Technician Sanitization * FWN Pharm Surg Tues-Sat 2Nd Shift

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Fort Worth , TX 76102

Posted 6 months ago

Job Description:

Prepare line/equipment to fill aseptic products, in accordance with applicable standards (e.g., cGxP, SOPs).

Planning Plan work activities in accordance with production schedule, and shifting priorities

  • Verify production schedule to determine & adjust activities according to production priorities

  • Ensure that materials needed for production is available

  • Coordinate work activities with coworkers Technical Clean and prepare equipment for aseptic filling operations, in accordance with standards and procedures (cGxP, SOPs, etc.)

  • Strictly adhere to Current cGMP, Current cGDP, and SOPs. Resolve and/or report all discrepancies immediately.

  • Operate Clean-in-Place (CIP) and Steam-in-Place (SIP) on fill line equipment in accordance with SOPs and quality standards.

  • Prepare fill line equipment for sterilization.

  • Perform CIP, SIP, and Flush operations for all lines.

  • Prepare and change out filters for aseptic and non-aseptic activities (e.g., Preventive Maintenance and sterile filtration).

  • Complete required documentation (MBRs, SOPs, log books, etc.) in accordance with cGMP and cGDP

  • Troubleshoot & fix minor aseptic problems line/equipment, alerting maintenance or supervisors as needed Team Collaborate with co-workers to meet business objectives

  • Share knowledge & 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

  • Be flexible with respect to assignments, work schedules Interfaces Coordinate with other shifts and departments to ensure smooth execution of work

  • Communicate & work with QA on product quality issues & compliance activities

  • Communicate & work with Maintenance to resolve problems with equip

  • Exchange accurate & complete information regarding production w/ supervisor

  • Communicate & work with Materials Control to ensure efficient flow of materials & products

  • Communicate & work with Quality Control to ensure proper technique as well as good aseptic technique Safety/Housekeeping Keep work areas clean and free of hazards or dangerous conditions

  • Follow department & company safety guidelines

  • Perform duties in accordance with HSE 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 & work areas

  • Identify & report safety hazards or unsafe behavior

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Technician Sanitization * FWN Pharm Surg Tues-Sat 2Nd Shift

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