Packaging Operator – Rotating Weekend Shift

Posted on 26 October 2021


Industry Manufacturing
City Brampton East
Code postal L6T 1C1
State Ontario
Required experience
Salary $21 - $22


Our client, a leader in the Pharmaceutical Industry is looking for a Packaging Operator to join their operations in

The main responsibilities of this position are to perform activities within the packaging department pertaining
to the filling and packaging of drug product within a current Good Manufacturing Practices (cG.M.P) environment.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities :

  • Complete G.M.P. documents, such as the Packaging Work Order
  • Place packaged drug product into case shippers.
  • Perform manual functions on the line such as transferring tubes from one conveyor to the next, flip cartons and supply the various magazines / hoppers with components.
  • Operate packaging equipment and be able to perform roll changes and basic trouble shooting
  • Perform “in process “checks as directed by the line leader.
  • Verify in-process test results, component lot # changes etc.
  • Assist with the counting (reconcile) of components used for the packaging operation.
  • Perform housekeeping tasks such as washing floors, walls etc.
  • Participate in the Line Clearance Process
  • Assist line leaders with documentation and enter data into appropriate applications
  • Operate manual fillers and L Bar sealers.
  • Will perform other duties as assigned.
  • Complete all GMP Documentation correctly and in a timely manner
  • Complete all training assignments and maintain personal training records
  • Participate in Non Conformance Investigations if required
  • Participate in Internal, Customer and Regulatory Audits
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Previous experience in a similar role within a pharmaceutical packaging environment.
  • Excellent math skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills are required for daily interactions with shop floor personnel.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, ability to communicate and work effectively in a team-based environment.
  • Ability to use a computer including Microsoft Office, Manufacturing Execution and SAP software
  • Manual functions require good hand / eye co-ordination.
  • Position requires sitting, standing, lifting and walking throughout the day.
  • Overtime will be required. This may include additional time during the workweek and / or weekends.

Schedule: Weekend Shift Rotation every 2 weeks

• Friday to Sunday from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
• Friday at 7:00 p.m. through to Monday morning at 7:00 a.m. 

Salary: $21 – $22 

Complete compensation package: competitive wage, annual profit sharing bonus plan, comprehensive benefits package, RRSP matching plan all included

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