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Facilities Technician I

The Swiss based Bachem Group is a public, innovation-driven company specializing in the development and manufacturing of pepTides and oligonucleoTides. As a full service provider Bachem offers products for clinical development and commercial applications as well as a comprehensive catalog and exclusive custom synthesis. With 50 years of experience and subsidiaries in Switzerland, the United States, the United Kingdom and Japan, Bachem is the partner of choice for the biotech and pharma industry worldwide.  
Bachem. Leading Partner in Tides 

In order to continue our organic growth, we are constantly looking for talent.

Your Responsibilities

  The Facilities Technician I – Glass Washer collects, washes, dries and sterilizes all glassware and

   laboratory supplies and other duties as needed.


Your Tasks

  • Follow SOPs and approved directions to clean glassware and equipment used in GMP processes
  • Maintain cleaning log for each glassware and equipment
  • Assist in equipment calibration program
  • Follow approved GMP manufacture directions such as Standard Operation Procedures, Standard Test Procedures, and other procedures to prepare buffers packaging operations and other related activities
  • Operate and maintain equipment for manufacturing.  The equipment includes: lyophilizers, balances, diafiltration systems, water systems, ovens, washing systems, column packing stations and others used in manufacturing
  • Monitor compliance of Maintenance and Cleaning procedures of equipment and instruments used in GMP processes by periodically reviewing and signing off on maintenance and cleaning log for each equipment
  • Follow and maintain GMP Documentation System.
  • Investigate any process deviations, write process deviation reports and initiate document change requests

Your Profile

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 1-3 years glass washing experience and/or applicable work experience
  • May work with hazardous materials and chemicals
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Basic computer knowledge, including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to effectively organize, multitask, and work in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment
  • Ability to communicate in a proactive and solution-focused manner, including keeping management aware of potential issues
  • Detail oriented with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve problems
  • Ability to work independently and manage one’s time
  • Communicate effectively and ability to function well in a team environment


We Offer

   You will be part of a motivated team overseeing the entire development cycle of respective APIs. If you are

   looking for a new challenge and want to join a motivated team in an internationally renowned company,

   you should seize this opportunity.

Nearest Major Market: San Diego