Packaging Operator 1 (Third Shift)

Posted 11 Sep 2018

Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 181561

Details

A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.


Your Role: To manually and semi-automatically portion chemicals into containers using safety equipment and follow protocols.

 

****************Earn a $1000 Sign On Bonus payable after 30 days of employment*****************

 

  • 3rd Shift - 11:00 PM - 7:30 AM,  Sunday - Thursday
  • Payrate - 16.80+  per hour

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Weigh hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals using precision equipment into specific containers.
  • Verify hood and safety equipment function, obtain process order, scan into computer system, verify electronic balance is calibrated
  • Verify match of process order and bulk container lot numbers
  • Obtain correct type and quantity of containers for process order
  • Operate powered pallet and drum movers
  • Verify weighed bottles and determine if quantity matches process order requirements
  • Pulls samples for customers and/or quality control as required
  • Complete paperwork including tray tags, process orders, and computer PKRV scan
  • Document process order for specific required data, inclusive of weighing accountability to assure the accuracy of the weighed material using Good Documentation Practices (GDP)
  • Fill out data for tray taqs and affix to each tray or case of filled bottles
  • Complete production logs
  • Maintain equipment, tools, and facilities in safe, clean environment
  • Assemble, disassemble semiautomatic powder or liquid dispensing equipment and replace worn or disposable parts as necessary
  • Clean semi-automatic dispensing equipment according to manufacturer recommendations and chemical safety protocols
  • Clean tools and utensils with appropriate material in hood according to chemical safety protocols
  • Clean hood/work station according to method and protocol for specific chemical weighed
  • Document cleaning of area/equipment/hood on cleaning log when applicable
  • Assemble, test, maintain, and use appropriate safety equipment
  • Prepare respiratory protection (check air helmet hoses for leaks, etc., assemble white air helmet)
  • Prepare and don Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as appropriate for weighing protocol
  • Clean and maintain reusable safety equipment for next use
  • Facilitate packaging operations by providing support for weighers and moving material within the department
  • Procures bulk and package components for weighers
  • Applies closure and cleans exterior container surface
  • Moves materials in department
  • Label and overpack bottles of chemicals
  • Verify and complete required paperwork and documentation
  • Set up, operate, and troubleshoot all automated labeling, sealing, and bagging equipment
  • Document all processes on the packaging request. Document all damaged labels. Initial all appropriate processes (data sheets, poly bags, etc.)
  • Participates in testing and implementation of changes
  • Maintain, clean and keep safe all work areas and equipment following 5S standards
  • Take necessary steps to assure we provide our customers with the highest quality product possible
  • Immediately report any situation that could compromise safety or quality
  • Miscellaneous duties and tasks as assigned
  • Exemplary attendance and adherence to schedule
  • Actively particpate in a proactive safety culture; identifying hazards, making suggestions for improvement, coaching coworkers on safety, and working incident free.

 

Who You Are

Basic Requirements

  • Education
    • High School Diploma, GED or HSED required
    • Desirable: High school course work in chemistry or 6 months chemistry related work experience.

Preferred Requirements

  • Knowledge and Skills:
    • Read instructions and understand oral and written instructions.
    • Basic math skills including the metric system.
    • Learn SOP's/UOP's, cleaning protocols, work and conduct rules.
    • Learn to use safety equipment.
    • Learn to use semi-automated equipment.
    • Eye-hand coordination.
    • Small/large tool dexterity. Legible handwriting, teamwork, communication skills.
    • Ability to move 50 lbs.
    • Problem solving. Ability to operate a forklift is preferred.

Additional local needs:

  • Environmental Conditions - Manufacturing Environment: Occasionally works near moving mechanical parts. Is required to wear appropriate protective gear, (hard hats, glasses/goggles, chemical resistant suits, gloves, safety shoes) and other personal protection equipment "PPE" to protect themselves from toxic or corrosive chemicals in the forms of liquids, solids, vapors or airborne particles.  The work area may occasionally be wet, humid abnormally hot or cold.
  •  Physical Requirements - Manufacturing Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, reach above the shoulder, stoop, kneel, twist, crouch or crawl for long periods of time.  The employee must be able to talk, hear, taste and smell.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and ability to push and pull heavy materials to complete assignment. The employee may be required to lift more poundage with assistance. Specific vision requirements of this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth vision, and the ability to adjust focus.  Uses phones, computers, computer monitors and all office/manufacturing equipment. The employee is also required to type at a computer keyboard and have the ability to read CRTs/computer monitors.

 

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

Curious? Apply and find more information at come2emd.com

 

****************Earn a $1000 Sign On Bonus payable after 30 days of employment*****************

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to his/her Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because he/she made a good faith report of discrimination.

 

Apply Now

Let’s stay connected

Do you want to receive company news and information about career opportunities tailored to your preferences? Sign up here. You want to check the status of your application or change your candidate profile? Enter our job portal.

Redirect

You have accessed https://www.emdgroup.com, but for users from your part of the world, we originally designed the following web presence https://www.merckgroup.com.

Let's go

Share Disclaimer

By sharing this content, you are consenting to share your data to this social media provider. More information are available in our Privacy Statement