Bayer Animal Health Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Operarator 3rd Shift (Sunday-Friday 10pm to 630am)

Shawnee Mission, KS, United States
May 17, 2018
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Manufacturing Operator Sterile Filling 3 rd Shift (Sunday through Friday 10pm to 630 am), are to:

  • Comply with all workplace standards and safety procedures, including Lockout Tagout, Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements (OSHA), Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and Company Guidelines;
  • Palletize both finished and unfinished products, and operate non-motorized material handling equipment;
  • Complete, maintain, and update production documentation (both electronic and paper) to perform material movements, material take-outs and yield determinations by following SOPs and utilizing systems as required such as Systems/Applications/Products (SAP), Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Electronic Batch Records (EBRs), etc.;
  • Take ownership of training and learning to develop high performance competencies such as technical skills, communication skills, and skills to build a team-oriented culture (i.e. training team members, motivating and supporting team members, sharing knowledge to continuously improve the process, etc.);
  • Meet the production schedules outlined by line team and/or Supervision. Review and approve work output for team members by using validated methods;
  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks as needed and trained;
  • Performs fill operations including operation of the filling, assisting with hand-pack operations;
  • Manage area cleaning requirements including facility, equipment, and Operational Excellence initiatives;
  • Area of Specific responsibilities:
  • Sterile Filling
    • Perform the functions required for the Bio-Class I clean room;
    • Sterile filling and sterile filtration of all sterile drug solution products from bulk into final containers. This position will also include running the autoclave, terminal sterilizer, preparation of filling equipment and components, and maintaining area logbooks and housekeeping procedures. Includes monitoring, trouble shooting, and training for activities of filtration, and filling preparation which include basic understanding of MMI (Man Machine Interface) Systems, CIP (Clean In Place) Systems and SIP (Steam In Place) processes;

Who you are

  • Disassemble, clean, reassemble, and prepare all sterile filling product contact equipment and supplies for sterilization.
  • Filling and Packaging
  • Perform line start-up to ensure the proper drug products, labels, and components are used in the filling/packaging process;
  • Manage filling and packaging operations with the ability to run all equipment in the area including filler, cartoner, labeler, bundler, etc. Must be proficient enough to train other operators.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English;
  • Good PC Skills, including use of e-mail, attaching documents to e-mail;
  • Previous experience using electronic databases and on-line tools required (i.e., but not limited to, Lotus Notes database, Employee Self-Services on-line tools, etc.);
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely in a production environment;
  • Demonstrated ability to read/interpret/follow instructions in regard to workplace documentation, such as SOP's, Operator Manuals, Work Instructions, etc.;
  • Demonstrated technical ability as measured by good troubleshooting skills;
  • Must be able to demonstrate a good mathematical aptitude in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, & metric system;
  • Must be willing to work overtime as required, based on production demands
  • Individual must be willing to work 3 rd shift, Sunday through Thursday 10:00pm, to 6:30am.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a government regulated, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) or standard operating procedures (SOP) environment;
  • Experience working in a sterile pharmaceutical manufacturing environment.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: KS-Shawnee Mission