab Tech I, will provide 3rd shift cGMP cleaning requirements and sterile and non-sterile garment stocking for our ISO Class rooms and Controlled Non-Classified Lab Areas.

Shift: Sunday-Tuesday-Saturday -10:00PM-6:30 AM

Responsibilities of the cGMP Cleaner Include:

  • Performs sanitary cleaning activities as defined by established operating procedures and as directed by Manager/Supervisor

  • Performs sterile and non-sterile stocking, staging and shifting (FIFO) of usable garments for multiple gowning rooms

  • Maintains accurate and complete records

  • Attends and completes all training required by Company SOPs, procedures and policies

  • Maintains accurate and complete inventory of cleaning supplies ensuring supplies are never depleted

  • Reviews and provides signatory signoff of documentation

  • Provides accurate and complete assistance to other Departments as needed

  • Works in a safe and effective manner in accordance with all company, state and federal rules and regulations

  • Perform any other tasks/duties as assigned by management

  • Embrace the QUALITY culture

Basic Requirements:

AA Degree


High School Degree with 1+ years of operations and/or pharmaceutical / biotechnology and/or manufacturing experience

Physical Environment and Physical Requirements:

  • Physically capable to don and wear cleanroom/protective gowning and equipment, including but not limited to gowning, goggles, face shields, and protective gloves (PPE are essential for the health and safety of employees)

  • Perform operations within an ISO Class clean rooms

  • Employee must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds

  • Must be able to squat, bend, kneel, and or reach for 80% of a shift

  • Must be able to stand, walk, and/or move about for 80% of a shift

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Clean Room sanitization experience or cGMP operational experience a plus

  • Ability to strictly adhere to the Company’s rules, regulations and operating procedures as they apply to the position and general employment

  • Ability to work in a clean room environment where Biohazardous & Hazardous waste are handled and removed daily

  • Ability to work in a team oriented environment

  • Must be able to read, write and comprehend documents in Standard English such as Standard Operating Procedures, manufacturing schedules, operating manuals and company & safety policies

  • Ability to work overtime and holidays as needed

  • Must have a strong work ethic and demonstrate dependability and timeliness

  • Good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential in this collaborative work environment

  • Comfortable in a fast-paced company environment with minimal direction and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities

*This Position qualifies for a Bonus, $4,000 payable within 30 days of start date and $4,000 payable following 6 months of continuous employment. Payments are subject to a 1-year repayment agreement from date of payment issue. Applies to external hires only.

Does this sound like you? If so, apply today!