Aseptic Operator 2nd Shift (3:00pm - 11:30pm)
Location:
Kalamazoo , Michigan
Posted:
March 16, 2017
Reference:
1039782


About the company
A career at the company offers opportunity, ownership and impact.

All over the world, the company colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. the company, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

Role Description
Injectable Aseptic Operators are responsible for filling injectable drug product into primary containers. Work is performed in strict compliance with manufacturing standards (SOPs) and all regulatory requirements (i.e., GMPs). This job includes the following functions: aseptic gowning and personnel monitoring, processing of hazardous and non-hazardous drug products, basic computer skills and physical material handling. Colleagues are expected to share best practices with other colleagues on their shift, and across shifts.
Colleagues will be required to work in other areas, such as Freeze Dry, Inspection, or Packaging, as production demands require. Over-time (including unplanned daily and weekend work) as production demands require.

Responsibilities
Specific job functions include:
Loading glass into the depyrogenation tunnels; traying and wrapping finished product; GMP documentation entries in the batch record; observing all safety rules; cleaning and sanitizing filling lines per approved procedures; assisting the operations technician with readying and running the filling lines; executing quality in-process verifications; taking product samples during the production run; wearing all appropriate personal protective equipment as required; participation in development and implementation of corrective and preventive actions; proactively seeking alternative value added tasks during unplanned line downtime; completing and maintaining all required training on schedule; and all other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Qualifications
High school diploma / general education degree (GED) and 6 months related experience or military experience or an associate's degree.

PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS
Physical Demands: lifting/lowering up to 55 pounds; reaching; standing/walking/stooping/crawling
work environment is usually loud. Use of hearing and eye protection is required.

• Seeks and shares useful information outside the team
• Work with an appropriate level of independence
• Exercise good judgment / decision making
• Effectively work with team members
• Alert to how own behaviors impact others
• Share information with teammates
• Work well with people who have different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds
• Demonstrate courtesy and professionalism in interactions with others
• Express frustrations and concerns in an appropriate manner/avoids sarcasm
• Must participate in special projects and work teams as requested
• Discuss issues openly and honestly and encourage others to do so as well

Other Information - Internal
Colleagues who are issued an Incident Final Warning (IFW) on or after January 1, 2016, are not eligible to post and compete for a position for a period of 12-months from the date an IFW is issued.

EEO & Employment Eligibility
the company is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. the company also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. the company is an E-Verify employer.

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