Manufacturing Operations Technologist, Material Management

STEMCELL Technologies

STEMCELL Technologies

Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2023

Job Description Summary

Are you searching for the chance to work alongside motivated individuals who are passionate about the work they do to support life science research? At STEMCELL Technologies we are looking for a Manufacturing Operations Technologist to join our team!

In this role you will ensure raw material accuracy and availability, and create and maintain manufacturing documentation. As someone with excellent attention to detail your work would be critical to the Material Management team as your precision, strong aseptic technique, and accuracy will ensure our clean room laboratories continue to run smoothly.

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support production by ensuring raw material availability and accuracy, including cycle counting and material transfer requests

  • Aliquoting materials aseptically in a clean room environment

  • Ensure appropriate organization and storage conditions for all applicable materials

  • Responsible for performing accurate transactions in the SAP ERP system

  • Frequently lifting up to 40 lbs of product

Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in a life-science related field with 1-2 years of relevant experience

  • Excellent communication skills, with ability to work in a team setting and independently

  • Desire to build collaborative relationships with colleagues and cross-departmentally

  • Strong organizational and prioritization skills with a continuous improvement mindset

  • Ability to work weekends

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STEMCELL Technologies is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as “Scientists Helping Scientists” – standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative, and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and meaningful career development opportunities.

STEMCELL is well recognized for exceptional leadership and business practices. We are one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies and operate an ISO 14001-certified environmental management system to measure and reduce our environmental impact.

As an equal opportunity employer, STEMCELL is dedicated to ensuring that every employee feels safe, valued, and respected for who they are. We know that scientific progress and innovation occur when diverse, creative minds come together and we are committed to nurturing a culture of inclusivity and belonging. STEMCELL enforces a zero-tolerance policy for any form of discrimination. Selection decisions are solely based on job-related factors.

NOTE: STEMCELL’s vaccination policy requires that all candidates for this role be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including boosters), as currently recommended or required by local health authorities and public health orders, unless an exemption from this policy is approved through our accommodation request process.

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