Manufacturing Team Lead

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POST DATE 8/23/2016
END DATE 1/5/2017

Gilead Sciences, Inc San Dimas, CA

San Dimas, CA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company founded in 1987. Together we deliver life-saving therapies to patients in need. With the commitment and drive you bring to the workplace every day, you will be part of a team that is changing the world and helping millions of people live healthier, more fulfilling lives. Our worldwide staff is a close community where you can see the tangible results of your contributions, where every individual matters, and everyone has a chance to enhance their skills through ongoing development. Our scientific focus has resulted in marketed products that are benefiting hundreds of thousands of people, a pipeline of late-stage drug candidates, and unmatched patient access programs to ensure medications are available to those who could otherwise not afford them. By joining Gilead, you will further our mission to address unmet medical needs and improve life by advancing the care of patients with life-threatening diseases.


Provides hands-on guidance to Manufacturing Technicians.
Conducts Technicians performance evaluations and one-to one meetings
Assigns daily job responsibilities.
Expedites production scheduling through communication with QA/QC and Inventory Control personnel.
Participates in production processes, including cleaning and set-up.
Complies with all established SOPs in performance of job. Adheres consistently to GMPs.
Investigates and reports on variance or deviations from standard procedures..
Has daily contact with Compliance, Inventory Control and Maintenance to ensure equipment and materials are ready and available for use.


Proficient knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
Audit and Investigation Skills, Report Writing Skills.
Strong verbal, technical writing and interpersonal skills are required.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
Must possess a strong knowledge of the FDA/IMB and cGMP standards as well as regulatory guidance documents.8+ years of relevant experience and a AS or AA
6+ years of relevant experience and a BS or BA.
4+ years of relevant experience and a MS.
Prior experience in a cGMP related industry is required, within Biopharmaceutical or Pharmaceutical industry preferred.
Must be able to work on a rotational shift schedule alternating between day shift and grave shift.
Must be able to work 12 hour shift schedules.
Must be able to work weekends
Must be able to work holidays
Must be able to operate and qualify for respirator usage
Must be able to see and distinguish all colors and shades
Must be able to stand for a continuous 4 hours
Must be able to change into Gilead gowns and work attire as required for the task.
Occasionally lift 50 lbs
Routinely lift 25 lbs

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