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Althea Technologies, Inc.

Drug Product Inspection Technician

Althea Technologies, Inc. - San Diego, CA

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Ajinomoto Althea, Inc. is a fully integrated contract development and manufacturing organization providing clinical drug process development and manufacturing services to global biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies .

Now is an exciting time to join Althea. We have talented people working together to help our clients advance their innovative product pipelines. We believe that people are our greatest asset and we are committed to providing our employees with an environment that fosters personal and professional growth.

Our work atmosphere is fast paced, stimulating and customer focused. Employees take pride in knowing our efforts are helping countless patients for years to come.

Ajinomoto Althea is currently seeking a Drug Product Inspection Technician (Temp to Hire).

This position is responsible for performing a wide variety of routine, entry level manufacturing tasks. The Drug Product Inspection Technician operates manufacturing equipment and implementation of established procedures. This position is also responsible for the accurate manufacturing of products following SOP’s and working under cGMP regulations.


Performs various manufacturing tasks under the guidelines of established SOP’s and cGMP regulations.

Performs visual inspection.

Labels and boxes filled goods.

Prepares and stocks packaging and labeling materials or supplies as needed.

Keeps equipment and production areas clean to comply with regulatory requirements.

Completes equipment documentation as required, including logbooks and binders.

Maintains production records as directed.

Collects and disposes of wastes according to established procedures.

Maintains cGMP environment.

Embodies Althea’s cultural values by aligning daily actions with department goals and company culture.

Responsible for exhibiting professional behavior with both internal and external business associates that reflects positively on the company and is consistent with the company’s policies and practices.


High School Diploma.

Zero to two (0-2) years relevant experience in laboratory or manufacturing.

Ability to distinguish one or several chromatic colors, independent of the capacity for distinguishing light and shade.

Detail oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to pass visual acuity exam according to SOP guidelines.

Ability to work independently, within prescribed guidelines, or as a team member.

Demonstrated ability to follow detailed directions in a laboratory/manufacturing environment.

Ajinomoto Althea, located in San Diego, CA, is a contract development and manufacturing organization that specializes in cGMP manufacturing, analytical development, aseptic filling into vials & syringes, and protein delivery technology for recombinant protein and parenteral products. In a single location, Althea has the experience, expertise, capacity, and flexibility to serve as a strategic partner for drug development and manufacturing needs for early stage and commercial requirements.

If you meet the requirements above and would like to apply for this position, please visit our website at

and click on the 'Careers' section.

Althea is an EOE dedicated to a diverse work force and Drug Free Work Environment.

Qualified M/F/D/V/ candidates are encouraged to apply.

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Location: San Diego, CA

Company Profile:
Althea Technologies, Inc., based in San Diego, CA, is focused on reducing the time, risk, and overall cost of our partner's drug development efforts. We apply immediate resources, unsurpassed scientific expertise, and a vast knowledge of regulatory affairs to facilitate the progression from drug discovery to clinical approval. Althea was founded in 1998 with the purpose of accelerating drug development by providing reliable, high quality services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry. With our founders' well-known expertise in gene quantification and biopharmaceutical development, we began offering custom real-time qPCR assay services and plasmid DNA production. Today, Althea has established itself as a leading provider of these highly technical services. Our continued growth has enabled us to expand our service portfolio and more than double our manufacturing capacity.