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Manufacturing & Packaging Specialists - Healthcare/Self-Care Products

Posted: 07/27/2021

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Manufacturing & Packaging Specialists are at the forefront of Perrigo’s mission, which is “To make lives better by bringing Quality Affordable Self-Care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.”  The Manufacturing & Packaging Specialist is a position where you may perform liquid and tablet mixing, tablet coating, tablet compression, or liquid dispensing of over-the-counter (“OTC”) pharmaceuticals, and/or work related to packaging our products. Our environment is dynamic, and we look for the same in new team members. You’ll be successful at Perrigo if you are independent, self-motivated, exhibit a high level of attention to detail, and pride yourself in doing what’s right even when no one is looking.  Perrigo has high standards for providing a safe work environment, and your willingness to work safely and follow established safety protocols is required. If you are looking to start a rewarding career with a great company being a Manufacturing Specialist is the place to begin! 

What you can expect

Specialists perform various operations using specialized equipment to produce a wide range of high-quality pharmaceutical products.  Manufacturing Specialists must adhere to current Good Manufacturing Practices (“cGMP”), thus accuracy and attention to detail are critical in this role.  A strong mechanical aptitude is also required, as Specialists may disassemble, clean, sanitize, and reassemble their own equipment.  Available shifts for these opportunities vary but will be one of the following: second or third shift or 12-hour PM (nights) rotations. Position details and candidate availability for each shift will be discussed during a phone interview with Talent Acquisition.

Basic Qualifications & Requirements


  • A High School diploma (or G.E.D.) is required.
  • Basic math and English communication skills, legible penmanship, and a high level of reading comprehension.
  • A working knowledge of computers.
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check and drug screen.
  • Ability to work 40 hours per week and be available for overtime when necessary.
  • Available for training on various shifts.
  • Must have the ability to follow detailed written and verbal instructions.
  • All Specialists must be able to stand for approximately 85% of their total shift. 
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to include eye protection, hearing protection, half-face and/or Powered Air Purifying Respirators, protective clothing and fall restraint harnesses will be provided if required.


  • Excellent attendance record and work history.
  • A strong mechanical aptitude is highly preferred.


Perrigo offers competitive wages based on experience, including off shift premiums, as well as a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, and vision coverage, paid holidays, 3 weeks paid-time-off, a comprehensive wellness program with an onsite fitness center, tuition reimbursement, 401k employer matching and profit sharing program, and much more!

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