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Production Operator Injectables - 6 Month Contract

Location: Macquarie Park, New South Wales, Australia
Job reference: R-054547
Posted date: 06/28/2019

At AstraZeneca we believe that innovation needs the right environment in which to flourish. One where our 55,000+ employees at all levels are encouraged to pursue new approaches. We conduct our research across three continents, manufacture in 16 countries and work in over 100 countries while our medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.

AstraZeneca in North Ryde is one of the largest manufacturers of pharmaceutical products in Australia. At our state of the art manufacturing site we produce a range of sterile products that are being distributed to more than 30 countries.

We are currently looking for positively driven individuals to join our Injectables Packaging Team on a 6 month contract to assist with the increase in demand. We currently have availabilities for the shifts below:

  • Day Shift: 6:00am to 2:30pm
  • Afternoon Shift: 2:00pm to 10:30pm
  • Night Shift: 10:00pm to 6:30am

The role will be a Monday to Friday role (9 day fortnight) and you will be playing a pivotal role in the production, finishing, and packaging of high level medicine.

What do we require from you?


A technical diploma, degree or experience is not necessary, but a good attitude is. Are you a quick learner, team player, curious and have high attention to detail? Do you have affinity with computerised manufacturing processes? Ideally you have worked in Manufacturing in the Pharmaceutical (or other regulated) industry.


Our benefits:
Robust training, onsite parking, subsidised canteen and the opportunity to develop your skills and experiences in a multinational pharmaceutical organisation.

Candidate’s will be required to attend an assessment centre for this role.

AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country where the role is advertised.



AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorisation and employment eligibility verification requirements.