Production Technician - Strip Packaging (1st shift) Fixed Duration Employee

United States of America, Indiana, Indianapolis

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Doing now what patients need next. A pioneer in the development of blood glucose monitoring and insulin delivery systems, Roche Diabetes Care is committed to helping people with diabetes live lives that are as normal and active as possible and helping healthcare professionals manage their patients' condition in an optimal way. The ACCU-CHEK® portfolio-from blood glucose monitoring through information management to insulin delivery - offers innovative products, services and comprehensive solutions for convenient, efficient and effective diabetes management.

Roche is a successful company that can offer exciting career opportunities. We encourage and support your development in areas of your interest which will prepare you for the next level in your career path. We know that people are responsible for our success and we value our employees. Our commitment is to create a work environment where feeling valued, respected, and empowered is a daily experience.

Relocation available!

As a Production Technician – Strip Packaging (1st shift) Fixed Duration Employee you will have key responsibilities supporting manufacturing operations either in the manufacturing, packaging, and/or product labeling areas. You will set up and operate a variety of automatic or semi-automatic machines used in the production of the company's product. You will work from process sheets or written/verbal instructions given by supervisor to perform production tasks. You will also check and inspect operation against predetermined tolerances. You will provide support to an area, person, or program. You will interface with internal customers and perform semi-routine support duties of a specialized nature within an assigned area.

You will also be responsible for maintaining and continuously improving the quality system and achieving quality objectives through daily actions.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining material/supply needs to support production
  • Setting up & operating equipment and processing materials & packaging kits in accordance with standard operating procedures
  • Inspecting products and components to verify completeness of the final device and product information is precise and legible. Inspecting product for quality and adherence to specifications
  • Ensuring full compliance with both GMP and housekeeping standards within packaging area
  • Participating in trouble-shooting and problem solving associated with packaging process
  • Completing and ensuring accuracy of all process orders and associated required documentation, records, and metrics
  • Preparing work centers for appropriate line clearance procedure and conducting regular cleaning in accordance with standard operating procedures
  • May train others in department as needed


  • High School Diploma or equivalency
  • Thorough understanding of the principles and applications of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and ISO
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations
  • Basic computer skills with competency using standard software packages
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Thorough understanding of appropriate safety procedures
  • Detail oriented


  • Specialized training in lean methodology or certification (i.e. six sigma) in particular area, system or equipment (pallet jack, cherry picker, etc.)
  • 1 year of related experience in operations or manufacturing
  • Experience in team oriented work environment
  • Experience in regulated work environment
  • Thorough understanding of appropriate safety, health, and environmental procedures
  • ERP and/or Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) experience
  • Experience working in a Lean Manufacturing environment
  • 1 year of related experience in production or manufacturing assembly in a regulated industry
  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs. occasionally
  • Ability to have flexibility in work schedule when needed

*Colorado residents not eligible*

Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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