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.Position SummaryWorking under moderate to minimal supervision, perform manufacturing procedures for the packaging of drug products in accordance with Process Worksheets, Standard Operating Procedures and USDA and Zoetis policies and guidelines. Maintain proper documentation and records in accordance with cGMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) principles.
Position Responsibilities * Set up and operation of packaging equipment * Retrieve packaging components from the warehouse according to the production order. * Perform line clearance at end of operation. * Perform routine cleaning and disinfection of manufacturing space and equipment per established procedures. * Comply with cGMP practices and documentation. * Perform material handling with hand and powered moving equipment * Perform minor maintenance of packaging equipment * Inform Team Leader of shop floor issues, concerns and possible solutions * Demonstrate good housekeeping practices * Comply with all safety programs and procedures * Work with maintenance and engineering to improve equipment reliability and efficiency * Demonstrate reliability in attendance and punctuality * Perform other duties as assigned by Team Leader Education and Experience * High school graduate or equivalent * Job grade entry level commensurate to prior experience Preferred Qualifications:Minimum of 4 yrs. experience in a manufacturing environment. Knowledge of PC using window based applications
Technical Skills and CompetenciesMinimum qualifications include: * Ability to comprehend written and verbal directions * Ability to communicate effectively with peers and leadership * Ability to work effectively in a team environment * Ability to effectively use basic math applications (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division) * Ability to document accurately and legibly using cGMP principlesPreferred qualifications include: * Proficient in aseptic technique * General packaging knowledge and experience * Prior experience in a biological manufacturing setting Physical Position Requirements * Ability to work flexible hours with occasional overtime * Ability to routinely lift 20-50 poundsAbility to stand for long periods