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Bristol Myers Squibb

Manufacturing Cleaning and Sanitization Associate I (R1553525-en-us)

Manufacturing and Production

Manufacturing Engineer



Bothell, Washington, United States

At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.


The primary focus of the Cleaning & Sanitization (C&S) Technician role will be the cleaning and sanitization of the Bothell Cell Processing Facility, the Warehouse, and any other areas or satellite facilities designated by management. The C&S Technician will be part of a select team to perform these cleanings on a daily rotational basis according to Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP’s), relevant Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and facility scheduling. The Technician will also be responsible for proper GDP documentation of these cleanings, and responsible for completing all trainings necessary to remain in compliance with company policies and SOPs.


Key Responsibilities

  • The Sanitization technician will be a professional individual with a strong work ethic, be highly dependable, and able to adhere to their assigned work schedule.
  • They will be responsible as a part of a select team to perform the daily cleaning and sanitization of facilities and equipment according to SOPs.
  • Perform proper cleaning techniques per SOP such as vacuuming, trash/biohazard disposal, wiping of equipment, and mopping of walls, ceilings and floors.
  • Responsible for the operation and maintenance of all cleaning equipment.
  • Responsible for the preparation of cleaning/sanitization solutions and cleaning materials to specifications outlined in SOPs.
  • Accurately documents solution preparation and cleaning activities in logbooks in accordance to Good Documentation Practices (GDPs), and company SOPs.
  • Must possess the willingness to learn new concepts in order to fully understand aseptic technique and demonstrate proper cleanroom behavior at all times.
  • Works on routine manufacturing cleaning and sanitization assignments per written procedures, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
  • Adheres to Good Manufacturing Practices and standard operating procedures.
  • Completes work instructions and maintains clean room environment to comply with regulatory requirements.
  • Trains for proficiency in process systems (i.e. Oracle interfaces) and some supporting business systems (i.e. Oracle, ETQ, BMRAM etc.).
  • Assists in maintaining material and components inventory level.
  • Supports safe work environment.
  • Receives, trains on, and understands general instructions for routine work.
  • Work in teams and have continual interaction with members of his/her team as well as other manufacturing teams throughout the production process in order to exchange information regarding the batch(s) in process.

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


  • High School Diploma and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • 0-2 years of experience in cleaning and sanitization of a cGMP biologics manufacturing facility.
  • Previous cleaning & sanitizing cleanroom experience in ISO/Grade environments preferred.


Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is an essential job function of this role which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and enhances the Company culture.

To protect the safety of our workforce, customers, patients and communities, the policy of the Company requires all employees and workers in the U.S. and Puerto Rico to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they have received an exception based on an approved request for a medical or religious reasonable accommodation. Therefore, all BMS applicants seeking a role located in the U.S. and Puerto Rico must confirm that they have already received or are willing to receive the full COVID-19 vaccination by their start date as a qualification of the role and condition of employment. This requirement is subject to state and local law restrictions and may not be applicable to employees working in certain jurisdictions such as Montana. This requirement is also subject to discussions with collective bargaining representatives in the U.S.

Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request an approval of accommodation prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application or if you are applying to a role based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico and you believe that you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief, during or any part of the recruitment process, please direct your inquiries to Visit to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.

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