Manufacturing Technician 2 - 1st Shift

Posted 03 Jan 2024

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

Req Id 270675


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Your Role:


The Manufacturing Technician 2 – 1st Shift at the South Broadway site is responsible for setting up and preparing products according to current manufacturing procedures, cleaning up equipment and manufacturing suites after production operations, complete batch records during the production of products, and follow all safety and quality policies at all times. Job duties include:


  • 1st Shift: Monday – Friday 6:00AM – 2:30PM
  • Set-up and operation of processing equipment (including automated/manual bottle, disinfection equipment, sampling equipment, conveyors, and packaging equipment) including powder filling equipment.
  • Identify malfunctions in equipment operation and with appropriate approval take corrective actions, such as reconfiguring equipment, adjustment of set points or adjusting operating parameters
  • Report equipment failures and work with repair personnel to correct problems
  • Perform production operations
  • Set-up and prepare products according to current manufacturing procedures
  • Perform filling and packaging operations per current production process and procedures.
  • Transport chemicals and equipment to and from processes including use of pumps/piping, fork trucks, pallet jacks or dollies
  • Ensure quality and quantity of product throughout production process
  • Setup and perform required automatic and manual cleaning or disinfection cycles for equipment and processes
  • Clean-up equipment and working areas after production operations
  • Coordinate appropriate disposal of waste and complete compliance documentation
  • Communicate and document status of processes, products, and equipment
  • Provide a complete and accurate batch record at the conclusion of production operations consistent with quality guidelines while ensuring that all applicable log-books have been filled out completely 
  • Perform operations in compliance with rules and in a safe, orderly manner. 
  • Improve manufacturing processes through application of experience and scientific principles


Physical Attributes:

  • Wear appropriate PPE for production processes including but not limited to full face respirators, gloves, and suits)
  • Lifting and pushing up to 50 pounds



Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 1+ years’ experience in a cGMP manufacturing environment


Preferred Qualificaitons:

  • Knowledge in chemistry, mathematics and science
  • Experience with safe chemical handling methods
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written
  • Computer skills
  • Mechanical skills
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Organizational skills

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