Pharmaceutical Production team leader – Near Ottawa

Recrutement GK Inc

Are you looking for an interesting and motivating job in the pharmaceutical field? Recruitment GK is currently looking for a Production Team Leader for our client that is located near Ottawa.

With you on the team, we continue our mission to provide unparalleled quality customer service.

With our client, you will have access to:

· An interesting salary between $ 70 000.00 to $ 75 000.00 (depending on experience)

· A complete range of group insurance, from day one (medication, vision, teeth, glasses)

· Participatory RRSP

· Three weeks of vacation 3 weeks from the first year

Your role and responsibilities

· Work closely with the Head of Production Operations

· Responsible for production schedule performance, ensure People, Material and Documentation is ready when needed to meet shift production goals

· Operational responsibility for the meeting targets on each shift.

· Own the daily and weekly targets for an aseptic filling team. This includes scheduling jobs and meeting the production schedule.

· Ensure staff are fully trained and adhere to all SOPs, aseptic behaviours, and safety requirements

· Performance Management of APA equipment operators

· Provides after-hours support for escalations and resolving production issues

· Works with appropriate stakeholders to resolve safety, quality, and efficiency issues

· Build and maintain a highly engaged, productive team of equipment operators

· Expedites receiving and delivery of materials and assists in RFT line clearances

· Interacts primarily with the APA team and with cross-functional teams such as Quality Operations, Engineering Services, Facilities and Maintenance, Materials Management and Purchasing

· Review manufacturing approach and provide process improvement recommendations and oversee process enhancements as requested

· RFT and timely completion of production files

· Any other related duties as requested

What we are looking for:

· Degree in Life Science, Engineering, or related discipline

· Excellent oral and written communication skills

· Minimum one year leading a team in a manufacturing environment

· Minimum of 5 years progressive experience in a GMP environment, preferably in aseptic manufacturing or packaging

· Computer literate with Microsoft Office programs and exposure to SAP

· Demonstrated people management, coaching and leadership skills

· Ability to work rotational shifts

· Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

· Demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $70,000.00-$75,000.00 per year


  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay


  • Bachelor’s Degree (required)


  • Supervision: 1 year (required)
  • Pharmaceutical or food industry: 1 year (required)

Work Location: One location

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