Manufacturing Technician I, Unit Dose Fill, B1 shift

Waco, Texas
Jul 26, 2021
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
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Perform production line duties required to meet production goals while complying with quality standards and safety requirements.  Operate production equipment and complete documentation in accordance with cGMPs and department SOP’s while monitoring product to ensure quality standards are maintained.

Main Areas of Responsibilities
•    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.
•    Perform set-up and changeovers on production / packaging equipment.
•    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.
•    Assist daily production in operating and monitoring technical computerized, production machinery ensuring quality standards are maintained.



•    Minimum of three (3) to four (4) years of manufacturing experience.
•    Minimum of two (2) years of experience in a GMP regulated environment.
•    Minimum of two (2) years of experience in an Aseptic work environment.

Preferred Skills/Qualifications
The below skills are attributes that may not be mandatory, but are definitely desired in the ideal candidate.
•    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 oral 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.
•    Provide guidance and training as required.
•    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.

•    High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, 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.