ALCON LABORATORIES INC Sterile Filling Technicians in FORT WORTH, Texas

Operate line/equipment to fill products, in accordance with applicable standards (e.g., cGMP, GDP, SOPs). Major Accountabilities: Safety/Housekeeping * Keep work areas clean and free of hazards or dangerous conditions * Follow department and company safety guidelines * Perform duties in accordance with Health, Safety, and Environmental standards * Adhere to garbing requirements in accordance with SOPs * Adhere to all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) guidelines at all times * Participate in site safety programs * Perform routine cleaning on line/equipment and work areas * Identify and report safety hazards or unsafe behavior Planning * Plan work activities in accordance with production schedule, and shifting priorities * Verify production schedule to determine and adjust activities according to production priorities * Ensure that materials needed for production runs are available * Coordinate work activities with coworkers, making good use of downtime Technical * Operate equipment to package products, in accordance with standards and procedures (cGMP, SOPs, etc.) * Strictly adhere to Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), Current Good Documentation Practices (cGDP), and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Resolve and/or report all discrepancies immediately. * Set up line/equipment for daily operation according to SOPs for assigned work area, including sanitization of contact surfaces * Verify issuance of proper components for production runs. * Operate line/equipment in accordance with SOPs and quality standards. * Replenish materials on equipment (e.g., rolls of seals on banders, labels, ink, glue). * Inspect/test products to ensure quality standards met (no defects, correct coding, correct expiration dates, correct language). * Remove off-specification products from line and segregate or dispose of in accordance with SOPs * Verify codes on shippers and palletize and attach proper skid tags * Complete required documentation (MBRs, SOPs, log books, etc.) in accordance with cGMP and cGDP * Troubleshoot and fix minor aseptic problems with line/equipment, alerting maintenance or supervisors as needed Team * Collaborate with co-workers to meet business objectives and enhance team capability * Share knowledge and experience with co-workers to develop team s overall capability. * Develop personal knowledge and skill, continuously learn * Adapt schedule to flexible work hours * Sponsor/train coworkers who are new to the team * Be flexible with respect to job assignments, work schedules and overtime * Behave in accordance with company values and behaviors Interfaces * Coordinate with other shifts and departments to ensure smooth execution of work * Communicate and work with Quality Assurance on product quality issues and compliance activities * Communicate and work with Maintenance to resolve problems with equipment * Exchange accurate and complete information regarding production with supervisor, other shifts, and other departments * Communicate and work with Materials Control to ensure efficient flow of materials and products to/from warehouse * Communicate and work with Quality Control to ensure proper technique as well as good aseptic technique Key Performance Indicators (indicate how performance will be measured: indicators, activities, etc.) * Health, safety and environmental target goals * Quality target goals * Productivity target goals * Training goals * Cost target met Ideal Background: (state the minimum and desired education, language experience, etc.) * High school diploma, or equivalent (e.g., GED) * Previous experience working with automated equipment in a manufacturing environment * Preferred: Previous experience in a clean room environment