Packaging Sanitizer

Manufacturing/Operations Georgia, Vermont


Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing high quality and affordable self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.

Perrigo is looking to hire a Sanitizer to support the Packaging team. The shift for this position is 6:00 pm–6:12 am requiring shift, weekend, and holiday work (when applicable).

Job Summary

The Sanitizer performs the proper sanitizing and cleaning of packaging equipment to maintain a sanitary work environment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: 

  • Responsible for environmental cleaning and sanitation of the equipment and Manufacturing area on a daily basis.
  • Completes daily, weekly and monthly cleaning checklists.
  • Respond to out of trend cleaning data for route cause – investigation.
  • Prepare and document all cleaning solutions and prep cleaning equipment for use by manually lifting and moving equipment and/or chemicals.
  • Verifies the concentrations and effectiveness of sanitation solutions.
  • Trained on chemical handling and use.
  • Has willingness and ability to be cross-trained on different pieces of machinery in packaging.
  • Operate and navigate computer and various applications.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • A High School diploma or equivalent (GED). 
  • Ability to read, write, communicate, and comprehend written instructions.
  • Must be able to follow detailed written instructions.

Physical Requirements

  • Bending, stooping and lifting up to 55 pounds on a regular basis is required.
  • Standing and walking for 10+ hours of shift.
  • Incumbent will be exposed to noise, extreme warm temperatures, chemicals, and industrial equipment and supplies.
  • Candidate must be able to wear all required and necessary safety equipment and garments.
  • Work from ladders, scaffolding and staging is required.