Pfizer Chemical Operator Assistant 3rd shift building 38 in Kalamazoo, Michigan

About Pfizer

A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

Role Description

Performs duties required in operating a variety of equipment used in his/her assigned area of the Division, maintaining responsibility for tasks as assigned. Dependent upon area of assignment. Operates automatic and manual chemical/Fermentation process equipment of varying complexity in various production processes in accordance with operating procedures and batch records. Performs quality control analyses as required to complete in-process batches and identifies variations. Processes generate high pressure and/or temperatures and requires training in hazardous material handling and emergency procedures.


Functional/Technical Knowledge: Knowledge of basic discipline. Limited knowledge of industry practices and standards. Problem Solving and Innovation: Develop solutions to routine problems following established Pfizer policies and procedures.Discretion, Latitude, Level of Independence: Closely supervised. Follows specific, detailed instructions. Impact and Organizational Contribution: Contributes to the completion of routine tasks. Teamwork/Influence: Contacts are primarily within immediate work group or within normal process-related work flow. Time Span of Work: Daily tasks and deliverables. Results can usually be measured on daily or weekly basis.


Education: High school diploma / general education degree (GED) and one year related experience. Candidates with prior experience in a chemical or formulation manufacturing environment preferred and may differentiate candidates during the selection process.PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTSPhysical Demands: Considerable standing, bending, reaching, twisting, kneeling, walking, climbing of stairs and ladders, lifting and moving of containers up to 25 kg. Work Environment: Considerable outside environment. Frequent exposure to airborne particles; hot/cold conditions. Must work near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is loud. Use of hearing, hand, head, feet and eye protection is required.NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS 3rd shift, 7 day a week operation 7 day work schedule.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

Chemical Operator Assistant 3rd shift building 38 Kalamazoo, Michigan 1053596-1852