At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found. We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc, a division of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies is currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Operator at our Athens, Georgia manufacturing facility. Please visit http://www.janssen.com/ for more information.
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Under direct supervision, trains to perform duties
related to the preparation and manufacture of active pharmaceutical
ingredients, intermediates, and/or medical devices in accordance with standard
operating procedures, as regulated by quality, environmental, and safety
agencies (FDA, EPA, OSHA, DEA, etc.).
- Under supervision, operates chemical production
processes by following detailed instructions.
Sets up, operates and cleans production equipment used
to produce intermediate or finished products for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients,
Narcotic products, medical device raw material components, or other products as
directed. Completes all associated
support activities in the production of these products.
- Possess a basic understanding of a limited number of
chemical production processes within area of assignment and a working knowledge
of manufacturing equipment and chemical processing principles.
- Follows and accurately completes batch records/logs,
SAP transactions and other documentation associated with all production
processes to ensure efficient operations and compliance with cGMP and standard
- Under supervision, demonstrate effective operation
of dryers, centrifuges, mills, reactors, water systems, DCS and PLC control
systems and appropriately respond to alarms and interlocks.
- Perform basic troubleshooting on equipment such as
dryers and centrifuges as well as the ability to troubleshoot DCS/PLC controls
and failure issues and recognize abnormal operation of instrumentation.
- Complete process sampling requirements following
applicable schedules and techniques.
- Follow process and utility flow diagrams.
- Partners with Supervisor and Quality Department in
making recommendations to modify existing procedures, instructions and batch
logs within the assigned production processes as well as developing new
procedures, instructions, and batch logs.
- Transport materials of varying weight in accordance
with established safety guidelines using material handling equipment and
additional assistance as required.
- Perform area safety inspections to identify safety
hazards and report findings in accordance with company protocols.
- Demonstrates adherence to safety procedures by
monitoring personal and peer behaviors, work environment and housekeeping.
- Participate in internal audits and support additional
team activities as requested.
- Ensures DEA requirements are met with regard to
sampling, documentation, and accountability of product. (Not applicable to ORC)
- Participate on site investigative teams and where
applicable, in VSAs, PSSRs, PHAs, and behavioral safety assessments. Correct
and/or mitigate findings from assessments.
- Provides overtime as needed
all duties with attention to quality, safety and environmental matters. Items
include: wearing appropriate personal protective equipment, recognizing,
reporting, and appropriately responding to hazards in the work area
(spills/accidents/near misses), maintaining proper housekeeping at all times,
and properly labeling and storing chemicals.
out duties in compliance with all state and federal regulations and guidelines
including FDA, ISO, EPA, OSHA and DEA.
Complies with all company and site policies and procedures.
responsibility for the environmental effects of work performed and for the
identification and recording of environmental problems as they arise.
all applicable aspects of the site Environmental Management System as it
pertains to normal job duties.
RCRA training within first six months of employment and annually thereafter.
all regulatory training as assigned (cGPM, ISO14001, OSHA, DEA, etc.).
Operator Training Program according to established guidelines.
- Be available for other projects or assignments as
requested by management.
- Continuously looks for ways to simplify or improve
products, services, systems, and processes to achieve business goals, e.g.,
improve yield, cycle time, quality, and productivity.
a positive contribution through demonstration of ability to seek out assistance
from co-workers as needed; to suggest ways
to improve upon current operations practices and systems; and to learn
new skills, procedures and processes.
school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
months of work experience in a manufacturing environment is required
experience in chemical, pharmaceutical, or industry that complies with GMP is highly preferred.
be able to read, write, and understand Basic English.
- Operating skills of manufacturing equipment, tools, and hand/forks trucks is preferred
PC navigation such as the ability to enter data into programs/software applications
as instructed and use software applications for mail, word processing,
spreadsheets and other job specific needs is preferred.
- Knowledge of DCS and SAP systems is preferred
a sense of duty; is willing to go the extra mile to get the job done is preferred
- Ability to communicate and effectively work as part of a team is required.
have the ability to work from ladders or platforms up to 30 feet in the air and
the ability to lift, push or pull up to 40 pounds.
be able to qualify for respiratory protective equipment use.
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