Allergan Packaging Operator III, Multi Dose Pack, A1 Shift in Waco, Texas

Packaging Operator III, Multi Dose Pack, A1 Shift

Waco, Texas, United States at https://agn.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/5219/other-jobs-matching/location-only

Apr 30, 2018Post Date

179395Requisition #

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

Perform production line duties required to meet production goals while complying with quality standards and safety requirements. Operate production equipment and complete documentation in accordance with cGMPs and department SOP’s while monitoring product to ensure quality standards are maintained. May perform duties as a Department Lead providing guidance and direction to less experienced department employees.

Main Areas of Responsibilities

  • 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 the production / packaging of product to provide on-time delivery to customers.

  • Assist Maintenance Technicians with basic mechanical adjustments as needed.

  • Perform set-up and changeovers on production / packaging equipment.

  • Troubleshoot equipment and coordinate corrective actions to reduce or eliminate defects, rejects, or equipment downtime.

  • Complete all required documentation associated with the production and / or packaging of product.

  • Assist daily production in operating and monitoring technical, computerized, production machinery, ensuring quality standards are maintained.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Gel / Ointment - Minimum of four (4) to five (5) years of manufacturing experience.

  • Packaging, MD Fill, UD Fill - Minimum of four (4) to five (5) years of manufacturing experience

  • Gel/Ointment, Packaging - Experience working in a GMP regulated environment preferred.

  • MD Fill, UD Fill - Minimum of two (2) years of experience in a GMP regulated environment.

  • Gel/Ointment, Packaging - Experience working in an Aseptic Production environment preferred.

  • MD Fill, UD Fill - Minimum of two (2) years of experience in an Aseptic work environment.

Preferred Skills/Qualification

  • 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.

  • Effective and efficient operation of manual and automated production equipment.

  • Provide guidance and training as required.

  • Ability to use, clean, and store tools and other devices required for the performance of the job in a manner which prevents damage to the tools and / or equipment.

Education

  • High School Diploma or GED 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.