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Company: Fresenius Kabi
Location: Melrose Park
Posted on: January 17, 2022

Job Description:

Job SummaryAre you ready to join our growing team at Fresenius-Kabi? We're looking for team players who can gain new skills to help run and maintain the latest production technology and equipment for one of the world's largest injectable drug manufacturer! Our Production Technicians are vital to the success of our business as we produce lifesaving medicines, one vial at a time.ResponsibilitiesWe hire you at an Entry Level and you advance by demonstrating growing skill levels of operating and maintaining production equipment. Within one year, you will be able to fully operate state of the art equipment through advanced HMI interfaces. For those individuals with Team Leader/Supervisor experience, we offer opportunities to become a technical expert and lead our organization as a Process Technician and/or Team Leader within your first 2 years!As a Production Technician, we provide you with opportunities to expand your career within Fresenius Kabi in Compounding, Filling, Maintenance, Microbiology, Validation, Engineering, Packaging, and other areas of expertise. Come build a lasting career with Fresenius-Kabi as we work as a team to fulfill our mission of Caring For Life!Job DescriptionWhat is it like working as a Production Technician for Fresenius-Kabi?As you start your role, we offer mentorship, coaching, training and guidance to get you up to speed!

  • Learn how to fully operate, set-up, fine-tune and troubleshoot various Production Machines and Equipment through advanced HMI applications (Formulation Tanks, Filling Machine, Capping Machine, Lyophilizer [Freeze-Dryer], and Component Sterilizers - just to name a few!)
  • Understand the process flow and step by step requirements for manufacturing
  • Understand and follow aseptic practices to ensure the safety of our products
  • Clean and sanitize equipment and production rooms
  • Order, transfer and return materials for each new Production Batch
  • Train and comply with current SOP's and GMP's
  • Maintain accurate records and data timely
  • Follow safety requirements and promote a safe working environment
  • Concise communication with co-workers and managers to promote a teamwork atmosphereRequirements
    • Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible to apply:
    • Have a minimum of a High School Diploma, GED or equivalent education
    • Able to work 12hr shifts on a 2-2-3 schedule
    • Able to stand on concrete floors for an extended period of time
    • Able to lift 35 pounds by bending and lifting
    • Wear required safety personal protective equipment (eye protection, safety shoes, gown, gloves)
    • Must be able to understand, speak, and write English in order to comply with necessary SOP's, SPEC's, Job-specific training materials, GMP's, and other manualsWhat experience will help you as you start your career with Fresenius-Kabi?
      • 1 year of manufacturing experience, including operating, maintaining and cleaning automated equipment
      • Experience in the Pharmaceutical or Food Industries is a plus, not required
      • Experience using Aseptic Technique is a plus, not required
      • Basic and/or advanced math skills
      • Basic mechanical knowledge (hands-on troubleshooting and adjusting equipment)Additional InformationWe offer an excellent salary and benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage, as well as life insurance, disability, 401K with company match, and wellness program.Fresenius Kabi is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disabilities, or protected veteran status.

Keywords: Fresenius Kabi, Chicago , PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN I (12 HOUR SHIFT, Professions , Melrose Park, Illinois

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