Manufacturing Associate


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

Up to USD21.00/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Hackensack, NJ - (USA) 505 Main St NJ Hackensack , NJ 07601



Job Description

USA-Manufacturing Associate I (Manufacturing/Quality)


Inspection/Packaging Operator

Job overview

This position is responsible for performing routine tasks, operating equipment, and troubleshooting in the areas of Vial Inspection, Vial Packaging, Syringe Inspection and Syringe Packaging. This position supports execution of the production plan.


* Operate and troubleshoot high-speed automated Inspection and Packaging equipment. Typical tasks include loading vials/syringes onto automated inspection equipment, changing label reels, replenishing packaging items (e.g. inserts, labels, cartons, trays, shippers), operating syringe assembly machine, thermoformer, cartoner, case palletizer, serialization equipment, and wrapping pallets.

* Participate in line changeovers and continuously strive to minimize line downtime and maximize OEE%.

* Ensure compliance with cGMPs and SOPs at all times.

* Perform routine Quality and Safety inspection walk-throughs of the production areas.

* Perform scheduled cleanings of equipment and packaging rooms.

* Will serve as witness of routine unit operation tasks for batch record signing. Maintains all associated documentation for operations being performed.

* Perform packaging components reconciliation.

* Perform Athena (SAP) transactions.

* May assist with formal CAPAs and NCRs as needed.

* Adheres to the production schedule and provides overtime and weekend support when needed.

* Performs routine assignments with supervision. Takes initiative to identify issues, troubleshoot, propose solutions, and keep management informed.

* Other duties may be assigned as required.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Prior mechanical experience and/or experience working as a Packaging Operator in Pharmaceutical or Medical device industries.

* Experience working with automated Inspection and/or Packaging equipment.

* Ability to stand over intervals of several hours at a time

* Ability to bend, squat, and reach

* Ability to lift, push or pull various amounts of weight (50 - 70 pounds)