Job opportunity – Pharmaceutical Machine Operator at Ascentech Services Limited in Calabar, Cross River State

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Ascentech Services Limited

Position: Pharmaceutical Machine Operator

Industry: Company Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Employment Type: Full-Time

Placement: Calabar, Cross River State

Job Description

Ascentech Services Limited is seeking candidates for a position in Pharmaceutical Machine Operator based in Calabar, Cross River State. If you are interested in this opportunity, please review the details below.

Ascentech Services Limited is a premier provider of recruitment and selection services, dedicated to connecting talented professionals with reputable companies across various industries. Our professional consultants are committed to delivering top-of-the-line executive recruitment and selection services, ensuring the best match between candidates and employers. We strive to create effective solutions using our extensive networks and strong client base, catering to the needs of a range of professionals seeking new career opportunities.

We are currently seeking a skilled and experienced Pharmaceutical Machine Operator to join our client's team in Calabar, Cross River. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in operating high-speed machinery in a pharmaceutical or manufacturing environment. The Pharmaceutical Machine Operator will be responsible for setting up, maintaining, and operating machinery to ensure efficient production. The successful candidate will have a keen eye for detail and the ability to adhere to health and safety regulations, ensuring the smooth and safe operation of the manufacturing process.

As a Pharmaceutical Machine Operator, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the quality and efficiency of the production line. You will be responsible for cleaning and disassembling machines, setting up machinery for production runs, and performing routine maintenance to keep the equipment in optimal working condition. Your attention to detail and adherence to standard operating procedures will ensure the highest standards of product quality and safety.

Job Detail


  • Clean and disassemble machine and its parts, containers, mixers, room after the completion of coating operation as per SOP.
  • Clean Manufacturing Room after the completion of product run as per SOP.
  • Set up the machine.
  • Maintain the machine in good working order, inspect the machine for wear and tear, and have any worn or malfunctioning parts evaluated and reported to Production Supervisor or Manager.
  • Make any machine adjustments necessary as required.
  • Document all set up and cleaning in the log book and other pertinent paperwork.
  • Visually inspect machine as it is running to verify the machine is running within normal and safe operation.
  • Perform any and all additional tasks relating to the operation of the manufacturing department as requested.
  • Follow company policies, cGMP's, and Standard Operating Procedures.

Job Requirements

Before applying, please take the time to thoroughly review and comprehend the job requirements outlined below. Ensuring that you meet all the specified criteria will significantly enhance your candidacy for the Pharmaceutical Machine Operator position at Ascentech Services Limited:


  • 2-3 years of work experience in a pharmaceutical/manufacturing environment.
  • Must have experience operating a pharmaceutical machine.
  • Working knowledge of diverse high-speed machinery and measurement tools (caliper, micrometer etc.).
  • Understanding of production procedures.
  • Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g., constant use of protective gear).

Education Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent; technical degree is a plus.

Experience Requirements

  • 2-3 years of work experience in a pharmaceutical/manufacturing environment.
  • Experience operating a pharmaceutical machine.


  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics, and manuals.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Teamwork and communication skills.
  • Physical stamina and strength.

Salary, Benefits and incentive

Provided below are the offerings in terms of salary, benefits, and incentives awaiting you in the role of Pharmaceutical Machine Operator at Ascentech Services Limited:


NGN 1,200,000 - 2,400,000 per-Year.

Job Benefits

  • Health insurance.
  • Paid time off.
  • Employee wellness programs.
  • Professional development opportunities.

Incentive Compensation

  • Performance-based bonuses.
  • Production target achievement incentives.

Date posted: July 10, 2024

Posted on: Calabar


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Only candidates who meet the qualifications will be contacted. Ascentech Services Limited is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals and strive to create an environment that supports professional growth and development. Join us and be part of a team dedicated to excellence in recruitment and human resource services.