Catalent Pharma Solutions Manufacturing Technical Specialist (Technical Writer) in Harmans, Maryland
Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent’s advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love. Your talents, ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent? Start here
Manufacturing Technical Specialist (Technical Writer)
Catalent Gene Therapy hires people with a passion to make a difference. Your expertise, coupled with our advanced technologies and collaboration with innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love. Your talents, ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives.
The Manufacturing Specialist will provide support for Manufacturing Management and Associates to meet batch record review/disposition schedule to adhere to lot release dates. The Specialist will be responsible for, executing root cause investigations, owning/authoring deviations, driving continuous improvement efforts and other quality report types, and revising GMP documents such as SOPs and Manufacturing batch records.
This position will be located at our Harmans BWI location.
In concert with Catalent’s Patient First philosophy, this position is key in our efforts toward continuous improvement of our processes & information which will allow quality drug products to reach patients safely and efficiently.
The Role (daily responsibilities)
Initiates Quality Records and conducts deviation investigations that meeting both Industry and Paragon expectations
Leads or manage investigations including root cause analysis and assesses product impact using input from various departments
Develops, executes and oversees CAPAs
Technical leadership will be required to ensure that product and process understanding is sufficient to investigate deviations, that investigations are technically sound, meet quality expectations, and that corrective actions are effective.
Supports Tech transfer and process monitoring support as needed
Works with the team to monitor critical process parameters
Revision and management of manufacturing documents such as Batch Records and SOPs
Leads or supports Continuous Improvement projects
Conducts data gathering, trending, and data presentation as needed to support investigations
Responsible for real-time, on the floor response in support of operational deviations by gathering information and completing an initial event report.
The Candidate (requirements)
Bachelor’s degree in a science or engineering field and 4+ years of demonstrated technical competency in biopharmaceutical manufacturing processing in a GMP compliance environment (e.g. Production, Development, Process Engineering, Technical Services or related field)
Previous experience operating equipment such as incubators, single-use bioreactors, depth filtration skids, TFF skids, chromatography skids, single-use mixers and in-process testing equipment
Previous experience in process deviation investigations and remediation
Previous experience authoring and/or revising technical documents
Demonstrated ability to work effectively cross-functionally, lead teams and implement project plans on time and on budget
Excellent communication and technical writing skills
Ability to support and/or lead system troubleshooting efforts
Familiar with Lean Six Sigma Methodologies and proven analytical/problem-solving capabilities
Catalent’s standard leadership competencies that are used to interview and for Performance & Development:
Leads with Integrity and Respect
Demonstrates Business Acumen
Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork
Engages and Inspires
Coaches and Develops
Diverse, inclusive culture
401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
19 days’ Paid time off
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Flexible spending account
Employee discount programs
Robust Employee Referral Program
Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.
Catalent is committed to the health and safety of its employees, visitors and the customers and patients we serve. As a result of the global pandemic, we have modified many of our recruitment and on-boarding processes to maintain everyone’s safety. The Human Resources teams will communicate all necessary safety processes and procedures throughout each stage.
personal initiative. dynamic pace. meaningful work.Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities.
Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to DisabilityAccommodations@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.
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Catalent = Catalyst + Talent
Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our mission: to develop, manufacture, and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Join us!
personal initiative. dynamic pace. meaningful work.
Catalent is the perfect place to grow your career if…
You enjoy the fast pace of a start-up, but want the opportunities and stability of a growing, publicly traded company (Listed on NYSE: CTLT).
You want meaningful work. From cough treatments to cancer-fighting drugs, biologics, and vitamins, we help develop, launch, and supply over 200 new products each year – more than any branded drug maker in the world!
You want to plant your career in a growing company. Over the last five years, Catalent has re-invested more than $2 billion back into the company and its people.
You are excited about learning, collaborating, and growing alongside a global diverse team. Our team of more than 11,000 comes to work every day ready to overcome new challenges with teamwork, advanced technologies, and a passion to deliver by putting patients first.
You want to make a global impact! From North America to Europe, Asia to Latin America, we have innovative science and manufacturing teams who are looking for YOU!
See how our teams are making a difference, while growing their careers and fulfilling our mission by putting patients first every day here.
Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.