Par Pharmaceutical - Direct Hire Production Machine Operators


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Located in Rochester Hills, MI

Salary: $20.91/hour to start

PAR Pharmaceutical is hiring multiple Sterile Filling Production Machine Operators for their aseptic production facility, located in Rochester, Michigan. The ideal candidate will have strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills, be capable of following standard operating procedures (SOPs), and be a self-starter who enjoys learning and problem solving. Extensive training, wage increases, internal advancement, and a stellar benefit’s package are just some of the perks offered! These are DIRECT HIRE positions with a starting rate of pay of $20.91/hour, guaranteed pay raises, shift premium for off-shifts (where applicable) and a $2,500 sign-on bonus! 



  • Sets-up, check, adjust and run sterile filling production equipment as required by product and size change over.
  • Cleans lubricates, starts, stops and services equipment necessary to promote and maintain a smooth & efficient flow of production.
  • Documents all line clearance forms and other documentation forms necessary for the processing of each batch.
  • Integrity tests sterilizing filters.



  • Strong understanding of mechanical systems, specifically position, timing, and stroke
  • Mechanical troubleshooting skills and ability to work with hand tools
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter and capable of working well under pressure
  • Able to follow standard operating procedures and document completed work
  • Must pass a written math exam (study guides are available)
  • Ability to work overtime as needed in order to meet production goals and deadlines
  • High school diploma required
  • Additional education or training in Mechatronics, Robotics, Automotive Technology, Diesel Mechanics, Industrial Maintenance, or similar is preferred but not required



  • Currently Hiring For:
  • Afternoons: 3:15pm – 11:45pm, Monday – Friday
  • Midnights: 11:15pm - 7:45am, Sunday – Thursday
  • Shift Premiums:
    • Afternoon Shift – 7% Premium
    • Midnight Shift – 10% Premium



  • Starting pay rate of $20.91/hour while in your initial training.
  • Non-exempt position: Overtime paid over 40 hours, double time on Sundays
  • Earn incremental raises as you learn the Sterile Filling production processes and responsibilities.
  • Depending upon your ability to learn, you could be at a base pay rate of $24.64/hour by your first anniversary!
  • Guaranteed cost of living raises in March 2022 & 2023 plus a guaranteed 5% base pay rate increase on your first four anniversaries.
  • More information is available outlining the pay increases you can anticipate receiving over your first four years of employment.



  • Premier Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance effective the 1st DAY OF WORK!
  • Sign-On Bonus ($2,500)
  • Performance-based production bonus ($2,500)
  • Attendance bonuses (up to $1,500!)
  • Internal advancement opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement (after 6 months of service)
  • 10 days paid vacation plus paid sick and personal time (prorated upon hire date)
  • 401k with company match
  • 12 paid holidays annually


This is a direct hire, permanent opportunity offering extensive training and internal advancement! If you are qualified and interested in learning more, please forward a copy of your resume to for immediate consideration.


Our client is an affirmative action employer and acknowledges its obligations on behalf of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.



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Express Office: Rochester Hills
811 E South Boulevard
Suite 210
Rochester Hills, MI 48307
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