Manufacturing Associate: Inspection/Packaging, Drug Product-Cook Pharmica - Cook Medical
Posted: Wednesday, January 2, 2013 8:27 PM
Manufacturing Associate: Inspection/Packaging, Drug Product - Cook Pharmica Job Title: Manufacturing Associate: Inspection/Packaging, Drug Product - Cook Pharmica Job Type: Full-Time Location: Bloomington, IN Minimum Experience Required: 0 Job Description: As part of the application process, and in order to be considered for this employment position, you must take and receive a passing score on a Work Keys test administered by Work One. You can make arrangements to take the Work Keys test by contacting Work One at 450 Landmark Avenue, Bloomington, Indiana - Ph 812-331-60 - ask for Cathy x 224 or Brenda x227. Cook Pharmica is a biopharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) with process development, clinical and commercial bulk drug substance manufacturing, formulation development, clinical and commercial parenteral drug product manufacturing, including liquid and lyophilized vials, prefilled syringes and secondary packaging, and an array of support services all at a single facility in Bloomington, IN. Founded in 2004, Cook Pharmica is a division of Cook Medical, the world's largest privately held medical manufacturing company. PRIMARY FUNCTION • To support Drug Product Manufacturing operations – which include the inspection, labeling, and packaging of injectible products and to provide support to other associates to ensure systems operate in a safe, effective, and quality-oriented manner. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION/DUTIES • Inspect product and containers for defects per quality specifications • Package product and containers per batch record specifications • Operate and clean basic packaging equipment (e.g., case tapers, pallet wrappers, barcode scanner, check weighers, scales, print-and-apply label stations) • Execute manufacturing procedures using SOPs and batch records • Train and qualify operators within competency-qualification training program • Provide recommendations and implement solutions to resolve equipment and or process problems in a timely manner • Support the execution of product launch protocols and deliverables • Document processes according to CGMP requirements • Participate and support process improvement initiatives MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONS REQUIREMENTS • Ability to work independently and in teams • Perform basic math skills and applications including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division including the ability to understand decimals • Ability to use measuring devices and gauges • Basic computer entry/retrieval skills • Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers as well as management • High school diploma or GED • Will require flexible schedule – able to work 10-12 hour shifts, or night, weekends, or holidays • Required to sign confidentiality agreement • Experience with automated equipment • Good written and verbal skills PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT • Must be able to lift/push/pull up to 50 pounds on a consistent basis • Capable of standing for a minimum of 6 hours, stooping, kneeling, climbing • Requires an eye exam if performing inspections (corrected 20/20 vision necessary) • Personal protective equipment including safety glasses, lab coat, gloves, specialized clothing including laboratory scrubs (pants and shirt) and appropriate shoes will be required in areas associated with this position • Requires repetitive arm and wrist motion We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
• Location: Bloomington
• Post ID: 7402477 bloomingtonin