Packaging Operator 1

St. Louis, Missouri

Posted in Science and Research

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Job Info

A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:

As a Packaging Operator 1 at MilliporeSigma, you will stage, fill (manually or semi-automatically), cap, label, and over pack liquid, powder, and lyophilized products per approved packaging specifications.

  • Clean laboratory glassware and batch tanks
  • Complete appropriate packaging documentation per FDA, ISO, and GMP procedures and deliver products to inventory
  • Independently set-up and operate automated fill lines
  • Perform routine maintenance and minor repairs to semi-automated equipment
  • Organize and set-up the filling of large hazardous fills using equipment
  • Troubleshoot automated and semi-automated cappers
  • Fill hazardous and non-hazardous products in environmentally controlled areas utilizing aseptic techniques
  • Transfer bulk material utilizing peristaltic pumps
  • Filter bulk material using pumps and in-line filters or vacuum filters
  • Manually torque caps with wrenches
  • Assist with loading bottles and pack-off during fill line operations
  • Follow all quality and safety and quality procedures
  • Train operators on semi-automated filling equipment
  • Document all equipment used and verify calibration status
  • Don, doff, use, and clean PPE
  • Be alert to hazards common to assigned work and take action to correct unsafe situations
  • Participate in safety activities such as training sessions, meetings, and safety inspections
  • Develop and assist in the implementation of process improvement ideas
  • Comply with the requirements of ISO 13485 and ISO 9001
  • Participate in 6S activities
  • Maintain good housekeeping and audit readiness

Physical Attributes:
  • Wear PPE such as hard hats, safety shoes, respirators, safety glasses, gloves, hair nets, beard covers (if applicable), Tyvek suits, shoe covers, and respirator
  • Lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted & move more than 50 pounds with assistance
  • Work in a non-temperature-controlled environment
  • Sit,stand, walk, reach above the shoulder, stoop, kneel, twist, or crouch for extended periods of time
  • Use close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth vision, and adjust focus
  • Work with and in proximity of hazardous chemicals and human source materials

Who You Are:
Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Preferred qualifications:
  • 3+ months experience in ISO/GMP regulated environment
  • 3+ months chemical weighing experience
  • College course work in chemistry
  • Ability to do basic math-including metrics and conversions
  • Knowledge of safety rules, GMP, SOP's, UOP's
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to set up and troubleshoot automated packaging equipment
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Written and verbal communication skill
  • Ability to work independently and as part of ateam
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to train others
  • Ability to use hand tools
  • Ability to use pumps, electronic balances and material handling equipment

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

Job Requisition ID: 222098

Location: St. Louis

Career Level: B - Recent University Graduate(< 1 year of experien

Working time model: full-time

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