Packaging Technician in Mount Prospect, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 9/5/2018

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    52 weeks
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently searching for the right candidate as a Packaging Technician for one of our successful customers in Mt Prospect , IL

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many direct hire, temp and temp to hire positions.

Job Title:                      Packaging Technician

Location:                       MT Prospect, IL

Duration/Hours:          7.5 Hours a day

Pay:                              $13.50 /hour


  • Applies Good Manufacturing Principles in all areas of responsibility.
  • Comply with all safety regulations and conduct all activities in a safe, efficient manner.
  • Performs GPM related tasks on the computer for signing in to job or other in-process actions.
  • Cleans packaging rooms and machinery in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Principles (cGMPs).
  • Performs basic manual or automated equipment assembly
  • Uses stationary and/or hand-held machinery in multiple operations
  • Accurately counts and prepares packaging components to ensure proper accountabilities prior to and at the completion of a job order
  • Performs primary manual or automated filling and packaging of blistered and bottled pharmaceutical products
  • Performs and ensures proper card and drug placement using various secondary card sealing machinery
  • Monitors equipments for appropriate functioning during packaging runs and informing a Packaging Technician II or greater of any malfunction.
  • Labels, assembles and packages pharmaceutical products.
  • Ensures adherence to specifications and the highest quality standards.
  • Accepts or rejects in-process clinical supplies and drug products according to acceptability standards determined by Good Manufacturing Principles, customer requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Works with other departments to perform necessary tasks.
  • Performs tasks that may be verified by an independent individual, or may perform inspection/verifications of work performed by others.
  • Must be able to work in both primary and secondary rooms.
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Certification, including but not limited to filtering face masks, PAPR, N- 95 masks, half face masks and safety glasses is required for this position.
  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.
  • Some weekday, weekend and holiday overtime may be required


  • A High School Diploma or GED.
  • General warehouse experience is preferred.
  • Prior experience operating a powered industrial truck, preferably a cherry picker.
  • Preferred experience in computers and scanning equipment.
  • Must be able to maintain a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work independently and posses problem solving abilities.
  • Ability to constantly stand and move around department required.
  • Frequent walking, stooping, bending and reaching required.
  • Regular, reliable and predictable attendance necessary for adequate scheduling and coverage. 

Please reply to this posting with your resume and then contact Rene Elizondo @ 630-874-9925 or email me at to discuss this opportunity further, Can’t wait till you join the Volt Team!

Volt has earned its reputation as staffing industry leaders by making sure our clients make the right hire, every time.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.