Packaging Operator (3rd Shift)
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 on.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 or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.Entry level pharmaceutical packaging position, performing and learning basic, repetitive manufacturing or packaging operations. Responsible for operation and control of manufacturing/ packaging/ inspection machinery. Documents and monitors manufacturing / packaging / inspection operations. Work is performed in strict compliance with manufacturing standards and all regulatory requirements.Additional Duties and Responsibilities Include:Functional/Technical Knowledge: Knowledge of basic discipline. Limited knowledge of industry practices and standards.Problem Solving and Innovation: Develop solutions to routine problems following established Pfizer policies and procedures.Discretion, Latitude, Level of Independence: Closely supervised. Follows specific, detailed instructions. Impact and Organizational Contribution: Contributes to the completion of routine tasks. Failure to achieve results will have significant impact on departmental objectives.Teamwork/Influence: Contacts are primarily within immediate work group or within normal process-related work flow. Time Span of Work: Daily tasks and deliverables. Results can usually be measured on daily or weekly basis. General Characteristics: Everyone a leader…”Find a way to lead.” Learning the organizational “ropes”. Learn activities and tasks associated with own role. Intro to leadership/values. Alert to how some leader behaviors apply to self and role. Focus on Performance: Consistent delivery of assigned, on-time, as promised, high quality work. Basic company/industry knowledge (purpose/products/structure). Strong evidence of curiosity and some signs of initiative. Begins developing relationship networks. Inclusive Environment: Welcomes new members. Advocates for inclusion of others. Shares information with teammates/work partners. Works well with people who have different ideas, perspectives and cultural backgrounds. Shows empathy and understands the importance of being sensitive to others” feelings. Minimum Qualifications * Education: High school diploma / general education degree (GED) or Associates Degree
High school with basic math and reading comprehension (meet minimal test requirements); minimal training/experience; unskilled work; detailed instructions. * Experience: One to three years related experience and/or training * Certificates, Licenses or Registrations: Fork-lift certification required. * Language Skills: (provide bilingual requirements and/or reading, writing, and speaking requirements.) * Mathematical Skills: (provide statements where applicable) * Reasoning Ability: (provide statements where applicable) * Physical Demands: (also mentioned above in essential job functions; provide additional statement or disregard in this area of job description) * Work Environment: Colleague is frequently exposed to airborne particles and must work near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Use of hearing and eye protection is required. * Must be available for daily and weekend overtime.