Packager II (Manufacturing)
Who We Are
The Ott Scientific family of companies comprises Polysciences, Bangs Laboratories, and Ethos Biosciences. Together, we deliver innovative chemistries, products and services that support advancements in highly specialized industries such as medical device, diagnostics, bioprocessing, fine chemicals and technology.
In Polysciences 60 years of operation, we've grown into a nexus of technical operations and scientific laboratories housing custom synthesis, contract manufacturing and packaging and laboratory products. Through these three divisions, we are proud to offer a broad range of products and tailored solutions for the life sciences, bioprocessing, microparticles, medical device, specialty chemical and eChem industries. We adhere to ISO13485:2016, FDA cGMP 21 CFR 820 regulations, and SOCMAs ChemStewards® Management System. We believe the best scientific innovations are built through collaborations.
Our bioprocessing business unit markets and sells innovative, proprietary solutions for research, bioproduction and therapeutics development. Our products are enrolled in a growing number of clinical trials worldwide.
We are looking for a Packager II in our filling and packaging department. This position is working Monday through Thursday, 10 hour days, from 6:00AM to 4:30 PM. We are located in Warrington, PA (Bucks County). This is a regular, full-time position with benefits.
The Packager II is responsible for performing filling, capping, labeling, inspecting, packaging and cleaning activities on assigned tube and bottle filling line positions. We are looking for someone with the ability to eventually move up to a lead role.
Follow all company safety procedures and wear appropriate PPE at all times without compromise.
Follow all area and process procedures.
Abide by the Polysciences attendance policy and require no attendance corrective actions.
Treat each other with respect, work as a team
Optimistic with a yes we can attitude offering ideas & suggestions,
Attention to detail to deliver consistent quality, quantity of work, and counts
Keep busy during down time
Communicate issues, concerns, & needs to Line Leads and Sr. Line Leads
Works multiple lines and multiple positions on those lines
Make minor equipment adjustments Ability to read, follow, & complete batch records according to GDP rules
Occasionally oversees less complex production lines with responsibility to:
a. Inspect and verify components prior to line start-up
b. Communicates to workers product details and finished product specifications
c. Assign workers to line positions and give instructions
d. Monitor line flow and adjust worker speed to keep flow consistent
e. Assign other work or send workers to other lines During downtime
f. Check inspect finished product, take accurate weights, & update run numbers at set intervals
g. Complete paperwork according to GDP
h. Communicate line clean up assignments
i. Verify line clearance after line has been cleaned
Train new Packagers
Minimal: Kneeling, crawling, climbing, fine manipulation
Occasional: Sitting, walking, forward bending, pinching
Frequent: Standing, squatting, balancing
Constant: Reaching, cervical spine motion, lower extremities, simple grasp, firm grasp
Education and Skills Needed:
HS diploma or the equivalent
Must be able to read and understand associated packaging and manufacturing document
Comfortable giving others work instructions and work corrections
Perform simple math like counting, addition, subtraction, and using a calculator
Organize work area to ensure that it is neat, clean, and holds accurate inventory
Utilize tools such as scales, torque testers, particle counters, and other various pieces of equipment
Must be able to work overtime activities to support business needs
We've got great employees who work hard but like to have a bit of fun. We don't have the bureaucracy, acronyms, corporate speak, etc. like mega corporations, and we like it that way. We are serious about business and enthusiastic about our work environment!
What We Offer
Peer to Peer Recognition
Broader, hands-on work experience
Clean and Modern Equipment & Labs
Fun company events
Competitive Wages Generous Year-end Bonus Comprehensive Benefits
4 Medical PPO Medical Plans with Telemedicine, Rx, & Vision
2 Dental Plans
Healthcare, Dependent care, & Commuter Flexible Spending Accounts
401(k) with 4% company match
Financial Health & Wellness w/1:1 Coaching
Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
Accident, Hospital Indemnity, & Critical Illness
Paid Time Off
Short & Long-term Disability
9 Paid Holidays
Must have legal authorization to work in the US and will not require sponsorship.
Polysciences is an equal opportunity employer. Drug-free workplace. Tobacco-free work site.
Polysciences does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
Equal access to programs, services, and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application process and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.
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