Allergan Manufacturing Technician III, Plastcs, 2nd Shift in Waco, Texas

Manufacturing Technician III, Plastcs, 2nd Shift

Waco, Texas, United States at https://agn.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/6175/other-jobs-matching/location-only

Aug 01, 2018Post Date

181432Requisition #

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

Coordinates and assists in maintaining an efficient, timely, and cost effective production line focusing on real time document review and coordination of resources.

Main Areas of Responsibilities

  • Accountable for assigned production lines Labor Utilization, Material Loss, Safety.

  • Perform real time document review, facilitate labor by coordinating/ facilitating breaks and line turns, and ensure materials for subsequent batches are available.

  • Coordinates, writes and/or circulates for approval all documentation applicable to the production of filled products that are manufactured, packaged, tested and inspected in Allergan North America in compliance with Allergan Standard Operating Procedures and current Good Manufacturing Practices.

  • Developing trend lines and conducting data analyses of production issues related to effective and efficient operation of production process.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Minimum of five (5) years production experience or two (2) years of production experience with prior leadership experience.

  • Aseptic certification required, or the ability to become aseptic certified.

  • Bachelor’s degree accepted in lieu of experience.

  • User knowledge of Microsoft Office and SAP transactions strongly preferred.

  • Working knowledge of cGMPs and ISO 9002 familiarization and experience working in a GMP regulated environment preferred.

  • Experience working in an Aseptic Production environment preferred.

Preferred Skills/Qualification

  • Good basic math skills and ability to read and write and communicate effectively.

  • Ability to comprehend and implement cleanliness procedures.

  • Able to work in confined controlled environment and function effectively as a team member.

  • Able to identify labor needs and direct utilization of labor available.

  • Able to use initiative in problem-solving and line operation.

  • Detail-oriented, highly motivated and able to work under limited supervision.

  • 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.

  • 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 diploma or equivalent required.

  • Bachelors or Associates degree preferred.

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.