Bio-Manufacturing Operator I/Spray Drying

  • MDG
  • August 2, 2023

Here at MDG, your ideas are refined and delivered by applying Real Science to a Trusted Process, yielding Proven Success. MDG is passionate about applying scientific principles to developing new products that solve problems, creating methods that increase fermentation yield or creating positive outcomes out in the field. Science alone is not enough, so we have created procedures, processes and programs that create consistent and reliable results you can rely on time and time again.

(2nd Shift) Wed-Sun (11am to 7:30pm)

Job Overview

The Biomanufacturing Operator I will provide support in the daily operation of the production of spore-forming bacteria (benign) as well as help clean the facility in the manner required for Good Manufacturing Practices of food and feed ingredients. These activities are the primary responsibility of this job.

Process Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for operating pilot and plant spray dryers, and all supporting equipment which include pumps, valves, cleaning systems and automation controls in the production of spray dried powder.
  • Perform analytical testing to ensure the slurry and finished product meets customer specifications (moisture, pH, density, etc.)
  • Submit samples of slurry and finished products to quality control or lab for analysis.
  • Responsible for accurate documentation on all records or logs of raw materials, finished products and all production processes.
  • Understand and follow production schedules working closely with the fermentation manager.
  • Troubleshoot equipment/process related issues on the fermenters, spray dryers, and associated equipment.
  • Responsible for achieving units and fermentation team goals.
  • Pack product on pallets and secure for shipping
  • Load product on carrier trailers and process shipping documents


  •  1+ years of experience in manufacturing, fermentation, spray drying or chemical product operations.
  • · Associates degree or higher is desirable with focus in fermentation or biomanufacturing or spray drying

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