Posted 1 week ago

RokaBio Inc is now accepting applications for a Biological Production Technician position at its facility in Kent, WA.

A BS in Chemical Engineering, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or related field is required. Entry level accepted.

This position requires a combination of technical skills and physical capabilities. Applicants should be able to perform formulation of molecular reagents and operate fully automated state-of-the-art filling/packaging equipment. This position is intended for cross training with other departments, so an interest in learning new skills is a must.

Minimum qualifications include:

– Proven ability to follow written instructions
– Understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
– History of teamwork and adaptability/flexibility
– Ability to routinely lift 25lbs and occasionally lift up to 50lbs
– Hands-on manufacturing experience, document control, and continuous improvement (preferably in biotech, pharma, or similar industries)
– Experience operating forklifts is preferred, but training can/will be provided.

Primary job responsibilities include:
– Formulation of multiple types of complex bulk solutions
– Filling of reagents using automated equipment
– Packaging of finished goods
– Set up, breakdown, and maintenance of filling/packaging equipment
– Inventory control, including cycle counts and issuance of materials to work orders
– Warehousing duties, including receiving, inspection, and shipping of goods
– Data entry into manufacturing documents and PLM software
– Maintaining a clean and organized work environment

This is a full-time position in which the employee will be eligible for standard benefits after a brief waiting period. The laboratory operates weekends, so candidates must be willing to work some weekends.

Due to exposure to various food allergens in the laboratory environment, applicants with moderate-to-severe food allergies are discouraged from applying.

RokaBio requires that all employees be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Proof of full vaccination for COVID-19 must be provided prior to or at the time of hire.

To apply for this position please access the company’s job posting at:

After navigating to the URL listed above, you will be asked to complete optional self-identification surveys and submit your cover letter, resume and references in a combined, single PDF.

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