Allergan Sterile Fill Technician, Unit Dose, A2 Shift in Waco, Texas

Sterile Fill Technician, Unit Dose, A2 Shift

Waco, Texas, United States at

Oct 12, 2016Post Date

149251Requisition #

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) is a bold, global pharmaceutical company and a leader in a new industry model – Growth Pharma. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceuticals and biologic products for patients around the world.

Allergan markets a portfolio of best-in-class products that provide novel treatments for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology, anti-infective and cardiovascular therapeutic categories. With commercial operations in approximately 100 countries, Allergan is committed to working with physicians, healthcare providers and patients to deliver innovative and meaningful treatments that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives.

Our success is powered by our world-class team’s commitment to being Bold for Life. Together, we build bridges, power ideas, act fast and drive results for our customers and patients around the world by always doing what it is right.

Join one of the world’s fastest growing pharmaceutical companies!

At Allergan you will have the opportunity to thrive in a fast-paced, strategic environment where bold, innovative thinking isn’t just welcomed, it’s encouraged. Across all functions, we relish the opportunity to help our people fulfill their potential. Our rapid growth strategy means plenty of opportunities to step into the spotlight.

Position Description

Work in a controlled environment, with responsibility to maintain environmental standards established for Multi Dose Aseptic Areas to ensure regulatory compliance in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s) and department Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s).

Main Areas of Responsibilities

Incumbent has full authority to make decisions and/or take actions required to carry out job duties. Allergan internal requirements include compliance with ethics, environmental health and safety, financial, human resources, cGMP procedures, general business policies, requirements, and objectives. The incumbent must be willing to take temporary assignments as required.

This position is responsible for one or more of the following duties or activities:

  • Incumbent will perform inspections of products and pulling Quality Assurance samples for Microbiology and Chemistry testing.

  • Perform aseptic interventions on equipment.

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area during and at the end of each shift.

  • Assist Allergan in achieving environmental, health, and safety goals by working safely and observing all general plant and department safety policies.

  • Perform all assigned duties according to departmental SOP’s and cGMP’s.

  • Remain current on proper procedures by reviewing current, revised, and new SOP’s relating to the job and to the department.

  • Complete and remain current with all required cGMP and safety training.

  • Assist Maintenance Technicians with basic mechanical adjustments as needed.

  • Complete all required documentation associated with the production and / or packaging of product.

  • Assist daily production in operating and monitoring technical, computerized, production machinery, ensuring quality standards are maintained.

  • Assumes other duties and responsibilities, as necessary, within the Multi Dose department, in an effort to provide the required support to ensure adherence to the production schedule.


  • Detail-oriented and self-motivated

  • Work in a confined, controlled environment for extended periods of time, functioning effectively as a team member.

  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.

  • Capable to work in a Class 100 Environment. Ability to use Aseptic Room gown that includes surgical mask, goggles and comply with gowning validation and subsequent gowning verifications.

  • Ability to work any shift (up to 12-hours) as required dependent on business needs.

  • Excellent math skills; ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers..

  • Ability to perform detailed tasks and document activities completely and accurately.

  • Ability to think and plan in a logical sequential order.

  • Capable of standing for long periods of time. Capable of using hands to feel objects, use tools or controls and reach with hands and arms.

  • Ability to read, comprehend, write, and communicate effectively in English.

  • Ability to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.

  • Ability to work and communicate with others in a professional and effective manner, within a team-oriented environment.

  • Basic user knowledge and understanding of Windows based computer systems such as Microsoft Office, with an ability to learn other computer based systems.

  • Physically able to continuously stand and walk.

  • Physically able to lift up to 40 lbs. for men and 35 lbs. for women.

  • Physically able to bend, climb, lift, squat, stoop, and stretch to reach frequently.


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

  • Associates degree preferred with coursework in the Sciences.