Processing Technologists @ Toronto Region Operations (2017-54)
Toronto - Canada
Posted March 09, 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.

The priority of this role is to safely manufacture high quality pharmaceutical products according to established schedules in accordance with written Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and established Good Manufacturing Practices.

Key Requirements
  • Process/manufacture products in accordance with written processing orders
  • Prepare manufacturing areas and equipment for the production of pharmaceutical products
  • Process/manufacture products in accordance with written processing orders
  • Clean processing equipment and rooms in accordance with written Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and established Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Ensure product quality meets the standards of Patheon, our clients, and applicable regulatory agencies including, but not limited to the Health Products and Food Branch Inspectorate (HPFBI), United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA), and European Medicines Agency (EMEA)
  • Follow the required Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) and Good Manufacturing Practices requirements
  • Other duties as required.
  • High school Diploma
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Proficiency with the English language
  • Must have strong mechanical aptitude and hands-on experience as a Machine Operator within a Manufacturing environment such as Pharmaceutical, Food, Automotive or parts fabrication, Plastics or Steel industries
  • Previous experience within the Pharmaceutical or Food Manufacturing industries considered an asset, including: Operator experience using Granulation equipment (either wet, dry/compaction or any combination of granulation experience), and/or Compression equipment (tablet presses, de-dusters, metal detectors, SOTAX machines, etc.), and/or tablet Coating equipment, and/or Encapsulation machines
  • Must be able to work well with limited supervision in a team environment
  • Must have good organizational, documentation and housekeeping skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to our fundamental principles of Integrity, Respect & Excellence
  • In this role it is essential to perform rotating shift and weekend work (12 hour continental shift rotation)

Help Us Make a Healthier World.

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

Patheon Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the principle of diversity and is particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.

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