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Sanofi Group Senior Process Technician - Vaccine in Swiftwater, Pennsylvania


*Monday-Friday- 8am-4:30pm with required flexibility with off-shift hours as needed*

Position: Process Technician Senior, Manufacturing Technology

Who We Are

Industrial Operations (IO) at our Swiftwater, Pennsylvania site, the largest vaccine manufacturing facility in the US, continues to develop its manufacturing assets to produce existing and new vaccines and biopharmaceuticals. Sanofi Pasteur provides associates in IO a variety of opportunities to develop and enhance their career through the ability to work in diverse roles across functions, resources for continuous learning, and assistance for those wishing to further their education.

The Position

The Senior Bacterial Support Lab Technician, within the Manufacturing Technology (Mtech) function of Industrial Operation is a technical contributor to the Bacterial Laboratory Unit who assists in the design and execution of small-scale development, optimization, and troubleshooting studies to support the manufacturing and continuous improvement of bacterial polysaccharide and recombinant protein cell culture-based vaccines.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Execution of bench and pilot scale experiments (bioreactor operation, culture expansion, sampling, process monitoring assays, clarification)

  • Ordering and maintaining supplies and materials, and laboratory upkeep

  • Equipment cleaning and sterilization

  • Solution (media and buffers) calculations and preparations

  • Work documentation

  • Support of problem solving through data summary and limited scope analysis

  • Writing Standard Work Instructions and internal development protocols and reports

  • Sample management


  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced team environment requiring multitasking ability

  • Teamwork is a must

  • Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies.

  • Strong organizational skills and detailed documentation abilities are required.

Education and experience


  • Bachelor’s degree in a science field preferred but not required. 2+ years’ experience in cGMP environment, including laboratory experience.

  • Preferred hands-on bacterial or cell culture experience.

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.



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