Job Description : Pay rate : $12
Work Shift : 1st Shift
The Production Technician is responsible for performing required routine manufacturing processes for the TruCOUNT and FACSCount area according to established procedures.
He / she must be able to work on situations where judgment is required in resolving problems on semi-automated equipment.
Must also be able to read, understand and complete all documentation including batch records, standard operating procedures and material requests.
He / she must possess basic computer and math skills and must have the ability to work in a fast-paced, highly diverse, team oriented environment.
Performs FACSCount and TruCount manufacturing processes including machine's operation and set-up, automatic filling / tabbing, packaging (labeling, bagging, pouching and kitting) among other processes.
Operates and performs preventive maintenance on production equipment (semi-automated and automated equipment) as required in the TruCOUNT and FACSCount areas.
Performs basic troubleshooting to FACSCount and TruCount equipment as required.
Generate labels by operating label printing equipment.
Support Packaging process of bagging, kits and bundles.
Perform 100% or sampling visual inspection for critical attributes and other defects.
Collect, clean / sanitize and distribute laboratory glassware and plastic ware required for manufacturing and quality departments.
Cleaning using glass washer, dryers and sterilizers equipment following the established Standard Operating Procedure or Work Instructions.
Dispatch in a timely manner the components at each production line and / or process as required.
Inform supervisor of any improper usage of equipment.
Maintains logs and required documentation as needed.
Observes and enforces : Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP), safety Regulation, ISO requirements and Company Policies.
Provides feedback for document improvement and changes of their area.
Meet daily / weekly / monthly departmental production objectives efficiently and effectively with a high degree of quality.
Must have ability to independently organize individual schedules to meet departmental goals.
Ability to follow general instructions on routine tasks and detailed instructions on new tasks.
Generate requisitions and replenish departmental packaging supplies and materials management function including storing, retrieving and staging supplies / materials as required.
Process packaging data into the SAP system and / or other Production Planning / Manufacturing Resource database system(s).
Follow all department guidelines and procedures.
Keeps abreast of the basic requirements for compliance in own area of work and complies with those requirements. Participates as required in training on regulatory issues affecting own area of work.
Brings regulatory compliance questions / issues to the attention of management.
Promotes a safe work environment. Provides recommendations on maintaining the safety of the work environment. Participates in Environmental Health and Safety programs.
Addresses corrective actions whenever a hazard is identified. Notifies supervisor of all observed hazardous conditions or unsafe work practices.
Actively participate in the Daily Management System by attending, leading shift start up meeting and providing appropriate metrics.
Provide recommendations to support systems that continuously improve product / process quality and product availability, reduce cost, and increase production capability.
Performs other related duties and assignments as required.