Packaging Leader
Cincinnati, OH - USA
Posted March 20, 2017

Join us as We Transform How Pharmaceuticals are Made.

Patheon is looking for people who are passionate about making a difference in people’s lives. Patheon is in need of proven leaders to nurture talent, build effective teams and drive engagement in an environment where people are motivated to do their best for the company, its clients and their patients. To inspire collaboration and innovation.
Packaging Leader

Duties and Responsibilities:



Coordinate and execute the production schedule for Packaging.  Supervise, direct, and lead employees, including Packaging Operators, Group Leaders, and Coordinators.  A fundamental responsibility is to ensure that production is carried out according to established requirements in the areas of GMPs, validation, quality, safety, health and environment.  Position is responsible for achieving and improving upon production standards and controlling costs through budget management, control of processes, and waste reduction.  Establishes and executes schedules to meet client demands.  Develops and trains employees to meet production needs.  Identifies safety, quality, and efficiency improvements and actively supports Patheon Advantage efforts in the area of support.  Demonstrates expertise in computer systems, including SAP and process control.  Maintains and updates all relevant SOPs accurately and in accordance with GMPs.



Key Requirements



Practical knowledge of GMPs and production records.  LPR review, process control experience and knowledge of SAP is desirable. Applicant should demonstrate the ability to motivate, influence and develop team members.  Ability to solve problems and make decisions independently.  Works and communicates well with associates in multiple areas.  Demonstrated verbal and written communications skills. Minimum 3-5 years experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing and/or supervision.  Prior leadership experience is preferred.


Desired Education:  Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, engineering or pharmacy.

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Patheon provides development and manufacturing services for more than 800 pharmaceuticals, including nearly a fifth of the world’s top selling drugs. We’ve helped our clients earn more than twice as many U.S. FDA approvals than any other CDMO. Are you as committed as we are to exceeding expectations with high-quality solutions to complex problems? If so, we want to talk to you about making a healthier world... together. Join us at

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