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Downstream GMP-Source Biomanufacturing Operator at ALDEVRON, LLC in Fargo, North Dakota

Posted in Science 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Downstream GMP Biomanufacturing Operator works daily within Aldevron’s manufacturing areas, performing tasks associated with Aldevron’s GMP-Source plasmid DNA production services. This role focuses specifically on bacterial cell growth, including transformation, subculture, cell banking, fermentation, shake flask growth, wave growth, and harvest.


  • Plan and submit inventory requisitions 

  • Plan and preparation of production events and process plan memos  

  • Coordinate production events with buffer preparation operators

  • Perform downstream production events   

  • Complete all documentation associated with GMP projects  

  • Coordination and sample submission with Quality Control   

  • Assist in writing manufacturing summary reports after project completion  

  • Participate and support in Aldevron’s internal audit program and provide requested information and respond to findings presented in the audit report  

  • Follow Aldevron SOP’s and adhere to regulatory expectations  

Required Skills

  • Ability to follow through on methodology, understanding that bacteria are living organisms that do not adhere to a schedule

  • Ability to think critically and solve problems

  • Ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures and report mistakes if they occur

  • Ability to accurately record details and records

  • Ability to stand, bend, sit, and lift up to 50 lbs.


  • With a high school diploma, at least one year of technical laboratory experience in a regulated environment

  • A.S. or B.S. in life science degree preferred

Work Hours/Shift

Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Join Us Today!

Join a team committed to making lives better. Aldevron provides high-quality plasmid DNA, proteins, enzymes, antibodies, and other biologics to help our partners achieve significant breakthroughs for a variety of life science applications.

If you would like to thank someone for referring you to this role, please apply at , and include their first and last name as a referral source!

Aldevron is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. We are committed to creating a diverse workforce and consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identify, or protected veteran status among other factors.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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