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Danaher Corporation Formulations Packaging / Manual Filling Associate in Richmond, Illinois


Job Title:

Formulations Packaging / Manual Filling Associate

FLSA (Exempt or Non-Exempt) US only










Job Reports To:

(Job Title/s)

Department Supervisor

Leica Biosystems Richmond, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Position Summary

The position is responsible for the following: Review work orders and produce product specified on work orders, complete manufacturing paperwork and supporting quality documentation and oversee efficient utilization of equipment and labor within the work cell to meet production schedules. Follow standard work process and department SOP’s. Setting up of equipment per SOP or work instructions.

Major Responsibilities

  • Responsible and accountable for producing quality work to prescribed standards, with a focus on continuous improvement to meet customer commitments on schedule

  • Follows written work instructions. Must maintain a safe work environment by adhering to all safety procedures including those which govern the handling of materials, chemicals, tools, and equipment. Proper use of required PPE

  • Operate equipment such as scales, volumetric glassware, manual dispensing equipment

  • Accurately complete batch record documentation, all appropriate logbook entries, and GMP documentation

  • Perform inspection, labeling, and final packaging of the manufactured product

  • Cleans stills, other equipment, and relevant work areas.

  • Small or light assembly work is required

  • May be required to work overtime (10-hour days) and weekends (Saturdays 6 to 8 hours)

Desired Education, Experience, Skills

Education: High School Diploma/GED required

Experience/Skills: 1-year experience in Healthcare manufacturing setting


  • Relevant industry experience a plus

  • Must be able to pass respirator fit test

  • Intermediate computer skills, including emails and basic spreadsheet (data entry)

  • Ability to maintain clean and orderly workspace

  • Must be goal oriented, results driven

  • Effectively communicate while wearing a respirator mask

  • Must be able to work effectively in a group and independently

  • Self-motivated and willing to accept temporary responsibilities outside of normal job duties

  • Comfortable working in a fast-changing company environment and able to adjust workload based on changing priorities

  • Must be able to perform basic math (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)

Travel: No travel requirements for the position

Language: English

Scope of the Role

Supervisory Responsibility: None

Approximate Direct Reports:


Approximate Indirect Reports:


Financial Responsibility




Internal Relationships:

  • Quality Department

  • Chemical Department Team Lead & Supervisor

External Relationships:

  • None

Physical Demands & Working Environment

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to walk, sit, stand, use hands and fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance, stoop, bend, talk and hear.

  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 45 pounds unassisted

  • Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work environment: While performing the duties of this job, most work is in a manufacturing environment setting. Lighting and temperature are adequate. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate with the occasional noise level to where hearing protection is required. Some instances in the work environment will require use of a full-face respirator. Other PPE that will be required are the following (Employer Supplied); FR (fire retardant) uniform (shirt and pants), safety glasses (prescription or non), ESD safety shoes

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. The incumbent is expected to perform other duties necessary for the effective operation of the department or unit. This job description may be changed at any time.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .