Job Category: Packaging

Quality Inspector – Packaging

Overview: South Jersey pharmaceutical company is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the the role of  Quality Inspector. Current opening is for second shift – 2:30pm – 11:00pm. The purpose of this role is to ensure orders are packaged according to customer requirements, company procedures/requirements, and in accordance with GMP. Benefits start after 30 days; two weeks paid vacation plus paid sick leave and holidays! Health insurance, dental, vision, and 401k plan are offered as well. Work for a great company!

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure orders are packaged according to customer requirements, company procedures/requirements, and in accordance with GMP.
  • Responsible for verifying correct materials are on the line, verifying equipment which monitors product is working properly, ensuring instructions are followed, and documentation completed properly.
  • Work productively with other QA inspectors and QA supervisor, line leaders, the production manager, and other line employees.
  • Contribute to completing work according to schedule, safely and efficiently.

Requirements:

  • Prior experience in Quality Assurance or GMP environment preferred
  • We can train those with attention to detail, a desire for ensuring a quality product, and can switch between tasks efficiently.
  • Ability to perform basic math, English reading and writing, Basic computer skills such as Outlook, Word, Excel
  • Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner, with individuals and groups, verbally and in writing.
  • Good judgment and the ability to make a quality decision if need be.
  • Minimum High School diploma or equivalent, some college preferred
  • Ability to lift minimum 30 pounds, fast paced, on feet throughout shift
  • Punctuality, strong work ethic, ability to be a team player

Packaging Room Supervisor

Overview: Southern NJ Pharmaceutical Distributor is seeking candidates with strong leadership ability for onsite management training. Must have excellent reading, writing and communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Direct supervision of multiple Packaging Room Associates in regards to completion of packaging room activities
  • Manages day-to-day packaging room activities in primary and secondary packaging rooms
  • Supervises and delegates responsibility for operating appropriate equipment in primary and secondary packaging rooms
  • Accountability of drug product, clinical labels and packaging components within each batch record activity
  • Manual bottle filling
  • Filling and inspecting blister strips/cards
  • Filing, inspection and sealing of blister strips
  • Manual label application, assembly and inspection procedures
  • May operate semi-automated packaging equipment in primary and secondary packaging rooms
  • Supervises appropriate cleaning procedures required for the packaging room and any equipment
  • Works directly with representatives of Operations, Quality Assurance and Project Management in resolving any discrepancies or to gain clarifications

Requirements:

  • High school degree or equivalent (Bachelor’s degree preferred)
  • Excellent reading, writing and communication skills
  • English literacy
  • Works well with others within and outside of the packaging room
  • Familiarity and strict adherence to cGMP (current good manufacturing practice) standards
  • Enables packaging room personnel to observe relevant safety procedures in regard to the operation of any appropriate equipment
  • Has working knowledge of all SOPs (standard operating procedures) related to packaging rooms
  • Clearly documents actions
  • General mathematical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Must be punctual at all times and ensure that work responsibilities are covered in his/her absence
  • Must complete tasks correctly and on time

Packaging Room Associate

Overview: Southern NJ Pharmaceutical Distributor is seeking entry level workers for their packaging department. No experience needed, on the job training provided.

Responsibilities

  • Manual product filling
  • Filling and inspecting blister strips
  • Filling, inspecting and sealing blister cards
  • Manual label application, assembly and inspection procedures
  • May operate semi-automated packaging equipment in primary and secondary packaging rooms.
  • Performs major and minor cleans in primary packaging rooms, secondary packaging rooms and on all equipment.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, required. Some college/with science field degree preferred.
  • Must be able to follows instructions
  • Works well with others within and outside of the packaging rooms
  • Displays grasp and familiarity of cGMP (current good manufacturing practice)
  • Complies within written SOPs (standard operating procedures)
  • Clearly documents actions
  • Manual dexterity
  • Ability to work independently
  • Observes relevant safety procedures in regard to the operation of any appropriate equipment in primary and secondary packaging rooms
  • English literacy
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Attention to detail