24 days old

Downstream Process Associate

Kelly Services
West Chester, PA 19381
Kelly Services Outsourcing & Consulting Group is seeking a bioprocess associate working in our downstream process development and operation group.


+ Design fit-for-purpose purification experiments according to the stage of development

+ Execute routine protein purification with affinity, ion exchange, and hydrophobic interaction chromatography using AKTA systems (Unicorn software)

+ Critically analyzes complex data, interprets and integrates experimental results with project objectives

+ Write process development reports and ensure the timely delivery

+ Prepare and present project updates internally and externally

+ Researches and develops existing and new technologies/process improvements

+ Provide expertise and insight to guide development of appropriate purification methods

+ Develop novel purification processes as well as using standard methods to purify proteins from the mg to gram scale.

+ Perform, develop and optimize robust, efficient, scalable strategies for improving process performance. Activities will include small-scale studies and pilot scale purification studies.

+ Apply DOE methods to purification activities

+ Support scale up and technology transfer to internal or external manufacturing facilities

+ Write notebook and technical report for the study he/she performed.

+ Potentially work in cGMP manufacture facility to support large scale manufacture


+ Good understanding of protein chemistry and protein purification principles

+ Experience with AKTA chromatography systems is preferred

+ Experience and knowledge of cGMP production and operations is preferred

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills required

+ Highly motivated individual with ability to work collaboratively in a team environment


+ Bachelor/Master in Chemical/Biochemical Engineering or related field with 0-5 years of relevant experience in biopharmaceutical environment.

**This position comes with enhanced benefits which include:**

+ 50/50 shared healthcare cost (Kelly pays 50% of the monthly premium, employee pays 50%)*

+ Paid holidays

+ Paid sick days and vacation days*

**Perks of being a Kelly employee:**

+ Weekly electronic pay

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses though Kelly Learning center

+ Online application system

+ Never an applicant fee

*benefits to be received upon meeting eligibility requirements

**Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the Submit Resume or Apply Now button to submit your resume.**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.

Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.

The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at
Posted: 2019-10-21 Expires: 2019-11-21

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