Allergan Materials Handler IV, Unit Dose Filling, A1 Shift in Texas

Materials Handler IV, Unit Dose Filling, A1 Shift

Texas, United States at https://agn.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/6248/other-jobs-matching/location-only

Aug 09, 2018Post Date

182393Requisition #

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) is a bold, global pharmaceutical company and a leader in a new industry model - Growth Pharma. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products for patients around the world.

Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology and anti-infective therapeutic categories. With commercial operations in approximately 100 countries, Allergan is committed to working with physicians, healthcare providers and patients to deliver innovative and meaningful treatments that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives every day.

Allergan is a company that will inspire you to aim high with your ambition. Where you can build bridges all over the world. Where you can power ideas that drive change. And where you will act fast and drive results for customers and patients. Power your future & join our bold team.

Position Overview

Supports production departments by performing tasks associated with issuing and transporting materials required for the production of a pharmaceutical products. Coordinates the flow of supplies, filters, and raw materials from the warehouse storage areas to appropriate production areas, and finished product to storage areas.

Main Areas of Responsibilities

  • Performing all responsibilities of Material Handler.

  • Primary trainer for Material Handler job functions for other Material Handlers.

  • Assists employees with forklift certification.

  • Scheduling and coordinating duties for Material Handlers on various shifts.

  • Reconcile material variances and assist Production in closing orders in SAP.

  • Responsible for cleaning the Material Transfer Room area on a daily basis.

  • In charge of housekeeping and 5S in the Material Handler areas.

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area during and at the end of each shift.

  • Assist Allergan in achieving environmental, health, and safety goals by working safely and observing all general plant and department safety policies.

  • Perform all assigned duties according to departmental SOP’s and cGMP’s.

  • Remain current on proper procedures by reviewing current, revised, and new SOP’s relating to the job and to the department.

  • Complete and remain current with all required cGMP and safety training.

  • Perform tasks in production / packaging areas to contribute to the on-time delivery of products to customers

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Five (5) or more years experience as Material Handler.

  • Excel and SAP experience preferred, but not required.

Preferred Skills/Qualification

  • Must be able to or willing to learn how to operate electric pallet jack and/or forklifts.

  • Must be able to maintain accurate records.

  • Detail-oriented and self-motivated

  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.

  • Excellent math skills; ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide.

  • Ability to read, comprehend, write, and communicate effectively in English.

  • Ability to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.

  • Ability to work and communicate with others in a professional and effective manner, within a team-oriented environment.

  • Basic user knowledge and understanding of Windows based computer systems such as Microsoft Office, with an ability to learn other computer based systems.

  • Ability to work any shift (up to 12-hours) as required dependent on business needs.

  • Physically able to continuously stand and walk.

  • Physically able to lift up to 40 lbs. for men and 35 lbs. for women.

  • Physically able to bend, climb, lift, squat, stoop, and stretch to reach frequently.

Education

  • High school degree or equivalent.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Allergan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.