Chemical Operator in Springfield, MO at AMRI

Date Posted: 11/13/2018

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Chemical Operator in Springfield, MO



 

AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The Chemical Operator is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by ensuring our equipment is running effectively and efficiently so we can meet our quality and time commitments to our clients.

Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.

In this role, you will:

•         Safely manufacture fine chemicals, intermediates and API manufacturing. 

•         Handle the various unit operations (reactions, filtration, distillation, drying, milling, etc.) that are performed on raw materials and various stages of chemical processing according to written manufacturing procedures and SOP’s. 

•         Follow and document per batch sheet instructions to produce product according to all cGMP guidelines.

•         Ability to set-up equipment (vessels, tanks, centrifuges, dryers, etc.) for proper processing, Clean and verify equipment and vessels.

•         Record observations of operating conditions

•         Medically fit to wear a respirator

•         Drive and operate a fork truck,

Physical activities include:

*  Continual walking, standing, reaching, and upper extremity use,

*  Frequent bending, twisting, climbing (stairs and ladders), squatting and kneeling,

*  Frequent pushing, pulling, carrying, and lifting of items weighing up to 50 pounds and over 50 pounds with assistance,

*  Work schedule is normally 8 hours covering either days, evenings or nights, weekends and holidays to support a 24/7 production operation.  Must be able to work overtime as required

*  Ability to work outside in inclement weather and inside in extreme temperature variations

Secondary responsibilities/accountabilities

1) Work prioritization or timing decisions with supervisory oversight,

2) Utility adjustments to maintain reaction parameters,

3) Maintain process flow through the plant while adhering to all safety, GMP and environmental regulations/standards,

4) Resolution of processing problems both independently and with assistance of other individuals/work groups,

5) Adhere to a high housekeeping standard.

Job Requirements

Qualifications to be successful in this role:

Required

 

The following knowledge and proficiency skills are required for this position to be acquired through:

  • A minimum of a high school diploma or GED, with strong math, reading and comprehension skills.
  • Must work with a minimum of supervision.
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude through previous employment/experience.
  • Ability to operate simple hand tools.
  • Manufacturing experience preferred.

All interested applicants must apply online. AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness. Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.


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Albany Molecular Research, Inc. is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address "jobs@amriglobal.com" to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above-referred email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.

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AMRI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address jobs@amriglobal.com to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above referenced email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.