1+ months

Associate Specialist, Facility Operations

Baltimore, MD 21202

Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.

Facilities Operations Associate Specialists job purpose is to assess and implement systemlevel improvements with Quality Systems and Operational Systems. In addition, the AssociateSpecialists role is to assist Facilities operations management or designee with variousimprovement initiatives as a Quality Systems SME.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The Facility Operations Associate Specialist must have the ability to assess andimplement system level improvements to the Emergent BioSolutions, Camden campuswith Quality Systems.
The Facilities Operations Associate Specialist must be able to perform the following
o Oversee various service contractors at Camden campus.
o Work with department employees on improving and updating preventative
maintenance procedures.
o Complete, review, and route for closure engineering work requests in
accordance with Good Documentation Practices to assure compliance withGMP.
o Assist in authoring change controls as directed.
o Identify, and pursue, potential continued improvement activities.
o Work well with others, build and maintain positive employee relations.
o Will assist others in the Facilities & Maintenance department as needed.
o Demonstrated ability to perform routine work without instruction; requires
general instructions on non-routine assignments.
CAPA(Corrective and Preventative Actions) Management for Department:
o Department deliverable management for deviation CAPA actions
o Manage process improvement CAPAs for the department

o Utilizes multifunctional teams to implement process and continuousimprovements at the site
o Quality Metrics: Provide management with pertinent information regarding thestate of all Facilities Operations quality systems and continuous improvementprojects.
o Internal Audits: Respond to internal audit findings, including root causeanalysis, and identification of corrective and/or preventive actions.

The above statements are intended to describe the nature of work performed by those in thisjob and are not an exhaustive list of all duties. Nothing in this job description restrictsmanagements right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time
which reflects managements assignment of essential functions.

Bachelors degree preferred or equivalent related experience
o 2 -4 years related experience in a highly-regulated industry/environment
Preferred Experience
Prior experience with SAP Skills

Experience with Quality Systems required

strong preference for Veeva Quality Systems
Strong project management skills
Strong background in cGMP principles and concepts
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
Excellent organization and communication skills
Should have experience / knowledge of Reliability / Predictive maintenance and
Statistical Process Control
Must have the ability to multi-task and coordinate workload by priority
Must be customer-oriented and quality-driven

Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Individuals with qualifying medical issues or sincerely held religious beliefs or practices that may prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.

There are physical/mental demands and work environment characteristics that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. This information is available upon request from the candidate.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform all essential functions.

Emergent BioSolutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and values the diversity of our workforce. Emergent does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Information submitted will be used by Emergent BioSolutions for activities related to your prospective employment. Emergent BioSolutions respects your privacy and any use of the information submitted will be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy<> .

Emergent BioSolutions does not accept non-solicited resumes or candidate submittals from search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions approved agency list. Unsolicited resumes or candidate information submitted to Emergent BioSolutions by search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions approved agency list shall become the property of Emergent BioSolutions and if the candidate is subsequently hired by Emergent BioSolutions, Emergent BioSolutions shall not owe any fee to the submitting agency.


Protecting and Enhancing 1 billion lives by 2030 focuses our energy to improve the quality of life for individuals around the world, giving them the opportunity to experience the fullness of life.

Our drive towards this vision informs all of our actionswhether it is our approach to product development, manufacturing, encouraging employee health and wellness or giving back to the communitywe strive every day to achieve this shared goal.


  • Stand shoulder to shoulder no matter what
    • We combine our best thinking and communicate openly to support each other.
  • Break through thinking
    • We take smart risks, pursue innovation and challenge ourselves to constantly improve.
  • Own it always
    • Every person at Emergent is engaged and accountable for delivering on our commitments.
  • Compete where it counts
    • We set the right goals and respect each other as we conquer them together.



  • Biotechnology
Posted: 2022-04-27 Expires: 2022-07-22

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