Manufacturing Support Technician
Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.Position Responsiblities * Complete all job tasks following written SOP”s, GMP”s and Zoetis Quality Standards. * Verify material received from vendors matches Zoetis specifications per department procedures. * Unload material received from vendors and transfers between Kingbird, Building 1 and Building 2 warehouses. * Move inventory from the receiving areas to bar-coded identified storage locations within the warehouse. * Fill, transfer, verify, and return as necessary components from the warehouse to the production areas as requested by transaction documents or batch records. * Complete inventory move transactions using the inventory control system (SAP). * Operate various types of material handling equipment for which training and authorization has been completed. * Assist with the disposal process on material designated for destruction. * Assist in handling the recycling of glass, drums, cardboard, etc. *
Maintain the warehouse and dispensing areas in accordance to the Warehouse Housekeeping guidelines. * Utilize all types of communication (i.e. verbal, phone, e-mail) as required in the dailyoperation of the department. * Respond to requests from customers both internal and external for supplies and information * Learn the support of manufacturing departments through the movement of product, raw materials, and supplies in and out of the manufacturing areas. * Learn and comply with all SOP”s and associated documentation * Learn and demonstrate good housekeeping practices * Learn proper staging and location areas for components and equipment * Understand and comply with all safety programs and procedures; ex. LOTO, MSDS, PPE * Demonstrate reliability in attendance and punctuality * Complete daily timecards thoroughly and accurately * Learn to document steps accurately and legibly * Perform any other duties as required by the supervisor or lead persons.
Education and ExperienceRequired: * High School graduate or equivalent.Preferred: * One to two years of college and /or technical education. Six months prior warehousing and/or manufacturing experience. * Familiar with computer using window based applications Technical Skills and Compentencies * Demonstrate basic mechanical skills. * Demonstration of personal computer usage. * Demonstrate good communication skills. * Read, interpret, and apply safety procedures, standard operating procedures, maintenance instructions, and departmental procedures. * Communicate effectively with peers and Team Leader. * Document steps accurately and legibly. * Add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure. * Perform conversions within the metric system. * Complete controlled documents and inventory calculations using basic math * Understand and apply instructions in written, oral, and/or diagram formats. * Multitask. * Ability to recognize product quality issues based on company guidelines, policies, and procedures. * Demonstrates good listening skills. * Demonstrates the ability to work in a team environment. * Expresses a positive attitude, Shows respect for co-workers. Physical Position RequirementsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by colleagues to successfully perform the principle duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principle duties. Manual dexterity using hands and fingers. Constant standing for extended periods. Frequent need to sit, kneel, crouch, and climb; reach with hands and arms. Capable of lifting up to 50 pounds. Work Environment:The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those colleagues encounter while performing the principle duties of this job. As designated, personnel protection equipment (PPE) must be utilized while on the job. High noise levels; frequent exposure to heavy items; ANSI 75 Safety shoes required; exposure to cleaning agents/chemicals; PPE as required; exposure to moving mechanical parts; ensure safety shields are always in place; Exposure to extreme temperature variations. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each principle job duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required for this position.