Perrigo Company 2nd Shift Manufacturing Operator Weigh Blend, Holland in Holland, Michigan

2nd Shift Manufacturing Operator Weigh Blend, Holland

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Job Description

Perrigo Company plc, a leading global healthcare company, delivers value to its customers and consumers by providing Quality Affordable Healthcare Products®. Founded in 1887 as a packager of home remedies, Perrigo has built a unique business model that is best described as the convergence of a fast-moving consumer goods company, a high-quality pharmaceutical manufacturing organization and a world-class supply chain network. Perrigo is the world's largest manufacturer of over-the-counter ("OTC") healthcare products and supplier of infant formulas for the store brand market. The Company also is a leading provider of branded OTC products throughout Europe and the U.S., as well as a leading producer of "extended topical" prescription drugs. Perrigo, headquartered in Ireland, sells its products primarily in North America and Europe, as well as in other markets, including Australia, Israel and China.


Manufacture in-process and finished products, and complete documents in accordance with batch records, company Standard Operating Procedures (S.O.P’s) and current Good Manufacturing Practices (G.M.P’s).

Primary Responsibilities

  • Weighing up and checking ingredients as specified on the batch records and documents.

  • Manually deducting amounts from the Material Control Cards and checking information on cards against batch record and material containers.

  • Clean Weigh Room per approved S.O.P. and complete documentation.

  • Follow cG.M.P.’s and S.O.P.’s and safety policies.

  • Data entry into the computer.

  • Operating a hi-lo and placing/removing skids from the rack system.

  • Maintain inventory in warehouse per S.O.P.

  • Move materials, using hi-lo or skid mover to the appropriate location.

  • Keep accurate records and fill out batch records, labels, log books, etc.

  • Set-up, operate and clean ancillary equipment such as fitzmills, screeners, etc.

  • Charge material to mixer and program controllers.

  • Transfer material to totes or drums when finished and weigh and label totes or drums.

  • Clean room and equipment per approved S.O.P. and complete documentation.

  • Remove skids, drums and other items when finished.

  • Follow G.M.P’s and S.O.P’s and safety policies.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Experience

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

1.High school diploma or general education degree (GED)2.Ability to speak read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.3.Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.4.Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.5.Hi-lo license.6.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 100 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. The employee must occasionally be able to push 450 pounds or more.7.Ability to work well with others as well as independently.8.Have good hand-eye coordination as well as detail-oriented.9.Ability to work overtime hours when necessary.10.Have some mechanical aptitude.

Job Location

Holland, Michigan, United States

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