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Packaging Technician - Second Shift  Oak Hill, NY  Posted: 8/22/2022
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Alphanumeric is currently seeking eager and motivated individuals who may desire to work in the constantly progressing world of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing. We are specifically hiring Packaging Technician - Level 1 in Oak Hill, NY. This is a great opportunity to get started in a career with a world leading life sciences company or change career paths. Job descriptions and details below!


Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Ensures quality and safety of all packaging activities
  • Responsible for conducting Packaging Line Safety Assessments, Line Clearances, Changeover, Line Cleaning and general operation of Packaging Line equipment
  • Responsible for performing Quality Checks of finished packaged product and accurately reporting/documenting
  • Ability to perform equipment set-up, verification, operation, and adjustment of packaging lines to maximize safety, quality and output
  • Ability to perform basic operating computer system transactions associated with packaging transactions and activities
  • Perform material movement utilizing electric pallet jacks, RICO fork trucks, and handling of all packaging components
  • Perform basic machine preventative maintenance checks, minor trouble shooting and corrections
  • Participate in initiatives and programs to identify opportunities for continuous improvement within but not limited to safety, quality, processes and standard work, performance management and waste reduction
  • Conducting Root Cause Analysis (RCA)/ Problem Solving on packaging line downtime and equipment failures
  • Understand and comply with all pertinent operating procedures, work instructions, forms and documentation, and good manufacturing practice guidelines


Positions will focus on the initial job responsibilities of:

  • 'Tube Flipping' Feeding packaging lines with tubes for filling of toothpaste (repetitive work throughout shift)
  • Will be on their feet for majority of shift flipping boxes of empty toothpaste tubes into the packaging line to fill the tubes with paste which is an automated process.
  • Position must be able to successfully perform repetitive work throughout their shifts, following set procedures, perform work safety and keep work area clean, read/write and use computer/scanning equipment to perform tasks.
  • Throughout contract period if CW is successful will have the potential to learn additional tasks in the packaging department.
  • Organization and cleanliness of work area
  • Perform work safely and following set procedures
  • Ability to read, write, and use computer/scanning device to perform tasks

Job Requirements


Basic Qualifications:

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:

Ability to work 12 hour shifts on either days or nights, every other weekend off


Preferred Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (if hired on as a full-time GSK employee a high school diploma or equivalent is required)
  • Manufacturing or Production environment experience


Contract Duration: One year from start with possibility of extension or full time hire

Shift: 7:00pm to 7:30am (12 hr shifts run three days on, two days off, two days on, two days off (every other weekend))

Compensation: $22.00 Per Hour



This position requires that all workers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and proof of vaccination will be required. Considerations will be made for those seeking Medical Exemption under ADA or Religious exemption under Title VII


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