Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Kalamazoo



The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

Perform all manual packaging duties as required by operating unit

Operate selected packaging equipment

Assist or perform setup of selected equipment with guidance from leadership

Perform line clearances and cleaning

Perform necessary process checks including but not limited to package checks, hourly audits, etc.

Perform equipment and facility compliance assessments

Monitors packaging output, checks product quality and makes adjustment to ensure equipment is operating efficiently

Performs all necessary SAP/PEPS entries.

Conducts label lot changeovers

Troubleshoot selected equipment

Verifies that the line is clean and cleared prior to starting the production order

Responsible for accuracy of batch related documentation

Able to gown and work in all unclassified areas.

Demonstrates floor leadership abilities


Work in a safe manner and report all potential safety issues to leadership in a timely manner

Perform all tasks in strict compliance with operating procedures, best practices and regulatory requirements

Dependable - Follows unit / area / plant requirements and guidelines

Willing to assist other production units in order to meet unit / site goals

Maintain training at or above 95%

Perform a variety of miscellaneous tasks in support of the Kalamazoo Site objectives

Communication and Leadership Expectations

Consistently displays Own-It behaviors in accordance with Pfizer Core Competencies:  Seizes accountability; grows self; change agile; self-awareness; commits to one Pfizer; peer relationships.

Train and mentor new colleagues and TCW's

Provide feedback to leadership regarding issues and errors with GMP documentation.

Responsible for the direction of colleagues and TCW's while leading the work center / production line


• High school diploma / general education degree (GED) plus either an Associate’s degree or six months’ work experience (e.g. current or previous Pfizer colleague; Mfg, Pkg or Veterans/Military relevant experience).  Math and reading skills required for SOP, GMP and Batch Record comprehension. Ability to contribute to department success in a team environment and perform tasks at a productive level under demanding conditions is mandatory. Must be self-motivated and willing to learn new and changing responsibilities. Requires a demonstrated ability to direct daily activities to meet production schedule.
• Experience:  Completion of operator training program and required on the job experience as an Operator Assistant

• Certificates, Licenses or Registrations: Fork-lift certification, as required
• Language Skills: Effective written and oral communication
• Computer Skills:  Microsoft Applications

Sunshine Act

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations.  These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider’s name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure.  Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act.  Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government.  If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.  Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA.  Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

- Last Date to Apply for Job: June 27, 2019
- Additional Location Information: Kalamazoo, MI
- Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

2 (Second Shift) (United States of America)

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

About the company

Pfizer, is an American multinational pharmaceutical corporation headquartered in New York City, New York, with its research headquarters in Groton, Connecticut. It is among the world's largest pharmaceutical companies by revenues.

Pfizer develops and produces medicines and vaccines for a wide range of medical disciplines, including immunology, oncology, cardiology, diabetology/endocrinology, and neurology. Pfizer's products include the blockbuster drug Lipitor (atorvastatin), used to lower LDL blood cholesterol; Lyrica (pregabalin for neuropathic pain/fibromyalgia); Diflucan (fluconazole), an oral antifungal medication; Zithromax (azithromycin), an antibiotic; Viagra (sildenafil, for erectile dysfunction); and Celebrex/Celebra (celecoxib), an anti-inflammatory drug.

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