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103802 - Labelling & Packaging Team Member - Westmeath

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Westmeath
Date: 4/11/2019
Job Reference: 103802
Contact Name: Tommy McKeown
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Job Description

Labelling & Packaging Team Member - Westmeath - 103802
Labelling & Packaging Team Member

Our client, a Pharmaceutical company in Athlone are currently looking to recruit a Labelling & Packaging team member for their site.

Overall Purpose:
The L&P Manufacturing Team Member is responsible for support and executing cGMP L&P operations in the L&P Suite, currently under quantification in Athlone, Ireland. This position reports initially to the Manufacturing Manager before transitioning reporting to the L&P Manufacturing Team Leader.

Essential Duties, Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Carry out labelling and packaging of finished products in line with GMP procedures
  • Flexible to carry out production duties as directed in the assigned area of manufacturing/packaging area.
  • Carry out all production/packaging operations in the assigned area in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and as directed by the relevant Manufacturing Batch Records (MBRs)
  • Assist as a member of the Production team, towards the delivery of production Safety, output, quality and cost targets on schedule
  • Complete all documentation relating to production activities as required i.e. On time and Right First time.
  • Documentation includes e.g. MBR’s, Area Status Logbooks, Equipment Logbooks, Batch Labels and In-Process tests
  • Immediately notify the Area Owner of any deviation from SOPs and/or deviations in the standard production process
  • Ask if in doubt about any particular practice or unusual finding
  • Maintain the manufacturing areas in a clean and tidy state at all times
  • Perform housekeeping duties as assigned in the Production Department
  • Participate in all training and Maintain Training 100% current.
  • Adhere fully to all safety and Quality policies, procedures and regulations
  • Supports capital projects throughout equipment lifecycle.
  • Supports product or process development projects and associated validation activities.
  • Supports investigations into manufacturing deviations.
  • Disciplined in ensuring high levels of personal hygiene at all time, and in following the garbing and hygiene expectations of working in a GMP manufacturing environment.
  • Follows procedure in the movement of materials in and out of the cleanrooms
  • At least 3 years’ experience working in a fast paced regulated GMP packaging environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Flexibility to work on days and 2 or 3 cycle shift patterns as required. The work will initially begin on a days cycle before transitioning to a 2 cycle shift pattern and possibly a 3 cycle pattern as volumes ramp.
  • Proficient in MS Office specifically Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Strong problem solving/analytical ability.
  • Good working knowledge of Quality Assurance methods and procedures.
  • Excellent communication skills.

For further information on this Labelling & Packaging team member in Athlone please contact Clara Burke on 086 8168273 /

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