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Packaging Technician

We are a global healthcare / Biotechnology company specialising in the on-going development and commercialisation of products targeting cancer, critical care and other disorders.

We have recently launched two highly innovative injectable products onto the market that are ground-breaking in their ability to treat cancer and cure other disorders.

Due to continued growth we have an opportunity for Packaging Technician to join the team to package medical devices and pharmaceuticals, and other products to defined standards of quality, cGMP and EHS.

As a member of the packaging team you will provide direct support to the efficient running of the Packaging areas to help ensure the packaging schedule is met.

Principal Responsibilities

, To ensure that the packaging area and the activities that take place within it are all compliant with cGMP and EHS regulations, at all times.
, To complete label printing, package product and complete batch manufacturing documentation in a GMP compliant manner to meet the daily and weekly schedule.
, To follow all production and quality procedures and to participate in the generation, completion and review of such documentation, when required and to agreed timelines.
, To conduct accurate batch manufacturing data collection activities and ensure such data collection tools are maintained at all times.
, To document/report all EHS incidents and cGMP events to agreed timelines using the required business systems.

To participate in subsequent root cause investigations and perform corrective and preventative activities that may be assigned, on time.
, To carry out material handling duties as dictated by the operation in a safe and appropriate manner
, Provide holiday and sickness cover for colleagues
, To support with and drive implementation of continuous improvement initiatives and activities

Education and Experience

, Ideally educated to GCSE - HND/C standard and / or experience of working in a manufacturing environment that employs a quality system (cGMP, ISO9001).
, A good understanding of cGMP and EHS practices.

- Not Essential
, An understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles and the application of 5S desirable.
, Computer literate.

Skills and Attributes

, Must have good listening skills and be able to follow instructions and guidance.
, Needs to be methodical, organised and show attention to detail.
, Must be able to work as part of a team and demonstrate initiative, when required.
, Must be able to train others and deliver clear instruction, when required.

, Must have a flexible, positive and willing attitude at all times.

Orion Electrotech Ltd acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003.