Specialist, Packaging Operations:
Merck

MAN004820-en_US
Merck
West Point Pennsylvania
Pharmaceutical
Description
Requisition ID: MAN004820

Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its 125-year legacy. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.

The Specialist is an individual contributor within the packaging operations team.
Accountability
  • Ensure that short term and long term objectives are achieved while reliably supplying quality product at a competitive cost consistent with Merck, Regulatory Agency, and State and Local code requirements for quality, good manufacturing practices (GMP), equal employment opportunity, finances, labor, employee, environment and safety;
  • Accountable for technical contribution to project team or sub-team; may manage/lead a small project team;
  • Accountable for resource management (aware of costs and assists in controlling costs) related to own work;
  • Promote the behaviors and principles that drive continuous improvement.
Duties
  • Compliance - Responsible for creating and sustaining a culture that ensures that compliance (Safety, Environment, cGMP, etc.) are imperatives for the business. Responsible for establishing a Right First Time culture by reducing waste and constantly driving continuous improvement. Responsible to author, review and/or approve compliance documents, as per procedures or need.
  • Work is primarily achieved by individual or through project teams, utilizing technical expertise to achieve results. 
  • Requires knowledge and experience in own discipline; still acquiring higher-level knowledge and skills.
  • Builds knowledge of the company, processes and clients and/or customers.
  • Solves a range of straightforward problems.
  • Analyzes possible solutions using standard procedures.
  • Receives a moderate level of guidance and direction.
  • Applies team effectiveness skills, listening and integrating diverse perspectives from across the work group; contributes and adds value to the achievement of team goals.
  • Majority of time is spent on contributing to and managing projects.
Qualifications

Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Business Administration, Science, Engineering or another technical discipline
Required:
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in a functional area, such as Operations, Quality, Technical Operations, Technology, Engineering, Maintenance, and/or Supply Chain
Preferred:
  • Demonstrated knowledge of High Performing Organization tools and methodology, including MPS/lean processing and Inclusion

Your role at Merckis integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generationsto come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help makemeaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’reinventing for life.

 

If you need anaccommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.

 

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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
 

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Company Trade Name: Merck
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