Senior Operations Technician
Purpose of the role:
Operations Technician / Senior Operations Technician 1:
The incumbent operates all equipment and facilities in his assigned area safely and efficiently and keeps the same in good state of maintenance. He works
closely in a team, keeping in close contact and in particular, highlights all items bearing on safety, quality and efficiency.
Senior Operations Technician 2 / 3:
The incumbent is primarily responsible for smooth, safe and efficient operations of assigned process stages. He ensures associated facilities are kept in
good maintenance. He assists the production superintendent in giving work directions to technicians and deputies for the superintendent from time to time.
Performs batch / unit or ancillary operations safely and efficiently
following standard operating procedures and as necessary, leads
technicians in unit operations.
Takes in process samples and carries
out checks using analytical instruments.
Do routine mechanical and lubrication checks and where required,
carries out early maintenance and repair using hand tools.
Performs materials handling and movement using hand-pallet trucks,
forklift or other material handling equipment.
Ensures that batch and operating log sheets are correctly recorded and
Communicates clearly with his superintendent and colleagues and at
the end of his shift, hand-over to his senior operations technician
highlighting production status and any items bearing on safety, quality
Diploma certificate from Polytechnic
Holder of ITC / NTC 2 or NTC 3 with some
experience in related field
Familiar with good manufacturing practices,
Trouble shooting skill
Basic awareness of industrial standards
Good knowledge in maintenance and
operating principles of production and utility
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. We have three global businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. Our goal is to be one of the world's most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies.
We are proud of the difference we make. GSK has ranked 1st in the Access to Medicines Index all five times since its launch in 2008 and FORTUNE Magazine ranked us #1 on its 'Change the World list' which recognises companies that have made significant progress in sustainable, scalable approaches to addressing societal problems as part of their company strategy.
GSK has been present in Asia for over 50 years and our commitment to the region is strengthened by the establishment of our purpose-built headquarters for Asia. Situated in Singapore, GSK Asia House is a further step in our long-standing strategy to grow and diversify our company - emphasizing the globally balanced business we have built over the years. To better support Asia, we focus on developing talent to improve our ability to make the right decisions for healthcare professionals, patients and consumers across the region.
GSK was the first pharmaceutical company to set up manufacturing operations in Singapore, growing to be one of GSK's largest manufacturing centres outside of the UK. The Jurong facility manufactures 16 active pharmaceutical ingredients used in a variety of GSK prescription medicines for the treatment of respiratory, HIV, gastro-intestinal, allergy, anti-viral and neurological conditions.
What We Can Offer You
GSK's dedication to the wellbeing of our employees is reflected in the benefits we offer; including healthcare for yourself and dependents, performance related bonus, long term incentives and a host of other flexible offerings you can tailor to your own preferences. We also offer a range of employee health and wellbeing programs including our truly unique Partnership for Prevention program, a global commitment by GSK to provide all employees with up to 40 preventative healthcare services bringing to life our mission to: do more, feel better and live longer.
At GSK we value diversity and treat all candidates equally. We aim to create an inclusive workplace where all employees feel engaged, supportive of one another, and know their work makes an important contribution.
If you would like to join us in innovating and inspiring changes in the industry, we urge you to apply.
Closing date for applications: 31-May-2018
You may apply for this position online by selecting the Apply now button.
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