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Machine Operator - Packaging

Kelly Services

Lancaster, PA
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Job Title Machine Operator - Packaging

Jobid US41ALSH_BH1411099

Location: Lancaster, PA, 17601, USA

Description 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 (all shifts)


+ 1st: Mon - Fri 6am-230pm
+ 2nd Shift: Mon-Fri 2pm-1030pm
+ 3rd 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.

Job Description:

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

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.

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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