Thermo Fisher Scientific Pharmaceutical Operator in Greenville, North Carolina

Job Description


Packs and visually inspects product following specified packaging, work order instructions, and standard operation procedures. Transports supplies and finished product to and from lines.

Essential Functions:

Utilizes packaging and/or inspection equipment to pack containers of products according to approved departmental Standard Operating Practices (SOPs), SOMs and PWOs and ensures all in-process and completed work is correct. Ensures it’s cleared for access to controlled substance.

Purges lines of components before and after packaging operations begin. Supplies and services line with packaging components specified on the packaging work order.

Examines product visually for proper physical quality (i.e., properly filled, sealed, labelled, etc.) and reports any irregularities observed during the packaging process to lead or supervision.

Performs equipment cleaning.

Makes sure to safely operate mobile equipment, store and transport required materials to proper areas for use.

Checks receipt of packaging components or delivery of finished stock for quality, quantity, and agreement with packaging work order.

Completes all required documentation.

Maintains proper personal hygiene as required by Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMPs).

Demonstrates punctuality and sense of responsibility through adherence to attendance guidelines.

Performs other duties as assigned.


High school diploma or equivalent is required.


Some pharmaceutical production experience preferred.

Equivalency :

Equivalent combinations of education, training, and relevant work experience may be considered.


Must Pass Reading Comprehension and Operative/Craft Test. Must have mobile equipment operating License. Ability to work in a fast paced environment under pressure and be able to multi-task. Demonstrates ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Outstanding attention to detail.

Physical Requirements:

Position requires ordinary ambulatory skills and physical coordination sufficient to move about office locations; ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch periodically for prolonged periods of time; manipulation (lift, carry, move) of light to medium weights 20-50 pounds, occasionally pushing and pulling over 100 pounds; arm, hand and finger dexterity, including ability to grasp and type for prolonged periods of time; visual acuity to use a keyboard, computer monitor, operate equipment, and read materials for prolonged periods of time; ability to sit, reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear for prolonged periods of time.


This job description is intended to present the general content and requirements for the performance of this job. The description is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Managers and supervisors may assign other duties as needed.

Nothing contained herein should be construed to create an employment contract. Occasionally, required skills/experiences for jobs are expressed in brief terms. Any language contained herein is intended to fully comply with all obligations imposed by the legislation of each country in which it operates, including the implementation of the EU Equality Directive, in relation to the recruitment and employment of its employees.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.