Careers

The following are our current openings at Pillar5 Pharma.


Tablet/Encapsulation Group Leader (Permanent – Full Time)

Reporting to the Formulations Manager, The Tablet / Encapsulation Group Leader ensures the continuous, safe and efficient production in all Compression and Encapsulation processes.

Responsibilites:

• Oversee and schedule the work of the personnel responsible for the set-up
and operation of the compression, encapsulation and ancillary equipment
• Ensure the maintenance, control, storage and inspection of the tablet tooling according to the approved procedures
• Working in conjunction with the Technical Services department, develop and optimize equipment settings and processes for new product introductions
• Trouble shooting and repair of the compression, encapsulation and ancillary equipment
• Utilize Lean methodologies to identify best practices and drive continuous process improvement within the plant
• Identify and resolve GMP and safety issues within the department
• Perform technical, on the job training, for new operators and set-up personnel for compression, encapsulating and ancillary equipment
• Complete the manufacturing review of tab/cap batch records as well as review of blending and coating batch records in a backup capacity

Qualifications and Requirements:

• Minimum ten years of pharmaceutical manufacturing experience in the optimization, set-up, maintenance, troubleshooting and operation of compression and encapsulating equipment
• Post high school technology diploma in Science or Engineering or high school diploma with additional industrial experience and demonstrated team management skills
• Comprehensive knowledge of the GMP guidelines for the fabrication of solid dosage forms
• Experience with SAP production modules and Tooling Inspection / Analysis software
• Thorough understanding of the techniques and equipment used for compression and encapsulation
• Strong background in Lean Manufacturing concepts including SMED, 5S and OEE
• Knowledge of proper care, control and inspection of tablet tooling
• Strong mechanical, analytical, mathematical and computer skills
• Excellent time management, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills

APPLICATION PROCESS:
Please send your resume by 4:00 p.m., Friday, May 15, 2015 to:

Pillar5 Pharma Inc.
Human Resources
365 Madawaska Blvd.
Arnprior, Ontario K7S 0C9
E-Mail: HR@pillar5pharma.com

We appreciate all interest, however, only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted.

 

Temporary Packagers (Casual – On Call)

The Packaging role is to inspect and pack product in compliance with production, quality, and safety standards.

Qualifications:

• High school diploma
• Ability to multi-task and adapt to change
• Proven ability to follow written procedures and complete accurate documentation
• Demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a team environment
• Capacity to work all shifts and meet the physical demands of the position
• Previous experience in a manufacturing environment would be an asset

Application Process:

Please send your resume to:

Pillar5 Pharma Inc.
Human Resources
365 Madawaska Blvd.
Arnprior, Ontario K7S 0C9
E-Mail: HR@pillar5pharma.com

Thank you for your interest, however, only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted.