Packaging Operator

Full Time posted 1 month ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Manufacturing


Merit Services is seeking an experienced Packaging Operator for our client. Successful candidates will be responsible for the operations and maintenance of production equipment.


  • Operation and maintenance of production equipment and area modifications according to GMP, safety and quality standards.
  • Perform all packaging/process activities.
  • Operate, maintain, and adjust process equipment according to established procedures.
  • Lead the mechanical changeover of equipment according to established procedures.
  • Participate in the preparation and completion of all documentation applicable to the production.
  • Clean equipment, rooms, and general areas for production use.
  • Write and/or revise SOPs for new equipment and/or processes.
  • Perform related computer tasks: SAP PIMMS, YuDoo.
  • Participate in internal and external quality audits.
  • Participate in quality and customer complaint investigations.
  • Lead process improvement initiatives.
  • Participate in process improvements and SMED.
  • Trouble-shoot equipment and process-related issues.
  • Work in other Manufacturing/Packaging areas as required.


  • Knowledge of production packaging processes and equipment demonstrated through performance.
  • Proven Technical Competency.
  • Knowledge and experience with SAP production transactions or similar operation systems.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Self-managed team player, experienced in working with teams in a production environment.
  • Highly motivated, conscientious, innovative, and creative.
  • Computer skills i.e., Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to use and understand automation solutions such as eBRS, Free Weigh, etc
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.