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Pre-weight Technician (PM)

Pre-weight Technicians are responsible for transferring material from one container to another using appropriate equipment and processes under GMP guidelines and as per SOP instructions in safe manner.


What are we looking for?

Pre-weight Technicians are responsible for transferring material from one container to another using appropriate equipment and processes under GMP guidelines and as per SOP instructions in safe manner.

What would you be doing?

  • Pick accurate and approved raw materials from warehouse as per pick-list Dispense by weighing, fill and label individual Raw Materials or Mass as required and directed by the RDS Pre-Weight system prompting and according to GMP procedures.
  • Transferring raw materials from large containers to smaller containers based on low volumes. This process is executed according to GMP compliant procedures.
  • Ability to follow FIFO Follow all safety procedures and wear required PPE (respirators, face shields, eyeglasses, etc.) and report any workplace injuries or accidents Ensure the integrity of chemicals
  • Document all information such as lot codes, scale numbers accurately on picklist and on batch sheets or in system as required Report any discrepancies of RM related issues such as shortages, cross-contaminations, etc.
  • Create labels for all pre-weighed RM while ensuring accuracy
  • Stage pre-weighed RM on skids, racks or at other designated areas Follow all GMP and SOP procedures and documentation of C&S logs, housekeeping logs and other log sheets as required
  • Maintain general housekeeping of pre-weight rooms Able to perform calibration checks for the scales used in pre-weight rooms
  • Report raw material discrepancies to Supervisor Required to perform other duties as assigned Flexibility to work on both shifts if required

What skills and qualifications do you need?

  • High School Diploma is preferred or 2-3 years of pre-weight experience in a pharmaceutical / cosmetic / food manufacturing environment Knowledge and understanding of WHMIS
  • Having forklift driving licence is an added advantage. Individual must be very detailed oriented.
  • Ability to work while wearing a mask or respirator as required Strong English communication skills and math skills (addition, subtraction, division, fractions)
  • Must be able to actively listen and receive coaching as required Individual will be required to learn and adhere to GMP Compliance requirements. Individual must be able to multi-task and can focus on executing priorities as directed by the area Supervisor.
  • Individual must be very detail oriented.
  • The individual will work in the Warehouse/Production facility located in Etobicoke, ON home base office.
  • Constant interaction with a variety of chemicals and chemical products.
  • Ability to lift varying weights of raw materials as required.
  • Must be able to use dollies, fork trucks, and manual pallet jacks
  • Working with unpleasant odors and fumes.
  • Constant heavy lifting and high noise levels.
  • Flammable, combustible, toxic and corrosive chemicals maybe present in the work area.
  • Constant change is to be expected in a high-pressured environment.
  • 2+ years of related experience required.
  • Able to lift a minimum of 50lbs and push/pull 400lbs.
  • Using hands and arms together to move various items
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time.

Still interested?

Kindly send us your resume to We really appreciate your effort in applying to this position. However, only those candidates who have been shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.

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And the serious stuff:

DECIEM is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. We are also committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.
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