Packaging Technician - Second Shift Oak Hill, NY Posted: 8/22/2022
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
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
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