Thermo Fisher Scientific Packaging/Labeling Technician II in Greenville, North Carolina

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

How will you make an impact?

Sets-up, operates, adjusts, maintains and cleans all equipment required to inspect, label and package products according to work orders, standard operating procedures and manuals. Assists in guidance of other team members as required.

What will you do?

  • Changes tape on tape machine, adjusts cartoner, tray packer inkjet machines and labelers. Set-ups and challenges Vision system. Set-ups bar code readers and challenge systems. Loads equipment with correct components; changes inserts on cartoner and changes plastic foil on thermoformer.. Operates packaging line efficiently. Clears and cleans equipment as required before and after all operations.

  • Sets-up, cleans and adjusts inspection, labeling and packaging equipment as required for proper operation, including change-over.

  • Performs preventive maintenance including lubrication, fluid level checks and wear inspection, etc.

  • Clears jams and resolves minor problems. Clears and cleans equipment as required before and after all operations

  • Documents set-up activities on both logbooks and batch records. Demonstrates quality consciousness daily by ensuring correctness on all in-process and completed work.

  • Guides and assists checker operators in the efficient and proper operation of equipment. Interacts with other packaging personnel to contribute positively to the orderly and efficient operation of the area.

  • Identifies major equipment problems in a timely fashion and alert mechanic for assistance. Reports any irregularities observed during the inspection, labeling and packaging processes to appropriate supervisory personnel.

How will you get here?


  • High School diploma or equivalent required.


  • Experience in set-up and changeovers.

  • Mechanical experience.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Available to work overtime and/or 12 hours shift.

  • Demonstrated mechanical inclination and computer skills.

  • Ability to identify machine or process problems.

  • Skill in reading, basic math and maintaining accurate records.

  • Show initiative and ability to follow directions.

  • Physical ability to move material and equipment.

  • Good judgement. Attention to detail and alertness.

  • Knowledge in GMP’s and SOP’s concepts.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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