Packaging Operator I or II (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.A Packaging Operator is an entry level position that performs general pharmaceutical production related tasks and responsibilities. This includes inspection and packaging of aseptic products, as well as material handling and setup of packaging lines with accuracy and efficiency. This is a position that requires high attention to detail with regard to ensuring a quality product is provided to our customers and ensuring production related documents are complete and correct. It is an ideal first step for those seeking to enter the pharmaceutical production industry. All activities are conducted within a safety-minded culture that strives for continuous improvement.
If you have engaged work ethic and enjoy the challenge of maximizing quality and efficiency as part of a high performance team, you may be who we are looking for and we would like to talk with you.
Required skills, education, and experience:High school diploma or general education degree (GED).Basic math and reading comprehension.Ability to follow detailed instructions.Effective interpersonal communication and a positive outlook.Candidates can not be allergic to Cephalosporin/Penicillin. Preferred candidate qualificationsBasic mechanical skills and experience in the use of various hand tools.Minimum of one year of experience in a manufacturing environment.Knowledge of cGMPs and production practices. Physical and Time requirementsRoutine lifting of 20-40 lbs.Prolonged periods of standing.Flexible hours and overtime may be required.