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Cardinal Health
Cardinal Health Careers
Sharon Hill, PA 19079
Job Type:
Full Time
Career Level:
Entry Level
Technician I, Chemical/Pharmaceutical Operations (Nights)
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Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH) is a $108 billion health care services company that improves the cost-effectiveness of healthcare. As the business behind healthcare, Cardinal Health helps pharmacies, hospitals and ambulatory care sites focus on patient care while reducing costs, improving efficiency and quality, and increasing profitability. Cardinal Health is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain, providing pharmaceuticals and medical products to more than 60,000 locations each day. The company is also a leading manufacturer of medical and surgical products, including gloves, surgical apparel and fluid management products. In addition, the company supports the growing diagnostic industry by supplying medical products to clinical laboratories and operating the nation's largest network of radiopharmacies that dispense products to aid in the early diagnosis and treatment of disease. Ranked #19 on the Fortune 500, Cardinal Health employs more than 30,000 people worldwide. More information about the company may be found at

JOB TITLE: Technician I, Chemical/Pharmaceutical Operations  (Nights)

At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities.

Family: Chemical/ Pharmaceutical Ops

What Chemical/ Pharmaceutical Ops contributes to Cardinal Health

Operates automatic and manual manufacturing and chemical process equipment of varying complexity in various production processes in accordance with operating procedures. Performs a variety of tasks related to the processing of ingredients and/or pharmaceutical products. Handles raw materials and intermediate or finished products. Mixes compound ingredients for liquid products, suspensions, ointments, mixes, or blends for tablet granulations and capsule powders. May perform general maintenance as required on pumps, homogenizers, filter presses, tablet compression machines, etc. Performs standard operating procedures to meet current good manufacturing practices (GMP). Maintains records as required. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

What is expected of you and others at this level in Manufacturing for functional success

  • Proactively develops and maintains broad knowledge of the technical disciplines in own functional area(s); applies broad knowledge of trends and

  • Collaborates with others and builds strategic alliances globally; negotiates to build broad-based support and/or persuades others in order to

  • Jointly develops practical implementation plans that consider cultural sensitivities with other accountable parties.

  • Champions and leads change initiatives; identifies the best approach for implementing strategic processes in light of cultural and diversity

  • Identifies opportunities to improve efficiency while providing flawless transactions, services and products; manages monetary assets and other resources to optimize cost effectiveness.


Accountabilities in this role

  • Follow and adhere to all cgmps/compliance/regulatory mandates, SOP'S and quality requirements

  • Identify and communicate processing related issues to production supervisor

  • Work in collaboration with colleagues from the same and other departments such as quality, maintenance, and the laboratory

  • Learn and practice FDA regulations as they pertain to the job function

  • Must be able to work night shift roughly 12 midnight-8:30am Sunday-Friday


  • Degree required

  • Effective written and verbal English communication skills required

  • Able to follow detailed processing instructions

  • Lifting: Frequent lifting between 50-75 lbs

  • Ability to manage several tasks at the same time; Ability to focus on tasks ; Ability to evaluate operating conditions ; Ability to exercise sound judgment Personal Protective Equipment

  • 0-6 months of related experience

  • Must be able to work night shift roughly 12 midnight-8:30am Sunday-Friday

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Additional Information:

  • Travel Percentage: 5%