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Manufacturing Technician II Manufacturing Technician II
Ref No.: 18-08082
Location: Ridgefield, New Jersey
This role entails independent coordination of production activities, providing a bridge of communication between area manufacturing Lead Technicians and Supervisors/Managers.
Quick familiarity of Manufacturing personnel and abilities is crucial towards successfully executing this role.
This will include tasks such as verifying staff availability for Aseptic Filling, Formulation, Packaging, Inspection, and Support functions.
Additional important responsibilities include tracking the status and locations of production vessels, equipment out for service reasons, and batch production records.
The candidate will interface with departments outside of Manufacturing on a daily basis, including through regular daily meetings, that includes a cross-functional representative team involving Quality, Maintenance, Safety, Planning, Customer Service, and Finance.
Past experience on the Manufacturing floor is benefical towards better understanding the dynamic factors in play.

Experience:
Minimum 5 years, prefereably in the BioPharmaceutical/Life Science industry
Standard shift hours are 8:00AM - 4:30PM but flexibility is possible.
Expectation is to ensure a smooth transition of production activities between first and second shift so coverage past 2:30PM is required.

Professional relationships within a "One Team" environment is mandatory.
Strong organizational skills are required to appropriately position personnel to meet Production scheduling demands.
This will include creation of a training matrix that lists all Mfg employees areas of training and future cross-training to best prepare an adaptable workforce.
Proficiency within MS Word and Excel required, Project a plus for complex scheduling.
Past experience with Batch Record reviews, CAPAs, Change Controls, and NCRs are all helpful.