22 May, 2023

Assistant Process Manager

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Florence, SC, USA
Process Engineer Biochemicals / Pharmaceuticals

Job Description

Job Description

As part of the Thermo Fisher Scientific team, you’ll discover meaningful work that makes a positive impact on a global scale. Join our colleagues in bringing our Mission to life every single day to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We provide our global teams with the resources needed to achieve individual career goals while helping to take science a step beyond by developing solutions for some of the world’s toughest challenges, like protecting the environment, making sure our food is safe or helping find cures for cancer.

How will you make an impact?

Under the direction of the Process Manager, support daily operations and other technical aspects of simultaneous production in Manufacturing; resolve deviations, CAPAs, and engineering projects; drive continuous improvement in EH&S/Quality/Efficiency

Essential Functions:

  • Provide oversight and technical expertise for daily Manufacturing operations (Troubleshooting, Process improvements, right first time, Changeover, Maintenance).
  • Generate Process Flow Diagrams, SOP’s, manufacturing procedures, recipes, and BDR specifications.
  • Lead PHAs and EH&S reviews.
  • Develop process (and other) training materials and deliver training to Operations personnel.


  • Assist in Process / Technology Transfers.
  • Assist with manufacturing process start-up.
  • Manage Process Optimization and Capital improvements.
  • Ensure Regulatory Compliance.


This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.


Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering, Chemistry, or related field.


5+ yrs. experience in the pharmaceutical industry or related. Equivalent combinations of education, training, and relevant work experience may be considered.


Excellent oral, written and presentation/interpersonal skills; ability to interact effectively with all levels of employees; ability to multi-task and be able to meet timelines

Physical Requirements:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; sit and to talk, hear or smell. The employee is occasionally required to walk and stoop, or kneel, crouch. The employee must also occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to various types of chemical substances, carcinogens, corrosives, irritants, toxins, teratogens, mutagens, lethals (SDS information for review on an ongoing basis).

Employee must align with all applicable safety and security procedures:

  • Determine appropriate action beyond guidelines
  • Report potentially unsafe conditions
  • Conduct compliance monitoring, investigations and training within area of responsibility

Preferred language - English

Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Watch as our colleagues explain 5 reasons to work with us. As one global team of 100,000 colleagues, we share a common set of values - Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement - working together to accelerate research, solve complex scientific challenges, drive technological innovation and support patients in need. #StartYourStory at Thermo Fisher Scientific, where diverse experiences, backgrounds and perspectives are valued.

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