Packaging Operator 1

Posted 09 Jan 2023

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

Req Id 259550

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Your Role:

MilliporeSigma has an opening as a Packaging Operator at our Cherokee site!  You will work within a 24/7 department to support the packaging of research grade products through cGMP products. The working hours for this role will be 6:00am – 6:00pm with a rotating 2 week schedule (Week 1 - Mon,Tue, Fri, Sat / Week 2 - Sun, Wed, Thurs) which includes every other weekend.


  • Perform routine hand weighing packaging processes for stock and custom orders
  • Set up and run equipment such as the drum massager or other ergonomic equipment
  • Maintain equipment, clean work areas, restock supplies, and prepare material for waste disposal
  • Communicate the status of the operations to coworkers and bring deviations to the attention of the Supervisor
  • Provide complete and accurate records consistent with quality guidelines such as paperwork and logbooks
  • Take necessary action to resolve any unsafe conditions


Physical Attributes:

  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) such as safety shoes, respirators, safety glasses and gloves to protect employees from the products and hair nets, beard covers (if applicable), Tyvek suits, and or shoe covers
  • Work with heavy drums of material; moving drums on and off pallets that exceed 150kg while wearing PPE


Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • HighSchool Diploma or GED


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 6+ months chemistry related work experience 
  • Basic math skills, including metrics and conversion
  • Strong communication skills
  • Work as a team player

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
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