Blow Fill Seal Technician - Level 0

Catalent

Woodstock,IL  

2019-11-17 2019-12-17
allied.health pharma

At Catalent, we recognize talent is our most important asset. Propelled by the passion to excel, we are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining talented and dedicated professionals who can help us deliver on our promise of more products, better treatments, reliably supplied.

From helping our customers produce world-class pharmaceutical products to identifying future technologies that will improve drug delivery, we achieve our amazing breakthroughs and innovations because of our talent!



Job Description

Position Overview:



Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent’s advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love. Your talents, ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent? Start here











I. Position Overview:



The position is entry level and responsible for learning the basic BFS theory, personal protective equipment, tool use, and comprehension of processes and methods such as: BFS start-up, machine and tank sterilization process, filter integrity test methods, temperature recorder function, reading set-up drawings and batch record documentation. This position is responsible for aseptic gowning certification as prerequisite to entering the Aseptic BFS Suite. In addition, position is required to inspect and package product as Production Associate 1. New hire is not intended to stay in this position long term. Once training and qualification is completed at this level, employee advances to BFS Technician Level 1.



II. Specific Duties, Activities, and Responsibilities:• Learn basic BFS theory and process overview including start-up and shutdown, media fill batches, line clearance, filter testing, temperature recorders, machine and tank sterilization.• Wear proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).• Proper and safe use of tools.• Read batch record instruction and set-up drawings.• Comply with all controlled documentation and cGMPs as they pertain to production.• Certify in aseptic gowning performance.• Inspect product for defects and package product on packaging line.• Display effective communication skills with both peers and management.• Adhere to all safety requirements specified in controlled documentation and in equipment manuals.• Support projects and miscellaneous activities as deemed by management.• Maintain effectiveness of the Quality System components relevant to this position.• Other duties as assigned.



III. Position Requirements:



Education or Equivalent: • High school diploma• Associate Degree or Technical Certification a plus (mechanical, electrical, etc.)



Experience: • Minimum of 1 year experience with hydraulic or pneumatic (ex: injection mold or aseptic filling) machines required. • Minimum of 1 year experience in mechanical troubleshooting and repair.• Knowledge of clean room procedures a plus.



Knowledge/Skills Requirements: • High level of attention to detail.• Excellent documentation skills.• Strong Mechanical aptitude.• Strong communication skills both written and oral. • Works well in a team environment.• Works well under pressure and able to prioritize workloads.• Must be able to interact effectively with a variety of individuals and styles within and between departments.• Basic mathematical and reasoning ability.• Must be able to perform risk assessments in a timely manner and respond accordingly to improvements needed.• Should be familiar with cGMP and safe work practices.• Make sound judgments. Blend knowledge and analysis with logic, active listening, and a continuing interest in simplification. Act ethically. • Demonstrate a bias toward action. Get things done. Be willing to take a position, and assert influence to drive improvement. Foster teamwork to get results. • Demonstrated ability to read, write, and speak clear English.



Physical Requirements: • Ability to stand for up to 12 hours per day• Visual Acuity (20/30 corrected vision)• Frequent sitting, standing, walking, climbing ladders/steps, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reading of written documents and use of computer monitor screen, reaching with hands and arms, handling, grasping, twisting• Occasional walking up inclines and uneven terrain, writing, talking, balancing, carrying, listening• Frequent lifting and/or moving up to 20 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 50 pounds



Business Environment: • Fast-paced• Performance driven• Customer focused• Collaborative and inclusive



Catalent Values and Competencies:



Catalent Values



 Dedicated to our customers



 Relentlessly pursue innovation and continuous improvement



 Strive for excellence and speed, every day



 Driven by a passion for growth and developing our people



 Commit to uncompromising integrity, personal accountability, and respect for each other Competencies



 Passion for Excellence



 Engages & Inspires



 Invests in Customers’ Success



 Delivers Innovative Solutions



 Builds Collaboration & Teamwork



 Drives Growth



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



This job description reflects the general duties of the job but is not a detailed description of all duties which may be inherent to this position. Catalent may assign reasonably related additional duties to individual employees, consistent with company policy.







Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.







personal initiative. dynamic pace. meaningful work.Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities.











Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to DisabilityAccommodations@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.







Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.





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Catalent = Catalyst + Talent







Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our mission: to develop, manufacture, and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Join us!







personal initiative. dynamic pace. meaningful work.







Catalent is the perfect place to grow your career if…





+ You enjoy the fast pace of a start-up, but want the opportunities and stability of a growing, publicly traded company (Listed on NYSE: CTLT).











+ You want meaningful work. From cough treatments to cancer-fighting drugs, biologics, and vitamins, we help develop, launch, and supply over 200 new products each year – more than any branded drug maker in the world!











+ You want to plant your career in a growing company. Over the last five years, Catalent has re-invested more than $2 billion back into the company and its people.











+ You are excited about learning, collaborating, and growing alongside a global diverse team. Our team of more than 11,000 comes to work every day ready to overcome new challenges with teamwork, advanced technologies, and a passion to deliver by putting patients first.











+ You want to make a global impact! From North America to Europe, Asia to Latin America, we have innovative science and manufacturing teams who are looking for YOU!











+ See how our teams are making a difference, while growing their careers and fulfilling our mission by putting patients first every day here.











Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.
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