Allergan Process Technician, Plastics, 3rd Shift in Waco, Texas

Process Technician, Plastics, 3rd Shift

Waco, Texas, United States at https://agn.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/5820/other-jobs-matching/location-only

Jun 28, 2018Post Date

178931Requisition #

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 Description

Adjusts production machine to meet standards for productivity and quality.

Main Areas of Responsibilities

  • Performs set-up/changeovers, takes corrective action to eliminate production defects and reduce in-process losses with minimal support from senior process technicians.

  • Performs machine preventative maintenance, and prepares machines for line clearances.

  • 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.

  • Troubleshoot equipment and coordinate corrective actions to reduce or eliminate defects, rejects, or equipment downtime with minimal support from senior process technicians.

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

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Previous experience in plastics blow molding, or injection molding is preferred.

  • Experience in preventative maintenance of machinery, use of hand tools and power tools such as drill press, grinders and saws.

  • Knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems to troubleshoot and make minor repairs as necessary.

Preferred Skills/Qualification

  • Able to use precision measurement device and accurately measure within .0005”.

  • Will be responsible for performing the duties of Process Technician as well as Quality Control Inspector.

  • 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.

  • 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 equivalent required.

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.