The Cedars-Sinai Biomanufacturing Center (CBC) is a state-of-the art facility that comprises of a cGMP cell manufacturing facility housing multiple cleanroom cell production suites and process development rooms for producing the next generation of cell and gene therapies. With world class expertise in stem cell (iPSC) biology, bioprocessing, translational, regulatory and manufacturing, Cedars-Sinai is committed to pushing the frontiers of medicine and discovering new technologies and innovations that will impact how we diagnose and treat disease.
The Materials Handler is responsible for all daily material handling for production, and warehouse activities while strictly adhering to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Environmental Health & Safety guidelines, and other regulations that apply. Handles receipt and distribution of all goods and services. Performs physical or administrative tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, order fulfillment, storing, distributing of materials, supplies and equipment.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Maintains and stages orders accordingly to carrier location and verify; number of pallets picked as well as stage location.
Maintains inventory and assists with investigating any variances.
Prepares and ships items using the appropriate shipping method, select appropriate shipping container, pack items for safe delivery.
Supports manufacturing and labs with issuing, kitting, and waste flow within the CBC facility.
Receives and inspects incoming shipments of non-GMP/GMP materials and equipment following established procedures.
Uses the electronic inventory system to support manage/release GMP materials for production.
Completes daily inventory transactions.
Prepares and delivers raw materials, samples, finished product, etc. to various departments as needed ensuring proper procedure and temperature range are followed.
Keeps warehouse operation clean and inspection ready at all times.
Assists with keeping department supplies inventoried and ordered to avoid stock-out.
High School Diploma/GED required.
Experience and Skillset:
0 - 2 years of experience required.
Ability to convey and/or receive written/verbal information to/from various audiences in different formats.
Ability to provide and/or support a level of work excellence and accuracy; recognize and address flaws or errors that others may overlook.
Ability to demonstrate time management and priority setting skills.
Ability to interpret and apply knowledge of State, Federal and Agency standards to align with regulations.
Ability to work within tight timeframes and meet deadlines.
Ability to use software applications and operate technological devices (e.g., computer, laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.).
Ability to operate mechanical/medical devices and/or equipment.
Working Title: Materials Handler I - Biomanufacturing
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.