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Pharma Packaging Mfg. Operator

$20 - $28 per month
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Job Description

We are seeking Encapsulation and or Packaging Manufacturing Operator plus Mechanics to join our client’s expanding organization.

  • Involves the process of loading the blended powder into the semi-automatic machine for capsule encapsulation process
  • Supplies Encapsulation Operators with materials needed for encapsulation process: barrels, empty capsules, IBCs, carts, tools, and other encapsulation supplies
  • Set-up and breakdown of machine and fixtures for processing. Work is based on specific guidelines for each machine and part. Set-up may consist of installation, changes and adjustments to fixtures. Set-up activities may require the use of hand tools.
  • Minor, simple adjustments to machines may need to be made during processing. Adjustment may require the use of hand tools.
  • Moves and/or stacks bins/metal plates/bucket of materials, and may load tubs of materials to work centers as applicable.
  • Carefully handles and washes encapsulation parts varying in size and weight
  • Visually and manually inspect capsule based to inspection guidelines to ensure quality standards.
  • Checks and corrects any conditions which are not conducive to a safe, clean work place. Report any safety problems immediately.
  • Complete documentation accurately and legibly per established guidelines.
  • Effective problem solving.
  • Maintains clean and orderly work area including: cleaning machines, breakdown of machine, tools and area around work station.
  • Recognizes out of control events, discontinues operations and continues operation only when out of control event has been remedied successfully.
  • Ability to be at the physical location of the job assigned and/or perform requested job-related duties for other departments.
  • Will be asked to train someone and/or participate in a task force to improve company procedures or operations.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers.
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends when mandatory.
  • Must be able to successfully pass all job-related tests and certifications required for working in a cGMP, quality environment including but not limited to: inspections and GMP requirements to perform essential functions of the job. Must re-qualify every year on all job-related tests and certifications as job or qualifications require
  • You will be drug tested and criminal background checked if hired and randomly tested thereafter including for Cannabis and if you fail you will not be hired and/or terminated. Cannabis is still illegal at Federal level and workmen’s compensation insurance will not pay for injuries if on illegal drugs.


Familiar with GMP’s & SOP’s
Able to pass a drug screen
Clean Background check
Ability to lift 55 pounds
Ability to stand all shifts and keep up in a fast paced environment
Possess a sense of urgency
High manual dexterity is a MUST
Must have reliable transportation
Minimum of one year recent mechanical and/or manufacturing experience with good references.

Other skills and knowledge that is preferred:

  • Weight & Line Speed settings
  • Shift reporting and documentation
  • Line clean up and equipment changeovers as necessary
  • Equipment breakdown and re-assemble
  • Knowledge of and adherence to food safety standards
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Good communication & Problem-solving skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to fill out batch records in an accurate and timely manner
  • Works well alone or with coworkers
  • Familiarity with capsule-filling machinery (semi-automatic capsule filling machine, automatic Bosch capsule filling machine)
  • Reliable transportation
2 years ago
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