Chemical Packaging Operator 1 - 2nd Shift

Posted 27 Mar 2024

Milwaukee, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 273390


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This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US. 

Your Role:


At MilliporeSigma, the Chemical Packaging Operator 1 – 2nd Shift will manually and semi-automatically portion chemicals into containers using safety equipment and following protocols.  Job duties include:


  • 2nd Shift: Monday – Friday 2:00pm – 10:30pm
  • 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. 
  • Pull samples for customers and/or quality control.  
  • 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 tags 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/workstation according to method and protocol for specific chemical weighed. 
  • Assemble, test, maintain, and use appropriate safety equipment.  
  • 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. 
  • Maintain, clean, and safe 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 


Physical Attributes: 

  • Work near moving mechanical parts.  
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment, “PPE”, including but not limited to hard hats, glasses/goggles, chemical resistant suits, gloves, safety shoes 
  • Work in wet, humid, or abnormally hot or cold environments. 
  • Lift, push, and or pull up to 50lbs 


Who You Are:  


Minimum Qualifications: 

  • High School Diploma or GED 


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Ability to read instructions and understand oral and written instructions.  
  • 6 + months of experience weighing hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals using precision equipment into specific containers

Ability to learn SOP's/UOP's, cleaning protocols, work, and conduct rules.  

  • Ability to learn to use safety equipment 
  • Ability to learn to use semi-automated equipment 
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills 


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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