Manufacturing Technician/Lead Operator


Located in Glen Rock, PA

Salary: $19.00 to $22.00/hr

Dress code: Uniforms provided by the company

Length of assignment:  Evaluation hire depending on job performance, attitude, and attendance

Position: Manufacturing Technician/Lead Operator

Job Description: Responsible for assisting in developing, scaling up, and validating processes used for producing specialty drug delivery products in a manner compliant with 21CFR211 and all other relevant regulatory requirements on the ARx packaging lines.

Essential Functions:

  • Work with the manufacturing and process engineers to develop modified and new processes for producing specialized drug delivery therapeutic products. Works in close collaboration on cross-functional teams with Engineering, Operations, and Quality to accomplish successful outcomes. Will work on the packaging line as needed.
  • Provides oversight to the packaging process, including spending significant time on the line and monitoring the process.
  • Performs a variety of technical line tasks with Engineering and Operations guidance, which includes but is not limited to the execution of experimental and validation protocols for packaging in compliance with 21CFR211 regulatory standards.
  • Contributes to designing experiments, conducts experiments, collects data, and performs data analysis and interpretation. Generates reports and makes recommendations based on sound data interpretation.
  • Contributes to generating cleaning processes and change over requirements.
  • Contributes to design records required to support product development and commercial production.
  • Accurately performs work assignments and collects information for computer data analysis.
  • Effectively communicates and interacts with other associates and customers.
  • Participates in problem-solving efforts.
  • Proactively works to develop the foundational knowledge base on relevant process technologies.
  • Develops and maintains awareness of business strategies and plans.
  • Conducts all work activities in a safe, responsible, and professional manner consistent with all company policies, quality system requirements, and relevant regulatory standards.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Supports deviation investigations; develops and implements preventative actions.
  • Participates in training and supports the designs for equipment training.
  • Supports the data collection for the design of equipment recipes for operation.
  • Acts as line lead on the packaging line for manufacturing activities.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Job Specifications:

  • Requires an associate’s degree in technical competency or 5-10 years of mechanical/maintenance work on packaging equipment.
  • cGMP manufacturing environment experience desirable.
  • Capable of learning the practical application of technical skills in areas including but not limited to LEAN manufacturing principles, design control, validation, experimental design, etc.
  • Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Statistical software package capability.
  • Ability to effectively organize thoughts, information, and data; can articulate and convey them (oral and written) concisely and clearly to others.
  • Ability to manage several priorities simultaneously.
  • Time flexibility to occasionally work extended hours as business demands. This is an off-shift opportunity. Must be able to travel as needed to support business. (<25%)
  • Work environment may involve moderate risks or discomforts requiring special safety precautions, e.g., working around moving parts, machines, chemical irritants; may be required to use personal protective equipment such as masks, uniforms, blues, hairnets, gloves, safety glasses/goggles, shields, etc.
  • Ability to function effectively with others in a team environment.

Ways to Apply: 

  • Resumes may be emailed to 
  • Stop by our York office: 2210 E. Market St. York, Pa 17402 Or Hanover: 11 Carlisle Street, Suite 205, Hanover, PA  17331


About Express Employment Professionals:

Express can help you find the type of job that is a perfect fit for your needs and abilities, and you’ll never pay a fee for our services and support.  Whether you’re looking for a full-time position, part-time work, or a more flexible schedule, Express can place you in a wide range of jobs that meet your employment goals including Administrative, Commercial, and Professional positions.  Benefits available to Eligible Express Associates:


  • Medical Plan/Dental Plan
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
  • Holiday Pay (6 Days Observed)
  • 401 (k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Vision/Eyewear Plan
  • Vacation Pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Reimbursement
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Referral Bonuses



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Express Office: York
2210 East Market Street
York, PA 17402
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