Shift Supervisor (Evening shift) for the Adjuvant Manufacturing Team

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Are you passionate about providing innovative solutions to complex challenges? Do you want to be part of a company helping customers bring new advanced biological products to market? Then join a dynamic and international company where everyone is responsible for delivering right on time as one team! 

With AGC Biologics increasing activities, we are looking for a new supervisor with experience preferably within API production or other areas within the pharmaceutical industry. AGC Biologics is a Contract Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) with facilities in Denmark, Germany, Japan and USA and with customers from all over the world. We have more than 30 nationalities employed and the daily language is English. 

The Adjuvant Manufacturing Team
The Adjuvant Manufacturing team is part of the larger Manufacturing function, which are responsible for the production of Drug Bulk Intermediate (DBI) and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) for pre-clinical, clinical and commercial use.  

The team is under establishment and the manufacturing line is currently under construction. The Manufacturing line will be operational from 01NOV2020 and when fully staffed the department will consist of approx. 40 full time employees, covering shift supervisors, manufacturing specialist and manufacturing associates (operators). 

The team will operate under cGMP and be responsible for running our dedicated adjuvant manufacturing line, executing unit operations as buffer preparation, homogenization, filtration, tangential flow filtrations and filling operations. As well as securing the compliance framework around the department, covering daily documentation of the operations, establishment and maintenance of SOP’s, training documentation, deviation and CAPA management. The department will initially operate with two shifts primarily working Monday – Friday.   

The Position 

As the supervisor (evening shifts) for the Adjuvant Manufacturing team, you will be the direct leader of approx. 14 manufacturing associates (operators) All with a technical or academic background. 

You will be responsible for: 

  • Planning- and coordination of the daily shift work 
  • cGMP compliance, training of your manufacturing associates and a safe work environment  
  • Housekeeping, equipment and facility maintenance and calibrations  
  • Keeping yourself trained and current on all unit operations  
  • Prepare your team for regulatory inspections and audits 
  • Board meetings, KPI delivery and follow-up 
  • People management, hiring and developing people, conducting mid- and end year appraisals. 
  • Optimization and standardization of work processes. 


Experience & competencies 

The ideal candidate holds a Technical or Academic degree within downstream processing and have previously been leading manufacturing teams operating under cGMP preferably within the pharmaceutical industry. The ideal candidate for the position has several of the below competencies/experiences: 

  • 5+ years of experience from the pharmaceutical industry working in an cGMP environment 
  • 3+ years of leadership experience, preferably in a manufacturing setting 
  • Experience with on the floor manufacturing work 
  • Scientific understanding of, tangential flow filtrations, lipid technologies and emulsions is an advantage 
  • Strong communication skills (English) 
  • Structured and analytical oriented 
  • Experience with applied Lean and a genuine interest in being close to the manufacturing floor and understanding the need for process confirmation  



AGC tilbyder

AGC Biologics offers a dynamic working place with good opportunities for working with a varied array of tasks and challenges. This opens many doors for personal development and for you to make a real difference towards both patients and customer. At AGC Biologics the work environment is informal and humor is part of the work day. We respect each other and our differences, and we help each other to reach deadlines together as one team. 

How to apply
Upload CV, motivation letter, references and criminal record via the link on this page, and do it as soon as possible. AGC Biologiscs is partnering with Adecco on this recruitment, so if you have any questions about the position, you can contact our recruitment team: 

Tasja Sejerup +45 3838 1135
Lotus Mølgaard +45 2679 4387

About AGC Biologics 
AGC Biologics (AGC) is a global Contract Manufacturing Organization (CMO) with biomanufacturing facilities in Europe, Japan and the USA. The company provides a comprehensive range of commercial and clinical cGMP biologics manufacturing services, from DNA to active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). The company’s team and approach are tailored to each of its client’s needs, whether turnkey manufacturing or sophisticated, stand-alone analytical, formulation and stability services.  
AGC Biologics also offers non-exclusive license to CHEF1™, a proprietary CHO cell line development platform. CHEF1 delivers stable, high-titer, production-quality cell lines in optimized time frames. It is the foundation of AGC Biologics’ innovative approach to cell line and process development.  
Visit to learn why AGC Biologics is a World Leader in process development and contract manufacturing.  



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