Job Industry: Nanotechnology
Job Type: Full time
WorkPlace Type: On-Site
Location: Central Islip, NY , United States
Required Candidates: 1
Job Description:

This position is a Manufacturing Operator assigned to support Granulation, Blending, Compression, Coating, and Encapsulation. This is an hourly laborer and individual contributor role that will report to a Front-Line Supervisor. This position may be based at the Company’s manufacturing units in Hauppauge or Central Islip, New York.


There are two shifts available:


1st Shift 07:00 am - 03.30pm

2nd Shift 03:00 pm - 11:30 pm


Candidate must be working in a Pharma Manufacturing unit as a Manufacturing Operator supporting the below skills


Granulation, Blending




Job Responsibilities:

  • Person must be able to know how to operate pharmaceutical production machinery independently.
  • Execute procedures for manufacturing processes in accordance with batch manufacturing record (BMR) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) requirements.
  • Perform machine changeovers, cleaning and set up as per SOPs. Ensure the proper area & equipment cleanliness and setup in stipulated time.
  • Prepare a room and equipment for line clearance, replace room filters, Ensure verification and calibration of balance/scale and check pressure differential for the rooms.
  • Ensure line clearance before initiating manufacturing activities in each area.
  • Receive/transfer material from/to dispensing/manufacturing storage and check dispensed materials/final mix blend/compressed tablets and labeling as per BMR.
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) as stated in the SOP/BMR before initiating process.
  • Able to operate applicable equipment independently as per area of operation.
  • Troubleshoot and make appropriate adjustments to equipment to maintain product/BMR specifications.
  • Ensure adherence to quality standards during all stages of the manufacturing process.
  • Complete manufacturing documents on time, ensuring accuracy and completeness.
  • Responsible for training on all relevant SOPs and always maintain compliance with related SOPs and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) in the manufacturing process.
  • Perform duties through the proper, safe use of equipment, according to Health & Safety procedures and Equipment Manuals.
  • Flexible to work extended hours, to achieve manufacturing schedule when needed.
  • Should maintain discipline and comply with company policies and procedures.
  • Should perform entire duties as communicated time to time by department management/designee.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Solid mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working in industrial environments such as pharmaceutical manufacturing and related settings.
  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to clearly communicate in English (verbally and in writing).
  • Positive, professional attitude toward work and willingness to cooperate with co-workers and supervisors.
  • Must be able to work different shifts as per organizational requirement and should be flexible for working additional hours such as overtime and weekends.


Physical Requirements:

  • Should not have any restriction to work with powder containing active pharmaceutical ingredients.
  • This position requires the ability to do heavy lifting / bending frequently.
  • Long periods of standing up/walking during the working hours; ability to ascent/decent ladders; and able to lift to 35 pounds.
  • Must be able to move pallets/equipment weighing about 200 – 300 kgs using suitable moving equipment like pallet jacks.

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