Gilead Sciences, Inc. Manufacturing Engineer II - Automation in San Dimas, California

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Job Description

Job Responsibilities

  • Complies with all safety regulations and current Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)

  • Provides support in the design, modifications, and maintenance of manufacturing equipment, Manufacturing and processes

  • Provides engineering expertise and guidance in planning and financial justification, start-up activities, scale-up processes, implementation, process improvements, and validation

  • Performs general evaluation studies of manufacturing equipment and systems

  • Performs routine troubleshooting on manufacturing equipment and systems

  • Prepares required engineering and manufacturing documentation

  • Provides accurate budget estimates for capital equipment and projects

  • With guidance, works on the resolution of engineering issues of a routine nature with limited direct supervision

  • Manages assigned projects through completion with limited direct supervisionMetrology

  • May be required to perform calibrations per Metrology procedure as designated by Supervisor.

  • Calibration responsibilities may include: temperature; pressure differential room pressures; chart recorders; freezers/refrigerators; incubators; HVAC.

  • Creates and/or revises standard operating procedures for calibrations and/or operations as required.Knowledge and Skills

  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of process engineering systems, methods, and procedures

  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and safety regulations

  • Demonstrates strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills

  • Is proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Develops solutions to routine problems

  • Utilizes established precedents and policies

  • Demonstrates knowledge of UBC, UFC, NEC codes.Experience and Education

  • 4+ years of relevant experience and a BS in engineering.

  • 3+ years of relevant experience and a MA/MBA.

  • Previous experience in biotech or pharmaceuticals industry desirable.

  • Previous experience in engineering in highly regulated manufacturing environments desirable.


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Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercialises innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

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