TS Filling Production Operator - Night Shift

Employer
Pfizer
Location
Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Posted
Oct 11, 2021
Ref
4827218
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Why Patients Need You

Our breakthroughs would not make it to the hands of patients without our pharmaceutical manufacturing team. We rely on a team of dedicated and agile members, who understand the importance and impact of their role in Pfizer’s mission. Patients need colleagues like you who take pride in their work and always look to improve outcomes. You will help to ensure that patients and physicians have the medicines they need, when they need them.

What You Will Achieve

The Production Operator is responsible for performing any combination of the following: prepares, processes, inspects, and packages commodities and/or finished product. Monitors and responds to basic functioning needs of area equipment, i.e. line speed, feeding product, line clearances, loading or unloading materials. This person is expected to adhere to all SOPs, cGMPs, plant quality, safety, and documentation systems requirements. The Production Operator will clean equipment and work area. As well as operator equipment.

You will monitor and respond to basic functioning needs of area equipment, i.e. line speed, feeding product, line clearances, cleaning, loading or unloading materials adhering to all SOPs, cGMPs (current Good Manufacturing Practices), plant quality, safety, and documentation systems requirements.

As part of the Technical Operations team, you are recognized as a subject matter expert with specialized knowledge and skills in procedures, techniques, tools, materials and equipment. You will be entrusted with adapting standard methods and procedures by applying your knowledge, prior work experience and requirements. Your business awareness of cross-organizational impact on project delivery will elevate the quality of project deliverables. You will arrive at decisions on which methods and procedures are the best fit for different work situations. You will assist with training others and reinforce behaviors that will help us achieve our goal of providing the best healthcare to patients.

How You Will Achieve It
  • Manage own time, professional development and be accountable for own results.
  • Monitor and respond to basic functioning needs of area equipment, i.e. line speed, feeding product, line clearances, loading or unloading materials.
  • Establish efficient processes, monitoring results, and improve identified process opportunities using Right First Time and Lean principles.
  • Enter data into PLS to ensure accurate, complete, and timely training documentation. Perform detailed inspection of commodities.
  • Work with unit leadership to develop action plans to close training gaps.
  • Develop solutions to routine problems following established Pfizer policies and procedures.
  • Prioritize own workflow and allocate work to others and assist in establishing their priorities.
  • Must be able to perform various functions of a highly repetitive nature while maintaining concentration of task.
  • Must adhere to all gowning/uniform requirements in assigned area.
  • Must be able to keep accurate records and production logs, as well as complete batch records as required. 
  • Must be able to process, inspect, and/or package commodities thru various processing stages.
  • Must be able to operate minor assembly type machines in or out of clean room type environment.
  • Must be able to perform detailed inspection of commodities. 

Qualifications

Must-Have
  • Ability to comprehend and respond to verbal and written instructions/plant documents.
  • Ability to maintain concentration while performing repetitive tasks.
  • Ability to work independently or in groups effectively.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.
  • High School Diploma
  • 1 year Manufacturing experience is required.

Nice-to-Have
  • Bachelor's Degree

  


 

PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS

Stand up to 8-12 hours per shift, sit for up to 2-4 hours per shift, twist at waist 10 times per hour, regularly lift up to 20 pounds per activity 5 times per shift, occasionally lift a maximum of 50 pounds per activity 1 time per shift, walk, climb stairs, climb ladders/walk on catwalks

Use computer terminal 1 hour per shift, respond to visual warning indicators, respond to audible warning indicators, respond to color or special visual indicators, work around moving equipment, work with chemicals, work in hearing conservation area, work on knees occasionally

NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS

OT required. Weekends and Holidays Required. Schedule is on 2nd shift from 6pm - 6am, Rotating schedule (2/2/3).

Other Job Details

  • Last Date to Apply for Job: October 25, 2021
  • Eligible for Relocation Package: NO

Pfizer requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment.  As required by applicable law, Pfizer will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.

Sunshine Act

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EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.  Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA.  Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

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