Sr. Process Technician

Waco, TX, United States
Nov 10, 2020
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Adjusts production machine to meet standards for productivity and quality.

• Performs set-up/changeovers, takes corrective action to eliminate production defects and reduce in-process losses.
• Performs machine preventative maintenance and prepares machines for line clearances.
• Maintain a clean and organized work area during and at the end of each shift.
• Assist Allergan in achieving environmental, health, and safety goals by working safely and observing all general plant and department safety policies.
• Perform all assigned duties according to departmental SOP's and cGMP's.
• Remain current on proper procedures by reviewing current, revised, and new SOP's relating to the job and to the department.
• Complete and remain current with all required cGMP and safety training.
• Perform tasks in the production / packaging of product to provide on-time delivery to customers.
• Assist Maintenance Technicians with basic mechanical adjustments as needed.
• Troubleshoot equipment and coordinate corrective actions to reduce or eliminate defects, rejects, or equipment downtime.
• Complete all required documentation associated with the production and / or packaging of product.
• Perform other duties as assigned.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Able to use precision measurement device and accurately measure within .0005".
  • Will be responsible for performing the duties of Process Technician as well as Quality Control Inspector.
  • Detail-oriented and self-motivated.
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.
  • Excellent math skills; ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
  • Ability to read, comprehend, write, and communicate effectively in English.
  • Ability to carry out detailed written or verbal instructions.
  • Ability to work and communicate with others in a professional and effective manner, within a team-oriented environment.
  • Basic user knowledge and understanding of Windows based computer systems such as Microsoft Office, with an ability to learn other computer-based systems.
  • Ability to work any shift (up to 12-hours) as required dependent on business needs.
  • Physically able to continuously stand and walk.
  • Physically able to lift up to 40 lbs. for men and 35 lbs. for women.
  • Physically able to bend, climb, lift, squat, stoop, and stretch to reach frequently.
  • Effective and efficient operation of manual and automated production equipment.
  • Ability to use, clean, and store tools and other devices required for the performance of the job in a manner which prevents damage to the tools and / or equipment.

  • Three (3) or more years of experience in plastics blow molding, or injection molding preferred.
  • Experience in preventative maintenance of machinery, use of hand tools and power tools such as drill press, grinders and saws.
  • Knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems to troubleshoot and make minor repairs as necessary.

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

Job Type


Equal Employment Opportunity
At Allergan, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.