Packaging Operator I (OC Packaging/3rd Shift)
Watson Pharmaceuticals - Corona, CA

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At Actavis, we are committed to the development of a high performing organizational culture, which requires that we recruit, develop and retain top talent. Continued growth and changing business needs create new opportunities across our company on a continuous basis. We encourage every employee to consider their professional horizons, and personal goals.
OC Secondary Packaging in Building 5 has a full-time opening for a Packaging Operator I on 3rd shift. In this role you will perform limited and routine packaging of oral contraceptive products by using automated packaging equipment, manual packaging and/or pharmaceutical bottlefilling equipment. The ideal candidate will demonstrate flexibility and rotate to various packaging lines as needed to meet customer requirements. You will follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) related to the packaging, disassembly, cleaning and assembly of machinery. You will perform in process testing and use basic mathematical calculations to assist in the completion of batch records. You will follow written and verbal instructions as provided by the manufacturing supervisor and/or lead operator in support of the department goals for output and efficiencies.

Qualifications
The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience with basic packaging methods and procedures

  • The ability to perform basic mathematical calculations

  • The ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing

  • The ability to read, write and speak in English

  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

  • A proven track record of establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with individuals contacted in the course of work

  • Working knowledge of cGMP, FDA, SOPs, DEA and other regulatory requirements

The ideal candidate will have a High School Diploma or equivalent GED and six (6) months of work experience in a GMP manufacturing or packaging environment. Experience with packaging equipment in a pharmaceutical or nutraceutical environment is highly preferred.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
Incumbents in this class are subject to extended periods of standing, walking, vision to monitor, lifting materials weighing up to 25 pounds and moderate to loud noise levels. Incumbents may be exposed to toxic materials, toxic gases, electrical hazards, dangerous tools and equipment. Work is performed in manufacturing packaging environment.

Education
High School Diploma or equivalent GED

As a company, Actavis is committed to supporting, rewarding, and recognizing employee contributions and providing equal employment opportunities. EOE M/F/D/V.

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