Kelly Services Machine Operator - Packaging in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

For 70 years, Kelly Services has provided outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. Today, we are proud to offer a temporary contract Packaging - Machine Operator position for a top Pharmaceutical company in Lancaster, PA.

JOB TITLE: Packaging - Machine Operator

LOCATION: Lancaster, PA

LENGTH OF ASSIGNMENT: 2 Years, based on performance and business trends

PAY RATE: $17/hour

SHIFT HOURS: â3rd Shift: Sun-Thurs 10pm-630am

  • training is on 1st shift

  • weekends and overtime at times are mandatory based on production needs

SUMMARY: As a Packaging Machine Operator you will operate all packaging equipment/machinery involved in the batch packaging of over-the-counter pharmaceutical products in accordance with approved manufacturing procedures. You will maintain accurate records/documentation related to work in progress. Clean equipment, perform in process quality checks, as well as basic changeover tasks including purge, clean and setup.

This position will also include the final packaging stage of Pick/Pack in your daily rotation of work.

Job Description:

  • Operate all packaging equipment/machinery involved in the batch packaging of over-the-counter products in accordance with approved manufacturing procedures.

  • Complete the final packaging process such as placing bulk sealed product from the line into boxes and onto the pallet for shipping.

  • Maintains accurate records/documentation related to work in progress.

  • Clean equipment.

  • Perform in process quality checks.

  • Performs basic changeover tasks including purge, clean and setup.

  • Works with supervisor and/or engineers to resolve line issues, and participates in investigations.

  • Performs manufacturing processes of increased complexity/responsibility/criticality, for example, Packaging machine changeover, setup, breakdown, basic PM’s

  • Works with production supervisor and/or engineers to resolve line issues, and participate in investigations

  • Assists with basic maintenance of tools or equipment and advises supervisor of needed repairs

  • Performs training of other operators in some basic manufacturing processes

  • Identify and elevate all immediate and potential quality, safety, or environmental issues (material, procedure, and process) as observed

  • Perform appropriate SAP transactions

  • Retrieve required materials per BOM to complete the packaging order

  • Operate Packaging equipment/machinery to package product as per applicable SOPs

  • Package order quantity as per SOPs and Packaging Batch Record (includes quality checks, component staging, etc)

  • After packaging is complete, clear the line and reconcile materials

  • Return unused packaging materials to appropriate point-of-use storage area

  • Follow all applicable SOPs and batch records

  • Maintain an updated and current training record (adhere to training timelines in Compliance Wire, etc)

  • Participate in Safety initiatives and programs

Qualifications must include:

  • Minimum of High School degree or GED required.

  • 2 - 4 years of experience in the manufacturing operation for the food, dairy, or pharmaceutical industry required.

  • Previous high-speed packaging equipment experience required.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills required.

  • Basic computer skills, including Windows Operating Systems and applications or equivalent required.

  • Experience with computerized materials management and document tracking systems required.

  • Must be able to obtain forklift license.

  • Must be able to frequently lift/carry 1-10 lbs, and occasionally lift/carry 11-50lbs.

  • Must be able to lift from the ground to knees and waist and from the waist to shoulders.

Kelly Temporary Employee Perks:

  • Group medical, prescription, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options that are available for purchase—and the coverage is portable*

  • Service bonus plan

  • Holiday pay plan

  • Weekly electronic pay options

  • Free online training campus available

  • Exclusive online employee community

  • Corporate discounts

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This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, submit your resume through the job board this process.

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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

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