Packaging Technician

POSITION TITLE: Packaging Technician

REPORT TO: Vice President of Quality & Regulatory Affairs

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under general supervision and instructions, responsible for the labeling and packaging of pharmaceutical products following cGMP, and Safety standards while maintaining a teamwork attitude to effectively manage production needs and meet the production schedule.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES:

  • Perform printing, labeling and final packaging execution activities as assigned per appropriate procedures using appropriate automated systems in place with a focus on quality and efficiency.
  • Works on assignments that are routine in nature but may recognize the need for occasional deviation from standard practices.
  • Safely, setup, operate, troubles hoot equipment and GMP systems, as appropriate.
  • Checks for the line #, date, product name, strength, dosage form, lot number, and package size against the packaging filling record.
  • Operates automatic labeling and sealing equipment.
  • Performs cleaning of the packaging room and equipment as stated in the SOPs.
  • Maintains a clean and functioning work area at all times.
  • Complete appropriate process related documentation (including but not limited to the following: batch records, room/equipment use logs, etc.) per cGMP.
  • Makes limited decisions; operates within established policies and procedures.
  • May make recommendations to management on operating policies and procedures.
  • Effectively communicate any and all process related issues to production Lead/Supervisor, when necessary.
  • Performs other duties and projects as assigned.
  • 2 – 4 years related Production experience and/or BS/BA degree and 2- 3 years of packaging experience required.
  • Excellent attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness of work.
  • Excellent oral and communication Skills – able to speak clearly, concisely, and accurately in order to ensure effective department operations.
  • Ability to work independently, where appropriate, yet understand when to escalate issues.
  • Candidate must be flexible to work overtime and adjust working schedule beyond normal work week.
  • Ability to perform computer work equipment, as required.
  • Must be a team player.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Standing and Sitting is required for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to perform repetitive packaging work for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to perform visual label inspection for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift 40lbs, push/pull >75lbs of force.

To apply for this position, please email your resume with cover letter to info@pyramidlabs.com .