Production Operator Pharma

Location Netherlands
Discipline: Pharmaceutical
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Sayf Idais

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Job ref: 17811
Published: 7 days ago

For one of the biggest pharmaceutical multinationals, we are looking for Production Operators. Their production is organized in a day shift or 2 and 3 shifts.

The team that you will be joining consists of approximately 50 employees, 25 of whom work on Packaging and 25 on Formulation. As Production Operator, you will be responsible for one of the processes in these production departments. Functionally, you will also discuss the production progress with the coordinator or shift manager. The company offers a Permanent contract and is located in Meppel.




  • Works in an orderly and clean manner, immediately clears up unnecessary items in the designated place.
  • Only uses tools as intended. Safety devices on the machines are always used. Defects are always immediately reported to the manager.
  • Works in accordance with procedures and manuals. Checks the critical (process) parameters before, during and after the work.
  • Works accurately and orderly.
  • Works according to the standard and therefore always finishes his/her work on time.
  • Start processes immediately as soon as possible. If it is not possible to work according to the standard, this is immediately reported to the manager so that measures are taken in time to achieve the standard.
  • Understands how machines and equipment work. Can set up machines and equipment, co-produce and resolve minor disruptions.
  • Can disassemble, clean and assemble the machines and equipment without damaging things. Can recognize minor defects and report this to the manager.
  • Documents (logbooks, batch records, status signs) are completed in accordance with the procedure. Checks himself and colleagues for correct completion of documents. Works and cleans according to instructions. Always reports deviations.



  • Technical and competent to independently organize the production process (part processing).
  • MBO level; training in a technical direction or you have Vapro A / B.
  • You are aware of all safety procedures, including Vision on working safely. Works in accordance with these procedures and leads by example.
  • You are aware of GMP rules (GMP I, II and III), follows workplace training courses, works in accordance with procedures (SOP).
  • Can disassemble and assemble production equipment for maintenance or product changes in accordance with procedure and SMED methodology.
  • Can resolve first-line failures. Know when to escalate a deviation to an Operator Mechanic or supervisor


Location: Meppel


Start date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent


You will join growing and innovative organization and will be involved in successful projects with customers all over the world. You are part of a multi-disciplinary team that is continuously creating value for their clients. This is a unique opportunity to develop yourself and to grow within the company. You can expect an attractive salary, benefits, and a lot of growth within this organization.


INTERESTED? Reach out to Sayf Idais for more information by contacting +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or