Packaging Operator 2IC

Manufacturing/Operations Balcatta, WA


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.

Your primary responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Organisation and on-line supervision of the shift packaging operators.
  • Being visible and accessible to the packaging team.
  • Ensuring filling machine and packaging lines are run in accordance with cGMP, OHS and the production schedule requirements.
  • Reviewing of batch documentation both on line and post filling & packaging so as to ensure compliance of operator entered information.
  • Reviewing production schedule changes as required and allocating team members work priorities.
  • Performing quality assessments of batch specific information as printed onto product or packaging.
  • Escalation of safety, quality or compliance issues and machine performance and/or breakdowns.
  • Proactively and continuously monitor resources, documentation, packaging component and sundry item supply to avoid any delays in operations and adverse impact on production output.
  • Liaising with the Manufacturing, Setter and Maintenance teams to deliver the weekly production schedule.
  • Engaging with Quality and Compliance teams in relation to quality events, un-planned deviations or non-compliance issues.

 To be successful in this position you will have:

  • A minimum TEE level certificate or higher qualification
  • At least 2 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical or similarly related GMP environment
  • Excellent English literacy, writing and numeracy skills
  • The ability to communicate well and work as part of a team
  • A high standard of people management and leadership skills
  • High level planning and organisation skills
  • Decision making and problem solving abilities
  • A multi focus on customer and process & results
  • Attention to detail

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.