Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch\u2019s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer with minimal side effects. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation\u2019s first and largest cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women\u2019s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
The Biologics Associate is responsible for oversight and coordination of production activities such as monoclonal antibodies within the resource. The incumbent will be responsible for all aspects of production, from cell culture scale up through production in bioreactors or other technologies to product purification. Gram quantity production of biological products for clinical use or preclinical/basic research. Reviews data obtained for compliance to specifications and reports abnormalities. Responsible for maintaining and cleaning the facility and process equipment and documenting production and maintenance processes.
The incumbent is responsible for the implementation of production procedures to optimize manufacturing processes. Specialized knowledge and expertise are used in performing technical aspects of the job, exercising judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, teams of world-renowned scientists and humanitarians work together to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other diseases. Researchers are discovering new ways to detect cancers earlier, improve treatments, and learn how to prevent cancers from growing. Although Fred Hutchinson opened its doors in 1975, its history began about 20 years before that. In 1962 Fred Hutchinson envisioned a center devoted to studying cancer, a disease that took his brother’s life. Today Fred Hutchinson is contributing to the next waves of breakthrough treatments and prevention strategies. Fred Hutchinson collaborates with the Seattle Cancer Alliance, the National Cancer Institute, and the University of Washington.