Production Assistant, Over-The-Counter Manufacturing - 1st Shift

Myerstown, PA, United States
May 31, 2018
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Production Assistant, Over-The-Counter Manufacturing - 1st Shift, are to:

  • Assist area supervision on any needed assignments/backup supervisor as needed on day-to-day needs;
  • Act as supervisor in absence of department supervision;
  • Review completed packaging orders/BMR's for accuracy including SAP transactions;
  • Train factory personnel regarding accuracy of department related documentation;
  • Identify department training needs i.e. SAP, etc. as needed and train as needed;
  • Administer department related LMS functions;
  • Maintain department training documentation and ensures compliance;
  • Collaborate with Training Department;
  • Investigate and resolve SAP/system/schedule attainment issues with supporting departments;
  • Support all shifts concerning issues involving inventory adjustments, procedural duties, cycle counts;
  • Maintain department reports, i.e. Shift Reports, Open Reservation Report, Negative Inventory Report, LX03, TR/TO, and Schedule Attainment Report;
  • Backup Administrative Assistant in the packaging/manufacturing office as needed (i.e. Log Books, Bin Tickets, Error Reports, Schedule Attainment Reports, etc;)
  • Lead the creation, editing, and management of digital standard work;
  • Support overtime needs as required for designated weekend periods, etc;
  • May perform other duties as assigned.

Who you are

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;
  • At least three years' experience (or combination of experience) in government regulated production, materials management / warehouse, or inventory control environment;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with all levels of staff and management;
  • Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate technical information in writing;
  • Must have excellent mathematical skills to verify computations on reports and statements, identify errors and inconsistencies, and bring to attention of the Department supervisor/QA;
  • Excellent Personal Computer skills/experience using Microsoft office software;
  • Demonstrated ability to meet critical deadlines;
  • Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated and take initiative, as well as, to work collaboratively in a team-based environment;
  • Must be able to manage multiple priorities and balance workload from several supervisors and Director of Manufacturing;
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidential records and employee relations;
  • A thorough understanding of US Pharmaceutical Industry Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP's,) quality control methods and procedures is preferred, as well as a knowledge of QA auditing BMR techniques.

Preferred qualifications:

  • College background;
  • Previous leadership skills and previous supervisory experience;
  • Previous technical production role and experience;
  • SAP experience;
  • A thorough understanding of US Pharmaceutical Industry Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP's,) quality control methods and procedures, as well as a knowledge of QA auditing BMR techniques.

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: PA-Myerstown