Production Technicians - Pharma (2nd shift - Direct Hire) in Franklin Township, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 2/24/2020

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    Direct Hire
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Job Description

VOLT Workforce Solutions has immediate openings for Production Technicians – 2nd shift  located in Somerset, NJ. The Production Technician will produce the material manually and with mechanical production equipment. Candidates will be experienced in pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, food/ flavor/ fragrance or cosmetic manufacturing environments to be considered!

Positions are for Direct Hire 

Shift Schedule
2:00 PM -10:30 PM
Monday -Friday

Pay Rate

Position Purpose
Execute all policies, procedures and work instructions associated with this position to fulfill our clients manufacturing quality system

Essential Functions

  • Partake in all aspects of the Manufacturing Process obtained by training on all required SOPs, WMs, MPSs, and other applicable department related procedures.
  • Train new employees and cross train other employees as needed.
  • Keep accurate records of all production work performed.
  • Maintain a clean work environment for the purpose of eliminating contamination.
  • Train on all required and applicable company procedures.
  • Communicate and coordinate activities with previous and following shift.
  • Keep accurate records of all production work performed and track KPIs.
  • Substitute for operators not present at work station
  • Perform other related duties and assignments as required

Experience needed to this role:

  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent.
  • 0-1 year experience in a manufacturing environment--pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, food/ flavor/ fragrance or cosmetic manufacturing environments to be considered!
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office; Word and Outlook experience helpful.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English.
  • Strong general mechanical aptitude.
  • Quality conscious and excellent organization skills with ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks in a dynamic business environment.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to train new team members.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to identify waste as defined by Lean principles.
  • Ability to accurately gather and maintain information and data.
  • Ability to understand and utilize Lean tools

Physical Demands
Ability to lift up to 45 pounds comfortably.
Ability to reach for parts up to 36” away on work surfaces heights between 0” to 60”.
Ability to ascend and descend ladders, bend and kneel.
Position could involve sitting, standing, walking and lifting for long periods of time throughout the day.
Ability to use a computer monitor and move about effectively to fulfill the essential functions of the job.
Manual dexterity and ability to operate machinery

Equipment & Machinery Used
All departmental production equipment, PC, pallet jacks.

Candidates will submit recent resumes (complete with all employers/skills and education) for immediate consideration to Sr. Recruiter, Jennifer Cremonesi at 

Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.
Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer