Packaging Operator

Job Titles

  • Packaging Operator
  • Packaging Technician

Education Background

  • High School Diploma
  • College diploma
  • B.Sc.
  • B.Eng.

Job Functions

  • Clean equipment, dissemble equipment, set-up equipment.
  • Programming batch information, setup and configuration of equipment
  • Follow written procedures such as company Standard Operating Procedrures (SOPs) and Bulk Operate packaging equipment
  • Operation packaging equipment. Program batch information, setup and configure equipment
  • Run packaging lines to package finished products
  • Monitor product quality and ensure it meets the specification limits
  • Maintenance of the equipment and the packaging line
  • Identify any deviations from the written procedures, defects, losses and incidents and notify the supervisor.
  • May be required to transfer materials, objects and packaged products from one area to another

Must Have Skills

  • Detail oriented and ability to follow written procedures without any deviation are absolute must
  • Able to stand for a long period of time and lift/ move materials, objects and packaged products from one area to another.
  • Must be okay to work in an environment that requires GMP gowning and do shift work
  • Work well under pressure and in a ‘fast paced and minimal tolerance for mistakes’ environment
  • Able to do the same task over and over again
  • Honest and transparent
  • Able to take responsibility for your own action
  • Work well individually and as part of a team
  • Professional, fast learner and takes initiative
  • Able to work in a highly regulated environment and follow company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), regulatory guidelines and safety standards.

Type of companies that hire

  • Pharmaceutical/ Biopharmaceutical
  • Contract Labs (with manufacturing capability)
  • Cannabis Industry
  • Food Industry
  • Cosmetic companies
  • other

Competitive Advantage

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