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Pharmaceutical Packaging Operator

Job Code: #778
Job Type: Contract To Hire
Salary: $17.00 - $17.00/hour
Job Location: Melrose Park, IL
Posted 4 days ago

Job Description

Job Title:  Packaging Operator

Pay:  $17.00 for day shift.

Job Overview:

Coordinates operational aspect of a packaging line including changeovers, quality issues, documentation, and distribution of resources.  

  • Directs line personnel in processing of product (operational and procedural issues).
  • Interacts with QC, Maintenance, Management, and Peers in a professional manner.
  • Verifies all products and components are acceptable to run through packaging.
  • Setup and monitor equipment.
  • Ensures all processes and procedures are being followed, when processing batches. 
  • Process batches and document accordingly.
  • Trains line personnel in setup and use of machinery.


  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 1- 3 years of machine operation experience, preferably in pharmaceutical or food.
  • Proficiency in setting up, changing over, and operating multiple packaging equipment.
  • Experience with various equipment, such as LabelAire labelers, SYStech vision system, Domino printers, loaders, Shanklin/Texwrap shrink wrap machines, packaging equipment, etc.
  • SOP (Standard Operating Procedures) experience a plus. 
  • Knowledge of GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) a plus.