11 days old

Packaging Technician I (1st shift)

Patheon
Illinois City, IL 61259
100144BR
Location :
US - Illinois - Rockford
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Job Description

When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you will do important work, and you will be valued and recognized for your performance. With talented managers and inspiring coworkers to support you, you will find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.


How will you make an impact?

Entry level position into the Packaging/ Labeling department. The associate will develop mandatory skills for continued employment at Thermo Fisher. These skills include learning paperwork, basic packaging/ labeling skills, and demonstration of an excellent work ethic, ability to grow with the team, communication skills, and ability to follow direction. Excelling in this position will allow for upward mobility within the department.

What will you do?

  • General assembly of Thermo Fisher products. This includes processing work orders to build kits, label products, print and fold instruction booklets, and assist other Packaging Associates with completing work orders.
  • Set up and operate packaging and labeling equipment
  • Process label work orders for manufacturing departments, travelers, and any other documents that require printing
  • Print out Batch Record Sheets, if applicable Print labels using the approved label software Create and print spec sheets and CofA’s. Get the appropriate approvals before printing
  • Process jobs utilizing less complex equipment – pipetters, shrink wrapping, automated labelers, etc.
  • Complete required paperwork related to Packaging/ Labeling - Batch Record Sheets, Engineering Change Notices, deviations, Traveler, Antibody Template, label documents, Bill of Materials audits etc.
  • Develop and understand material process flow. This includes knowledge of Raw Material, staging, Work In Process, paperwork, storage areas, general production steps.
  • Process jobs independently or in a team
  • Conduct in-process quality control inspection of finished goods
  • Perform calibration and preventative maintenance of packaging equipment
  • Cross train in different work cells within the Packaging Department.
  • The associate may be asked to undertake a Packaging/ Labeling Technician II skill set, which enables their upward mobility

How will you get here?
Education:
Minimum of High School Diploma or GED
Experience:
  • A minimum of 4 months experience in a biochemical/pharmaceutical packaging environment, preferred.
  • Individual should be able to handle working in a fast paced environment
  • Must be able to work within a team towards common goals
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Ability to work in a variety of environments
  • Must be able to work within a controlled environment (clean room, etc)
  • Basic mechanical aptitude
  • Basic PC skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask – organize/process several jobs at once
  • Drive towards continual personal and departmental improvement
  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment when required
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is constantly required to stand/walk
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

What Thermo Fisher Offers to Employees:
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits effective on first day of employment
  • Paid Time Off – Eligible to accrue up to 3 weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO), pro-rated based on start date
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(K) Retirement Plan – Company Matching Contribution up to 6%
  • Shift Premium for 2nd and 3rd shift employees



Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $22 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.

This position has not been approved for Relocation Assistance.




If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-05

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