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Packaging Operator B - United States  

Lilly (company)

Posted on : 13 May 2017

Project Description

Packaging Operator B
Ft. Dodge
United States
Elanco is a global research-based company that develops and delivers product and services to enhance animal health and production. We value innovation, both in scientific research and daily operations, and strive to cultivate a collaborative work environment for more than 7,000 employees worldwide. Founded in 1954, Elanco is a division of Lilly. Our worldwide headquarters and research facilities are in Greenfield, Indiana
Routinely package Biological products per the controls and control records (SOPs, MDs, etc,) and in accordance with approved specifications and regulatory requirements. Shall be mechanically inclined and capable of complete set-up, operation, troubleshooting and dismantling for cleaning, all filling, labeling, packaging and non-technical production equipment in a safe and efficient manner and with minimum supervision. Must be able to proceed independently and accept all responsibilities for jobs within the grade

Communication Skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and ability to train others.
Mathematical Skills
  • Perform calculations and conversions involving weights, volumes, and percentages.
Reasoning Ability
  • Ability to use basic logic to identify and solve problems
  • Knowledge and skill to recognize creative ideas that add value and are able to be implemented to improve efficiency, effectiveness and reduce complexity for department
Mechanical Aptitude
  • Demonstrated understanding of systems, equipment, and processes
Computer Skills
  • Experience with Windows Operating System.
  • Comprehension and application
Proficient reading, comprehension and application skills toward a diverse set of complicated tasks.
Perform duties to include: filling, labeling, packaging
Weighing and measuring using the metric system
Prepare, read, understand, and follow all assigned procedures, schedules, records, calculations and documentation
Follow BIVI’s Standard Operating Procedures for the handling of hazardous wastes
Perform inspection and assessment of equipment and material condition prior to use
Document operations with strict adherence to cGMP documentation practices
Assist staff in developing new procedures and methods or improving old ones
Use and understand computer assisted data entry, including applicable ERP System, and process logic controllers (PLC’s)
Maintain label integrity within the packaging operations to prevent mix-up or mislabeling
Perform final product quality inspections
Perform line audit to insure proper material usage
Perform packaging assembly without mix-up or omission of components
Clean and organize production rooms
Monitor product storage criteria and maintain proper temperature
Meet production standards
Routine and consistent attendance is necessary and important to the safety and operational policies and will be required to retain this 33461BR
  • High school diploma/GED
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position
  • Additional Education and/or Equivalent Experience
  • Successful completion of National Career Readiness Work Keys assessment
  • Knowledge of Hazardous Waste Handling
  • Knowledge of Traffic Patterns
  • Knowledge of or evidence of working with BPE methods
  • Understanding of Basic GMP/Documentation practices
  • Demonstrated ability and understanding of Safe working habits
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Assist higher grade operators under supervision
  • Assisting with the training of workers in the same or lower grades
  • May perform jobs of the lower grades as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.