Packaging Technician

Job description


Job Responsibilities

  • The Packaging Technician will support manufacturing of product in strict compliance with procedures and batch manufacturing records (BMR’s), incorporating cGMP and safety procedures.
  • Accurate and timely completion of all relevant checks as per Batch Records and ancillary paper documents.
  • Generation of relevant Standard Operating Procedures and Manufacturing Batch Records as required
  • Maintain your work place to a high degree of cGMP adherence with particular attention to the company 5S program.
  • Ensure all relevant equipment and in-process test equipment is in calibration.
  • Assembly & Packaging of product according to the production schedule and GMP.
  • Ensure that adequate stock levels of production consumables for selected work-centre(s) are maintained at all times
  • The Packaging Technician will work closely with engineering to ensure the timely resolution of downtime issues so as to maximize the productivity of your assigned work centre.
  • Active participation in addressing processing/packaging issues in conjunction with other departments as required.
  • Carry out visual inspection of finished product in the packaging/processing areas as required (VI/IPC/AQL).
  • Perform area clearance and area clearance verification after and before batches.


Job Requirements

  • Leaving Certificate qualification or equivalent
  • Minimum of 1 year previous experience in a Pharmaceutical Environment preferable (cGMP environment).
  • Basic PC literacy essential
  • Good interpersonal / communications skills
  • Willingness to learn / apply new tools / techniques essential

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