1+ months

BioProcess Specialist

Winnipeg, MB R3B

Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.


Emergent BioSolutions is currently seeking a BioProcess Specialist for our site in Winnipeg. The select candidate will have a Bachelors degree in engineering, science or in a relevant field and 5+ years of experience in process engineering or in a related field including operations support and troubleshooting. Having an equivalent level of education, skills and experience will also be considered. Must have a strong understanding of industry standards and best practices, demonstrated to ability to conduct problem solving and analysis of data to derive conclusions and deliver guidance. Must have strong technical wring and oral communication skills and the ability to work independently while maintaining positive collaborative relationships cross-functionally. In addition, this individual will possess a strong work ethic and a commitment to excellence and innovation.


Emergent BioSolutions is dedicated to one simple missionto protect and enhance life.

As a global specialty pharmaceutical company, Emergent offers specialized products to healthcare providers and governments to address medical needs and emerging health threats.

We value the diversity that each employee brings, and while we look for people who share our Core Values, we thrive on difference as well. With hundreds of talented employees working around the globe, Emergent is a growing organization with a wide variety of scientific, technical and professional career opportunities worldwide.


BioProcess Specialist role provides technical expertise and support to production (manufacturing, aseptic filling, and packaging departments). As such, this role is responsible for supporting and conducting troubleshooting, investigations, reviewing deviations, executing corrective and preventative actions (CAPAs), data trending, protocol and report generation, and batch record authoring/editing.


  • Leads the resolution of production process concerns including troubleshooting, investigations, data review and analysis, execution of CAPAs, etc.
  • Identifies, recommends, and implements improvements to equipment, techniques, materials, and processes.
  • Authors batch record and standard operating procedure creation and changes.
  • Conducts statistical process control by completing routine data trending and root cause analysis.
  • Acts as lead / subject matter expert (SME) for quality investigations of process related deviations.
  • Conducts in Gemba walks by identifying, recommending, and implementing improvements to equipment, techniques, materials, and processes as required.
  • Facilitates cross-functional brainstorming sessions to direct the flow of information and ensure all avenues are explored.
  • Supports with qualification activities and studies associated with continuous improvements projects. This could include generation of protocols and reports, assessment of data, and protocol execution.
  • Evaluate and transfer of process development recommendations into operations.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed by those in this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, and other duties may be assigned.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Science or related field is preferred; an equivalent level of education, skills, and experience will be considered.
  • 5+ years of experience in process engineering or related field including operations support and troubleshooting.
  • Strong understanding of industry standards and best practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct problem solving and analysis of data to derive conclusions and deliver guidance.
  • Strong technical writing and oral communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement methodologies and tools such as lean manufacturing, 6S, 8 wastes, Gemba walks, tiered meetings, etc.
  • Ability to apply knowledge, innovation, and a continuous improvement focus to activities.
  • Ability to work independently, while maintaining positive, collaborative relationships cross-functionally.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office including Excel, Word, Outlook, Teams, and PowerPoint.


  • Citizenship/Permanent Resident or Valid Work Permit.
  • Successful Completion of a Criminal Record Check.

Interested? Please visit www.emergentbiosolutions.com<> under the career section to apply today!

As part of our team, you'll join talented and inspiring colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. We offer highly diverse career opportunities, a supportive culture, competitive salaries, flexible work arrangements and an extensive benefits package. Information submitted will be used by Emergent BioSolutions for activities related to your prospective employment. Emergent BioSolutions respects your privacy and any use of the information submitted will be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy<>.


Protecting and Enhancing 1 billion lives by 2030 focuses our energy to improve the quality of life for individuals around the world, giving them the opportunity to experience the fullness of life.

Our drive towards this vision informs all of our actionswhether it is our approach to product development, manufacturing, encouraging employee health and wellness or giving back to the communitywe strive every day to achieve this shared goal.


  • Lead with Integrity
    • We gain trust and confidence through ethics, quality, and compliance excellence
  • Stand shoulder to shoulder no matter what
    • We combine our best thinking and communicate openly to support each other.
  • Own it always
    • Every person at Emergent is engaged and accountable for delivering on our commitments.
  • Break through thinking
    • We take smart risks, pursue innovation and challenge ourselves to constantly improve.
  • Compete where it counts
    • We set the right goals and respect each other as we conquer them together.



  • Biotechnology
Posted: 2023-02-24 Expires: 2023-04-26

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