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Filling Technician II

Pfizer
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
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**ROLE SUMMARY**

The Filling Technician II is responsible for the operation of production equipment, performing routine maintenance, preventative maintenance, change overs, adjustments, and repairs of production and process equipment, for the facility and/or utility equipment.



**ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES**



+ This position must adhere to all Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), and plant quality, safety, and documentation systems requirements.

+ Other related duties essential to these operations or special assignments as required.

+ Operates equipment that has the capability of Isolator Technology, automatic stopper loading and a demonstrated working knowledge of HMI operation.

+ Understands all aspects of the washing, filling, component sterilization (Hydrogen Peroxide and Steam Sterilization) process and operation of the process equipment within this respective area.

+ Operates in Grade A, B, C, D environments and conduct routine aseptic interventions (in a conventional Aseptic or Isolator).

+ Filling Technician II reports to Operations.This incumbent performs as a leader and a technical resource for a group of Production Operators and other technicians.

+ Performs necessary machine set-up, operation, changeover, adjustment, diagnosis, repair, and preventative maintenance on production equipment.Some activities may require work prior to and after normal shift or overtime.

+ Responsible for minimizing production line down time and maximizing efficiencies.Highly proficient at mechanical and electrical system troubleshooting.

+ Communicates openly and clearly with line personnel and supervision to accomplish manufacturing goals.

+ Follow SOPs, cGMPs, batch records, BOMs.

+ Notify Group Leader/Supervisor of all safety and quality issues.

+ Documents all maintenance performed through the use of the work order system and maintenance log books.

+ Keeps accurate GDP records as needed for filling manufacturing and prepares the process steps and parameters with the utmost attention to detail as specified in the batch record

+ Provides recommendation and plan of action to the supervisor on the needed repair of the equipment

+ Ensure that environmental excursions are kept to an acceptable level.

+ Must proactively support shutdowns by creating punch-lists, ensuring spare parts are ordered/ working with the Maintenance team to support and organize maintenance shutdown activities.

+ Must have a good working knowledge of the batch record/reporting system and logbook entry.

+ Load and operate process sterilization equipment per approved loading and placement diagrams

+ Must be able to articulate aseptic techniques and processes to the highest level of management.



**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS**



+ High School Diploma or equivalent with 4 - 6 years of GMP manufacturing experience OR Associates Degree in Science or Technology and 2 - 4 years manufacturing experience required.

+ Demonstrated proficiency in cGMP, Good Documentation Practices, aseptic technique.

+ Knowledge of the general trades: i.e., construction, electrical, machine shop; knowledge of general shop safety practices including handling and storage of potentially dangerous equipment.

+ Knowledge of basic mathematics.

+ Ensuring adherence to all plant safety rules in area of responsibility.

+ Must be self-motivated, able to work independently and have a problem solving mindset.

+ Must demonstrate experience and competence in following detailed instructions.

+ Must be able to read, interpret, and perform job duties as prescribed in the operating procedure.

+ Must be able to read and interpret equipment data and demonstrate ability to communicate work requirement and problems in a concise and accurate manner.

+ Must be able to confirm cleaned equipment meets the requirements of "visually clean" and passing all critical process parameters.

+ Must have the ability to recognize when processes, procedures, equipment, product, commodities, etc are out of specifications.

+ Must be able to work with computerized filling system programs.



**PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS**



+ Stand up to 10-12 hours per shift, twist at waist 20 times per hour, regularly lift up to 35 pounds per activity 20 times per shift, occasionally lift a maximum of 50 pounds per activity 10 times per shift, occasionally may lift over 50 pounds with assistance, walk, climb stairs, climb ladders/walk on catwalks, repetitive use of upper extremities.

+ Use computer terminal 2 hours per shift

+ Respond to visual warning indicators, audible indicators, color or special visual indicators,

+ Work around moving equipment

+ Work on knees occasionally,

+ Work in hearing conservation area

+ Must be able to work in a controlled temperature environment wearing clean room attire.On occasion, steam, noise, chemical odors, and fumes may be present.

+ Required to wear personnel protective equipment as indicated by area standard operating procedures.



**NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS**

This role is a 3rd Shift Role, 11pm - 3am, Monday - Friday. Must be flexible to work outside of regular working hours as needed to support business demands.



**Sunshine Act**

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.



**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer 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. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.



**OTHER JOB DETAILS:**



+ Last Date to Apply for Job: 23 OCTOBER 2019

+ Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus



Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.
Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-10

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