Manufacturing Specialist Opportunity- $21.20/hr
Company: Perrigo Company
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Remote: Onsite Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives
better by bringing Quality, Affordable Self-care products that
consumers trust everywhere they are sold. Help us do it.
Description Overview Perrigo is now directly hiring for entry level
Manufacturing positions, including . These positions vary but will
be off shift opportunities on 2nd, 3rd or 12 hour PM rotations.
Scope of the Role If you are a current Perrigo employee please
review open positions on the internal career opportunities page
available on InsidePerrigo. This posting is for external
(non-Perrigo Employee) applicants only. Manufacturing Specialists
are at the forefront of Perrigo's mission, which is "To make lives
better by bringing Quality Affordable Self-Care products that
consumers trust everywhere they are sold." The Manufacturing
Specialist is an entry-level position where you may perform liquid
and tablet mixing, tablet coating, tablet compression, or liquid
dispensing of over-the-counter ("OTC") pharmaceuticals. Our
environment is dynamic, and we look for the same in new team
members. You'll be successful at Perrigo if you are independent,
self-motivated, exhibit a high level of attention to detail, and
pride yourself in doing what's right even when no one is looking.
Perrigo has high standards for providing a safe work environment,
and your willingness to work safely and follow established safety
protocols is required. If you are looking to start a rewarding
career with a great company being a Manufacturing Specialist is the
place to begin! Perrigo offers competitive wages based on
experience, including off shift premiums, as well as a
comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, and
vision coverage, paid holidays, 3 weeks paid-time-off, a
comprehensive wellness program with an onsite fitness center,
tuition reimbursement, 401k employer matching and profit sharing
program, and much more! What you can expect Specialists perform
various operations using specialized equipment to produce a wide
range of high-quality pharmaceutical products. Manufacturing
Specialists must adhere to current Good Manufacturing Practices
("cGMP"), thus accuracy and attention to detail are critical in
this role. A strong mechanical aptitude is also required, as
Specialists may disassemble, clean, sanitize, and reassemble their
own equipment. Available shifts for these opportunities vary but
will be one of the following: second or third shift or 12-hour PM
(nights) rotations. Position details and candidate availability for
each shift will be discussed during a phone interview with Talent
Acquisition. Position Responsibilities Follow written instructions
contained in Standard Operating Procedures, manufacturing orders,
cleaning checklists, and other controlled documents in accordance
with cGMP regulations.
Operate computer-controlled equipment utilizing a screen-based
Operator Interface Terminal (OIT).
Operate various instruments including calipers, balance scales, and
Handle in-process raw and intermediate materials, to include
charge-in of ingredients, mixing and transfer of in-process batches
Physically move bulk materials utilizing various forms of Power
Industrial Equipment including drum dumpers, straddle stackers,
pallet jacks and forklifts. Basic material handling and
departmental utility tasks may also be assigned.
Execute in-process attribute testing and visual inspections.
Evaluate test results against prescribed parameters to determine if
tested product is within specification.
Accurately, repeatedly, and contemporaneously document GMP data on
equipment logs, batch records and cleaning checklists.
Execute equipment and manufacturing suite cleaning tasks utilizing
manual and automated processes and prescribed cleaning checklists,
to include confined space entry.
Perform minor equipment servicing activities including disassembly,
reassembly, and set-up.
Experience Required Basic Qualifications Required A High School
diploma (or G.E.D.).
Basic math and English communication skills, legible penmanship,
and a high level of reading comprehension.
A working knowledge of computers.
Successful completion of a criminal background check and drug
Ability to work 40 hours per week and be available for overtime
Available for training on various shifts.
Must have the ability to follow detailed written and verbal
All Specialists must be able to stand for approximately 85% of
their total shift.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to include eye protection,
hearing protection, half-face and/or Powered Air Purifying
Respirators, protective clothing and fall restraint harnesses will
be provided if required. Preferred Excellent attendance record and
A strong mechanical aptitude is highly preferred. Other
Qualifications: Consistently/Frequently - see (vision), hear,
ability to read and write, ability to interpret information, basic
math, reading and writing in English *Physical requirements:
Consistently/Frequently - stand, walk, lift up to 50 lbs., climb
ladders, stoop/bend, squat, kneeling, twisting, grasping, move
items/boxes, feel with hands/fingers Occasionally - sit, lifting 50
lbs., pull and push with skid jacks 880 lbs., climb ladders,
stoop/bend, squat, kneeling, twisting, reach, reach above shoulders
and head Rarely - lift above shoulders and head 25 lbs.
Environmental: Consistently/Frequently - exposure to loud
noises/machinery, exposure to chemicals Please be aware you may
experience exposure to aspirin, ibuprofen, acetaminophen, or other
OTC medication dust as products are loaded into hoppers. These
dusts may be considered sensitizers that could affect an individual
who is allergic to such materials. We are seeking a diverse
applicant pool to ensure the diversity of our team reflects the end
consumers we serve through our self-care mission. We are proud to
be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates our team's
differences. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, nationalities,
ancestries, religious creeds, sexual orientations, genders, gender
identities and gender expressions, national origins, ages, mental
and physical abilities, familial status,' veterans status',
military status' and more are encouraged to apply. TOGETHER, we
make lives better. #DIV
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