Technician, Packaging (NIGHT SHIFT)

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POST DATE 8/28/2016
END DATE 10/26/2016

AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP West Chester, OH

West Chester, OH
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)


Do you have a desire to join a team that is improving and enriching the lives of others? Do you have a vision to be part of a world-class manufacturer of innovative medicines for patients, and a manufacturer that is admired for its performance, its people, and its partnerships? Through your contributions you will be helping support the manufacturing of products using current Good Manufacturing Practices. You will become part of a rapidly growing team that is recognized and rewarded for their commitment. You will be working in an environment that is dynamic, entrepreneurial and fosters collaboration and innovation - and where you will make a real impact. So, be part of the team which makes us an innovation-driven, science-led company, standing firmly among the world's leaders in biopharmaceuticals. The Technician is a direct labor position reporting to a Process Execution Team Process Facilitator on the Manufacturing floor, which supports operations. This position will require working in various Controlled/Non-Classified areas. The Technician operates equipment, performs in- process monitoring, line clearances, OEE data collection, cosmetic inspection and completes batch record entries in accordance with cGMPs. br br Essential Job Functions: br br * Perform cleaning and housekeeping activities for assigned areas as required to maintain a cGMP environment. br * Perform 5S activities and maintain organization of operating areas. br * Perform work requirements in a responsible manner, in accordance with SOPs, cGMPs and established safety procedures in accordance with OSHA requirements and guidelines. Be familiar with "Material Safety Data Sheets" for area chemicals. br * Perform batch record and GMP documentation entries. Maintain records and/or logs as required in performance of job responsibilities. This will include mathematical computation where needed. br * Knowledge of product security controls including controlled substance handling. br * Responsible for outgoing quality level. br * Some overtime will be required with prior notice to support business needs. br * Be able to start up and make minor adjustments to machinery. br * Computer on-line may require some data input. This includes SCADA and HMI entries. br * Perform the duties of operating assigned machinery consisting of servicing machines with materials, removing finished materials from machine tables, and assuring smooth flow of product. br * Perform visual and physical checks of in-process and finished materials as requested. br * Be familiar with job related hazards. Report all discrepancies to process facilitator. br * Perform all other duties with minimal supervision under the direction of the process facilitator or designee. br * Knowledge of light material handling equipment (non-motorized lifts). br * Perform inventory control and reconciliation activities, which may require use of SAP in a limited role. br * Work with various printing devices including printing mats, ink-jet, etc. br * OEE data collection either by manual method or knowledge of automated collection system. br * Certified OJT trainer activities on the team, as needed. br * Flexibility in cross training between packaging functions. br * Responsible for assembling, disassembling and sanitizing various packaging equipment. br * Familiarity with chemical handling and spill control procedures in connection with hazardous waste pick-up duties. br * Assist mechanical staff with preventive maintenance procedures, as required.